Wednesday, March 4, 2015

Boomergedden: Senior Citizens as a Percent of Population in Herkimer County

This graphic shows the projected rise of senior citizens (people age 65 and older) in Herkimer County. The projections are from the Cornell University Program on Applied Demographics. The historical data comes from the US Census decennial counts. Some have referred to this movement of Baby Boomers into the ranks of senior citizenry as "Boomergedden".

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