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Percentage with a Disability, Age 65 and Above in United States

Percentage with a Disability, Age 65 and Above in United States Counties have been grouped using the US state quartile ranges and United States is in the third quartile with a value of 37.5%. The following cities in United States have the value, Anchorage 38.2%, Asheville 36.1%, Austin 33.8%, Baltimore 40.3%, Baton Rouge 44.0%, Birmingham 41.0%, Boise 33.2%, Chicago 39.0%, Columbia 34.9%, Columbus 37.8%, Denver 34.3%, Detroit 46.1%, Fresno 43.4%, Gastonia 39.4%, Greensboro 32.3%, Houston 37.5%, Indianapolis 39.7%, Lansing 39.9%, Las Vegas 36.6%, Little Rock 35.6%, Memphis 40.1%, Milwaukee 40.3%, Minneapolis 34.4%, Missoula 34.2%, Montgomery 41.8%, Nashville 38.0%, New Orleans 39.3%, Oakland 40.5%, Phoenix 36.0%, Pittsburgh 37.1%, Portland 37.6%, Raleigh 31.9%, Richmond 37.9%, Riverside 36.8%, Sacramento 40.0%, Salt Lake City 37.5%, San Francisco 37.3%, Santa Barbara 30.0%, Seattle 33.1%, Spokane 39.3%, St. Petersburg 33.8%, Tacoma 42.5%, Tampa 38.1%, Tucson 41.5%, Tulsa 38.1%, Urban Honolulu CDP 32.3% & Washington 34.2%.Percentage with a Disability, Age 65 and Above Albuquerque, 37.5%Anchorage, 38.2%Asheville, 36.1%Austin, 33.8%Baltimore, 40.3%Baton Rouge, 44.0%Birmingham, 41.0%Boise, 33.2%Chicago, 39.0%Columbia, 34.9%Columbus, 37.8%Denver, 34.3%Detroit, 46.1%Fresno, 43.4%Gastonia, 39.4%Greensboro, 32.3%Houston, 37.5%Indianapolis, 39.7%Lansing, 39.9%Las Vegas, 36.6%Little Rock, 35.6%Memphis, 40.1%Milwaukee, 40.3%Minneapolis, 34.4%Missoula, 34.2%Montgomery, 41.8%Nashville, 38.0%New Orleans, 39.3%Oakland, 40.5%Phoenix, 36.0%Pittsburgh, 37.1%Portland, 37.6%Raleigh, 31.9%Richmond, 37.9%Riverside, 36.8%Sacramento, 40.0%Salt Lake City, 37.5%San Francisco, 37.3%Santa Barbara, 30.0%Seattle, 33.1%Spokane, 39.3%St. Petersburg, 33.8%Tacoma, 42.5%Tampa, 38.1%Tucson, 41.5%Tulsa, 38.1%Urban Honolulu CDP, 32.3%Washington, 34.2%

Data source. , American Community Survey (ACS), 5 year Estimates. Table S1810, disability characteristics.
Calculation. Population age 65 and above with a disability divided by total population age 65 and above.

Percentage of People with a Disability, Age 65 and Above by Region
RegionPercentage with a Disability, Age 65 and Above
United States35.7%
Albuquerque37.5%
Anchorage38.2%
Asheville36.1%
Austin33.8%
Baltimore40.3%
Baton Rouge44.0%
Birmingham41.0%
Boise33.2%
Chicago39.0%
Columbia34.9%
Columbus37.8%
Denver34.3%
Detroit46.1%
Fresno43.4%
Gastonia39.4%
Greensboro32.3%
Houston37.5%
Indianapolis39.7%
Lansing39.9%
Las Vegas36.6%
Little Rock35.6%
Memphis40.1%
Milwaukee40.3%
Minneapolis34.4%
Missoula34.2%
Montgomery41.8%
Nashville38.0%
New Orleans39.3%
Oakland40.5%
Phoenix36.0%
Pittsburgh37.1%
Portland37.6%
Raleigh31.9%
Richmond37.9%
Riverside36.8%
Sacramento40.0%
Salt Lake City37.5%
San Francisco37.3%
Santa Barbara30.0%
Seattle33.1%
Spokane39.3%
St. Petersburg33.8%
Tacoma42.5%
Tampa38.1%
Tucson41.5%
Tulsa38.1%
Urban Honolulu CDP32.3%
Washington34.2%
Percentage of People with a Disability, Age 65 and AbovePercentage of People with a Disability, Age 65 and AboveA bar chart listed in descending orderDetroit    46.1Baton Rouge    44.0Fresno    43.4Tacoma    42.5Montgomery    41.8Tucson    41.5Birmingham    41.0Oakland    40.5Baltimore    40.3Milwaukee    40.3Memphis    40.1Sacramento    40.0Lansing    39.9Indianapolis    39.7Gastonia    39.4New Orleans    39.3Spokane    39.3Chicago    39.0Anchorage    38.2Tulsa    38.1Tampa    38.1Nashville    38.0Richmond    37.9Columbus    37.8Portland    37.6Houston    37.5Albuquerque    37.5Salt Lake City    37.5San Francisco    37.3Pittsburgh    37.1Riverside    36.8Las Vegas    36.6Asheville    36.1Phoenix    36.0United States    35.7Little Rock    35.6Columbia    34.9Minneapolis    34.4Denver    34.3Washington    34.2Missoula    34.2St. Petersburg    33.8Austin    33.8Boise    33.2Seattle    33.1Urban Honolulu CDP    32.3Greensboro    32.3Raleigh    31.9Santa Barbara    30.00%5%10%15%20%25%30%35%40%45%