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Parkersburg, West Virginia
Omaha, Nebraska
USA
PEOPLE COMPARISON HIGHLIGHTS
Parkersburg is 31% less densely populated than Omaha.
People are 0% less likely to be married in Omaha.
The Median Age is 8.1 years older in Parkersburg.

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PEOPLE
 Parkersburg, WVOmaha, NEUnited States
 Population30,991443,885321,418,820
 Population - 201031,742407,334308,745,538
 Population - 200033,099390,007285,036,114
 Population - 199033,862335,795251,960,433
 Pop. 1990 to Now-8.48%32.19%27.57%
 Pop. 2000 to Now-6.37%13.82%12.76%
 Pop. Density2,6323,44991
 Land Area121293,531,905
 Water Area13264,837
 Median Age42.13437.4
 Female Population53.18%50.87%50.81%
 Male Population46.82%49.13%49.19%
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 EST. TOTAL POPULATION BY AGE
 Parkersburg, WVOmaha, NEUnited States
 Age 0 to 45.94%7.37%6.36%
 Age 5 to 96.79%6.97%6.51%
 Age 10 to 144.93%6.79%6.59%
 Age 15 to 173.03%3.98%4.03%
 Age 18 to 203.64%4.42%4.35%
 Age 21 to 245.45%6.00%5.61%
 Age 25 to 3411.56%15.98%13.47%
 Age 35 to 4412.07%12.43%12.97%
 Age 45 to 5415.15%13.15%14.09%
 Age 55 to 597.22%6.13%6.57%
 Age 60 to 646.14%5.27%5.72%
 Age 65 to 749.18%6.13%7.64%
 Age 75 to 845.97%3.56%4.26%
 Age 85 and over2.94%1.82%1.85%
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 RACE
 Parkersburg, WVOmaha, NEUnited States
 White94.38%68.16%62.77%
 Black1.63%12.65%12.24%
 Asian0.36%2.74%4.95%
 Native American0.25%0.44%0.66%
 Hawaiian, Pacific Islander0.00%0.03%0.16%
 Other0.20%0.19%0.20%
 Two or More Races2.32%2.51%2.13%
 Hispanic0.86%13.29%16.90%
 Non-Hispanic99.14%86.71%83.10%
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 FAMILY
 Parkersburg, WVOmaha, NEUnited States
 Households13,314172,034116,211,000
 Family Households7,648102,56876,958,100
 Non Family Households5,66669,46639,253,000
 Household Size2.32.472.63
 Married Population46.00%46.18%50.58%
 Single Population54.00%53.82%49.42%
 Now Married43.69%44.30%48.41%
 Married but Separated2.31%1.89%2.17%
 Never Married27.95%36.51%32.55%
 Widowed8.97%5.48%5.95%
 Divorced17.08%11.84%10.92%
 Married, w/children24.40%30.81%31.68%
 Married, no children43.38%38.01%41.44%
 Single, w/children18.87%21.23%16.94%
 Single, no children13.35%9.96%9.95%
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