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Chicago, Illinois
DeLand, Florida
USA
PEOPLE COMPARISON HIGHLIGHTS
Chicago is 632% more densely populated than DeLand.
People are 7% less likely to be married in DeLand.
The Median Age is 5.5 years younger in Chicago.

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PEOPLE
 Chicago, ILDeLand, FLUnited States
 Population2,720,54630,195321,418,820
 Population - 20102,703,46626,444308,745,538
 Population - 20002,896,01620,904285,036,114
 Population - 19902,783,72616,491251,960,433
 Pop. 1990 to Now-2.27%83.10%27.57%
 Pop. 2000 to Now-6.06%44.45%12.76%
 Pop. Density11,9501,63291
 Land Area228193,531,905
 Water Area60264,837
 Median Age33.438.937.4
 Female Population51.52%53.55%50.81%
 Male Population48.49%46.45%49.19%
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 EST. TOTAL POPULATION BY AGE
 Chicago, ILDeLand, FLUnited States
 Age 0 to 46.84%5.23%6.36%
 Age 5 to 96.07%6.89%6.51%
 Age 10 to 145.94%6.41%6.59%
 Age 15 to 173.62%4.13%4.03%
 Age 18 to 204.26%8.19%4.35%
 Age 21 to 246.63%4.84%5.61%
 Age 25 to 3419.14%10.28%13.47%
 Age 35 to 4414.08%10.48%12.97%
 Age 45 to 5412.41%12.22%14.09%
 Age 55 to 595.58%5.01%6.57%
 Age 60 to 644.70%5.82%5.72%
 Age 65 to 745.93%9.67%7.64%
 Age 75 to 843.32%6.85%4.26%
 Age 85 and over1.46%3.99%1.85%
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 RACE
 Chicago, ILDeLand, FLUnited States
 White32.17%64.12%62.77%
 Black31.45%15.55%12.24%
 Asian5.69%2.96%4.95%
 Native American0.13%0.06%0.66%
 Hawaiian, Pacific Islander0.02%0.09%0.16%
 Other0.16%0.20%0.20%
 Two or More Races1.45%2.21%2.13%
 Hispanic28.95%14.81%16.90%
 Non-Hispanic71.05%85.19%83.10%
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 FAMILY
 Chicago, ILDeLand, FLUnited States
 Households1,028,83010,079116,211,000
 Family Households564,5396,18476,958,100
 Non Family Households464,2903,89539,253,000
 Household Size2.582.522.63
 Married Population37.26%44.67%50.58%
 Single Population62.74%55.34%49.42%
 Now Married34.70%42.20%48.41%
 Married but Separated2.56%2.47%2.17%
 Never Married48.58%31.82%32.55%
 Widowed5.48%10.41%5.95%
 Divorced8.69%13.11%10.92%
 Married, w/children27.78%28.61%31.68%
 Married, no children31.16%43.50%41.44%
 Single, w/children24.64%20.38%16.94%
 Single, no children16.42%7.52%9.95%
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 COMMENTS
Comments about Chicago

weather: Winter is too long and too cold. Not as bad as Wisconsin (Milwaukee is usually about 5 degrees colder) - by a few degrees, or Michigan (Ann Arbor or Dexter) but in the... (read more)

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Comments about DeLand

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