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Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
Atlanta, Georgia
USA
PEOPLE COMPARISON HIGHLIGHTS
Oklahoma City is 235% less densely populated than Atlanta.
People are 20% more likely to be married in Atlanta.
The Median Age is 0.5 years older in Oklahoma City.

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PEOPLE
 Oklahoma City, OKAtlanta, GAUnited States
 Population631,346463,878321,418,820
 Population - 2010563,571413,462308,745,538
 Population - 2000506,132416,474285,036,114
 Population - 1990444,719394,017251,960,433
 Pop. 1990 to Now41.97%17.73%27.57%
 Pop. 2000 to Now24.74%11.38%12.76%
 Pop. Density1,0413,48591
 Land Area6071333,531,905
 Water Area141264,837
 Median Age33.833.337.4
 Female Population50.71%50.54%50.81%
 Male Population49.29%49.46%49.19%
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 EST. TOTAL POPULATION BY AGE
 Oklahoma City, OKAtlanta, GAUnited States
 Age 0 to 47.86%6.35%6.36%
 Age 5 to 97.34%5.07%6.51%
 Age 10 to 146.64%4.90%6.59%
 Age 15 to 173.68%2.49%4.03%
 Age 18 to 203.60%6.51%4.35%
 Age 21 to 246.04%8.10%5.61%
 Age 25 to 3416.47%19.73%13.47%
 Age 35 to 4412.88%14.66%12.97%
 Age 45 to 5412.72%12.30%14.09%
 Age 55 to 596.21%5.10%6.57%
 Age 60 to 645.19%4.65%5.72%
 Age 65 to 746.39%5.86%7.64%
 Age 75 to 843.50%2.91%4.26%
 Age 85 and over1.50%1.36%1.85%
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 RACE
 Oklahoma City, OKAtlanta, GAUnited States
 White55.68%36.41%62.77%
 Black14.37%52.39%12.24%
 Asian4.19%3.76%4.95%
 Native American2.68%0.12%0.66%
 Hawaiian, Pacific Islander0.05%0.03%0.16%
 Other0.05%0.17%0.20%
 Two or More Races4.98%1.56%2.13%
 Hispanic18.00%5.56%16.90%
 Non-Hispanic82.00%94.44%83.10%
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 FAMILY
 Oklahoma City, OKAtlanta, GAUnited States
 Households230,517181,681116,211,000
 Family Households144,56478,69176,958,100
 Non Family Households85,953102,99039,253,000
 Household Size2.552.252.63
 Married Population50.08%29.72%50.58%
 Single Population49.92%70.28%49.42%
 Now Married47.49%27.36%48.41%
 Married but Separated2.60%2.36%2.17%
 Never Married31.38%53.71%32.55%
 Widowed5.42%5.52%5.95%
 Divorced13.12%11.05%10.92%
 Married, w/children32.34%23.08%31.68%
 Married, no children37.90%33.50%41.44%
 Single, w/children20.14%26.72%16.94%
 Single, no children9.62%16.70%9.95%
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