Wednesday, November 25, 2015

Median Age at First Marriage: 2015

Women: The median age of women marrying for the first time inched up to 27.1 in 2015, a bit higher than the 27.0 of 2014 and a full seven years above the all-time low of 20.1 in 1956.

Men: The median age of men marrying for the first time fell slightly to 29.2 in 2015, a bit lower than the 29.3 of 2014 and nearly seven years greater than the 22.5 low of 1956.

Source: Census Bureau, Families and Living Arrangements, Historical Time Series

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