Middle-aged married couples living a comfortable life in suburbia with no dependents. A majority are homeowners.
Single in the Suburbs
Middle- to upper-income singles living in the suburbs.
Singles ranging in age from 30s to 60s who earn a comfortable income. Some own their homes, and their careers range from management to service industry.
Leave It to Beaver
Middle- to upper-income suburban families.
Ranging in age from 30s to 50s, these married couples with children are likely to own their home and work in management, professional, or skill-based occupations. Education level varies from high school to college.
Singles renting in the suburbs.
A higher than average proportion of these 30- to 60-year-olds rent their homes. Education varies from high school or lower to college.
Wealthy married couples with children.
These affluent families live a very comfortable life in the suburbs. More than 20% have a family income over $125,000. Most have earned a college or graduate school degree, and most own their homes.