Marital Status in Avery County, North Carolina (County)

Marital Status#1

Percentage of population aged 15 and older.
Scope: population of North Carolina and Avery County
Female Male
North Carolina
Avery County
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50% 0% 50% F M Never Married Married Separated/Divorced Widowed -20.373588% -27.510793% -20.373588% 20% 20.373588% 12.222509% 27.510793% 5.893680% 32.596097% 33% 1,407 2,756 -50.762862% -5.709770% -47.429834% -56.472632% 56% 50.762862% 47.429834% 4.598382% 50.762862% 51% 3,900 4,292 -12.467420% -12.026640% -3.280016% -12.467420% 12% 12.467420% 1.465165% 12.026640% 13.932584% 14% 861 1,178 -2.708457% -7.977903% -2.540671% -7.212047% -10.686360% 11% 2.708457% 2.540671% 2.708457% 3% 738 229

Detailed Marital Status#2

Percentage of population aged 15 and older.
Scope: population of North Carolina and Avery County
Female Male
North Carolina
Avery County
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40% 20% 0% 20% 40% F M Never Married Now Married Separated Absent Spouse Widowed Divorced -20.373588% -27.510793% -20.373588% 20% 20.373588% 12.222509% 27.510793% 5.893680% 32.596097% 33% 1,407 2,756 -46.351271% -8.832627% -45.334750% -55.183898% 55% 46.351271% 45.334750% 4.125936% 46.351271% 46% 3,811 3,919 -1.360142% -0.884283% -2.754949% -0.720879% -2.244425% 2% 1.360142% 2.754949% 1.360142% 1% 155 115 -1.288734% -2.095084% -1.288734% 1% 1.288734% 3.122856% 2.095084% 0.472445% 4.411591% 4% 89 373 -2.708457% -7.977903% -2.540671% -7.212047% -10.686360% 11% 2.708457% 2.540671% 2.708457% 3% 738 229 -10.222994% -9.271691% -2.559137% -10.222994% 10% 10.222994% 2.349448% 9.271691% 12.572442% 13% 706 1,063

The Married by Sex and Age#4

Percentage of age and sex cohort.
Scope: population of North Carolina and Avery County
Female
Male
0% 20% 40% 60% 80% F M 85+ 75 - 84 65 - 74 60 - 64 55 - 59 50 - 54 45 - 49 40 - 44 35 - 39 30 - 34 25 - 29 20 - 24 18 - 19 15 - 17 36.150% 36.2% 51.304% 51.3% 47.227% 47.2% 81.250% 81.3% 64.985% 65.0% 78.563% 78.6% 64.242% 64.2% 61.136% 61.1% 74.927% 74.9% 77.358% 77.4% 67.742% 67.7% 60.526% 60.5% 53.945% 53.9% 61.588% 61.6% 80.186% 80.2% 56.192% 56.2% 89.357% 89.4% 45.037% 45.0% 75.626% 75.6% 40.979% 41.0% 41.099% 41.1% 30.726% 30.7% 20.930% 20.9% 11.851% 11.9% 0.000% 0% 0.000% 0% 0.000% 0% 0.000% 0%

The Divorced1 by Sex and Age#5

Percentage of age and sex cohort.
Scope: population of North Carolina and Avery County
Female
Male
0% 5% 10% 15% 20% 25% 30% F M 85+ 75 - 84 65 - 74 60 - 64 55 - 59 50 - 54 45 - 49 40 - 44 35 - 39 30 - 34 25 - 29 20 - 24 18 - 19 15 - 17 0.000% 0% 13.913% 13.9% 1.513% 1.51% 9.167% 9.17% 12.667% 12.7% 13.557% 13.6% 21.010% 21.0% 20.927% 20.9% 11.662% 11.7% 12.007% 12.0% 19.694% 19.7% 25.208% 25.2% 31.009% 31.0% 22.407% 22.4% 15.851% 15.9% 27.453% 27.5% 8.635% 8.63% 17.481% 17.5% 10.023% 10.0% 3.916% 3.92% 15.445% 15.4% 7.402% 7.40% 8.915% 8.91% 0.000% 0% 0.000% 0% 0.000% 0% 0.000% 0% 0.000% 0%

