Number of households in the United States in 2018, by type (in millions)

Number of U.S. households 2018, by type This graph shows the number of households in the United States in 2018, by type. In 2018, about 83.09 million family households were counted in the United States.
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Household typeNumber of households in millions
Family households83.09
Husband-wife households61.24
Husband-wife households with own children31.35
Husband-wife households without own children29.89
Male householder, with own children3.88
Male householder, without own children2.54
Female householder, with own children12.81
Female householder, without own children2.62
Household typeNumber of households in millions
Family households83.09
Husband-wife households61.24
Husband-wife households with own children31.35
Husband-wife households without own children29.89
Male householder, with own children3.88
Male householder, without own children2.54
Female householder, with own children12.81
Female householder, without own children2.62
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This graph shows the number of households in the United States in 2018, by type. In 2018, about 83.09 million family households were counted in the United States.
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Release date
November 2018
Region
United States
Survey time period
2018
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According to the definition by the U.S. Census Bureau a household "includes all of the people who occupy a housing unit. One person in each household is designated as the “householder.” In most cases, this is the person, or one of the people, in whose name the home is owned, being bought, or rented."
In follow-up a family "consists of a householder and one or more other people living in the same household who are related to the householder by birth, marriage, or adoption."
"A nonfamily household consists of a householder living alone or with nonrelatives only, for example, with roommates or an unmarried partner."
Data has been taken from Tables F1, H1 and H3.
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