Approximately how many mothers are there currently in the U.S.?
Answer: There are approximately 85.4 million mothers in America, according to a recent U.S. Census Bureau estimate. The average age of new moms in the U.S today is 25 years old versus 21 years old in 1970. Modern moms in the U.S. have an average of 2 kids. According to the Insure.com 2017 Mother’s Day Index, the various tasks moms perform at home would be worth $67,619 (up from $65,523 in 2016) a year in the professional world. Happy Mother’s Day to all the mothers around the world!
The U.S. is a country of 50 states covering a vast swath of North America, with Alaska in the northwest and Hawaii extending the nation’s presence into the Pacific Ocean. Major Atlantic Coast cities are New York, a global finance and culture center, and capital Washington, DC. Midwestern metropolis Chicago is known for influential architecture and on the west coast, Los Angeles’ Hollywood is famed for filmmaking.
Capital: Washington, D.C.