The Never Married by Sex and Age#6

Percentage of age and sex cohort.
Scope: population of North Carolina and Avery County
Female
Male
0% 20% 40% 60% 80% 100% F M 85+ 75 - 84 65 - 74 60 - 64 55 - 59 50 - 54 45 - 49 40 - 44 35 - 39 30 - 34 25 - 29 20 - 24 18 - 19 15 - 17 9.390% 9.39% 0.000% 0% 3.193% 3.19% 0.833% 0.83% 5.664% 5.66% 1.970% 1.97% 6.061% 6.06% 11.061% 11.1% 7.143% 7.14% 9.605% 9.61% 4.414% 4.41% 11.080% 11.1% 7.706% 7.71% 15.749% 15.7% 3.963% 3.96% 14.836% 14.8% 2.008% 2.01% 37.481% 37.5% 14.351% 14.4% 54.266% 54.3% 43.455% 43.5% 61.872% 61.9% 70.155% 70.2% 88.149% 88.1% 100.000% 100% 100.000% 100% 100.000% 100% 100.000% 100%

The Widowed by Sex and Age#7

Percentage of age and sex cohort.
Scope: population of North Carolina and Avery County
Female
Male
0% 10% 20% 30% 40% 50% F M 85+ 75 - 84 65 - 74 60 - 64 55 - 59 50 - 54 45 - 49 40 - 44 35 - 39 30 - 34 25 - 29 20 - 24 18 - 19 15 - 17 54.460% 54.5% 34.783% 34.8% 48.067% 48.1% 8.750% 8.75% 16.684% 16.7% 5.910% 5.91% 8.687% 8.69% 6.876% 6.88% 6.268% 6.27% 1.029% 1.03% 8.149% 8.15% 3.186% 3.19% 7.339% 7.34% 0.256% 0.26% 0.000% 0% 1.519% 1.52% 0.000% 0% 0.000% 0% 0.000% 0% 0.839% 0.84% 0.000% 0% 0.000% 0% 0.000% 0% 0.000% 0% 0.000% 0% 0.000% 0% 0.000% 0% 0.000% 0%

The Married by Age#8

Percentage of age cohort. Gray areas represent percentile bands from the counties in North Carolina.
Scope: population of North Carolina and Avery County
Avery County
North Carolina
Percentile:
0th - 100th
10th - 90th
20th - 80th
30th - 70th
40th - 60th
0% 10% 20% 30% 40% 50% 60% 70% Count 85+ 75 - 84 65 - 74 60 - 64 55 - 59 50 - 54 45 - 49 40 - 44 35 - 39 30 - 34 25 - 29 20 - 24 18 - 19 15 - 17 136 671 1,309 727 965 836 775 825 749 625 377 197 0 0

Marital Status by Race#9

Percentage of each ethno-racial group.
Scope: population of North Carolina and Avery County
Avery County
North Carolina
Divorced
Widowed
Separated
Married
Never Married
50% 0% 50% Count White 1 Mixed 2 Other 2 White Hispanic Black 2 Asian 2 -23.406040% -1.792251% -10.784015% -24.101871% -2.537553% -10.913186% -35.982306% 36% 57.352044% 6.665650% 55.617449% 6.829940% 64.017694% 64% 13,112 13.1k -33.147632% -1.253482% -22.562674% -49.260972% -3.192333% -10.480537% -56.963788% 57% 35.376045% 7.660167% 33.687381% 3.378777% 43.036212% 43% 718 -35.763098% -0.911162% -21.640091% -42.370579% -4.145744% -7.128314% -58.314351% 58% 41.685649% 0.000000% 43.619392% 2.735971% 41.685649% 42% 439 -55.813953% -3.197674% -0.290698% -39.272116% -3.599119% -5.663358% -59.302326% 59% 40.697674% 0.000000% 49.470803% 1.994603% 40.697674% 41% 344 -66.233766% -1.587302% -13.997114% -45.358105% -4.974237% -11.834700% -81.818182% 82% 12.698413% 5.483405% 31.330131% 6.502826% 18.181818% 18% 693 -87.272727% -29.101640% -1.074560% -4.235165% -87.272727% 87% 12.727273% -0.000000% 0.000000% -0.000000% 62.391575% 3.197060% 12.727273% 13% 55

Map of Marital Status by County Subdivision in Avery County

Married Marital Status by County Subdivision#10

Married as a percentage of the population (%):
0%15%30%45%60%75%

Separated/Divorced Marital Status by County Subdivision#11

Separated/Divorced as a percentage of the population (%):
0%14%29%43%58%72%

Widowed Marital Status by County Subdivision#12

Widowed as a percentage of the population (%):
0.0%2.4%4.8%7.3%9.7%12.2%

Never Married Marital Status by County Subdivision#13

Never Married as a percentage of the population (%):
0%8%17%25%34%43%
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Map of Marital Status by Tract in Avery County

