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Billings, Montana
Phoenix, Arizona
USA
PEOPLE COMPARISON HIGHLIGHTS
Billings is 18% less densely populated than Phoenix.
People are 4% more likely to be married in Phoenix.
The Median Age is 4.2 years older in Billings.

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PEOPLE
 Billings, MTPhoenix, AZUnited States
 Population110,2631,563,025321,418,820
 Population - 2010101,5491,450,206308,745,538
 Population - 200089,8471,321,045285,036,114
 Population - 199081,151983,403251,960,433
 Pop. 1990 to Now35.87%58.94%27.57%
 Pop. 2000 to Now22.72%18.32%12.76%
 Pop. Density2,5603,02091
 Land Area435173,531,905
 Water Area01264,837
 Median Age37.132.937.4
 Female Population51.25%50.10%50.81%
 Male Population48.75%49.91%49.19%
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 EST. TOTAL POPULATION BY AGE
 Billings, MTPhoenix, AZUnited States
 Age 0 to 46.91%7.70%6.36%
 Age 5 to 96.55%7.67%6.51%
 Age 10 to 146.10%7.56%6.59%
 Age 15 to 173.47%4.34%4.03%
 Age 18 to 203.83%4.37%4.35%
 Age 21 to 245.54%6.02%5.61%
 Age 25 to 3414.83%15.55%13.47%
 Age 35 to 4412.10%14.25%12.97%
 Age 45 to 5412.85%13.36%14.09%
 Age 55 to 596.72%5.50%6.57%
 Age 60 to 646.15%4.63%5.72%
 Age 65 to 747.58%5.39%7.64%
 Age 75 to 844.93%2.57%4.26%
 Age 85 and over2.43%1.10%1.85%
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 RACE
 Billings, MTPhoenix, AZUnited States
 White86.77%45.98%62.77%
 Black0.76%6.51%12.24%
 Asian0.87%3.27%4.95%
 Native American4.24%1.58%0.66%
 Hawaiian, Pacific Islander0.05%0.22%0.16%
 Other0.08%0.14%0.20%
 Two or More Races1.74%1.83%2.13%
 Hispanic5.49%40.48%16.90%
 Non-Hispanic94.51%59.52%83.10%
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 FAMILY
 Billings, MTPhoenix, AZUnited States
 Households44,208520,856116,211,000
 Family Households25,906329,83576,958,100
 Non Family Households18,302191,02139,253,000
 Household Size2.352.832.63
 Married Population48.33%44.69%50.58%
 Single Population51.67%55.31%49.42%
 Now Married46.78%42.33%48.41%
 Married but Separated1.55%2.36%2.17%
 Never Married30.29%38.60%32.55%
 Widowed6.58%4.14%5.95%
 Divorced14.80%12.57%10.92%
 Married, w/children31.31%32.72%31.68%
 Married, no children42.33%32.45%41.44%
 Single, w/children18.30%24.03%16.94%
 Single, no children8.06%10.81%9.95%
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