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Naperville, Illinois
Mobile, Alabama
USA
PEOPLE COMPARISON HIGHLIGHTS
Naperville is 173% more densely populated than Mobile.
People are 21% more likely to be married in Mobile.
The Median Age is 2.7 years older in Naperville.

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PEOPLE
 Naperville, ILMobile, ALUnited States
 Population147,100194,288321,418,820
 Population - 2010140,838195,619308,745,538
 Population - 2000128,358198,915285,036,114
 Population - 199085,351196,278251,960,433
 Pop. 1990 to Now72.35%-1.01%27.57%
 Pop. 2000 to Now14.60%-2.33%12.76%
 Pop. Density3,8071,39691
 Land Area391393,531,905
 Water Area141264,837
 Median Age38.535.837.4
 Female Population50.58%52.37%50.81%
 Male Population49.42%47.64%49.19%
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 EST. TOTAL POPULATION BY AGE
 Naperville, ILMobile, ALUnited States
 Age 0 to 45.68%6.88%6.36%
 Age 5 to 97.54%6.17%6.51%
 Age 10 to 148.60%6.28%6.59%
 Age 15 to 175.55%4.08%4.03%
 Age 18 to 203.82%4.43%4.35%
 Age 21 to 244.45%6.98%5.61%
 Age 25 to 3410.29%14.23%13.47%
 Age 35 to 4414.23%11.52%12.97%
 Age 45 to 5417.25%13.16%14.09%
 Age 55 to 596.86%6.44%6.57%
 Age 60 to 645.72%5.54%5.72%
 Age 65 to 745.83%7.68%7.64%
 Age 75 to 842.82%4.43%4.26%
 Age 85 and over1.38%2.18%1.85%
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 RACE
 Naperville, ILMobile, ALUnited States
 White69.64%43.84%62.77%
 Black4.46%50.84%12.24%
 Asian16.80%1.22%4.95%
 Native American0.09%0.19%0.66%
 Hawaiian, Pacific Islander0.07%0.01%0.16%
 Other0.30%0.04%0.20%
 Two or More Races2.35%1.18%2.13%
 Hispanic6.30%2.68%16.90%
 Non-Hispanic93.70%97.32%83.10%
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 FAMILY
 Naperville, ILMobile, ALUnited States
 Households49,74175,653116,211,000
 Family Households38,14645,29276,958,100
 Non Family Households11,59530,36139,253,000
 Household Size2.852.462.63
 Married Population62.53%41.12%50.58%
 Single Population37.47%58.88%49.42%
 Now Married61.69%37.39%48.41%
 Married but Separated0.84%3.73%2.17%
 Never Married27.19%38.34%32.55%
 Widowed3.68%7.38%5.95%
 Divorced6.61%13.16%10.92%
 Married, w/children47.12%22.10%31.68%
 Married, no children40.26%36.42%41.44%
 Single, w/children7.72%26.67%16.94%
 Single, no children4.89%14.81%9.95%
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 COMMENTS
Comments about Naperville

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