Married Marital Status by Tract#14

Married as a percentage of the population (%):
44.4%47.5%50.6%53.8%56.9%60.1%

Separated/Divorced Marital Status by Tract#15

Separated/Divorced as a percentage of the population (%):
8.4%10.3%12.1%13.9%15.8%17.7%

Widowed Marital Status by Tract#16

Widowed as a percentage of the population (%):
3.0%4.2%5.4%6.6%7.8%9.0%

Never Married Marital Status by Tract#17

Never Married as a percentage of the population (%):
18%23%29%34%39%45%
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Map of Marital Status by Block Group in Avery County

Married Marital Status by Block Group#18

Married as a percentage of the population (%):
26%37%48%58%69%80%

Separated/Divorced Marital Status by Block Group#19

Separated/Divorced as a percentage of the population (%):
2.6%6.6%10.6%14.6%18.6%22.7%

Widowed Marital Status by Block Group#20

Widowed as a percentage of the population (%):
2.2%5.4%8.6%11.7%14.9%18.1%

Never Married Marital Status by Block Group#21

Never Married as a percentage of the population (%):
6%17%29%40%51%63%
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Marital Status by Place in Avery County

There are 8 places that are fully or partially contained within Avery County (6 fully and 2 partially). This section compares all 8 of those to each other, Avery County, and other entities that contain or substantially overlap with Avery County.

Married by Place#22

Percentage of population.
Scope: population of Avery County, selected places in Avery County, and entities that contain Avery County
0% 20% 40% 60% 80% Count # Grandfather Beech Mtn Seven Devils Crossnore Elk Park Avery County Avery Sugar Mtn N Carolina United States South South Atlantic Newland Banner Elk 80.769231% 80.769231% 81% 42 1 77.358491% 77.358491% 77% 369 2 73.039216% 73.039216% 73% 149 3 63.387978% 63.387978% 63% 116 4 59.136213% 59.136213% 59% 178 5 53.329861% 53.329861% 53% 8,192 53.329861% 53.329861% 53% 8,192 52.250000% 52.250000% 52% 209 6 49.643815% 49.643815% 50% 3,846,652 3.85M 48.785996% 48.785996% 49% 122,161,506 122M 48.708847% 48.708847% 49% 45,238,698 45.2M 48.064557% 48.064557% 48% 23,622,776 23.6M 47.707980% 47.707980% 48% 281 7 32.965009% 32.965009% 33% 358 8

Marital Status by County Subdivision in Avery County

There are 19 county subdivisions in Avery County. This section compares all 19 of those to each other, Avery County, and other entities that contain or substantially overlap with Avery County.

Married by County Subdivision#26

Percentage of population.
Scope: population of Avery County, selected county subdivisions in Avery County, and entities that contain Avery County
0% 20% 40% 60% Count # Hughes Frank Pineola Minneapolis Montezuma Newland No. 1 Plumtree Altamont Elk Pk Beech Mtn Roaring Crk Pyatte Avery County Avery Linville N Carolina United States South Cranberry South Atlantic Newland No. 2 Banner Elk Ingalls Heaton Carey's Flat 75.000000% 75.000000% 75% 120 1 73.544974% 73.544974% 74% 139 2 70.335340% 70.335340% 70% 818 3 68.432671% 68.432671% 68% 310 4 68.257757% 68.257757% 68% 286 5 66.877256% 66.877256% 67% 741 6 66.666667% 66.666667% 67% 202 7 62.480858% 62.480858% 62% 816 8 56.081081% 56.081081% 56% 415 9 55.860349% 55.860349% 56% 224 10 55.409357% 55.409357% 55% 379 11 55.285962% 55.285962% 55% 319 12 53.329861% 53.329861% 53% 8,192 53.329861% 53.329861% 53% 8,192 52.588997% 52.588997% 53% 325 13 49.643815% 49.643815% 50% 3,846,652 3.85M 48.785996% 48.785996% 49% 122,161,506 122M 48.708847% 48.708847% 49% 45,238,698 45.2M 48.250000% 48.250000% 48% 193 14 48.064557% 48.064557% 48% 23,622,776 23.6M 47.486034% 47.486034% 47% 425 15 46.803726% 46.803726% 47% 1,457 16 37.997433% 37.997433% 38% 888 17 34.793814% 34.793814% 35% 135 18 0.000000% 0.000000% 0% 0 19

Marital Status by County in North Carolina

There are 100 counties in North Carolina. This section compares Avery County to the 50 most populous counties in North Carolina and to those entities that contain or substantially overlap with Avery County. The least populous of the compared counties has a population of 56,049.

