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Norfolk, Virginia
Irving, Texas
USA
PEOPLE COMPARISON HIGHLIGHTS
Norfolk is 29% more densely populated than Irving.
People are 15% less likely to be married in Irving.
The Median Age is 1.8 years younger in Norfolk.

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PEOPLE
 Norfolk, VAIrving, TXUnited States
 Population246,393236,607321,418,820
 Population - 2010242,143210,025308,745,538
 Population - 2000234,403191,615285,036,114
 Population - 1990261,229155,037251,960,433
 Pop. 1990 to Now-5.68%52.61%27.57%
 Pop. 2000 to Now5.12%23.48%12.76%
 Pop. Density4,5563,52991
 Land Area54673,531,905
 Water Area421264,837
 Median Age29.931.737.4
 Female Population47.92%50.98%50.81%
 Male Population52.08%49.02%49.19%
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 EST. TOTAL POPULATION BY AGE
 Norfolk, VAIrving, TXUnited States
 Age 0 to 46.89%8.92%6.36%
 Age 5 to 95.78%7.93%6.51%
 Age 10 to 145.02%6.97%6.59%
 Age 15 to 172.84%3.55%4.03%
 Age 18 to 207.12%3.76%4.35%
 Age 21 to 2412.09%5.12%5.61%
 Age 25 to 3418.07%19.99%13.47%
 Age 35 to 4411.24%16.17%12.97%
 Age 45 to 5411.57%12.20%14.09%
 Age 55 to 595.49%4.67%6.57%
 Age 60 to 644.30%3.66%5.72%
 Age 65 to 745.12%4.25%7.64%
 Age 75 to 842.99%2.13%4.26%
 Age 85 and over1.48%0.68%1.85%
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 RACE
 Norfolk, VAIrving, TXUnited States
 White44.08%28.47%62.77%
 Black41.50%12.32%12.24%
 Asian3.31%15.21%4.95%
 Native American0.37%0.20%0.66%
 Hawaiian, Pacific Islander0.18%0.04%0.16%
 Other0.30%0.29%0.20%
 Two or More Races3.17%1.78%2.13%
 Hispanic7.09%41.69%16.90%
 Non-Hispanic92.91%58.31%83.10%
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 FAMILY
 Norfolk, VAIrving, TXUnited States
 Households86,39782,817116,211,000
 Family Households50,02653,24476,958,100
 Non Family Households36,37129,57339,253,000
 Household Size2.562.72.63
 Married Population38.01%52.57%50.58%
 Single Population61.99%47.43%49.42%
 Now Married34.25%49.42%48.41%
 Married but Separated3.76%3.15%2.17%
 Never Married45.58%33.33%32.55%
 Widowed5.07%3.57%5.95%
 Divorced11.33%10.54%10.92%
 Married, w/children26.13%38.29%31.68%
 Married, no children33.11%31.35%41.44%
 Single, w/children27.32%20.83%16.94%
 Single, no children13.45%9.52%9.95%
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