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Louisville, Kentucky
Atlanta, Georgia
USA
PEOPLE COMPARISON HIGHLIGHTS
Louisville is 49% less densely populated than Atlanta.
People are 15% more likely to be married in Atlanta.
The Median Age is 3.9 years older in Louisville.

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PEOPLE
 Louisville, KYAtlanta, GAUnited States
 Population615,366463,878321,418,820
 Population - 2010586,994413,462308,745,538
 Population - 2000584,729416,474285,036,114
 Population - 1990564,366394,017251,960,433
 Pop. 1990 to Now9.04%17.73%27.57%
 Pop. 2000 to Now5.24%11.38%12.76%
 Pop. Density2,3333,48591
 Land Area2641333,531,905
 Water Area121264,837
 Median Age37.233.337.4
 Female Population51.75%50.54%50.81%
 Male Population48.25%49.46%49.19%
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 EST. TOTAL POPULATION BY AGE
 Louisville, KYAtlanta, GAUnited States
 Age 0 to 46.69%6.35%6.36%
 Age 5 to 96.22%5.07%6.51%
 Age 10 to 146.58%4.90%6.59%
 Age 15 to 173.83%2.49%4.03%
 Age 18 to 203.97%6.51%4.35%
 Age 21 to 245.50%8.10%5.61%
 Age 25 to 3414.35%19.73%13.47%
 Age 35 to 4412.79%14.66%12.97%
 Age 45 to 5414.24%12.30%14.09%
 Age 55 to 596.82%5.10%6.57%
 Age 60 to 645.91%4.65%5.72%
 Age 65 to 747.03%5.86%7.64%
 Age 75 to 844.23%2.91%4.26%
 Age 85 and over1.84%1.36%1.85%
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 RACE
 Louisville, KYAtlanta, GAUnited States
 White67.89%36.41%62.77%
 Black22.37%52.39%12.24%
 Asian2.24%3.76%4.95%
 Native American0.12%0.12%0.66%
 Hawaiian, Pacific Islander0.04%0.03%0.16%
 Other0.09%0.17%0.20%
 Two or More Races2.62%1.56%2.13%
 Hispanic4.65%5.56%16.90%
 Non-Hispanic95.35%94.44%83.10%
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 FAMILY
 Louisville, KYAtlanta, GAUnited States
 Households244,662181,681116,211,000
 Family Households147,68978,69176,958,100
 Non Family Households96,973102,99039,253,000
 Household Size2.422.252.63
 Married Population44.67%29.72%50.58%
 Single Population55.33%70.28%49.42%
 Now Married42.33%27.36%48.41%
 Married but Separated2.34%2.36%2.17%
 Never Married35.20%53.71%32.55%
 Widowed6.48%5.52%5.95%
 Divorced13.65%11.05%10.92%
 Married, w/children26.35%23.08%31.68%
 Married, no children39.09%33.50%41.44%
 Single, w/children22.64%26.72%16.94%
 Single, no children11.92%16.70%9.95%
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