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Boulder, Colorado
Santa Rosa, California
USA
PEOPLE COMPARISON HIGHLIGHTS
Boulder is 2% more densely populated than Santa Rosa.
People are 13% less likely to be married in Santa Rosa.
The Median Age is 8.8 years younger in Boulder.

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PEOPLE
 Boulder, COSanta Rosa, CAUnited States
 Population107,349174,972321,418,820
 Population - 201097,050162,647308,745,538
 Population - 200094,673147,595285,036,114
 Population - 199083,312113,313251,960,433
 Pop. 1990 to Now28.85%54.42%27.57%
 Pop. 2000 to Now13.39%18.55%12.76%
 Pop. Density4,3204,23791
 Land Area25413,531,905
 Water Area10264,837
 Median Age28.337.137.4
 Female Population48.56%50.85%50.81%
 Male Population51.44%49.15%49.19%
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 EST. TOTAL POPULATION BY AGE
 Boulder, COSanta Rosa, CAUnited States
 Age 0 to 43.95%6.38%6.36%
 Age 5 to 94.01%6.71%6.51%
 Age 10 to 143.70%6.50%6.59%
 Age 15 to 172.13%4.09%4.03%
 Age 18 to 2014.44%3.80%4.35%
 Age 21 to 2415.48%5.03%5.61%
 Age 25 to 3415.92%14.63%13.47%
 Age 35 to 4411.32%13.22%12.97%
 Age 45 to 5410.32%13.70%14.09%
 Age 55 to 594.95%6.65%6.57%
 Age 60 to 644.09%5.68%5.72%
 Age 65 to 745.37%7.09%7.64%
 Age 75 to 842.54%4.10%4.26%
 Age 85 and over1.79%2.43%1.85%
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 RACE
 Boulder, COSanta Rosa, CAUnited States
 White82.66%57.67%62.77%
 Black0.90%2.05%12.24%
 Asian4.67%5.23%4.95%
 Native American0.11%0.77%0.66%
 Hawaiian, Pacific Islander0.03%0.49%0.16%
 Other0.14%0.10%0.20%
 Two or More Races2.59%3.28%2.13%
 Hispanic8.89%30.41%16.90%
 Non-Hispanic91.11%69.59%83.10%
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 FAMILY
 Boulder, COSanta Rosa, CAUnited States
 Households41,68763,213116,211,000
 Family Households17,71739,21776,958,100
 Non Family Households23,97023,99639,253,000
 Household Size2.232.652.63
 Married Population33.93%46.83%50.58%
 Single Population66.07%53.17%49.42%
 Now Married33.09%44.75%48.41%
 Married but Separated0.84%2.08%2.17%
 Never Married55.25%33.99%32.55%
 Widowed2.88%5.79%5.95%
 Divorced7.94%13.39%10.92%
 Married, w/children33.78%34.45%31.68%
 Married, no children45.60%36.81%41.44%
 Single, w/children12.15%18.20%16.94%
 Single, no children8.47%10.53%9.95%
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 COMMENTS
Comments about Boulder

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