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Census Bureau Population Estimates as of July 1, 2002

Number  of Persons 65+ by Race and Hispanic Origin - by State - 2002
   
Persons Not Hispanic or Latino
Hispanic/Latino (may be of any race)
 
Total 65+
Black/ African American (Alone)
Amer.Ind/Alaska Nat. (Alone)
Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander (Alone)
Asian (Alone)
Two or more Races
Other Race
White (Alone - Non-Hisp)
Total (50 states+DC)
35,601,911
2,891,791
142,329
22,520
924,795
188,144
0
29,471,664
1,960,668
Alabama
588,542
  110,538
1,666
  34
  1,860
2,322
0
468,531
3,591
Alaska
39,200
817
5,609
123
  1,732
1,178
0
29,086
655
Arizona
701,243
10,311
  14,448
239
  7,036
3,356
0
601,456
64,397
Arkansas
376,387
36,135
1,487
  54
  1,233
2,096
0
332,556
2,826
California
3,716,836
  188,381
  14,424
6,072
398,697
34,872
0
2,535,537
538,853
Colorado
434,472
10,773
1,509
150
  6,856
2,505
0
374,531
38,148
Connecticut
472,314
23,310
603
  34
  4,873
1,684
0
428,434
13,376
Delaware
105,488
11,698
273
  10
  1,183
405
0
90,621
1,298
District of Columbia
68,534
46,514
172
  10
  1,181
373
0
18,149
2,135
Florida
2,854,838
  180,883
4,004
312
21,167
9,749
0
2,330,591
308,132
Georgia
813,652
  157,424
1,344
101
9,398
3,085
0
631,314
10,986
Hawaii
166,910
834
155
10,861
99,353
13,853
0
37,833
4,021
Idaho
151,141
180
920
53
941
770
0
145,307
2,970
Illinois
1,499,249
  160,326
1,476
137
32,510
4,898
0
1,241,845
58,057
Indiana
757,451
43,848
1,082
46
3,238
2,528
0
698,116
8,593
Iowa
432,785
3,600
459
22
1,768
997
0
423,247
2,692
Kansas
355,094
11,845
1,417
36
2,572
2,153
0
329,707
7,364
Kentucky
509,476
25,767
894
42
1,663
1,908
0
476,709
2,493
Louisiana
520,446
  118,914
1,843
39
3,552
1,731
0
384,960
9,407
Maine
186,383
298
396
  11
501
570
0
184,083
524
Maryland
616,699
  114,366
1,000
  94
  17,575
2,802
0
470,475
10,387
Massachusetts
863,695
25,628
1,075
  77
  15,778
2,860
0
802,391
15,886
Michigan
1,231,920
  121,967
3,236
  70
  9,940
6,184
0
1,075,965
14,558
Minnesota
601,741
6,076
2,436
  42
  6,333
2,283
0
580,984
3,587
Mississippi
346,251
85,924
853
  24
  1,224
851
0
255,192
2,183
Missouri
757,197
54,358
1,987
107
3,953
3,881
0
687,259
5,652
Montana
122,806
136
2,885
21
365
836
0
117,610
953
Nebraska
232,134
4,463
674
17
1,056
671
0
222,102
3,151
Nevada
240,255
10,468
1,736
407
8,618
2,042
0
201,454
15,530
New Hampshire
152,577
461
189
7
862
456
0
149,873
729
New Jersey
1,121,197
98,443
1,204
95
33,035
3,652
0
919,174
65,594
New Mexico
221,454
2,840
  10,019
43
1,407
1,225
0
139,715
66,205
New York
2,473,510
  268,731
4,564
295
89,640
9,579
0
1,912,464
188,237
North Carolina
998,391
  157,185
6,837
94
5,817
3,374
0
817,124
7,960
North Dakota
94,076
90
1,319
3
202
320
0
91,823
319
Ohio
1,513,372
  123,705
1,817
86
8,592
5,967
0
1,362,068
11,137
Oklahoma
460,459
19,626
  20,130
68
2,709
11,650
0
400,056
6,220
Oregon
443,968
3,596
2,522
298
7,683
3,980
0
418,699
7,190
Pennsylvania
1,908,962
  123,276
1,492
102
14,600
4,798
0
1,747,665
17,029
Rhode Island
152,286
3,227
352
16
1,469
563
0
143,272
3,387
South Carolina
503,256
  107,794
935
44
2,231
1,490
0
387,407
3,355
South Dakota
108,322
143
2,710
1
207
484
0
104,312
465
Tennessee
719,177
75,574
1,349
59
3,163
2,737
0
632,328
3,967
Texas
2,152,896
  180,672
5,741
364
34,272
9,183
0
1,536,618
386,046
Utah
199,041
719
1,148
480
2,256
814
0
186,709
6,915
Vermont
79,241
148
177
0
243
341
0
77,976
356
Virginia
817,441
  125,753
1,474
127
17,771
3,939
0
657,150
11,227
Washington
677,532
10,502
4,885
1,032
27,395
6,883
0
614,269
12,566
West Virginia
275,974
6,818
429
15
714
944
0
265,935
1,119
Wisconsin
706,418
16,456
2,425
35
4,146
2,060
0
675,057
6,239
Wyoming
59,222
250
548
11
225
262
0
55,925
2,001
Puerto Rico
425,137
349
51
19
193
187
14
3,463
420,861
Source:  Census 2002 Estimates
See:  http://eire.census.gov/popest/estimates.php
Table compiled by the U.S. Administration on Aging
File: stterr2000.xls:65+#xRace-HO



Last Modified: 12/31/1600

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