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Raleigh, North Carolina
Alpharetta, Georgia
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PEOPLE COMPARISON HIGHLIGHTS
Raleigh is 32% more densely populated than Alpharetta.
People are 18% less likely to be married in Alpharetta.
The Median Age is 3.9 years younger in Raleigh.

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PEOPLE
 Raleigh, NCAlpharetta, GAUnited States
 Population451,06663,693321,418,820
 Population - 2010382,72954,723308,745,538
 Population - 2000276,09334,854285,036,114
 Population - 1990207,95113,002251,960,433
 Pop. 1990 to Now116.91%389.87%27.57%
 Pop. 2000 to Now63.38%82.74%12.76%
 Pop. Density3,1302,36891
 Land Area144273,531,905
 Water Area10264,837
 Median Age32.536.437.4
 Female Population51.91%50.12%50.81%
 Male Population48.09%49.88%49.19%
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 EST. TOTAL POPULATION BY AGE
 Raleigh, NCAlpharetta, GAUnited States
 Age 0 to 46.79%7.80%6.36%
 Age 5 to 96.57%8.05%6.51%
 Age 10 to 146.00%8.01%6.59%
 Age 15 to 173.37%5.56%4.03%
 Age 18 to 206.10%3.37%4.35%
 Age 21 to 247.56%3.12%5.61%
 Age 25 to 3418.05%12.08%13.47%
 Age 35 to 4415.19%16.41%12.97%
 Age 45 to 5412.53%16.39%14.09%
 Age 55 to 594.96%6.25%6.57%
 Age 60 to 644.01%4.74%5.72%
 Age 65 to 744.96%4.27%7.64%
 Age 75 to 842.74%2.37%4.26%
 Age 85 and over1.20%1.59%1.85%
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 RACE
 Raleigh, NCAlpharetta, GAUnited States
 White53.95%62.97%62.77%
 Black28.52%10.19%12.24%
 Asian4.28%15.09%4.95%
 Native American0.22%0.15%0.66%
 Hawaiian, Pacific Islander0.09%0.16%0.16%
 Other0.32%0.18%0.20%
 Two or More Races1.70%3.11%2.13%
 Hispanic10.91%8.16%16.90%
 Non-Hispanic89.09%91.84%83.10%
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 FAMILY
 Raleigh, NCAlpharetta, GAUnited States
 Households166,31622,200116,211,000
 Family Households93,59515,70776,958,100
 Non Family Households72,7216,49339,253,000
 Household Size2.422.742.63
 Married Population42.83%60.89%50.58%
 Single Population57.18%39.11%49.42%
 Now Married40.11%60.27%48.41%
 Married but Separated2.71%0.62%2.17%
 Never Married42.43%26.04%32.55%
 Widowed4.18%4.10%5.95%
 Divorced10.56%8.96%10.92%
 Married, w/children32.64%50.38%31.68%
 Married, no children35.02%32.84%41.44%
 Single, w/children23.13%11.61%16.94%
 Single, no children9.21%5.17%9.95%

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