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Bluffton, South Carolina
Lakeland, Florida
USA
PEOPLE COMPARISON HIGHLIGHTS
Bluffton is 389% less densely populated than Lakeland.
People are 11% more likely to be married in Lakeland.
The Median Age is 7.2 years younger in Bluffton.

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PEOPLE
 Bluffton, SCLakeland, FLUnited States
 Population16,728104,401321,418,820
 Population - 201010,74896,623308,745,538
 Population - 20001,27578,452285,036,114
 Population - 199073870,576251,960,433
 Pop. 1990 to Now2,166.67%47.93%27.57%
 Pop. 2000 to Now1,212.00%33.08%12.76%
 Pop. Density3261,59191
 Land Area51663,531,905
 Water Area29264,837
 Median Age33.140.337.4
 Female Population52.11%52.59%50.81%
 Male Population47.89%47.41%49.19%
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 EST. TOTAL POPULATION BY AGE
 Bluffton, SCLakeland, FLUnited States
 Age 0 to 47.58%6.08%6.36%
 Age 5 to 97.58%5.90%6.51%
 Age 10 to 1410.34%5.86%6.59%
 Age 15 to 174.18%3.24%4.03%
 Age 18 to 202.54%5.35%4.35%
 Age 21 to 245.37%6.01%5.61%
 Age 25 to 3415.66%12.13%13.47%
 Age 35 to 4416.03%11.06%12.97%
 Age 45 to 5412.35%11.75%14.09%
 Age 55 to 594.87%5.58%6.57%
 Age 60 to 643.78%6.26%5.72%
 Age 65 to 747.59%10.50%7.64%
 Age 75 to 841.53%7.27%4.26%
 Age 85 and over0.59%3.03%1.85%
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 RACE
 Bluffton, SCLakeland, FLUnited States
 White58.90%62.51%62.77%
 Black17.15%19.51%12.24%
 Asian2.25%1.63%4.95%
 Native American0.14%0.18%0.66%
 Hawaiian, Pacific Islander0.02%0.01%0.16%
 Other0.00%0.28%0.20%
 Two or More Races2.82%1.74%2.13%
 Hispanic18.71%14.14%16.90%
 Non-Hispanic81.29%85.86%83.10%
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 FAMILY
 Bluffton, SCLakeland, FLUnited States
 Households4,43639,497116,211,000
 Family Households3,24623,19276,958,100
 Non Family Households1,19016,30539,253,000
 Household Size3.152.422.63
 Married Population55.37%44.44%50.58%
 Single Population44.63%55.56%49.42%
 Now Married53.50%41.93%48.41%
 Married but Separated1.87%2.51%2.17%
 Never Married28.30%33.09%32.55%
 Widowed4.90%8.43%5.95%
 Divorced11.43%14.04%10.92%
 Married, w/children40.33%22.57%31.68%
 Married, no children33.18%46.48%41.44%
 Single, w/children17.44%20.40%16.94%
 Single, no children9.06%10.56%9.95%
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