The number of residents aged 60 or more years will exceed the number of residents aged 20 or fewer years by next year in 18 states.

That’s the projection made by using data from the Census Bureau.

Most of the affected states are in the Northeast and Midwest, including “nearly every state from Wisconsin through New England,” plus some additional ones, notes the website, which is affiliated with the Cleveland Plain Dealer newspaper.

The states:

  1. Connecticut
  2. Delaware
  3. Florida
  4. Hawaii
  5. Maine
  6. Massachusetts
  7. Michigan
  8. Montana
  9. New Hampshire
  10. New York
  11. Ohio
  12. Oregon
  13. Pennsylvania
  14. Rhode Island
  15. South Carolina
  16. Vermont
  17. West Virginia
  18. Wisconsin