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Harrisonburg, Virginia
Rutland, Vermont
USA
PEOPLE COMPARISON HIGHLIGHTS
Harrisonburg is 45% more densely populated than Rutland.
People are 14% less likely to be married in Rutland.
The Median Age is 20.8 years younger in Harrisonburg.

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PEOPLE
 Harrisonburg, VARutland, VTUnited States
 Population52,53815,824321,418,820
 Population - 201047,40616,739308,745,538
 Population - 200040,46817,292285,036,114
 Population - 199030,70718,230251,960,433
 Pop. 1990 to Now71.10%-13.20%27.57%
 Pop. 2000 to Now29.83%-8.49%12.76%
 Pop. Density3,0312,09491
 Land Area1783,531,905
 Water Area00264,837
 Median Age2343.837.4
 Female Population53.35%53.42%50.81%
 Male Population46.65%46.58%49.19%
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 EST. TOTAL POPULATION BY AGE
 Harrisonburg, VARutland, VTUnited States
 Age 0 to 44.94%5.50%6.36%
 Age 5 to 94.29%4.37%6.51%
 Age 10 to 144.25%5.96%6.59%
 Age 15 to 172.28%3.39%4.03%
 Age 18 to 2020.93%3.84%4.35%
 Age 21 to 2417.22%5.08%5.61%
 Age 25 to 3414.12%10.38%13.47%
 Age 35 to 449.09%13.16%12.97%
 Age 45 to 548.18%16.83%14.09%
 Age 55 to 594.03%7.44%6.57%
 Age 60 to 642.86%6.05%5.72%
 Age 65 to 743.67%8.63%7.64%
 Age 75 to 842.52%5.67%4.26%
 Age 85 and over1.62%3.71%1.85%
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 RACE
 Harrisonburg, VARutland, VTUnited States
 White69.78%96.10%62.77%
 Black6.46%0.38%12.24%
 Asian3.58%1.32%4.95%
 Native American0.19%0.14%0.66%
 Hawaiian, Pacific Islander0.06%0.00%0.16%
 Other0.30%0.00%0.20%
 Two or More Races2.34%1.00%2.13%
 Hispanic17.30%1.06%16.90%
 Non-Hispanic82.70%98.94%83.10%
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 FAMILY
 Harrisonburg, VARutland, VTUnited States
 Households15,8817,167116,211,000
 Family Households8,0484,07276,958,100
 Non Family Households7,8333,09539,253,000
 Household Size2.732.152.63
 Married Population30.65%44.57%50.58%
 Single Population69.35%55.43%49.42%
 Now Married28.65%42.47%48.41%
 Married but Separated1.99%2.10%2.17%
 Never Married59.54%31.22%32.55%
 Widowed3.71%7.88%5.95%
 Divorced6.10%16.33%10.92%
 Married, w/children32.83%23.53%31.68%
 Married, no children39.26%43.79%41.44%
 Single, w/children17.16%24.51%16.94%
 Single, no children10.75%8.18%9.95%
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