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Roswell, Georgia
Macon, Georgia
USA
PEOPLE COMPARISON HIGHLIGHTS
Roswell is 20% less densely populated than Macon.
People are 15% more likely to be married in Macon.
The Median Age is 3.3 years older in Roswell.

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PEOPLE
 Roswell, GAMacon, GAUnited States
 Population94,501155,023321,418,820
 Population - 201085,63892,284308,745,538
 Population - 200079,33497,255285,036,114
 Population - 199047,923106,612251,960,433
 Pop. 1990 to Now97.19%45.41%27.57%
 Pop. 2000 to Now19.12%59.40%12.76%
 Pop. Density2,3212,78291
 Land Area41563,531,905
 Water Area11264,837
 Median Age38.835.537.4
 Female Population49.83%52.76%50.81%
 Male Population50.17%47.24%49.19%
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 EST. TOTAL POPULATION BY AGE
 Roswell, GAMacon, GAUnited States
 Age 0 to 46.42%7.31%6.36%
 Age 5 to 96.92%7.15%6.51%
 Age 10 to 146.50%6.89%6.59%
 Age 15 to 174.17%4.14%4.03%
 Age 18 to 202.94%4.95%4.35%
 Age 21 to 243.85%5.55%5.61%
 Age 25 to 3413.80%13.34%13.47%
 Age 35 to 4415.13%11.94%12.97%
 Age 45 to 5416.04%13.20%14.09%
 Age 55 to 597.21%6.41%6.57%
 Age 60 to 645.25%5.88%5.72%
 Age 65 to 747.14%7.30%7.64%
 Age 75 to 842.98%4.14%4.26%
 Age 85 and over1.66%1.77%1.85%
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 RACE
 Roswell, GAMacon, GAUnited States
 White66.72%41.10%62.77%
 Black11.72%52.33%12.24%
 Asian5.25%1.68%4.95%
 Native American0.29%0.08%0.66%
 Hawaiian, Pacific Islander0.03%0.02%0.16%
 Other0.39%0.11%0.20%
 Two or More Races1.84%1.62%2.13%
 Hispanic13.77%3.07%16.90%
 Non-Hispanic86.23%96.93%83.10%
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 FAMILY
 Roswell, GAMacon, GAUnited States
 Households34,40856,567116,211,000
 Family Households23,45035,82176,958,100
 Non Family Households10,95820,74639,253,000
 Household Size2.672.622.63
 Married Population56.27%41.74%50.58%
 Single Population43.73%58.26%49.42%
 Now Married55.26%38.16%48.41%
 Married but Separated1.01%3.58%2.17%
 Never Married29.11%39.24%32.55%
 Widowed4.68%7.19%5.95%
 Divorced9.94%11.83%10.92%
 Married, w/children37.68%24.06%31.68%
 Married, no children41.74%35.45%41.44%
 Single, w/children12.16%26.15%16.94%
 Single, no children8.42%14.34%9.95%
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