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Making Room: Housing for a Changing America


  • National Building Musuem (map)

The post-World War II suburbanization of America was driven by the housing needs of nuclear families, the nation’s leading demographic. In 1950, these families represented 43% of our households; in 1970, it was 40%.

Since then, unprecedented shifts in demographics and lifestyle have redefined who we are—and how we want to live.

Earlier Event: September 28
Marcela Olivia Dorantes
Later Event: September 28
AniPalooza DC