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Holly Springs, North Carolina
Chapel Hill, North Carolina
USA
PEOPLE COMPARISON HIGHLIGHTS
Holly Springs is 36% less densely populated than Chapel Hill.
People are 31% more likely to be married in Chapel Hill.
The Median Age is 7.7 years older in Holly Springs.

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PEOPLE
 Holly Springs, NCChapel Hill, NCUnited States
 Population31,37759,568321,418,820
 Population - 201021,96855,180308,745,538
 Population - 20009,19248,715285,036,114
 Population - 199090838,719251,960,433
 Pop. 1990 to Now3,355.62%53.85%27.57%
 Pop. 2000 to Now241.35%22.28%12.76%
 Pop. Density2,0752,81391
 Land Area15213,531,905
 Water Area00264,837
 Median Age33.525.837.4
 Female Population50.33%53.42%50.81%
 Male Population49.67%46.59%49.19%
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 EST. TOTAL POPULATION BY AGE
 Holly Springs, NCChapel Hill, NCUnited States
 Age 0 to 410.05%3.52%6.36%
 Age 5 to 99.87%4.26%6.51%
 Age 10 to 149.50%5.23%6.59%
 Age 15 to 174.25%3.58%4.03%
 Age 18 to 201.92%18.87%4.35%
 Age 21 to 242.62%13.22%5.61%
 Age 25 to 3413.89%11.87%13.47%
 Age 35 to 4419.63%10.52%12.97%
 Age 45 to 5413.38%10.63%14.09%
 Age 55 to 594.15%4.91%6.57%
 Age 60 to 643.83%3.38%5.72%
 Age 65 to 745.25%5.19%7.64%
 Age 75 to 841.33%3.32%4.26%
 Age 85 and over0.33%1.49%1.85%
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 RACE
 Holly Springs, NCChapel Hill, NCUnited States
 White75.82%69.97%62.77%
 Black13.63%8.36%12.24%
 Asian3.90%12.70%4.95%
 Native American0.00%0.21%0.66%
 Hawaiian, Pacific Islander0.00%0.01%0.16%
 Other0.34%0.44%0.20%
 Two or More Races2.47%2.39%2.13%
 Hispanic3.84%5.91%16.90%
 Non-Hispanic96.16%94.09%83.10%
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 FAMILY
 Holly Springs, NCChapel Hill, NCUnited States
 Households9,04020,271116,211,000
 Family Households7,27710,57076,958,100
 Non Family Households1,7639,70139,253,000
 Household Size3.022.42.63
 Married Population68.50%37.26%50.58%
 Single Population31.50%62.74%49.42%
 Now Married66.44%36.23%48.41%
 Married but Separated2.06%1.04%2.17%
 Never Married19.61%54.25%32.55%
 Widowed3.06%3.00%5.95%
 Divorced8.83%5.49%10.92%
 Married, w/children57.50%38.03%31.68%
 Married, no children29.86%43.08%41.44%
 Single, w/children8.81%12.63%16.94%
 Single, no children3.83%6.25%9.95%
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