Demographics

DEMOGRAPHICS

 

EAGLE-NEWS AMERICA’S MOST INFLUENTIAL MARKET

 

The South Atlantic’s Prosperous Diversified Americans In Maryland, Washington, D.C., Virginia , North Florida, & Eastern North Carolina The Eagle-News Readers:

 

• 65% female

• 38% years average age

• 56% purchased own home

• 34% rented an apartment or townhouse

• 64% purchased a car new

• 55% purchased a previously owned car

• 69% own savings/investment accounts

• 42% attended college

• 58% earned continuing education credits

• 21% earned postgraduate degrees

• 52% traveled within the last six months for vacation

• 38% traveled within the past six months for business purposes

• 78% shop for groceries, food and beverages weekly

• 64% shop for clothing twice a month

• 73% visits shopping malls/centers weekly

• 43% belong to a professional/trade association or union

• 68% belong to a social/fraternal/church organization

• 44% contributed to a charitable cause within the past 12 months

• 46% visited a doctor or healthcare facility within the past 12 months

• 31% purchased art/artifacts within the last 12 months

• 46% attended an arts/cultural/entertainment event/attraction within the last 6 months

• 23% read 1-3 novels/books within the last 12 months

• 29% have 1-3 school age school age children

• 56% required legal, financial, medical or mortuary professional services within the last 6 months

• 58% attended a house of worship within the last 6 months

• 65% voted in the last election