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San Jose, California Household Makeup and Size

San Jose, California Household Makeup and Size


2012 Household Family Makeup Statistics San Jose, CA California United States
Family HH 73.1% 68.99% 66.51%
Non-Family HH 26.9% 31.01% 33.49%
Family Households
Married Family HH 53.95% 49.09% 48.14%
Other Family HH 19.15% 19.9% 18.37%
Other Family Households
Male Householder, No Wife Present 6.03% 5.98% 4.98%
Female Householder, No Husband Present 13.11% 13.92% 13.39%
Married Family Households
With Children Under 18 29.21% 24.74% 21.18%
No Children Under 18 24.74% 24.35% 26.96%
Other Family Households
Male Householder, No Wife Present with Children Under 18 3.1% 3.41% 2.85%
Male Householder, No Wife Present with No Children 2.93% 2.58% 2.14%
Female Householder, No Husband Present with Children Under 18 7.56% 8.55% 8.65%
Female Householder, No Husband Present with No Children 5.56% 5.37% 4.74%
Non-Family Households
Male Householder 12.91% 14.76% 15.74%
Female Householder 14% 16.25% 17.75%
Married Family Households
With Children Under 18 29.21% 24.74% 21.18%
No Children Under 18 24.74% 24.35% 26.96%
2012 Household Size Statistics San Jose, CA California United States
Households 299,440 12,762,670 118,025,427
Households 2010 293,379 12,577,498 116,716,292
Households 2000 272,853 11,502,856 105,479,959
Households 1990 248,709 10,397,773 91,986,210
5 Year Households Projection (2017) 314,433 13,384,752 123,901,241
Household Growth Since 2010 2.07% 1.47% 1.12%
Household Growth Since 2000 9.74% 10.95% 11.89%
Household Growth Since 1990 20.4% 22.74% 28.31%
Average Household Size 3.1 2.9 2.58
Median Household Size 3.33 2.93 2.71
1 Person 19.08% 23% 26.63%
2 Person 27.33% 29.04% 32.86%
3 Person 17.93% 16.43% 16.08%
4 Person 16.78% 14.8% 13.27%
5 Person 8.66% 8.28% 6.46%
6 Person 4.59% 4.15% 2.69%
7 or More Person 5.64% 4.3% 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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