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Portland, Maine Household Makeup and Size

Portland, Maine Household Makeup and Size


2012 Household Family Makeup Statistics Portland, ME Maine United States
Family HH 42.82% 62.23% 66.51%
Non-Family HH 57.18% 37.77% 33.49%
Family Households
Married Family HH 29.95% 47.91% 48.14%
Other Family HH 12.87% 14.32% 18.37%
Other Family Households
Male Householder, No Wife Present 3.33% 4.44% 4.98%
Female Householder, No Husband Present 9.54% 9.88% 13.39%
Married Family Households
With Children Under 18 11.88% 17.09% 21.18%
No Children Under 18 18.07% 30.82% 26.96%
Other Family Households
Male Householder, No Wife Present with Children Under 18 1.81% 2.85% 2.85%
Male Householder, No Wife Present with No Children 1.52% 1.59% 2.14%
Female Householder, No Husband Present with Children Under 18 6.13% 6.52% 8.65%
Female Householder, No Husband Present with No Children 3.42% 3.36% 4.74%
Non-Family Households
Male Householder 24.9% 17.18% 15.74%
Female Householder 32.28% 20.6% 17.75%
Married Family Households
With Children Under 18 11.88% 17.09% 21.18%
No Children Under 18 18.07% 30.82% 26.96%
2012 Household Size Statistics Portland, ME Maine United States
Households 30,813 556,552 118,025,427
Households 2010 30,735 557,219 116,716,292
Households 2000 29,714 518,201 105,479,959
Households 1990 28,102 465,720 91,986,210
5 Year Households Projection (2017) 32,256 581,158 123,901,241
Household Growth Since 2010 0.25% -0.12% 1.12%
Household Growth Since 2000 3.7% 7.4% 11.89%
Household Growth Since 1990 9.65% 19.5% 28.31%
Average Household Size 2.07 2.32 2.58
Median Household Size 2.3 2.55 2.71
1 Person 40.63% 28.99% 26.63%
2 Person 32.88% 38.22% 32.86%
3 Person 13.72% 15.15% 16.08%
4 Person 8.23% 11.42% 13.27%
5 Person 2.57% 4.09% 6.46%
6 Person 0.94% 1.39% 2.69%
7 or More Person 1.01% 0.73% 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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