The Age Wave is Coming

*In 1900

only about 4% of the U.S. population was over 65 years old.

*In 2000

35 million people (12.4%) were over 65, and the fastest growing population is now 85+ years!

*By 2030

those 65+ will grow to 71.5 million ~ almost 1 in 5 Americans will be 65 and older!

 

(US Census Bureau)