Gartner Research

Consumer Insight: Home — The State of Multigenerational Living

Published: 30 May 2017

ID: G00364062

Analyst(s): Iconoculture Research Team


The percentage of U.S. consumers living in multigenerational households continues to rise. While moving under one roof was a necessity for many during the Great Recession, it’s now more of a choice. And with both the elderly population and the number of boomerang kids rising, they are here to stay.

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