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Portland, Oregon
Pahoa, Hawaii
USA
PEOPLE COMPARISON HIGHLIGHTS
Portland is 1,103% more densely populated than Pahoa.
People are 6% more likely to be married in Pahoa.
The Median Age is 2.4 years younger in Portland.

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PEOPLE
 Portland, ORPahoa, HIUnited States
 Population632,309862321,418,820
 Population - 2010566,686890308,745,538
 Population - 2000529,121962285,036,114
 Population - 1990437,3191,027251,960,433
 Pop. 1990 to Now44.59%-16.07%27.57%
 Pop. 2000 to Now19.50%-10.40%12.76%
 Pop. Density4,73839491
 Land Area13323,531,905
 Water Area120264,837
 Median Age36.438.837.4
 Female Population50.64%46.87%50.81%
 Male Population49.36%53.13%49.19%
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 EST. TOTAL POPULATION BY AGE
 Portland, ORPahoa, HIUnited States
 Age 0 to 45.88%8.82%6.36%
 Age 5 to 95.43%4.52%6.51%
 Age 10 to 144.65%6.15%6.59%
 Age 15 to 172.83%1.62%4.03%
 Age 18 to 203.35%3.36%4.35%
 Age 21 to 245.73%1.97%5.61%
 Age 25 to 3419.50%13.46%13.47%
 Age 35 to 4416.54%17.29%12.97%
 Age 45 to 5413.00%12.99%14.09%
 Age 55 to 596.36%8.24%6.57%
 Age 60 to 645.78%10.56%5.72%
 Age 65 to 746.19%5.10%7.64%
 Age 75 to 843.01%5.22%4.26%
 Age 85 and over1.77%0.70%1.85%
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 RACE
 Portland, ORPahoa, HIUnited States
 White71.79%21.69%62.77%
 Black5.92%0.00%12.24%
 Asian7.45%35.50%4.95%
 Native American0.61%4.18%0.66%
 Hawaiian, Pacific Islander0.51%11.25%0.16%
 Other0.22%0.00%0.20%
 Two or More Races3.87%23.43%2.13%
 Hispanic9.64%3.94%16.90%
 Non-Hispanic90.36%96.06%83.10%
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 FAMILY
 Portland, ORPahoa, HIUnited States
 Households252,185295116,211,000
 Family Households129,68417676,958,100
 Non Family Households122,50111939,253,000
 Household Size2.332.922.63
 Married Population42.62%36.17%50.58%
 Single Population57.38%63.83%49.42%
 Now Married40.84%32.57%48.41%
 Married but Separated1.78%3.60%2.17%
 Never Married40.30%42.51%32.55%
 Widowed4.37%9.22%5.95%
 Divorced12.72%12.10%10.92%
 Married, w/children31.75%21.59%31.68%
 Married, no children41.53%34.66%41.44%
 Single, w/children16.31%21.02%16.94%
 Single, no children10.41%22.73%9.95%
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