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Alexandria, Virginia
Sioux Falls, South Dakota
USA
PEOPLE COMPARISON HIGHLIGHTS
Alexandria is 337% more densely populated than Sioux Falls.
People are 4% less likely to be married in Sioux Falls.
The Median Age is 2.0 years older in Alexandria.

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PEOPLE
 Alexandria, VASioux Falls, SDUnited States
 Population153,511171,544321,418,820
 Population - 2010133,647148,848308,745,538
 Population - 2000128,283123,975285,036,114
 Population - 1990111,183100,814251,960,433
 Pop. 1990 to Now38.07%70.16%27.57%
 Pop. 2000 to Now19.67%38.37%12.76%
 Pop. Density10,2112,33991
 Land Area15733,531,905
 Water Area01264,837
 Median Age35.833.837.4
 Female Population51.70%50.23%50.81%
 Male Population48.31%49.77%49.19%
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 EST. TOTAL POPULATION BY AGE
 Alexandria, VASioux Falls, SDUnited States
 Age 0 to 47.37%8.25%6.36%
 Age 5 to 94.91%6.88%6.51%
 Age 10 to 143.16%6.09%6.59%
 Age 15 to 172.06%3.46%4.03%
 Age 18 to 202.08%3.94%4.35%
 Age 21 to 244.29%6.07%5.61%
 Age 25 to 3424.26%17.04%13.47%
 Age 35 to 4417.96%12.61%12.97%
 Age 45 to 5413.36%12.82%14.09%
 Age 55 to 596.16%6.23%6.57%
 Age 60 to 644.83%5.20%5.72%
 Age 65 to 745.70%6.03%7.64%
 Age 75 to 842.57%3.66%4.26%
 Age 85 and over1.29%1.72%1.85%
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 RACE
 Alexandria, VASioux Falls, SDUnited States
 White52.74%83.78%62.77%
 Black21.15%4.52%12.24%
 Asian6.25%2.20%4.95%
 Native American0.21%2.65%0.66%
 Hawaiian, Pacific Islander0.03%0.01%0.16%
 Other0.22%0.04%0.20%
 Two or More Races2.93%1.99%2.13%
 Hispanic16.47%4.82%16.90%
 Non-Hispanic83.53%95.18%83.10%
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 FAMILY
 Alexandria, VASioux Falls, SDUnited States
 Households65,91664,197116,211,000
 Family Households31,35339,68676,958,100
 Non Family Households34,56324,51139,253,000
 Household Size2.22.432.63
 Married Population45.93%50.17%50.58%
 Single Population54.07%49.83%49.42%
 Now Married43.65%48.93%48.41%
 Married but Separated2.28%1.24%2.17%
 Never Married39.54%33.76%32.55%
 Widowed3.39%5.09%5.95%
 Divorced11.14%10.98%10.92%
 Married, w/children31.22%33.22%31.68%
 Married, no children44.10%40.73%41.44%
 Single, w/children14.79%18.64%16.94%
 Single, no children9.89%7.41%9.95%
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