Singletons

The number of single households has grown three-fold since the 1950s. More sustainable and more likely to live in cities than married households, singles experience a major problem: metro areas are not planned for them but for nuclear families.
Jul 18, 2013   The Atlantic Cities
Julie Stern reports on a presentation by NYU professor Eric Klinenberg, who says that the number of people living by themselves in the United States is growing and is having an impact on city life.
Jul 6, 2012   Urban Land
More people live alone in the United States now than at any other time in the nation's history, and most of those people live in cities. Eric Klinenberg's Going Solo describes the next great demographic and urban trend.
Mar 30, 2012   California Planning & Development Report
Earlier this week, Eric Klinenberg spoke with PBS' Newshour about his new book, "Going Solo: The Extraordinary Rise and Surprising Appeal of Living Alone", and the biggest social change of the last 60 years that we've failed to adequately recognize.
Mar 29, 2012   PBS NewsHour
The percentage of adult Americans living by themselves has doubled since 1960, to its highest level ever, and businesses are taking note.
Jan 26, 2012   Fortune