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Phoenix, Arizona Household Makeup and Size

Phoenix, Arizona Household Makeup and Size


2012 Household Family Makeup Statistics Phoenix, AZ Arizona United States
Family HH 64.13% 66.07% 66.51%
Non-Family HH 35.87% 33.93% 33.49%
Family Households
Married Family HH 42.25% 47.85% 48.14%
Other Family HH 21.89% 18.22% 18.37%
Other Family Households
Male Householder, No Wife Present 6.93% 5.67% 4.98%
Female Householder, No Husband Present 14.96% 12.55% 13.39%
Married Family Households
With Children Under 18 21.3% 20.27% 21.18%
No Children Under 18 20.95% 27.57% 26.96%
Other Family Households
Male Householder, No Wife Present with Children Under 18 4.42% 3.56% 2.85%
Male Householder, No Wife Present with No Children 2.5% 2.11% 2.14%
Female Householder, No Husband Present with Children Under 18 10.66% 8.58% 8.65%
Female Householder, No Husband Present with No Children 4.29% 3.97% 4.74%
Non-Family Households
Male Householder 18.48% 16.67% 15.74%
Female Householder 17.39% 17.26% 17.75%
Married Family Households
With Children Under 18 21.3% 20.27% 21.18%
No Children Under 18 20.95% 27.57% 26.96%
2012 Household Size Statistics Phoenix, AZ Arizona United States
Households 522,577 2,425,875 118,025,427
Households 2010 511,570 2,380,990 116,716,292
Households 2000 465,735 1,901,341 105,479,959
Households 1990 371,687 1,372,003 91,986,210
5 Year Households Projection (2017) 561,545 2,592,749 123,901,241
Household Growth Since 2010 2.15% 1.89% 1.12%
Household Growth Since 2000 12.2% 27.59% 11.89%
Household Growth Since 1990 40.6% 76.81% 28.31%
Average Household Size 2.76 2.63 2.58
Median Household Size 2.93 2.69 2.71
1 Person 27.06% 26.06% 26.63%
2 Person 29.68% 34.6% 32.86%
3 Person 15.29% 14.52% 16.08%
4 Person 13.01% 12.26% 13.27%
5 Person 7.36% 6.7% 6.46%
6 Person 3.97% 3.26% 2.69%
7 or More Person 3.62% 2.61% 2.01%

Family Household: A family household is a household maintained by a householder who is in a family, and includes any unrelated people (unrelated subfamily members and/or secondary individuals) who may be residing there.

Married Family Household: A married family household consists of a married householder and one or more other persons living in the same household who are related to the householder by birth, marriage or adoption.

Other Family Household: An other family household consists of a householder and one or more other persons living in the same household who are related to the householder by birth or adoption. These households may have a Male Householder with No Wife Present and/or Female Householder with No Husband Present.

Non-Family Household: A non-family household consists of a householder living alone (a one-person household) or where the householder shares the home exclusively with people to whom he/she is not related.

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