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Mechanicsburg, Pennsylvania
Sierra Vista, Arizona
USA
PEOPLE COMPARISON HIGHLIGHTS
Mechanicsburg is 1,213% more densely populated than Sierra Vista.
People are 5% less likely to be married in Sierra Vista.
The Median Age is 7.1 years older in Mechanicsburg.

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PEOPLE
 Mechanicsburg, PASierra Vista, AZUnited States
 Population8,99943,355321,418,820
 Population - 20108,98142,904308,745,538
 Population - 20009,04237,775285,036,114
 Population - 19909,45232,983251,960,433
 Pop. 1990 to Now-4.79%31.45%27.57%
 Pop. 2000 to Now-0.48%14.77%12.76%
 Pop. Density3,73428491
 Land Area21523,531,905
 Water Area00264,837
 Median Age4032.937.4
 Female Population50.57%51.18%50.81%
 Male Population49.43%48.82%49.19%
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 EST. TOTAL POPULATION BY AGE
 Mechanicsburg, PASierra Vista, AZUnited States
 Age 0 to 45.93%8.06%6.36%
 Age 5 to 95.67%6.90%6.51%
 Age 10 to 146.22%6.41%6.59%
 Age 15 to 173.40%3.93%4.03%
 Age 18 to 202.16%6.11%4.35%
 Age 21 to 245.22%5.99%5.61%
 Age 25 to 3416.77%14.95%13.47%
 Age 35 to 4412.55%11.23%12.97%
 Age 45 to 5414.96%10.95%14.09%
 Age 55 to 596.05%4.78%6.57%
 Age 60 to 646.13%5.51%5.72%
 Age 65 to 749.99%8.05%7.64%
 Age 75 to 844.38%5.11%4.26%
 Age 85 and over0.57%2.04%1.85%
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 RACE
 Mechanicsburg, PASierra Vista, AZUnited States
 White89.72%61.33%62.77%
 Black4.39%6.96%12.24%
 Asian1.23%3.68%4.95%
 Native American0.35%1.08%0.66%
 Hawaiian, Pacific Islander0.00%0.39%0.16%
 Other0.32%0.01%0.20%
 Two or More Races1.63%4.51%2.13%
 Hispanic2.36%22.04%16.90%
 Non-Hispanic97.64%77.96%83.10%
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 FAMILY
 Mechanicsburg, PASierra Vista, AZUnited States
 Households3,93516,911116,211,000
 Family Households2,42711,71776,958,100
 Non Family Households1,5085,19439,253,000
 Household Size2.272.512.63
 Married Population51.02%56.01%50.58%
 Single Population48.98%43.99%49.42%
 Now Married48.67%54.24%48.41%
 Married but Separated2.35%1.77%2.17%
 Never Married32.73%26.37%32.55%
 Widowed5.05%5.74%5.95%
 Divorced11.21%11.88%10.92%
 Married, w/children26.08%30.26%31.68%
 Married, no children43.30%45.40%41.44%
 Single, w/children17.64%18.44%16.94%
 Single, no children12.98%5.91%9.95%
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