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    United States Map Graphic: Percentage of Single-Person Households by Metro Area by JoeInSouthernCA, via Flickr

  • Rita Martha

    I'm about to add a percentage to Nashville. :)

  • William Paid

    Urban areas have a higher percentage of people living alone. Do you live alone?

  • Jackie I.

    Americans are now within mere percentage points of being a majority single nation: Only 51% of adults today are married, according to census data. And 28% of all households now consist of just one person -- the highest level in U.S. history. That second statistic may appear less dramatic than the first, but it's actually changing much faster: The percentage of Americans living by themselves has doubled since 1960.

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