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Colorado Springs, Colorado
Payson, Arizona
USA
PEOPLE COMPARISON HIGHLIGHTS
Colorado Springs is 197% more densely populated than Payson.
People are 6% less likely to be married in Payson.
The Median Age is 21.1 years younger in Colorado Springs.

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PEOPLE
 Colorado Springs, COPayson, AZUnited States
 Population456,56815,345321,418,820
 Population - 2010403,98315,026308,745,538
 Population - 2000360,89013,620285,036,114
 Population - 1990281,1408,377251,960,433
 Pop. 1990 to Now62.40%83.18%27.57%
 Pop. 2000 to Now26.51%12.67%12.76%
 Pop. Density2,34378891
 Land Area195193,531,905
 Water Area00264,837
 Median Age34.455.537.4
 Female Population50.61%52.99%50.81%
 Male Population49.39%47.01%49.19%
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 EST. TOTAL POPULATION BY AGE
 Colorado Springs, COPayson, AZUnited States
 Age 0 to 46.98%3.74%6.36%
 Age 5 to 96.73%4.05%6.51%
 Age 10 to 146.62%4.24%6.59%
 Age 15 to 174.05%2.74%4.03%
 Age 18 to 204.60%3.07%4.35%
 Age 21 to 246.55%2.69%5.61%
 Age 25 to 3415.20%7.87%13.47%
 Age 35 to 4412.61%7.37%12.97%
 Age 45 to 5413.84%13.42%14.09%
 Age 55 to 595.91%7.50%6.57%
 Age 60 to 645.43%9.37%5.72%
 Age 65 to 746.49%19.16%7.64%
 Age 75 to 843.56%10.88%4.26%
 Age 85 and over1.44%3.92%1.85%
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 RACE
 Colorado Springs, COPayson, AZUnited States
 White69.86%87.75%62.77%
 Black5.78%0.20%12.24%
 Asian2.94%0.23%4.95%
 Native American0.36%2.17%0.66%
 Hawaiian, Pacific Islander0.20%0.00%0.16%
 Other0.16%0.00%0.20%
 Two or More Races3.70%0.68%2.13%
 Hispanic17.01%8.97%16.90%
 Non-Hispanic82.99%91.03%83.10%
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 FAMILY
 Colorado Springs, COPayson, AZUnited States
 Households170,2736,621116,211,000
 Family Households108,7394,32776,958,100
 Non Family Households61,5342,29439,253,000
 Household Size2.512.252.63
 Married Population53.02%59.40%50.58%
 Single Population46.98%40.60%49.42%
 Now Married50.89%57.39%48.41%
 Married but Separated2.12%2.01%2.17%
 Never Married29.26%17.68%32.55%
 Widowed4.69%10.07%5.95%
 Divorced13.03%12.85%10.92%
 Married, w/children33.38%18.12%31.68%
 Married, no children41.53%67.09%41.44%
 Single, w/children17.08%8.25%16.94%
 Single, no children8.02%6.54%9.95%
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 COMMENTS
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