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Population Data

Population - Household Type Trends, Chester County

Source: US Census Bureau (see below).

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Chester County, Households and Families 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017
Households 171,439 173,033 175,369 176,607 178,842 184,160 184,245 184,574 186,430 186,144 188,121 187,188 189,506
Families (Family Households) 121,719 123,571 119,539 127,506 126,504 129,847 128,650 129,045 132,245 128,807 134,796 131,367 133,783
Non-Family Housholds 49,720 49,462 55,830 49,551 52,338 54,313 55,595 55,529 54,185 57,377 53,325 55,821 55,723
Chester County, Married Couple Families
Married-couple family, with own children under 18 years 47,909 47,919 47,605 52,233 49,797 51,228 50,441 47,140 47,289 47,944 46,515 43,928 48,817
Married-couple family, no children under 18 years 53,631 55,275 52,135 56,544 53,920 56,831 57,517 60,844 60,663 58,970 64,991 59,743 64,051
Chester County, Single Parent Families
Single parent family, with own children under 18 years* 11,169 10,957 10,369 9,233 11,624 11,418 10,753 11,610 12,022 9,886 12,194 13,215 10,553
Non Family Households
Housholder living alone* 9,010 9,420 9,430 9,046 11,163 10,370 9,939 9,451 12,271 12,007 11,096 14,481 10,362
Other non-Family 40,710 40,042 46,400 40,505 41,175 43,943 45,656 46,078 41,914 45,330 42,229 41,340 45,361

* Categories calculated by summing census data.

S1101, HOUSEHOLDS AND FAMILIES, 2005 to 2017 American Community Survey 1-Year Estimates; B11003, FAMILY TYPE BY PRESENCE AND AGE OF OWN CHILDREN UNDER 18 YEARS, Universe: Families, 2005 to 2017 American Community Survey 1-Year Estimates

Last Updated: Data accessed Jan. 2019