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Columbus, Georgia
Rock Creek, Alabama
USA
PEOPLE COMPARISON HIGHLIGHTS
Columbus is 103% more densely populated than Rock Creek.
People are 7% less likely to be married in Rock Creek.
The Median Age is 9.3 years younger in Columbus.

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PEOPLE
 Columbus, GARock Creek, ALUnited States
 Population200,5791,377321,418,820
 Population - 2010187,6291,621308,745,538
 Population - 2000184,6521,495285,036,114
 Population - 1990178,0691,347251,960,433
 Pop. 1990 to Now12.64%2.23%27.57%
 Pop. 2000 to Now8.63%-7.89%12.76%
 Pop. Density92745791
 Land Area21633,531,905
 Water Area50264,837
 Median Age33.342.637.4
 Female Population51.13%55.41%50.81%
 Male Population48.87%44.59%49.19%
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 EST. TOTAL POPULATION BY AGE
 Columbus, GARock Creek, ALUnited States
 Age 0 to 47.47%2.25%6.36%
 Age 5 to 96.67%1.02%6.51%
 Age 10 to 146.68%12.93%6.59%
 Age 15 to 173.99%4.43%4.03%
 Age 18 to 205.42%5.08%4.35%
 Age 21 to 246.33%3.20%5.61%
 Age 25 to 3415.84%9.51%13.47%
 Age 35 to 4412.37%17.57%12.97%
 Age 45 to 5412.75%14.45%14.09%
 Age 55 to 595.92%7.70%6.57%
 Age 60 to 644.98%5.30%5.72%
 Age 65 to 746.24%5.96%7.64%
 Age 75 to 843.81%10.60%4.26%
 Age 85 and over1.54%0.00%1.85%
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 RACE
 Columbus, GARock Creek, ALUnited States
 White42.91%97.53%62.77%
 Black44.18%2.47%12.24%
 Asian2.26%0.00%4.95%
 Native American0.26%0.00%0.66%
 Hawaiian, Pacific Islander0.08%0.00%0.16%
 Other0.42%0.00%0.20%
 Two or More Races2.82%0.00%2.13%
 Hispanic7.07%0.00%16.90%
 Non-Hispanic92.93%100.00%83.10%
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 FAMILY
 Columbus, GARock Creek, ALUnited States
 Households72,556561116,211,000
 Family Households46,95938176,958,100
 Non Family Households25,59718039,253,000
 Household Size2.582.452.63
 Married Population43.30%50.17%50.58%
 Single Population56.70%49.83%49.42%
 Now Married40.09%50.17%48.41%
 Married but Separated3.21%0.00%2.17%
 Never Married36.41%26.08%32.55%
 Widowed6.68%4.42%5.95%
 Divorced13.62%19.32%10.92%
 Married, w/children27.89%35.43%31.68%
 Married, no children32.53%41.47%41.44%
 Single, w/children26.80%14.17%16.94%
 Single, no children12.78%8.92%9.95%
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