Allegan County Marriage Demographics and Statistics

This report explores how Allegan County’s population’s marital status is changing—and how the data compares to the United States as a whole. The American Community Survey (ACS), conducted by the U.S. Census Bureau, publishes detailed estimates of Allegan County's population each year, subdivided by a wide variety of characteristics—including their marital status"Married" includes people who are separated.

Unlike the Census—which is an exact count of people and households every ten years—ACS statistics are estimated based on a representative survey sample. 

This report uses ACS 5-year estimates, rather than single-year periods. The 5-year estimates provide more geographical granularity by using survey data from a less granular time period.

What is the marital status of people in Allegan County, Michigan?

Note: Use the time-slider beneath the chart to see data from different 5-year periods.

About the Data

Data is from the U.S. Census Bureau's American Community Survey (ACS), 5-year estimates, table B12001. The population considered in this report only includes people 15 years and older. This report uses the Census Bureau Data API but is not endorsed or certified by the Census Bureau. This survey does not consider non-binary classifications at this time.