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Bowling Green, Kentucky
Auburn, Alabama
USA
PEOPLE COMPARISON HIGHLIGHTS
Bowling Green is 58% more densely populated than Auburn.
People are 2% more likely to be married in Auburn.
The Median Age is 4.3 years older in Bowling Green.

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PEOPLE
 Bowling Green, KYAuburn, ALUnited States
 Population63,61662,059321,418,820
 Population - 201056,40751,057308,745,538
 Population - 200049,29642,987285,036,114
 Population - 199040,64133,830251,960,433
 Pop. 1990 to Now56.53%83.44%27.57%
 Pop. 2000 to Now29.05%44.37%12.76%
 Pop. Density1,6651,05591
 Land Area38593,531,905
 Water Area01264,837
 Median Age27.823.537.4
 Female Population51.36%50.10%50.81%
 Male Population48.65%49.90%49.19%
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 EST. TOTAL POPULATION BY AGE
 Bowling Green, KYAuburn, ALUnited States
 Age 0 to 46.25%5.28%6.36%
 Age 5 to 95.29%4.55%6.51%
 Age 10 to 145.87%4.46%6.59%
 Age 15 to 172.86%3.12%4.03%
 Age 18 to 2011.95%17.79%4.35%
 Age 21 to 2412.74%19.98%5.61%
 Age 25 to 3414.78%14.55%13.47%
 Age 35 to 4410.95%9.26%12.97%
 Age 45 to 549.82%8.41%14.09%
 Age 55 to 595.12%3.04%6.57%
 Age 60 to 643.53%3.03%5.72%
 Age 65 to 745.69%3.75%7.64%
 Age 75 to 843.37%1.64%4.26%
 Age 85 and over1.80%1.13%1.85%
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 RACE
 Bowling Green, KYAuburn, ALUnited States
 White72.59%71.18%62.77%
 Black14.30%16.73%12.24%
 Asian4.14%6.55%4.95%
 Native American0.14%0.19%0.66%
 Hawaiian, Pacific Islander0.21%0.18%0.16%
 Other0.10%0.11%0.20%
 Two or More Races1.90%1.11%2.13%
 Hispanic6.62%3.95%16.90%
 Non-Hispanic93.38%96.05%83.10%
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 FAMILY
 Bowling Green, KYAuburn, ALUnited States
 Households23,15321,644116,211,000
 Family Households12,25510,38376,958,100
 Non Family Households10,89811,26139,253,000
 Household Size2.342.432.63
 Married Population36.09%34.09%50.58%
 Single Population63.91%65.91%49.42%
 Now Married34.09%32.94%48.41%
 Married but Separated2.00%1.15%2.17%
 Never Married45.95%58.68%32.55%
 Widowed5.89%2.34%5.95%
 Divorced12.08%4.90%10.92%
 Married, w/children26.77%38.18%31.68%
 Married, no children37.01%35.01%41.44%
 Single, w/children21.73%15.41%16.94%
 Single, no children14.48%11.40%9.95%
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a town built around the university: everything in auburn revolves around the university. when school is in session, the population is 50k. otherwise, it's 25k. there are plenty of asshole cops here, and... (read more)

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