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Honolulu, Hawaii
Birmingham, Alabama
USA
PEOPLE COMPARISON HIGHLIGHTS
Honolulu is 301% more densely populated than Birmingham.
People are 14% more likely to be married in Birmingham.
The Median Age is 4.7 years older in Honolulu.

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PEOPLE
 Honolulu, HIBirmingham, ALUnited States
 Population352,769212,461321,418,820
 Population - 2010330,749216,392308,745,538
 Population - 2000321,126242,820285,036,114
 Population - 1990326,804265,968251,960,433
 Pop. 1990 to Now7.95%-20.12%27.57%
 Pop. 2000 to Now9.85%-12.50%12.76%
 Pop. Density5,8291,45591
 Land Area611463,531,905
 Water Area83264,837
 Median Age40.535.837.4
 Female Population50.35%53.60%50.81%
 Male Population49.66%46.40%49.19%
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 EST. TOTAL POPULATION BY AGE
 Honolulu, HIBirmingham, ALUnited States
 Age 0 to 45.27%7.04%6.36%
 Age 5 to 94.55%5.58%6.51%
 Age 10 to 144.96%5.47%6.59%
 Age 15 to 172.74%2.93%4.03%
 Age 18 to 203.72%4.69%4.35%
 Age 21 to 246.36%7.22%5.61%
 Age 25 to 3415.35%16.02%13.47%
 Age 35 to 4412.47%11.74%12.97%
 Age 45 to 5413.57%13.64%14.09%
 Age 55 to 596.59%6.81%6.57%
 Age 60 to 646.11%5.93%5.72%
 Age 65 to 748.66%6.76%7.64%
 Age 75 to 845.98%4.25%4.26%
 Age 85 and over3.67%1.91%1.85%
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 RACE
 Honolulu, HIBirmingham, ALUnited States
 White16.63%21.31%62.77%
 Black1.83%73.09%12.24%
 Asian53.56%1.03%4.95%
 Native American0.08%0.15%0.66%
 Hawaiian, Pacific Islander8.11%0.01%0.16%
 Other0.11%0.17%0.20%
 Two or More Races13.78%0.73%2.13%
 Hispanic5.89%3.52%16.90%
 Non-Hispanic94.11%96.48%83.10%
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 FAMILY
 Honolulu, HIBirmingham, ALUnited States
 Households127,92988,817116,211,000
 Family Households74,55947,95276,958,100
 Non Family Households53,37040,86539,253,000
 Household Size2.592.292.63
 Married Population46.25%32.35%50.58%
 Single Population53.75%67.65%49.42%
 Now Married44.85%28.25%48.41%
 Married but Separated1.39%4.11%2.17%
 Never Married36.37%44.38%32.55%
 Widowed7.24%7.93%5.95%
 Divorced10.15%15.34%10.92%
 Married, w/children30.12%15.32%31.68%
 Married, no children41.04%31.14%41.44%
 Single, w/children12.45%32.61%16.94%
 Single, no children16.39%20.93%9.95%
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