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Census Bureau Population Estimates as of July 1, 2002

 Population for States by Age Group: July 1, 2002  
 Number of Persons    Selected Age Group
 State  All Ages  50+  55+  60+  65+  70+  75+  85+
 United States Total (50 states + DC)  288,368,698  80,985,510  62,203,637  47,213,095  35,601,911  26,020,984  17,327,696  4,593,063
 Alabama      4,486,508    1,326,957    1,029,488       785,569       588,542       417,374       270,033       71,436
 Alaska        643,786       144,907        95,355        61,119        39,200        25,460        14,819        3,073
 Arizona      5,456,453    1,514,352    1,191,990       924,429       701,243       504,826       327,395       77,568
 Arkansas      2,710,079       825,309       651,378       501,811       376,387       269,688       178,380       48,960
 California    35,116,033    8,729,167    6,595,524    4,942,148    3,716,836    2,706,512    1,816,694     470,826
 Colorado      4,506,542    1,138,919       827,980       597,899       434,472       309,506       202,739       53,101
 Connecticut      3,460,503    1,040,102       808,607       613,502       472,314       357,261       247,982       70,079
 Delaware        807,385       236,064       183,771       140,248       105,488        75,041        48,678       11,821
 District of Columbia        570,898       160,084       122,550        92,313        68,534        50,373        33,955        9,426
 Florida    16,713,149    5,636,536    4,575,490    3,655,773    2,854,838    2,129,919    1,414,157     360,332
 Georgia      8,560,310    2,085,596    1,546,897    1,124,715       813,652       566,254       366,089       95,660
 Hawaii      1,244,898       375,131       288,022       217,881       166,910       124,747        83,254       20,353
 Idaho      1,341,131       358,251       272,105       204,195       151,141       109,166        73,249       19,701
 Illinois    12,600,620    3,429,084    2,623,828    1,992,235    1,499,249    1,108,098       747,613     206,861
 Indiana      6,159,068    1,724,737    1,323,900    1,006,864       757,451       556,698       370,591       98,317
 Iowa      2,936,760       907,881       710,198       557,207       432,785       328,470       228,271       68,523
 Kansas      2,715,884       768,319       593,867       459,203       355,094       266,359       183,972       53,908
 Kentucky      4,092,891    1,207,054       922,822       693,819       509,476       364,371       236,913       61,272
 Louisiana      4,482,646    1,217,471       929,085       701,555       520,446       374,125       240,954       61,368
 Maine      1,294,464       421,877       323,213       245,204       186,383       136,333        90,836       25,025
 Maryland      5,458,137    1,506,323    1,133,103       835,697       616,699       445,115       294,841       73,543
 Massachusetts      6,427,801    1,902,218    1,468,407    1,118,775       863,695       649,284       447,012     125,214
 Michigan    10,050,446    2,845,869    2,167,823    1,637,192    1,231,920       907,332       602,543     155,891
 Minnesota      5,019,720    1,382,970    1,049,508       796,129       601,741       447,930       307,762       91,625
 Mississippi      2,871,782       787,866       608,841       464,110       346,251       247,154       160,082       44,530
 Missouri      5,672,579    1,673,232    1,303,482    1,001,513       757,197       552,611       369,864     102,956
 Montana        909,453       287,312       218,252       165,012       122,806        90,561        60,325       16,568
 Nebraska      1,729,180       497,679       384,933       299,251       232,134       173,894       119,012       35,528
 Nevada      2,173,491       594,270       455,166       335,952       240,255       162,301        98,901       20,508
 New Hampshire      1,275,056       367,421       275,623       204,025       152,577       110,628        73,525       19,966
 New Jersey      8,590,300    2,525,386    1,951,657    1,478,407    1,121,197       833,384       560,096     148,920
 New Mexico      1,855,059       519,601       395,901       298,415       221,454       156,244       100,642       25,820
 New York    19,157,532    5,553,925    4,291,647    3,268,067    2,473,510    1,821,580    1,218,151     337,060
 North Carolina      8,320,146    2,327,152    1,786,898    1,342,976       998,391       708,141       458,543     115,539
 North Dakota        634,110       193,905       151,653       119,465        94,076        71,490        49,135       15,544
 Ohio    11,421,267    3,356,686    2,586,771    1,989,350    1,513,372    1,118,795       745,972     190,926
 Oklahoma      3,493,714    1,027,843       802,671       613,672       460,459       329,077       217,564       58,325
 Oregon      3,521,515    1,045,977       789,485       590,886       443,968       330,389       228,220       63,297
 Pennsylvania    12,335,091    3,968,179    3,123,590    2,445,256    1,908,962    1,447,673       984,571     258,789
 Rhode Island      1,069,725       322,893       251,995       194,533       152,286       117,391        82,292       22,707
 South Carolina      4,107,183    1,195,578       916,472       685,313       503,256       351,356       228,486       55,259
 South Dakota        761,063       225,148       175,698       138,436       108,322        81,721        56,377       17,021
 Tennessee      5,797,289    1,693,329    1,298,873       975,288       719,177       509,747       332,769       86,838
 Texas    21,779,893    5,272,908    3,956,993    2,927,567    2,152,896    1,522,617       982,150     255,611
 Utah      2,316,256       475,176       357,367       267,466       199,041       142,475        94,359       24,078
 Vermont        616,592       190,639       143,067       106,115        79,241        58,199        38,628       10,768
 Virginia      7,293,542    2,004,924    1,511,916    1,112,810       817,441       583,139       381,345       95,835
 Washington      6,068,996    1,660,564    1,238,664       911,164       677,532       498,112       340,733       93,072
 West Virginia      1,801,873       613,119       475,246       366,139       275,974       201,416       131,341       33,292
 Wisconsin      5,441,196    1,572,211    1,206,048       925,141       706,418       528,087       358,205     103,150
 Wyoming        498,703       147,409       109,817        81,284        59,222        42,560        27,676        7,273
 Puerto Rico      3,858,806    1,059,121       825,524       618,972       449,176       307,307       194,891             -  
Source: Census 2002 Estimates
See:  http://eire.census.gov/popest/estimates.php
Table compiled by the U.S. Administration on Aging
File: stterr2002.xls:2002-50+#
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