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Irmo, South Carolina
Grand Rapids, Michigan
USA
PEOPLE COMPARISON HIGHLIGHTS
Irmo is 136% less densely populated than Grand Rapids.
People are 11% more likely to be married in Grand Rapids.
The Median Age is 6.5 years older in Irmo.

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PEOPLE
 Irmo, SCGrand Rapids, MIUnited States
 Population12,056195,097321,418,820
 Population - 201011,085190,441308,745,538
 Population - 200011,039197,800285,036,114
 Population - 199011,280189,126251,960,433
 Pop. 1990 to Now6.88%3.16%27.57%
 Pop. 2000 to Now9.21%-1.37%12.76%
 Pop. Density1,8624,39391
 Land Area6443,531,905
 Water Area01264,837
 Median Age37.430.937.4
 Female Population51.84%51.24%50.81%
 Male Population48.16%48.76%49.19%
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 EST. TOTAL POPULATION BY AGE
 Irmo, SCGrand Rapids, MIUnited States
 Age 0 to 46.91%7.85%6.36%
 Age 5 to 96.73%7.13%6.51%
 Age 10 to 147.17%6.24%6.59%
 Age 15 to 175.67%3.58%4.03%
 Age 18 to 202.52%5.46%4.35%
 Age 21 to 246.50%8.37%5.61%
 Age 25 to 3411.30%17.90%13.47%
 Age 35 to 4415.03%11.60%12.97%
 Age 45 to 5413.94%10.96%14.09%
 Age 55 to 596.37%5.21%6.57%
 Age 60 to 646.16%4.40%5.72%
 Age 65 to 747.56%5.05%7.64%
 Age 75 to 842.86%3.84%4.26%
 Age 85 and over1.29%2.42%1.85%
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 RACE
 Irmo, SCGrand Rapids, MIUnited States
 White62.18%58.27%62.77%
 Black28.28%20.26%12.24%
 Asian1.88%1.92%4.95%
 Native American0.00%0.36%0.66%
 Hawaiian, Pacific Islander0.14%0.01%0.16%
 Other0.20%0.20%0.20%
 Two or More Races0.74%3.24%2.13%
 Hispanic6.59%15.75%16.90%
 Non-Hispanic93.41%84.25%83.10%
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 FAMILY
 Irmo, SCGrand Rapids, MIUnited States
 Households4,38272,536116,211,000
 Family Households3,14040,79576,958,100
 Non Family Households1,24231,74139,253,000
 Household Size2.622.532.63
 Married Population49.87%39.04%50.58%
 Single Population50.13%60.96%49.42%
 Now Married47.75%36.81%48.41%
 Married but Separated2.13%2.23%2.17%
 Never Married31.25%44.86%32.55%
 Widowed5.19%5.52%5.95%
 Divorced13.69%10.58%10.92%
 Married, w/children23.12%27.54%31.68%
 Married, no children44.40%35.53%41.44%
 Single, w/children26.66%25.32%16.94%
 Single, no children5.83%11.62%9.95%
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