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Brookings, Oregon
Astoria, Oregon
USA
PEOPLE COMPARISON HIGHLIGHTS
Brookings is 7% more densely populated than Astoria.
People are 2% less likely to be married in Astoria.
The Median Age is 9.4 years older in Brookings.

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PEOPLE
 Brookings, ORAstoria, ORUnited States
 Population6,4769,626321,418,820
 Population - 20106,2749,560308,745,538
 Population - 20005,4479,813285,036,114
 Population - 19904,40010,069251,960,433
 Pop. 1990 to Now47.18%-4.40%27.57%
 Pop. 2000 to Now18.89%-1.91%12.76%
 Pop. Density1,6771,56491
 Land Area463,531,905
 Water Area04264,837
 Median Age5242.637.4
 Female Population56.08%49.38%50.81%
 Male Population43.92%50.62%49.19%
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 EST. TOTAL POPULATION BY AGE
 Brookings, ORAstoria, ORUnited States
 Age 0 to 41.62%5.56%6.36%
 Age 5 to 93.80%5.13%6.51%
 Age 10 to 143.29%4.66%6.59%
 Age 15 to 174.24%3.53%4.03%
 Age 18 to 203.92%3.35%4.35%
 Age 21 to 242.58%3.86%5.61%
 Age 25 to 348.41%14.17%13.47%
 Age 35 to 449.69%12.19%12.97%
 Age 45 to 5417.98%13.03%14.09%
 Age 55 to 596.96%8.78%6.57%
 Age 60 to 6410.36%7.81%5.72%
 Age 65 to 7414.47%9.58%7.64%
 Age 75 to 848.91%4.49%4.26%
 Age 85 and over3.76%3.88%1.85%
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 RACE
 Brookings, ORAstoria, ORUnited States
 White85.15%82.88%62.77%
 Black0.00%1.38%12.24%
 Asian0.49%2.70%4.95%
 Native American0.95%0.41%0.66%
 Hawaiian, Pacific Islander0.05%0.05%0.16%
 Other0.36%0.00%0.20%
 Two or More Races5.61%3.58%2.13%
 Hispanic7.40%9.00%16.90%
 Non-Hispanic92.60%91.00%83.10%
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 FAMILY
 Brookings, ORAstoria, ORUnited States
 Households3,1644,233116,211,000
 Family Households1,7292,35076,958,100
 Non Family Households1,4351,88339,253,000
 Household Size1.962.162.63
 Married Population47.80%49.53%50.58%
 Single Population52.20%50.47%49.42%
 Now Married46.66%46.41%48.41%
 Married but Separated1.14%3.12%2.17%
 Never Married19.55%27.52%32.55%
 Widowed10.75%7.02%5.95%
 Divorced21.91%15.92%10.92%
 Married, w/children16.19%27.06%31.68%
 Married, no children57.26%46.38%41.44%
 Single, w/children20.76%16.94%16.94%
 Single, no children5.78%9.62%9.95%
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 COMMENTS
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