U.S. metropolitan areas with the highest percentage of female-headed households 2019

This statistic shows the 50 metropolitan areas with the highest percentage of female-headed family households in the United States in 2019. The McAllen-Edinburg-Mission metropolitan area, located on the Texas-Mexico border, was ranked first with 22.08 percent of households led by single mothers in 2019.

Top 50 metropolitan areas with the highest percentage of female-headed family households in the United States in 2019

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Source

Release date

September 2020

Region

United States

Survey time period

2019

Age group

15 years and older

Supplementary notes

Female family households includes only female-headed households with no spouse present.
Percentages calculated by Statista based on values provided by the source.

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