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Chicago, Illinois
South Tucson, Arizona
USA
PEOPLE COMPARISON HIGHLIGHTS
Chicago is 114% more densely populated than South Tucson.
People are 3% more likely to be married in South Tucson.
The Median Age is 0.8 years older in Chicago.

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PEOPLE
 Chicago, ILSouth Tucson, AZUnited States
 Population2,720,5465,715321,418,820
 Population - 20102,703,4665,673308,745,538
 Population - 20002,896,0165,490285,036,114
 Population - 19902,783,7265,093251,960,433
 Pop. 1990 to Now-2.27%12.21%27.57%
 Pop. 2000 to Now-6.06%4.10%12.76%
 Pop. Density11,9505,58191
 Land Area22813,531,905
 Water Area60264,837
 Median Age33.432.637.4
 Female Population51.52%50.52%50.81%
 Male Population48.49%49.48%49.19%
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 EST. TOTAL POPULATION BY AGE
 Chicago, ILSouth Tucson, AZUnited States
 Age 0 to 46.84%7.05%6.36%
 Age 5 to 96.07%9.11%6.51%
 Age 10 to 145.94%9.34%6.59%
 Age 15 to 173.62%6.26%4.03%
 Age 18 to 204.26%3.40%4.35%
 Age 21 to 246.63%5.08%5.61%
 Age 25 to 3419.14%14.38%13.47%
 Age 35 to 4414.08%12.07%12.97%
 Age 45 to 5412.41%13.60%14.09%
 Age 55 to 595.58%4.72%6.57%
 Age 60 to 644.70%4.02%5.72%
 Age 65 to 745.93%6.98%7.64%
 Age 75 to 843.32%2.29%4.26%
 Age 85 and over1.46%1.71%1.85%
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 RACE
 Chicago, ILSouth Tucson, AZUnited States
 White32.17%7.61%62.77%
 Black31.45%3.30%12.24%
 Asian5.69%0.19%4.95%
 Native American0.13%5.46%0.66%
 Hawaiian, Pacific Islander0.02%0.00%0.16%
 Other0.16%0.00%0.20%
 Two or More Races1.45%1.29%2.13%
 Hispanic28.95%82.15%16.90%
 Non-Hispanic71.05%17.85%83.10%
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 FAMILY
 Chicago, ILSouth Tucson, AZUnited States
 Households1,028,8301,829116,211,000
 Family Households564,5391,11376,958,100
 Non Family Households464,29071639,253,000
 Household Size2.582.942.63
 Married Population37.26%34.67%50.58%
 Single Population62.74%65.33%49.42%
 Now Married34.70%30.80%48.41%
 Married but Separated2.56%3.88%2.17%
 Never Married48.58%42.98%32.55%
 Widowed5.48%5.77%5.95%
 Divorced8.69%16.58%10.92%
 Married, w/children27.78%31.18%31.68%
 Married, no children31.16%15.81%41.44%
 Single, w/children24.64%35.49%16.94%
 Single, no children16.42%17.52%9.95%
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