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Chester, Virginia
Prescott, Arizona
USA
PEOPLE COMPARISON HIGHLIGHTS
Chester is 60% more densely populated than Prescott.
People are 3% less likely to be married in Prescott.
The Median Age is 17.9 years younger in Chester.

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PEOPLE
 Chester, VAPrescott, AZUnited States
 Population21,35541,899321,418,820
 Population - 201019,91839,938308,745,538
 Population - 200017,89033,938285,036,114
 Population - 199014,98626,455251,960,433
 Pop. 1990 to Now42.50%58.38%27.57%
 Pop. 2000 to Now19.37%23.46%12.76%
 Pop. Density1,6231,01391
 Land Area13413,531,905
 Water Area00264,837
 Median Age37.555.437.4
 Female Population53.62%51.69%50.81%
 Male Population46.38%48.31%49.19%
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 EST. TOTAL POPULATION BY AGE
 Chester, VAPrescott, AZUnited States
 Age 0 to 45.91%3.33%6.36%
 Age 5 to 96.06%4.04%6.51%
 Age 10 to 148.67%3.60%6.59%
 Age 15 to 175.14%2.19%4.03%
 Age 18 to 203.83%3.97%4.35%
 Age 21 to 245.36%4.79%5.61%
 Age 25 to 3411.60%9.17%13.47%
 Age 35 to 4413.32%7.47%12.97%
 Age 45 to 5414.86%10.68%14.09%
 Age 55 to 595.99%8.48%6.57%
 Age 60 to 646.07%9.23%5.72%
 Age 65 to 748.20%16.18%7.64%
 Age 75 to 843.33%11.47%4.26%
 Age 85 and over1.65%5.41%1.85%
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 RACE
 Chester, VAPrescott, AZUnited States
 White64.77%87.13%62.77%
 Black23.01%0.69%12.24%
 Asian1.33%1.59%4.95%
 Native American0.11%1.59%0.66%
 Hawaiian, Pacific Islander0.00%0.03%0.16%
 Other0.12%0.15%0.20%
 Two or More Races1.73%1.32%2.13%
 Hispanic8.94%7.50%16.90%
 Non-Hispanic91.07%92.50%83.10%
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 FAMILY
 Chester, VAPrescott, AZUnited States
 Households8,11918,691116,211,000
 Family Households5,54210,23776,958,100
 Non Family Households2,5778,45439,253,000
 Household Size2.632.042.63
 Married Population48.31%51.00%50.58%
 Single Population51.69%49.01%49.42%
 Now Married45.57%49.53%48.41%
 Married but Separated2.74%1.47%2.17%
 Never Married32.98%22.83%32.55%
 Widowed6.34%10.88%5.95%
 Divorced12.37%15.30%10.92%
 Married, w/children27.36%16.55%31.68%
 Married, no children39.07%65.81%41.44%
 Single, w/children24.23%8.90%16.94%
 Single, no children9.35%8.74%9.95%
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