Econintersect: What do you know about the age group 65+?
- Aged units 65 to 69 are the most likely to be married couples (50.8%), while aged units 80 or older are most likely to be nonmarried women (53.0%).
- The median income for units aged 65 or older is $28,056 – but the older you are, the lower the income.
- Married has higher income, and social security income is over 50% of the income for almost 2/3rds of people 65+. Income breakdown in graphic below.