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Santa Fe, New Mexico
Flagstaff, Arizona
USA
PEOPLE COMPARISON HIGHLIGHTS
Santa Fe is 65% more densely populated than Flagstaff.
People are 8% more likely to be married in Flagstaff.
The Median Age is 18.6 years older in Santa Fe.

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PEOPLE
 Santa Fe, NMFlagstaff, AZUnited States
 Population84,09970,320321,418,820
 Population - 201067,58863,909308,745,538
 Population - 200062,20352,894285,036,114
 Population - 199055,85945,857251,960,433
 Pop. 1990 to Now50.56%53.35%27.57%
 Pop. 2000 to Now35.20%32.95%12.76%
 Pop. Density1,8051,09291
 Land Area47643,531,905
 Water Area00264,837
 Median Age44.525.937.4
 Female Population53.01%50.45%50.81%
 Male Population46.99%49.55%49.19%
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 EST. TOTAL POPULATION BY AGE
 Santa Fe, NMFlagstaff, AZUnited States
 Age 0 to 45.27%5.74%6.36%
 Age 5 to 95.39%5.68%6.51%
 Age 10 to 145.26%4.62%6.59%
 Age 15 to 172.95%3.48%4.03%
 Age 18 to 203.34%15.23%4.35%
 Age 21 to 244.03%13.02%5.61%
 Age 25 to 3412.00%15.20%13.47%
 Age 35 to 4412.34%10.70%12.97%
 Age 45 to 5413.57%9.72%14.09%
 Age 55 to 597.86%5.21%6.57%
 Age 60 to 648.44%3.81%5.72%
 Age 65 to 7411.49%4.87%7.64%
 Age 75 to 845.58%1.89%4.26%
 Age 85 and over2.49%0.84%1.85%
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 RACE
 Santa Fe, NMFlagstaff, AZUnited States
 White45.43%63.13%62.77%
 Black0.93%2.03%12.24%
 Asian1.57%2.48%4.95%
 Native American1.57%10.43%0.66%
 Hawaiian, Pacific Islander0.04%0.10%0.16%
 Other0.28%0.14%0.20%
 Two or More Races1.57%2.85%2.13%
 Hispanic48.61%18.85%16.90%
 Non-Hispanic51.39%81.15%83.10%
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 FAMILY
 Santa Fe, NMFlagstaff, AZUnited States
 Households31,49823,239116,211,000
 Family Households16,04713,39076,958,100
 Non Family Households15,4519,84939,253,000
 Household Size2.152.542.63
 Married Population43.31%35.12%50.58%
 Single Population56.70%64.88%49.42%
 Now Married41.77%33.89%48.41%
 Married but Separated1.53%1.23%2.17%
 Never Married32.71%53.09%32.55%
 Widowed6.29%2.48%5.95%
 Divorced17.70%9.31%10.92%
 Married, w/children23.62%29.02%31.68%
 Married, no children45.24%37.22%41.44%
 Single, w/children20.07%22.92%16.94%
 Single, no children11.07%10.84%9.95%
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