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Stories with subject: Marriage rates
  • Household income approaches prerecession level in Florida 
    Updated: Sep-17-15 12:17 pm

    ORLANDO, Florida - Median household income in Florida has returned to the same range as it was before the recession, and fewer people in Florida are married than a decade ago, according to figures released Thursday by the U.S. Census Bureau.

  • About 2,500 same-sex marriage licenses issued in Texas 
    Updated: Sep-13-15 12:52 pm

    FORT WORTH, Texas - Texas has issued an estimated 2,500 marriage licenses to same-sex couples since the practice was legalized, nearly 6 percent off all marriage licenses statewide, according to state estimates.

  • 5 percent of N. Carolina magistrates file marriage recusals 
    Updated: Sep-03-15 12:07 pm

    RALEIGH, North Carolina - The number of North Carolina magistrates recusing themselves from performing civil marriages under a new law has more than doubled in recent weeks.