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Carson City, Nevada
Modesto, California
USA
PEOPLE COMPARISON HIGHLIGHTS
Carson City is 1,163% less densely populated than Modesto.
People are 0% more likely to be married in Modesto.
The Median Age is 7.9 years older in Carson City.

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PEOPLE
 Carson City, NVModesto, CAUnited States
 Population54,521211,266321,418,820
 Population - 201055,375201,898308,745,538
 Population - 200052,457188,856285,036,114
 Population - 199040,443164,730251,960,433
 Pop. 1990 to Now34.81%28.25%27.57%
 Pop. 2000 to Now3.94%11.87%12.76%
 Pop. Density3774,76291
 Land Area145443,531,905
 Water Area130264,837
 Median Age42.334.437.4
 Female Population48.62%51.80%50.81%
 Male Population51.38%48.20%49.19%
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 EST. TOTAL POPULATION BY AGE
 Carson City, NVModesto, CAUnited States
 Age 0 to 45.52%7.22%6.36%
 Age 5 to 95.75%6.67%6.51%
 Age 10 to 146.31%7.54%6.59%
 Age 15 to 173.85%4.64%4.03%
 Age 18 to 203.38%4.32%4.35%
 Age 21 to 245.05%6.11%5.61%
 Age 25 to 3412.06%14.15%13.47%
 Age 35 to 4411.70%12.30%12.97%
 Age 45 to 5414.53%13.26%14.09%
 Age 55 to 597.07%6.40%6.57%
 Age 60 to 646.99%5.13%5.72%
 Age 65 to 749.77%6.55%7.64%
 Age 75 to 845.48%3.86%4.26%
 Age 85 and over2.56%1.87%1.85%
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 RACE
 Carson City, NVModesto, CAUnited States
 White69.42%47.71%62.77%
 Black1.50%3.52%12.24%
 Asian2.14%7.17%4.95%
 Native American1.93%0.45%0.66%
 Hawaiian, Pacific Islander0.24%0.77%0.16%
 Other0.34%0.25%0.20%
 Two or More Races2.20%2.96%2.13%
 Hispanic22.24%37.18%16.90%
 Non-Hispanic77.76%62.82%83.10%
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 FAMILY
 Carson City, NVModesto, CAUnited States
 Households21,22570,310116,211,000
 Family Households13,02349,43776,958,100
 Non Family Households8,20220,87339,253,000
 Household Size2.482.892.63
 Married Population48.45%48.39%50.58%
 Single Population51.55%51.61%49.42%
 Now Married45.89%45.92%48.41%
 Married but Separated2.56%2.47%2.17%
 Never Married27.52%34.20%32.55%
 Widowed7.06%5.50%5.95%
 Divorced16.98%11.91%10.92%
 Married, w/children27.48%31.96%31.68%
 Married, no children44.52%35.37%41.44%
 Single, w/children18.80%20.78%16.94%
 Single, no children9.20%11.89%9.95%
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