Unmarried Majority Cities

The 2000 Census and American Community Surveys show that most households in these cities are headed by unmarried adults.

State City % of households headed by
unmarried adults
2000 Census
% of households headed by
unmarried adults
2005 ACS
% of households headed by
unmarried adults
2008 ACS
  State City % of households headed by
unmarried adults
2000 Census
% of households
headed by
unmarried adults
2005 ACS
% of households
headed by
unmarried adults
2008 ACS
Colorado Aurora 53.1 55.6 58.9   Florida Hollywood 58.5 58.9 62.7
  Boulder 66.7 64.3 66.3     Jacksonville 53.3 56.5 56.3
  Colorado Springs 48.6 55.1 51.5     Lakeland 56.4 54.8 57.3
              Largo     61.0
              Lauderhill     58.1
  Denver 65.3 65.6 66.6     Melbourne 56.2 59.6 62.4
  Fort Collins 55.1 60.7 56.2     Miami 63.4 68.3 66.2
  Greeley 51.3 52.2 57.2     Miami Beach 72.6 75.7 74.1
              Miami Gardens     58.6
  Lakewood 54.9 60.4 58.3     Orlando 67.6 67.6 67.2
  Pueblo 55.5 58.3 58.6     Pensacola 60.3 64.0  
              Plantation     52.6
Connecticut Bridgeport 65.0 68.8 67.0     Pompano Beach 62.6 63.1 64.5
  Bristol 50.4         St. Petersburg 61.7 64.1 64.5
  Danbury     51.2     Sunrise     57.9
  Hartford 74.7 79.2 76.6     Tallahassee 69.9 70.3 71.3
  New Britain 63.4 63.5 71.8     Tampa 63.6 65.6 64.1
  New Haven 72.5 70.6 74.6     West Palm Beach 65.7 70.3 67.4
  Norwalk 52.1 53.1 52.2   Georgia Albany 63.4 65.9 67.7
              Athens     69.1
  Stamford 51.5 52.5 51.6     Atlanta 75.5 78.2 76.6
  Waterbury 61.2 62.7 62.6     Columbus 55.3 59.8 59.9
Delaware Dover 59.6         Macon 67.0 73.7 69.1
Wilmington 73.4 75.7 76.9   Marietta 64.6   67.3
              Sandy Springs     54.0
Florida Boca Raton 46.9 56.1 52.0     Savannah 64.8 68.8 71.1
  Boynton Beach 54.6 58.2 68.0   Hawaii Hilo 51.5    
  Clearwater 58.3 60.4 58.9     Honolulu 54.5 55.0 56.0
  Davie town     53.3            
  Daytona 69.9                
  Deerfield Beach     69.7            
  Ft. Lauderdale 67.8 70.2 69.9            
  Gainesville 67.5 76.9 73.6           next page