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Denver, Colorado
Ventura, California
USA
PEOPLE COMPARISON HIGHLIGHTS
Denver is 13% less densely populated than Ventura.
People are 7% less likely to be married in Ventura.
The Median Age is 5.4 years younger in Denver.

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PEOPLE
 Denver, COVentura, CAUnited States
 Population682,545109,708321,418,820
 Population - 2010578,087105,211308,745,538
 Population - 2000554,636100,916285,036,114
 Population - 1990467,61092,575251,960,433
 Pop. 1990 to Now45.97%18.51%27.57%
 Pop. 2000 to Now23.06%8.71%12.76%
 Pop. Density4,4605,02991
 Land Area153223,531,905
 Water Area210264,837
 Median Age3439.437.4
 Female Population50.01%50.61%50.81%
 Male Population49.99%49.39%49.19%
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 EST. TOTAL POPULATION BY AGE
 Denver, COVentura, CAUnited States
 Age 0 to 47.00%6.64%6.36%
 Age 5 to 96.19%5.67%6.51%
 Age 10 to 145.15%6.24%6.59%
 Age 15 to 172.72%3.49%4.03%
 Age 18 to 203.37%3.56%4.35%
 Age 21 to 245.97%5.59%5.61%
 Age 25 to 3421.45%13.30%13.47%
 Age 35 to 4415.32%13.31%12.97%
 Age 45 to 5411.79%14.75%14.09%
 Age 55 to 595.59%7.02%6.57%
 Age 60 to 644.89%6.03%5.72%
 Age 65 to 745.81%7.15%7.64%
 Age 75 to 843.11%4.61%4.26%
 Age 85 and over1.66%2.65%1.85%
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 RACE
 Denver, COVentura, CAUnited States
 White52.86%59.30%62.77%
 Black9.47%1.51%12.24%
 Asian3.44%3.34%4.95%
 Native American0.60%0.29%0.66%
 Hawaiian, Pacific Islander0.08%0.19%0.16%
 Other0.18%0.28%0.20%
 Two or More Races2.19%2.41%2.13%
 Hispanic31.20%32.68%16.90%
 Non-Hispanic68.80%67.32%83.10%
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 FAMILY
 Denver, COVentura, CAUnited States
 Households271,05441,306116,211,000
 Family Households130,38725,90176,958,100
 Non Family Households140,66715,40539,253,000
 Household Size2.282.582.63
 Married Population41.29%48.34%50.58%
 Single Population58.72%51.66%49.42%
 Now Married38.97%46.32%48.41%
 Married but Separated2.31%2.02%2.17%
 Never Married41.59%32.13%32.55%
 Widowed4.33%5.82%5.95%
 Divorced12.79%13.72%10.92%
 Married, w/children32.28%32.16%31.68%
 Married, no children37.34%40.00%41.44%
 Single, w/children20.00%16.09%16.94%
 Single, no children10.38%11.75%9.95%
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 COMMENTS
Comments about Denver

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Comments about Ventura

Overall, a nice place to live.: I have lived here almost my whole life. The climate is mild - a lot of sun compared to many places; however, I personally don't care for the 2-3 months of fog in the... (read more)

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