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Raleigh, North Carolina Household Makeup and Size

Raleigh, North Carolina Household Makeup and Size


2012 Household Family Makeup Statistics Raleigh, NC North Carolina United States
Family HH 55.81% 66.77% 66.51%
Non-Family HH 44.19% 33.23% 33.49%
Family Households
Married Family HH 38.46% 48.23% 48.14%
Other Family HH 17.35% 18.55% 18.37%
Other Family Households
Male Householder, No Wife Present 3.67% 4.6% 4.98%
Female Householder, No Husband Present 13.69% 13.95% 13.39%
Married Family Households
With Children Under 18 18.63% 20.72% 21.18%
No Children Under 18 19.83% 27.51% 26.96%
Other Family Households
Male Householder, No Wife Present with Children Under 18 2.11% 2.73% 2.85%
Male Householder, No Wife Present with No Children 1.56% 1.87% 2.14%
Female Householder, No Husband Present with Children Under 18 9.75% 9.28% 8.65%
Female Householder, No Husband Present with No Children 3.94% 4.66% 4.74%
Non-Family Households
Male Householder 19.31% 14.97% 15.74%
Female Householder 24.88% 18.26% 17.75%
Married Family Households
With Children Under 18 18.63% 20.72% 21.18%
No Children Under 18 19.83% 27.51% 26.96%
2012 Household Size Statistics Raleigh, NC North Carolina United States
Households 151,307 3,807,990 118,025,427
Households 2010 145,264 3,745,155 116,716,292
Households 2000 111,235 3,131,999 105,479,959
Households 1990 92,592 2,517,576 91,986,210
5 Year Households Projection (2017) 166,480 4,040,601 123,901,241
Household Growth Since 2010 4.16% 1.68% 1.12%
Household Growth Since 2000 36.02% 21.58% 11.89%
Household Growth Since 1990 63.41% 51.26% 28.31%
Average Household Size 2.34 2.48 2.58
Median Household Size 2.6 2.67 2.71
1 Person 32.02% 27% 26.63%
2 Person 32.23% 34.21% 32.86%
3 Person 15.6% 16.74% 16.08%
4 Person 12.27% 13.06% 13.27%
5 Person 4.66% 5.63% 6.46%
6 Person 1.91% 2.1% 2.69%
7 or More Person 1.31% 1.25% 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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