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Ashland, Oregon
Sacramento, California
USA
PEOPLE COMPARISON HIGHLIGHTS
Ashland is 59% less densely populated than Sacramento.
People are 2% less likely to be married in Sacramento.
The Median Age is 9.8 years older in Ashland.

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PEOPLE
 Ashland, ORSacramento, CAUnited States
 Population20,861490,712321,418,820
 Population - 201020,103459,511308,745,538
 Population - 200019,522407,018285,036,114
 Population - 199016,234369,365251,960,433
 Pop. 1990 to Now28.50%32.85%27.57%
 Pop. 2000 to Now6.86%20.56%12.76%
 Pop. Density3,1435,01191
 Land Area7983,531,905
 Water Area02264,837
 Median Age43.633.837.4
 Female Population55.43%51.36%50.81%
 Male Population44.57%48.64%49.19%
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 EST. TOTAL POPULATION BY AGE
 Ashland, ORSacramento, CAUnited States
 Age 0 to 43.22%7.06%6.36%
 Age 5 to 94.83%6.91%6.51%
 Age 10 to 145.73%6.25%6.59%
 Age 15 to 173.47%3.93%4.03%
 Age 18 to 205.28%4.47%4.35%
 Age 21 to 248.39%6.46%5.61%
 Age 25 to 3411.05%16.84%13.47%
 Age 35 to 4410.02%12.95%12.97%
 Age 45 to 5411.62%12.73%14.09%
 Age 55 to 598.46%5.92%6.57%
 Age 60 to 648.81%5.06%5.72%
 Age 65 to 7411.07%6.10%7.64%
 Age 75 to 845.23%3.55%4.26%
 Age 85 and over2.83%1.77%1.85%
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 RACE
 Ashland, ORSacramento, CAUnited States
 White87.74%33.97%62.77%
 Black2.18%13.03%12.24%
 Asian2.21%18.44%4.95%
 Native American0.39%0.42%0.66%
 Hawaiian, Pacific Islander0.12%1.42%0.16%
 Other0.18%0.26%0.20%
 Two or More Races2.90%4.83%2.13%
 Hispanic4.28%27.64%16.90%
 Non-Hispanic95.72%72.36%83.10%
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 FAMILY
 Ashland, ORSacramento, CAUnited States
 Households9,324177,578116,211,000
 Family Households4,560104,13476,958,100
 Non Family Households4,76473,44439,253,000
 Household Size2.12.632.63
 Married Population40.62%42.51%50.58%
 Single Population59.38%57.49%49.42%
 Now Married39.30%39.80%48.41%
 Married but Separated1.32%2.71%2.17%
 Never Married36.12%40.26%32.55%
 Widowed4.89%5.49%5.95%
 Divorced18.37%11.74%10.92%
 Married, w/children24.36%31.16%31.68%
 Married, no children48.09%32.16%41.44%
 Single, w/children20.02%23.45%16.94%
 Single, no children7.52%13.23%9.95%
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 COMMENTS
Comments about Ashland

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Comments about Sacramento

its not as bad as everyone may say it is: All in all Sacramento is not that bad! There are some great pro's about the city. Its located perfectly in the middle of all great things in California.. With a 2hr... (read more)

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