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Las Vegas, Nevada
Boise, Idaho
USA
PEOPLE COMPARISON HIGHLIGHTS
Las Vegas is 73% more densely populated than Boise.
People are 2% less likely to be married in Boise.
The Median Age is 0.9 years older in Las Vegas.

Metro Areas in ID / NV
Counties in ID / NV
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PEOPLE
 Las Vegas, NVBoise, IDUnited States
 Population623,747218,281321,418,820
 Population - 2010579,786206,481308,745,538
 Population - 2000478,434185,787285,036,114
 Population - 1990258,295125,738251,960,433
 Pop. 1990 to Now141.49%73.60%27.57%
 Pop. 2000 to Now30.37%17.49%12.76%
 Pop. Density4,6862,71291
 Land Area133803,531,905
 Water Area01264,837
 Median Age36.835.937.4
 Female Population49.66%49.96%50.81%
 Male Population50.34%50.05%49.19%
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 EST. TOTAL POPULATION BY AGE
 Las Vegas, NVBoise, IDUnited States
 Age 0 to 46.68%6.21%6.36%
 Age 5 to 96.85%5.60%6.51%
 Age 10 to 146.84%6.41%6.59%
 Age 15 to 174.18%3.97%4.03%
 Age 18 to 203.89%4.68%4.35%
 Age 21 to 245.27%6.55%5.61%
 Age 25 to 3413.90%15.26%13.47%
 Age 35 to 4414.12%13.16%12.97%
 Age 45 to 5413.70%13.77%14.09%
 Age 55 to 596.10%6.38%6.57%
 Age 60 to 645.23%5.98%5.72%
 Age 65 to 747.81%6.59%7.64%
 Age 75 to 844.07%3.53%4.26%
 Age 85 and over1.37%1.90%1.85%
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 RACE
 Las Vegas, NVBoise, IDUnited States
 White46.27%83.59%62.77%
 Black11.04%1.50%12.24%
 Asian6.18%3.58%4.95%
 Native American0.45%0.66%0.66%
 Hawaiian, Pacific Islander0.57%0.22%0.16%
 Other0.18%0.17%0.20%
 Two or More Races3.14%2.55%2.13%
 Hispanic32.17%7.74%16.90%
 Non-Hispanic67.83%92.26%83.10%
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 FAMILY
 Las Vegas, NVBoise, IDUnited States
 Households213,03786,642116,211,000
 Family Households137,31351,18276,958,100
 Non Family Households75,72435,46039,253,000
 Household Size2.772.412.63
 Married Population46.53%49.03%50.58%
 Single Population53.47%50.97%49.42%
 Now Married43.75%47.87%48.41%
 Married but Separated2.78%1.16%2.17%
 Never Married33.33%32.62%32.55%
 Widowed5.52%4.81%5.95%
 Divorced14.62%13.55%10.92%
 Married, w/children30.75%32.43%31.68%
 Married, no children35.61%43.37%41.44%
 Single, w/children21.33%15.31%16.94%
 Single, no children12.31%8.89%9.95%
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