85.1% percent of American homes have some sort of computer. The visualization below shows the percentage of people that own some sort of computer in the counties that the data is available, the top 5 and bottom 5 states for computer ownership, and the breakdown of the types of computers households have. You are able to sort the data by geography using the filters on the bottom, or by selecting a county or state in the graphics.
Access to a stable internet connection has almost become a necessity to American Life. I was curious to see what percentage of Americans have access to the internet in their homes. I was able to find that in 2014, the American Community Survey estimated that approximately 79.87% of households have internet access. This can vary though by state. The visualization below shows the percentage of people that have internet access in each state, and how they access the internet.