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Fort Worth, Texas
Dallas, Texas
USA
PEOPLE COMPARISON HIGHLIGHTS
Fort Worth is 56% less densely populated than Dallas.
People are 6% more likely to be married in Dallas.
The Median Age is 0.4 years younger in Fort Worth.

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PEOPLE
 Fort Worth, TXDallas, TXUnited States
 Population833,3191,300,092321,418,820
 Population - 2010705,3491,187,285308,745,538
 Population - 2000534,6941,188,580285,036,114
 Population - 1990447,6191,006,877251,960,433
 Pop. 1990 to Now86.17%29.12%27.57%
 Pop. 2000 to Now55.85%9.38%12.76%
 Pop. Density2,4463,80891
 Land Area3413413,531,905
 Water Area844264,837
 Median Age31.832.237.4
 Female Population51.41%50.02%50.81%
 Male Population48.59%49.98%49.19%
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 EST. TOTAL POPULATION BY AGE
 Fort Worth, TXDallas, TXUnited States
 Age 0 to 48.61%8.17%6.36%
 Age 5 to 98.26%7.59%6.51%
 Age 10 to 147.79%6.53%6.59%
 Age 15 to 174.20%3.63%4.03%
 Age 18 to 204.39%3.82%4.35%
 Age 21 to 245.66%6.56%5.61%
 Age 25 to 3416.21%18.36%13.47%
 Age 35 to 4414.36%14.03%12.97%
 Age 45 to 5412.54%12.40%14.09%
 Age 55 to 595.35%5.21%6.57%
 Age 60 to 644.00%4.48%5.72%
 Age 65 to 744.88%5.21%7.64%
 Age 75 to 842.71%2.79%4.26%
 Age 85 and over1.06%1.23%1.85%
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 RACE
 Fort Worth, TXDallas, TXUnited States
 White40.94%29.28%62.77%
 Black18.67%24.29%12.24%
 Asian3.67%2.96%4.95%
 Native American0.29%0.15%0.66%
 Hawaiian, Pacific Islander0.12%0.03%0.16%
 Other0.16%0.13%0.20%
 Two or More Races1.93%1.43%2.13%
 Hispanic34.23%41.73%16.90%
 Non-Hispanic65.77%58.27%83.10%
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 FAMILY
 Fort Worth, TXDallas, TXUnited States
 Households268,884467,501116,211,000
 Family Households181,049269,31576,958,100
 Non Family Households87,835198,18639,253,000
 Household Size2.842.612.63
 Married Population49.29%43.09%50.58%
 Single Population50.71%56.91%49.42%
 Now Married46.47%39.59%48.41%
 Married but Separated2.82%3.51%2.17%
 Never Married33.82%40.79%32.55%
 Widowed4.67%4.85%5.95%
 Divorced12.23%11.27%10.92%
 Married, w/children37.75%31.01%31.68%
 Married, no children30.55%30.05%41.44%
 Single, w/children21.99%25.73%16.94%
 Single, no children9.71%13.21%9.95%
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