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Mooresville, North Carolina
Santa Maria, California
USA
PEOPLE COMPARISON HIGHLIGHTS
Mooresville is 174% less densely populated than Santa Maria.
People are 6% more likely to be married in Santa Maria.
The Median Age is 5.0 years older in Mooresville.

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PEOPLE
 Mooresville, NCSanta Maria, CAUnited States
 Population36,009105,093321,418,820
 Population - 201030,58294,645308,745,538
 Population - 200018,82377,423285,036,114
 Population - 19909,31761,284251,960,433
 Pop. 1990 to Now286.49%71.49%27.57%
 Pop. 2000 to Now91.30%35.74%12.76%
 Pop. Density1,6854,61391
 Land Area21233,531,905
 Water Area01264,837
 Median Age34.329.337.4
 Female Population49.89%49.21%50.81%
 Male Population50.11%50.79%49.19%
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 EST. TOTAL POPULATION BY AGE
 Mooresville, NCSanta Maria, CAUnited States
 Age 0 to 45.84%8.83%6.36%
 Age 5 to 97.01%8.86%6.51%
 Age 10 to 1410.00%8.63%6.59%
 Age 15 to 174.94%4.51%4.03%
 Age 18 to 204.39%5.23%4.35%
 Age 21 to 245.27%6.74%5.61%
 Age 25 to 3413.27%16.21%13.47%
 Age 35 to 4416.40%12.54%12.97%
 Age 45 to 5414.41%11.59%14.09%
 Age 55 to 595.24%4.10%6.57%
 Age 60 to 643.69%3.46%5.72%
 Age 65 to 745.03%4.64%7.64%
 Age 75 to 843.14%3.06%4.26%
 Age 85 and over1.38%1.61%1.85%
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 RACE
 Mooresville, NCSanta Maria, CAUnited States
 White77.06%21.12%62.77%
 Black10.94%1.02%12.24%
 Asian3.61%4.85%4.95%
 Native American0.38%0.37%0.66%
 Hawaiian, Pacific Islander0.10%0.19%0.16%
 Other0.31%0.08%0.20%
 Two or More Races1.62%0.91%2.13%
 Hispanic5.99%71.46%16.90%
 Non-Hispanic94.01%28.54%83.10%
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 FAMILY
 Mooresville, NCSanta Maria, CAUnited States
 Households12,23727,541116,211,000
 Family Households8,65320,97676,958,100
 Non Family Households3,5846,56539,253,000
 Household Size2.793.652.63
 Married Population55.58%49.47%50.58%
 Single Population44.42%50.53%49.42%
 Now Married53.40%46.61%48.41%
 Married but Separated2.17%2.85%2.17%
 Never Married29.60%37.72%32.55%
 Widowed5.20%4.97%5.95%
 Divorced9.62%7.85%10.92%
 Married, w/children41.49%39.92%31.68%
 Married, no children35.98%27.25%41.44%
 Single, w/children16.18%22.39%16.94%
 Single, no children6.36%10.44%9.95%
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