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Table 14.I.G

Occupied Housing Units
By Household Size

U.S. and New York1

 
     
 

 

 

Household Size

2012  
  U.S. New York¹  
 
Occupied
Housing
Units
Owner
Occupied
Housing
Units
Renter
Occupied
Housing
Units
Occupied
Housing
Units
Owner
Occupied
Housing
Units
Renter
Occupied
Housing
Units
 
  Total
115,969,540
74,119,256
41,850,284
6,872,526
3,529,896
3,342,630
 
    1-person household
27.8%
22.8%
36.8%
28.3%
21.5%
35.6%
 
    2-person household
33.7%
37.6%
26.6%
28.8%
30.8%
26.8%
 
    3-person household
15.7%
15.8%
15.3%
16.8%
17.5%
16.0%
 
    4-or-more-person household
22.9%
23.8%
21.3%
26.1%
30.3%
21.6%
 
  Total Percentage
100%
100%
100%
100%
100%
100%
 
     
 

 

 

Household Size

2011  
  U.S. New York¹  
 
Occupied
Housing
Units
Owner
Occupied
Housing
Units
Renter
Occupied
Housing
Units
Occupied
Housing
Units
Owner
Occupied
Housing
Units
Renter
Occupied
Housing
Units
 
  Total
114,991,725
74,264,435
40,727,290
6,789,943
3,472,909
3,317,034
 
    1-person household
27.7%
22.6%
37.0%
27.9%
20.8%
35.5%
 
    2-person household
33.6%
37.4%
26.6%
28.9%
31.1%
26.7%
 
    3-person household
15.7%
15.9%
15.3%
16.8%
17.6%
15.9%
 
    4-or-more-person household
23.0%
24.0%
21.1%
26.4%
30.5%
22.0%
 
  Total Percentage
100%
100%
100%
100%
100%
100%
 
     
 

 

 

Household Size

2010  
  U.S. New York¹  
 
Occupied
Housing
Units
Owner
Occupied
Housing
Units
Renter
Occupied
Housing
Units
Occupied
Housing
Units
Owner
Occupied
Housing
Units
Renter
Occupied
Housing
Units
 
  Total
114,567,419
74,873,372
39,694,047
6,800,883
3,547,755
3,253,128
 
    1-person household
27.4%
22.3%
37.0%
27.6%
20.6%
35.3%
 
    2-person household
33.4%
37.1%
26.5%
28.9%
30.7%
26.9%
 
    3-person household
15.8%
16.1%
15.3%
16.7%
17.5%
15.9%
 
    4-or-more-person household
23.3%
24.4%
21.3%
26.8%
31.2%
21.9%
 
  Total Percentage
100%
100%
100%
100%
100%
100%
 
     
  1New York - Comprises New York City - Nothern New Jersey - Long Island, NY-NJ-PA Metropolitan Statistical Area  
     
     
 

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Source:
U.S. Census - American Community Survey (Table S2501)

 

 

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