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Grand Island, Nebraska
Chicago, Illinois
USA
PEOPLE COMPARISON HIGHLIGHTS
Grand Island is 590% less densely populated than Chicago.
People are 14% more likely to be married in Chicago.
The Median Age is 1.6 years older in Grand Island.

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PEOPLE
 Grand Island, NEChicago, ILUnited States
 Population51,4402,720,546321,418,820
 Population - 201046,9752,703,466308,745,538
 Population - 200042,9402,896,016285,036,114
 Population - 199039,3862,783,726251,960,433
 Pop. 1990 to Now30.61%-2.27%27.57%
 Pop. 2000 to Now19.80%-6.06%12.76%
 Pop. Density1,73311,95091
 Land Area302283,531,905
 Water Area06264,837
 Median Age3533.437.4
 Female Population50.38%51.52%50.81%
 Male Population49.63%48.49%49.19%
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 EST. TOTAL POPULATION BY AGE
 Grand Island, NEChicago, ILUnited States
 Age 0 to 47.84%6.84%6.36%
 Age 5 to 97.80%6.07%6.51%
 Age 10 to 147.48%5.94%6.59%
 Age 15 to 174.19%3.62%4.03%
 Age 18 to 203.50%4.26%4.35%
 Age 21 to 245.56%6.63%5.61%
 Age 25 to 3413.62%19.14%13.47%
 Age 35 to 4412.77%14.08%12.97%
 Age 45 to 5412.93%12.41%14.09%
 Age 55 to 596.12%5.58%6.57%
 Age 60 to 645.04%4.70%5.72%
 Age 65 to 746.33%5.93%7.64%
 Age 75 to 844.53%3.32%4.26%
 Age 85 and over2.29%1.46%1.85%
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 RACE
 Grand Island, NEChicago, ILUnited States
 White66.86%32.17%62.77%
 Black2.42%31.45%12.24%
 Asian1.28%5.69%4.95%
 Native American0.49%0.13%0.66%
 Hawaiian, Pacific Islander0.00%0.02%0.16%
 Other0.04%0.16%0.20%
 Two or More Races0.93%1.45%2.13%
 Hispanic28.00%28.95%16.90%
 Non-Hispanic72.01%71.05%83.10%
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 FAMILY
 Grand Island, NEChicago, ILUnited States
 Households18,7021,028,830116,211,000
 Family Households12,036564,53976,958,100
 Non Family Households6,666464,29039,253,000
 Household Size2.632.582.63
 Married Population51.64%37.26%50.58%
 Single Population48.36%62.74%49.42%
 Now Married50.02%34.70%48.41%
 Married but Separated1.62%2.56%2.17%
 Never Married28.32%48.58%32.55%
 Widowed6.41%5.48%5.95%
 Divorced13.64%8.69%10.92%
 Married, w/children33.63%27.78%31.68%
 Married, no children37.93%31.16%41.44%
 Single, w/children23.39%24.64%16.94%
 Single, no children5.05%16.42%9.95%
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 COMMENTS
Comments about Grand Island

re: nice town to raise a family - 2/22/2007: I disagree. However, I have REAL problem with the Dishonorable created in this Midwestern town by the Drug War. Do I want to have ANY of the horror stories told by The... (read more)

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Comments about Chicago

weather: Winter is too long and too cold. Not as bad as Wisconsin (Milwaukee is usually about 5 degrees colder) - by a few degrees, or Michigan (Ann Arbor or Dexter) but in the... (read more)

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