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The Boomer Nation: A State-By-State Snapshot

AARP Boomers Map

Select a state to see a snapshot of boomers living there, and explore states with icons to learn interesting facts.







Percentage of boomers within total adult population

Source: 2012 American Community Survey PUMS as analyzed by the AARP Research Center

The boomer generation—the 76 million Americans born between 1946 and 1964—has shaped our world. As the last of the group turns 50 in 2014, we explore where and how boomers live today. Use our map to find out how many boomers live in each state, and learn surprising facts along the way.

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