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Newport News, Virginia
Savannah, Georgia
USA
PEOPLE COMPARISON HIGHLIGHTS
Newport News is 88% more densely populated than Savannah.
People are 12% more likely to be married in Savannah.
The Median Age is 1.3 years older in Newport News.

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PEOPLE
 Newport News, VASavannah, GAUnited States
 Population182,385145,674321,418,820
 Population - 2010181,822134,348308,745,538
 Population - 2000180,150131,510285,036,114
 Population - 1990170,045137,560251,960,433
 Pop. 1990 to Now7.26%5.90%27.57%
 Pop. 2000 to Now1.24%10.77%12.76%
 Pop. Density2,6491,41191
 Land Area691033,531,905
 Water Area516264,837
 Median Age32.731.437.4
 Female Population51.59%52.45%50.81%
 Male Population48.41%47.55%49.19%
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 EST. TOTAL POPULATION BY AGE
 Newport News, VASavannah, GAUnited States
 Age 0 to 47.46%6.82%6.36%
 Age 5 to 96.95%5.66%6.51%
 Age 10 to 145.77%5.88%6.59%
 Age 15 to 173.67%3.49%4.03%
 Age 18 to 205.71%7.68%4.35%
 Age 21 to 247.43%8.62%5.61%
 Age 25 to 3416.37%16.99%13.47%
 Age 35 to 4411.71%10.68%12.97%
 Age 45 to 5413.28%11.91%14.09%
 Age 55 to 595.64%5.24%6.57%
 Age 60 to 644.86%4.98%5.72%
 Age 65 to 746.19%6.34%7.64%
 Age 75 to 843.38%3.60%4.26%
 Age 85 and over1.58%2.11%1.85%
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 RACE
 Newport News, VASavannah, GAUnited States
 White45.50%37.05%62.77%
 Black39.27%54.08%12.24%
 Asian2.76%2.17%4.95%
 Native American0.27%0.16%0.66%
 Hawaiian, Pacific Islander0.20%0.12%0.16%
 Other0.24%0.11%0.20%
 Two or More Races3.74%1.37%2.13%
 Hispanic8.02%4.93%16.90%
 Non-Hispanic91.98%95.08%83.10%
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 FAMILY
 Newport News, VASavannah, GAUnited States
 Households68,98752,264116,211,000
 Family Households42,99828,99476,958,100
 Non Family Households25,98923,27039,253,000
 Household Size2.512.532.63
 Married Population45.20%33.07%50.58%
 Single Population54.80%66.93%49.42%
 Now Married41.52%30.42%48.41%
 Married but Separated3.68%2.65%2.17%
 Never Married36.95%46.77%32.55%
 Widowed5.75%6.97%5.95%
 Divorced12.10%13.19%10.92%
 Married, w/children27.50%21.18%31.68%
 Married, no children35.48%32.44%41.44%
 Single, w/children24.29%29.61%16.94%
 Single, no children12.74%16.78%9.95%
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