The median age was 46, with 53.5 percent of the total population being female and 46.5 percent male.
The state’s total population in 2017 was 7,169,967.
An agency of the U.S. Federal Statistical System, the Census Bureau is responsible for compiling statistical facts about the American people, places and economy. Data for this story was compiled from the bureau’s American Community Survey. Information from the survey helps to determine how federal and state funds are distributed.
Statistical data for 2018 will be released later this year.