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PEOPLE COMPARISON HIGHLIGHTS
Las Vegas is 55% more densely populated than Phoenix.
People are 2% more likely to be married in Phoenix.
The Median Age is 3.9 years older in Las Vegas.

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PEOPLE
 Las Vegas, NVPhoenix, AZUnited States
 Population623,7471,563,025321,418,820
 Population - 2010579,7861,450,206308,745,538
 Population - 2000478,4341,321,045285,036,114
 Population - 1990258,295983,403251,960,433
 Pop. 1990 to Now141.49%58.94%27.57%
 Pop. 2000 to Now30.37%18.32%12.76%
 Pop. Density4,6863,02091
 Land Area1335173,531,905
 Water Area01264,837
 Median Age36.832.937.4
 Female Population49.66%50.10%50.81%
 Male Population50.34%49.91%49.19%
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 EST. TOTAL POPULATION BY AGE
 Las Vegas, NVPhoenix, AZUnited States
 Age 0 to 46.68%7.70%6.36%
 Age 5 to 96.85%7.67%6.51%
 Age 10 to 146.84%7.56%6.59%
 Age 15 to 174.18%4.34%4.03%
 Age 18 to 203.89%4.37%4.35%
 Age 21 to 245.27%6.02%5.61%
 Age 25 to 3413.90%15.55%13.47%
 Age 35 to 4414.12%14.25%12.97%
 Age 45 to 5413.70%13.36%14.09%
 Age 55 to 596.10%5.50%6.57%
 Age 60 to 645.23%4.63%5.72%
 Age 65 to 747.81%5.39%7.64%
 Age 75 to 844.07%2.57%4.26%
 Age 85 and over1.37%1.10%1.85%
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 RACE
 Las Vegas, NVPhoenix, AZUnited States
 White46.27%45.98%62.77%
 Black11.04%6.51%12.24%
 Asian6.18%3.27%4.95%
 Native American0.45%1.58%0.66%
 Hawaiian, Pacific Islander0.57%0.22%0.16%
 Other0.18%0.14%0.20%
 Two or More Races3.14%1.83%2.13%
 Hispanic32.17%40.48%16.90%
 Non-Hispanic67.83%59.52%83.10%
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 FAMILY
 Las Vegas, NVPhoenix, AZUnited States
 Households213,037520,856116,211,000
 Family Households137,313329,83576,958,100
 Non Family Households75,724191,02139,253,000
 Household Size2.772.832.63
 Married Population46.53%44.69%50.58%
 Single Population53.47%55.31%49.42%
 Now Married43.75%42.33%48.41%
 Married but Separated2.78%2.36%2.17%
 Never Married33.33%38.60%32.55%
 Widowed5.52%4.14%5.95%
 Divorced14.62%12.57%10.92%
 Married, w/children30.75%32.72%31.68%
 Married, no children35.61%32.45%41.44%
 Single, w/children21.33%24.03%16.94%
 Single, no children12.31%10.81%9.95%


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