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Fairmont, West Virginia
Omaha, Nebraska
USA
PEOPLE COMPARISON HIGHLIGHTS
Fairmont is 58% less densely populated than Omaha.
People are 2% less likely to be married in Omaha.
The Median Age is 1.3 years older in Fairmont.

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PEOPLE
 Fairmont, WVOmaha, NEUnited States
 Population18,733443,885321,418,820
 Population - 201018,865407,334308,745,538
 Population - 200019,097390,007285,036,114
 Population - 199020,210335,795251,960,433
 Pop. 1990 to Now-7.31%32.19%27.57%
 Pop. 2000 to Now-1.91%13.82%12.76%
 Pop. Density2,1813,44991
 Land Area91293,531,905
 Water Area03264,837
 Median Age35.33437.4
 Female Population51.85%50.87%50.81%
 Male Population48.15%49.13%49.19%
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 EST. TOTAL POPULATION BY AGE
 Fairmont, WVOmaha, NEUnited States
 Age 0 to 46.53%7.37%6.36%
 Age 5 to 95.50%6.97%6.51%
 Age 10 to 144.89%6.79%6.59%
 Age 15 to 172.60%3.98%4.03%
 Age 18 to 207.83%4.42%4.35%
 Age 21 to 247.90%6.00%5.61%
 Age 25 to 3414.39%15.98%13.47%
 Age 35 to 4410.48%12.43%12.97%
 Age 45 to 5411.47%13.15%14.09%
 Age 55 to 596.31%6.13%6.57%
 Age 60 to 645.75%5.27%5.72%
 Age 65 to 747.46%6.13%7.64%
 Age 75 to 845.85%3.56%4.26%
 Age 85 and over3.05%1.82%1.85%
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 RACE
 Fairmont, WVOmaha, NEUnited States
 White88.33%68.16%62.77%
 Black8.25%12.65%12.24%
 Asian0.43%2.74%4.95%
 Native American0.11%0.44%0.66%
 Hawaiian, Pacific Islander0.00%0.03%0.16%
 Other0.00%0.19%0.20%
 Two or More Races1.66%2.51%2.13%
 Hispanic1.22%13.29%16.90%
 Non-Hispanic98.78%86.71%83.10%
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 FAMILY
 Fairmont, WVOmaha, NEUnited States
 Households7,598172,034116,211,000
 Family Households4,376102,56876,958,100
 Non Family Households3,22269,46639,253,000
 Household Size2.342.472.63
 Married Population44.03%46.18%50.58%
 Single Population55.97%53.82%49.42%
 Now Married42.67%44.30%48.41%
 Married but Separated1.37%1.89%2.17%
 Never Married34.45%36.51%32.55%
 Widowed8.58%5.48%5.95%
 Divorced12.94%11.84%10.92%
 Married, w/children23.45%30.81%31.68%
 Married, no children43.37%38.01%41.44%
 Single, w/children20.61%21.23%16.94%
 Single, no children12.57%9.96%9.95%
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