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McKinney, Texas
Arlington, Texas
USA
PEOPLE COMPARISON HIGHLIGHTS
McKinney is 54% less densely populated than Arlington.
People are 13% more likely to be married in Arlington.
The Median Age is 1.0 years older in McKinney.

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PEOPLE
 McKinney, TXArlington, TXUnited States
 Population162,898388,125321,418,820
 Population - 2010118,652359,410308,745,538
 Population - 200054,369332,969285,036,114
 Population - 199021,283261,721251,960,433
 Pop. 1990 to Now665.39%48.30%27.57%
 Pop. 2000 to Now199.62%16.57%12.76%
 Pop. Density2,6204,04791
 Land Area62963,531,905
 Water Area14264,837
 Median Age33.332.337.4
 Female Population50.81%50.70%50.81%
 Male Population49.19%49.30%49.19%
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 EST. TOTAL POPULATION BY AGE
 McKinney, TXArlington, TXUnited States
 Age 0 to 48.23%7.49%6.36%
 Age 5 to 98.99%7.68%6.51%
 Age 10 to 149.24%7.23%6.59%
 Age 15 to 174.93%4.74%4.03%
 Age 18 to 203.15%4.72%4.35%
 Age 21 to 244.18%6.54%5.61%
 Age 25 to 3414.46%15.15%13.47%
 Age 35 to 4417.53%13.87%12.97%
 Age 45 to 5413.43%13.85%14.09%
 Age 55 to 594.40%5.45%6.57%
 Age 60 to 643.62%4.52%5.72%
 Age 65 to 744.64%5.40%7.64%
 Age 75 to 842.36%2.39%4.26%
 Age 85 and over0.82%0.98%1.85%
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 RACE
 McKinney, TXArlington, TXUnited States
 White62.60%42.87%62.77%
 Black11.16%19.29%12.24%
 Asian4.62%6.96%4.95%
 Native American0.26%0.28%0.66%
 Hawaiian, Pacific Islander0.02%0.05%0.16%
 Other0.24%0.16%0.20%
 Two or More Races1.77%1.73%2.13%
 Hispanic19.34%28.67%16.90%
 Non-Hispanic80.66%71.33%83.10%
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 FAMILY
 McKinney, TXArlington, TXUnited States
 Households47,490133,601116,211,000
 Family Households37,50990,67676,958,100
 Non Family Households9,98142,92539,253,000
 Household Size2.992.782.63
 Married Population62.48%49.84%50.58%
 Single Population37.52%50.17%49.42%
 Now Married60.92%47.17%48.41%
 Married but Separated1.56%2.66%2.17%
 Never Married24.66%35.09%32.55%
 Widowed2.88%4.02%5.95%
 Divorced9.98%11.06%10.92%
 Married, w/children48.40%35.45%31.68%
 Married, no children32.08%33.58%41.44%
 Single, w/children14.62%21.52%16.94%
 Single, no children4.91%9.45%9.95%
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