Married by County#30

Percentage of population.
Scope: population of Avery County, selected other counties in North Carolina, and entities that contain Avery County
0% 10% 20% 30% 40% 50% 60% Count # Union Chatham Henderson Brunswick Haywood Lincoln Moore Wilkes Cabarrus Franklin Surry Johnston Iredell Randolph Craven Davidson Rutherford Onslow Avery County Avery Carteret Wake Stanly Harnett Catawba Caldwell Rowan Rockingham Cleveland Alamance Lee N Carolina Gaston United States South Burke South Atlantic Cumberland Buncombe Duplin Wayne Forsyth Granville Sampson Wilson Nash New Hanover Mecklenburg Columbus Guilford Orange Lenoir Durham Edgecombe Pitt Robeson 60.847943% 60.847943% 61% 94,091 94.1k 1 59.295936% 59.295936% 59% 31,616 31.6k 2 58.380850% 58.380850% 58% 52,217 52.2k 3 58.310046% 58.310046% 58% 54,461 54.5k 4 57.650246% 57.650246% 58% 28,730 28.7k 5 57.528721% 57.528721% 58% 36,655 36.7k 6 57.449644% 57.449644% 57% 42,241 42.2k 7 56.131026% 56.131026% 56% 31,787 31.8k 8 55.601110% 55.601110% 56% 78,114 78.1k 9 55.354157% 55.354157% 55% 27,149 27.1k 10 55.038447% 55.038447% 55% 32,782 32.8k 11 55.031878% 55.031878% 55% 73,024 73.0k 12 54.563808% 54.563808% 55% 70,001 70.0k 13 54.412270% 54.412270% 54% 61,802 61.8k 14 54.242066% 54.242066% 54% 45,412 45.4k 15 54.090352% 54.090352% 54% 71,085 71.1k 16 53.952326% 53.952326% 54% 29,786 29.8k 17 53.922159% 53.922159% 54% 75,257 75.3k 18 53.329861% 53.329861% 53% 8,192 53.329861% 53.329861% 53% 8,192 53.144599% 53.144599% 53% 30,167 30.2k 19 51.880421% 51.880421% 52% 377,718 378k 20 51.468297% 51.468297% 51% 25,431 25.4k 21 51.163327% 51.163327% 51% 46,553 46.6k 22 50.725115% 50.725115% 51% 63,134 63.1k 23 50.654272% 50.654272% 51% 34,220 34.2k 24 50.388466% 50.388466% 50% 56,165 56.2k 25 50.287341% 50.287341% 50% 38,502 38.5k 26 50.204288% 50.204288% 50% 39,812 39.8k 27 49.878846% 49.878846% 50% 61,343 61.3k 28 49.692865% 49.692865% 50% 22,894 22.9k 29 49.643815% 49.643815% 50% 3,846,652 3.85M 49.330127% 49.330127% 49% 82,257 82.3k 30 48.785996% 48.785996% 49% 122,161,506 122M 48.708847% 48.708847% 49% 45,238,698 45.2M 48.464177% 48.464177% 48% 36,305 36.3k 31 48.064557% 48.064557% 48% 23,622,776 23.6M 47.984367% 47.984367% 48% 119,828 120k 32 47.945934% 47.945934% 48% 96,484 96.5k 33 47.719140% 47.719140% 48% 22,271 22.3k 34 47.538391% 47.538391% 48% 46,590 46.6k 35 47.353608% 47.353608% 47% 134,095 134k 36 46.781515% 46.781515% 47% 22,159 22.2k 37 46.727931% 46.727931% 47% 23,492 23.5k 38 46.574583% 46.574583% 47% 30,246 30.2k 39 46.427460% 46.427460% 46% 35,803 35.8k 40 45.843399% 45.843399% 46% 78,946 78.9k 41 45.767844% 45.767844% 46% 341,305 341k 42 45.335638% 45.335638% 45% 21,247 21.2k 43 45.199317% 45.199317% 45% 180,861 181k 44 44.856900% 44.856900% 45% 50,656 50.7k 45 43.786586% 43.786586% 44% 20,944 20.9k 46 43.038195% 43.038195% 43% 96,375 96.4k 47 41.753598% 41.753598% 42% 18,772 18.8k 48 39.862493% 39.862493% 40% 55,196 55.2k 49 39.095173% 39.095173% 39% 40,926 40.9k 50

Marital Status by County in the United States

There are 3,143 counties in the United States. This section compares Avery County to the 50 most populous counties in the United States and to those entities that contain or substantially overlap with Avery County. The least populous of the compared counties has a population of 929,214.

