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Amarillo, Texas
Reno, Nevada
USA
PEOPLE COMPARISON HIGHLIGHTS
Amarillo is 13% less densely populated than Reno.
People are 8% more likely to be married in Reno.
The Median Age is 1.2 years younger in Amarillo.

Metro Areas in NV / TX
Counties in NV / TX
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PEOPLE
 Amarillo, TXReno, NVUnited States
 Population198,645241,445321,418,820
 Population - 2010187,225220,996308,745,538
 Population - 2000173,627180,480285,036,114
 Population - 1990157,615133,850251,960,433
 Pop. 1990 to Now26.03%80.39%27.57%
 Pop. 2000 to Now14.41%33.78%12.76%
 Pop. Density1,9972,25291
 Land Area991073,531,905
 Water Area23264,837
 Median Age33.434.637.4
 Female Population50.92%49.26%50.81%
 Male Population49.08%50.74%49.19%
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 EST. TOTAL POPULATION BY AGE
 Amarillo, TXReno, NVUnited States
 Age 0 to 48.00%6.74%6.36%
 Age 5 to 98.05%6.43%6.51%
 Age 10 to 146.77%6.04%6.59%
 Age 15 to 174.27%3.61%4.03%
 Age 18 to 203.92%4.64%4.35%
 Age 21 to 245.81%7.13%5.61%
 Age 25 to 3415.38%16.02%13.47%
 Age 35 to 4412.31%12.38%12.97%
 Age 45 to 5412.28%13.03%14.09%
 Age 55 to 595.95%5.72%6.57%
 Age 60 to 644.95%5.71%5.72%
 Age 65 to 746.60%7.39%7.64%
 Age 75 to 844.06%3.64%4.26%
 Age 85 and over1.64%1.53%1.85%
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 RACE
 Amarillo, TXReno, NVUnited States
 White57.80%61.92%62.77%
 Black6.26%2.72%12.24%
 Asian3.38%6.29%4.95%
 Native American0.45%0.87%0.66%
 Hawaiian, Pacific Islander0.17%0.70%0.16%
 Other0.13%0.03%0.20%
 Two or More Races1.81%2.76%2.13%
 Hispanic30.02%24.73%16.90%
 Non-Hispanic69.98%75.28%83.10%
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 FAMILY
 Amarillo, TXReno, NVUnited States
 Households74,45791,133116,211,000
 Family Households48,71450,81776,958,100
 Non Family Households25,74340,31639,253,000
 Household Size2.592.472.63
 Married Population51.97%44.28%50.58%
 Single Population48.03%55.72%49.42%
 Now Married49.20%41.92%48.41%
 Married but Separated2.78%2.36%2.17%
 Never Married29.03%35.38%32.55%
 Widowed6.12%5.03%5.95%
 Divorced12.88%15.32%10.92%
 Married, w/children32.21%31.23%31.68%
 Married, no children38.57%37.48%41.44%
 Single, w/children19.76%21.19%16.94%
 Single, no children9.47%10.11%9.95%
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