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Gilroy, California
Cupertino, California
USA
PEOPLE COMPARISON HIGHLIGHTS
Gilroy is 62% less densely populated than Cupertino.
People are 12% less likely to be married in Cupertino.
The Median Age is 7.7 years younger in Gilroy.

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PEOPLE
 Gilroy, CACupertino, CAUnited States
 Population53,23160,572321,418,820
 Population - 201046,80756,498308,745,538
 Population - 200041,46450,546285,036,114
 Population - 199031,48740,263251,960,433
 Pop. 1990 to Now69.06%50.44%27.57%
 Pop. 2000 to Now28.38%19.84%12.76%
 Pop. Density3,2985,35591
 Land Area16113,531,905
 Water Area00264,837
 Median Age32.540.237.4
 Female Population50.49%50.92%50.81%
 Male Population49.51%49.08%49.19%
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 EST. TOTAL POPULATION BY AGE
 Gilroy, CACupertino, CAUnited States
 Age 0 to 48.16%5.86%6.36%
 Age 5 to 98.82%8.18%6.51%
 Age 10 to 147.78%8.07%6.59%
 Age 15 to 174.90%5.15%4.03%
 Age 18 to 204.71%2.31%4.35%
 Age 21 to 245.50%2.71%5.61%
 Age 25 to 3413.43%8.62%13.47%
 Age 35 to 4413.82%17.87%12.97%
 Age 45 to 5413.76%17.74%14.09%
 Age 55 to 595.86%5.73%6.57%
 Age 60 to 644.63%4.75%5.72%
 Age 65 to 745.04%6.65%7.64%
 Age 75 to 842.27%4.10%4.26%
 Age 85 and over1.33%2.26%1.85%
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 RACE
 Gilroy, CACupertino, CAUnited States
 White31.46%27.13%62.77%
 Black1.79%0.53%12.24%
 Asian5.68%64.88%4.95%
 Native American0.04%0.16%0.66%
 Hawaiian, Pacific Islander0.48%0.33%0.16%
 Other0.02%0.27%0.20%
 Two or More Races1.58%2.03%2.13%
 Hispanic58.95%4.68%16.90%
 Non-Hispanic41.05%95.32%83.10%
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 FAMILY
 Gilroy, CACupertino, CAUnited States
 Households14,92220,643116,211,000
 Family Households12,20515,91476,958,100
 Non Family Households2,7174,72939,253,000
 Household Size3.362.882.63
 Married Population54.35%66.01%50.58%
 Single Population45.65%33.99%49.42%
 Now Married51.99%65.36%48.41%
 Married but Separated2.36%0.65%2.17%
 Never Married33.37%22.67%32.55%
 Widowed3.78%5.94%5.95%
 Divorced8.51%5.39%10.92%
 Married, w/children38.57%55.11%31.68%
 Married, no children32.68%31.95%41.44%
 Single, w/children18.30%6.37%16.94%
 Single, no children10.46%6.57%9.95%
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 COMMENTS
Comments about Gilroy

Gilroy is no place for young workforce families or: Trust me, I love the ecosystem in Gilroy but the truth is that city as a whole does not care about its youth(nor the silicon vally in general but gilroy takes the... (read more)

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Comments about Cupertino

Another Day in Paradise and Close to Everything, O: I chose Cupertino because that is where I have lived since 1977, but I could have named any of the surrounding cities in the SF Bay Area, though I could not have ever... (read more)

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