Married by County#34

Percentage of population.
Scope: population of Avery County, selected other counties in the United States, and entities that contain Avery County
0% 10% 20% 30% 40% 50% Count # Fairfax Montgomery Nassau Avery County Avery Santa Clara Oakland Suffolk Salt Lake Wake Contra Costa Westchester Middlesex Honolulu Tarrant Orange N Carolina King Riverside St. Louis United States South Maricopa South Atlantic Harris San Diego Alameda Palm Beach Hennepin San Bernardino Bexar Clark Pima Mecklenburg Hillsborough Dallas Fresno Queens Allegheny Sacramento Travis Broward Orange Los Angeles Franklin Cook Miami-Dade Cuyahoga Kings Fulton Shelby Wayne Milwaukee New York Bronx Philadelphia 56.803914% 56.803914% 57% 499,637 500k 1 53.718991% 53.718991% 54% 426,698 427k 2 53.607030% 53.607030% 54% 587,629 588k 3 53.329861% 53.329861% 53% 8,192 53.329861% 53.329861% 53% 8,192 53.270424% 53.270424% 53% 772,093 772k 4 52.808327% 52.808327% 53% 520,754 521k 5 52.694694% 52.694694% 53% 638,519 639k 6 52.577855% 52.577855% 53% 416,139 416k 7 51.880421% 51.880421% 52% 377,718 378k 8 51.724122% 51.724122% 52% 440,824 441k 9 50.717142% 50.717142% 51% 391,336 391k 10 50.501693% 50.501693% 51% 635,432 635k 11 50.487215% 50.487215% 50% 397,450 397k 12 50.264541% 50.264541% 50% 712,809 713k 13 50.180728% 50.180728% 50% 1,230,585 1.23M 14 49.643815% 49.643815% 50% 3,846,652 3.85M 49.424737% 49.424737% 49% 802,420 802k 15 49.166684% 49.166684% 49% 846,845 847k 16 49.070584% 49.070584% 49% 398,540 399k 17 48.785996% 48.785996% 49% 122,161,506 122M 48.708847% 48.708847% 49% 45,238,698 45.2M 48.381058% 48.381058% 48% 1,473,748 1.47M 18 48.064557% 48.064557% 48% 23,622,776 23.6M 47.577498% 47.577498% 48% 1,525,346 1.53M 19 47.475393% 47.475393% 47% 1,205,301 1.21M 20 47.216065% 47.216065% 47% 590,486 590k 21 47.185134% 47.185134% 47% 527,560 528k 22 46.896735% 46.896735% 47% 445,292 445k 23 46.335885% 46.335885% 46% 729,995 730k 24 46.171223% 46.171223% 46% 628,093 628k 25 45.817580% 45.817580% 46% 719,243 719k 26 45.797412% 45.797412% 46% 367,238 367k 27 45.767844% 45.767844% 46% 341,305 341k 28 45.663222% 45.663222% 46% 462,173 462k 29 45.425245% 45.425245% 45% 843,103 843k 30 45.396102% 45.396102% 45% 321,788 322k 31 45.298449% 45.298449% 45% 847,447 847k 32 45.260618% 45.260618% 45% 466,799 467k 33 45.106775% 45.106775% 45% 512,491 512k 34 44.246623% 44.246623% 44% 375,491 375k 35 43.923012% 43.923012% 44% 641,901 642k 36 43.429700% 43.429700% 43% 411,975 412k 37 42.862827% 42.862827% 43% 3,409,332 3.41M 38 42.708941% 42.708941% 43% 403,330 403k 39 42.219905% 42.219905% 42% 1,775,320 1.78M 40 41.795815% 41.795815% 42% 877,165 877k 41 40.889673% 40.889673% 41% 425,942 426k 42 40.151809% 40.151809% 40% 818,542 819k 43 39.519296% 39.519296% 40% 300,630 301k 44 39.177730% 39.177730% 39% 286,866 287k 45 38.650533% 38.650533% 39% 555,785 556k 46 38.162888% 38.162888% 38% 287,515 288k 47 32.530359% 32.530359% 33% 457,114 457k 48 30.212949% 30.212949% 30% 330,507 331k 49 29.528438% 29.528438% 30% 369,223 369k 50

Definitions

This page reports on the marital status of the residents of Avery County aged 15 and older. The following definitions are used in this page:

  • Never Married: a person over the age of 15 that has never been married
  • Married: married and not separated at the time of the survey, including cases where one spouse is absent for reasons other than a separation
  • Separated: including legal and de-facto separations for reasons of marital discord
  • Divorced: and not remarried at the time of the survey
  • Widowed: and not remarried at the time of the survey

These definition were taken directly from the US Census Bureau, and reflect the marital status at the time of the survey.

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