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Arlington, Texas
Memphis, Tennessee
USA
PEOPLE COMPARISON HIGHLIGHTS
Arlington is 94% more densely populated than Memphis.
People are 14% more likely to be married in Memphis.
The Median Age is 1.0 years younger in Arlington.

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PEOPLE
 Arlington, TXMemphis, TNUnited States
 Population388,125655,770321,418,820
 Population - 2010359,410654,876308,745,538
 Population - 2000332,969650,100285,036,114
 Population - 1990261,721610,337251,960,433
 Pop. 1990 to Now48.30%7.44%27.57%
 Pop. 2000 to Now16.57%0.87%12.76%
 Pop. Density4,0472,08191
 Land Area963153,531,905
 Water Area49264,837
 Median Age32.333.337.4
 Female Population50.70%52.35%50.81%
 Male Population49.30%47.65%49.19%
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 EST. TOTAL POPULATION BY AGE
 Arlington, TXMemphis, TNUnited States
 Age 0 to 47.49%7.55%6.36%
 Age 5 to 97.68%6.90%6.51%
 Age 10 to 147.23%6.74%6.59%
 Age 15 to 174.74%4.15%4.03%
 Age 18 to 204.72%4.71%4.35%
 Age 21 to 246.54%6.78%5.61%
 Age 25 to 3415.15%15.39%13.47%
 Age 35 to 4413.87%12.56%12.97%
 Age 45 to 5413.85%12.83%14.09%
 Age 55 to 595.45%6.38%6.57%
 Age 60 to 644.52%5.33%5.72%
 Age 65 to 745.40%5.94%7.64%
 Age 75 to 842.39%3.33%4.26%
 Age 85 and over0.98%1.41%1.85%
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 RACE
 Arlington, TXMemphis, TNUnited States
 White42.87%27.43%62.77%
 Black19.29%62.61%12.24%
 Asian6.96%1.69%4.95%
 Native American0.28%0.14%0.66%
 Hawaiian, Pacific Islander0.05%0.03%0.16%
 Other0.16%0.10%0.20%
 Two or More Races1.73%1.46%2.13%
 Hispanic28.67%6.54%16.90%
 Non-Hispanic71.33%93.46%83.10%
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 FAMILY
 Arlington, TXMemphis, TNUnited States
 Households133,601248,320116,211,000
 Family Households90,676147,53676,958,100
 Non Family Households42,925100,78439,253,000
 Household Size2.782.582.63
 Married Population49.84%36.09%50.58%
 Single Population50.17%63.91%49.42%
 Now Married47.17%31.72%48.41%
 Married but Separated2.66%4.37%2.17%
 Never Married35.09%45.07%32.55%
 Widowed4.02%6.41%5.95%
 Divorced11.06%12.43%10.92%
 Married, w/children35.45%20.46%31.68%
 Married, no children33.58%29.17%41.44%
 Single, w/children21.52%31.53%16.94%
 Single, no children9.45%18.84%9.95%
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