Are you An Average American?

June 28, 2016

I found this article to be very fun! How many of this guys facts do you share in common? 

Enjoy the quick easy read, it will make you smile if anything eles!


To be "average" in America is to be a solid citizen, fun-loving, charming and human.

That's the conclusion reached by a very intersting marketing consultant Kevin O'Keefe, who spent more than a year searching for the ultimate traits of the average American.

His results are reported in his book, "The Average American: The Extraordinary Search For The Nation's Most Ordinary Citizen."

Here are some of the facts and statistics that reportedly mark one as an average "Ordinary Joe":

Tips the scales at between 135 and 205 pounds

Is between the ages of 18 and 53

Lives within 20 minutes of a Wal-Mart and 3 miles of a McDonald's restaurant

Has sex 116 times per year, with 11pm being "the" hour for love

Became sexually active at age 14

Can name the Three Stooges

Scarfs down ice cream once a month

Spends the majority of his time indoors

Resides in an owner-occupied home

Has direct access to one or two automobiles or other motorized vehicles

Routinely wears a seat belt

Goes to church at least once a month

Goes to bed before the witching hour, midnight, that is

Drinks up the milk from his cereal bowl

Makes annual dental visits and uses dental floss on a non-set schedule

Has earned at least a high-school degree

Tosses out 100 pounds of food per year

Has an annual income in the range of $15,000 to $75,000

Spends 48 hours yearly shopping at the mall

Wears contact lenses or eyeglasses

Goes out to the movies annually

Agrees with the right to bear arms

Has fired a gun