How many households in americain 2000?
According to quickfacts.census.gov, there were 105,480,101 households recorded in the 2000 census.
The 2007 US Census says there were about 291M people in the US, with an average of 2.6 persons per household. That makes about 112 Million HOUSHOLDS in the US. Not quite families, maybe... This document: http://www.census.gov/prod/2001pubs/c2kbr01-8.pdf is from the 2000 Census. It says there are a total of 105.5 million households including 71.8 million family households, or 68.1% of total households. It goes on to break the family households into "married-couple", "female householder, no…
As of 2006, the US Census Bureau reports a total of 77,402,000 family households. (The remainder are termed "non-family" households). Of this 77.4 million households, 30,201,000 do not have children of their own. 47,201,000 have children of their own. I did not research the number of households with someone else's children (for instance, relatives raising children, foster homes, etc.).