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
Alaska Anchorage 48.9 51.5 51.4   California Compton 52.5 55.6 58.9
              Concord     55.3
  Fairbanks 52.8         Costa Mesa 57.2 60.0 58.0
              Daly city     50.1
              El Cajon     55.3
Alabama Birmingham 68.9 71.5 74.4     El Segundo 58.5    
              Escondido     50.4
  Huntsville 54.5 58.7 60.3     Fresno 53.9 55.7 56.3
              Glendale     50.2
  Mobile 58.9 64.0 63.0     Hawthorne 61.4 60.4 65.5
              Haward     54.2
              Hemet     58.5
  Montgomery 57.6 59.8 61.3     Inglewood 61.4 61.6 69.4
  Tuscaloosa 65.0   65.8     Long Beach 60.8 61.0 61.1
Arkansas Conway 51.0         Los Angeles 58.0 60.8 61.2
              Merced     57.9
  Fayetteville 62.3 63.9 64.5     Mt. View     61.1
  Fort Smith 52.9 58.8 56.0     Newport Beach 57.5 54.9 52.5
  Hot Springs 59.8         Oakland 66.0 66.0 69.1
              Oceanside     51.2
  Jonesboro 51.1         Palm Springs 66.0    
  Little Rock 59.5 65.2 64.9     Pasadena 58.8 59.3 62.0
              Redding     53.4
              Redlands     52.9
              Redondo Beach     60.5
              Redwood City     55.7
              Richmond     55.0
  North Little Rock 58.1         Riverside 49.8 50.4 50.7
Arizona Avondale     52.5            
  Flagstaff 56.0         Sacramento 61.6 63.1 62.0
  Glendale 46.5 50.4 51.5     San Bernardino 55.1 58.0 59.0
  Mesa 47.3 51.8 50.0     San Diego 55.4 56.5 58.1
  Phoenix 53.1 58.1 57.7     San Francisco 64.8 68.3 68.0
          San Leandro     56.1
  Prescott 51.7         San Mateo 53.1 54.6 52.8
Scottsdale 50.4 52.2 54.7     Santa Barbara 60.4 60.8 67.3
  Sedona 51.0         Santa Monica 72.5 75.1 70.7
  Tempe 61.6 60.0 63.0     Santa Rosa 53.1 56.3 56.8
  Tucson 60.3 63.6 65.4     Stockton 51.9 56.6 55.8
            Vallejo     52.7
            Ventura     55.2
            Vista     53.3
            West Hollywood 83.6    
California Alameda 56.3 57.2 55.9     Whittier 54.0
  Alhambra     59.9            
  Antioch     50.1            
  Berkeley 71.7 69.5 70.7            
  Burbank 57.2 58.1 56.3            
  Chico --    69.4 62.0            
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