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Sweet Home, Oregon
Phoenix, Arizona
USA
PEOPLE COMPARISON HIGHLIGHTS
Sweet Home is 73% less densely populated than Phoenix.
People are 9% more likely to be married in Phoenix.
The Median Age is 5.3 years older in Sweet Home.

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PEOPLE
 Sweet Home, ORPhoenix, AZUnited States
 Population9,2701,563,025321,418,820
 Population - 20108,7691,450,206308,745,538
 Population - 20008,0161,321,045285,036,114
 Population - 19906,850983,403251,960,433
 Pop. 1990 to Now35.33%58.94%27.57%
 Pop. 2000 to Now15.64%18.32%12.76%
 Pop. Density1,7503,02091
 Land Area55173,531,905
 Water Area01264,837
 Median Age38.232.937.4
 Female Population51.48%50.10%50.81%
 Male Population48.52%49.91%49.19%
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 EST. TOTAL POPULATION BY AGE
 Sweet Home, ORPhoenix, AZUnited States
 Age 0 to 47.94%7.70%6.36%
 Age 5 to 96.37%7.67%6.51%
 Age 10 to 147.10%7.56%6.59%
 Age 15 to 174.57%4.34%4.03%
 Age 18 to 204.31%4.37%4.35%
 Age 21 to 245.18%6.02%5.61%
 Age 25 to 349.35%15.55%13.47%
 Age 35 to 4413.06%14.25%12.97%
 Age 45 to 5411.36%13.36%14.09%
 Age 55 to 596.39%5.50%6.57%
 Age 60 to 646.29%4.63%5.72%
 Age 65 to 7411.68%5.39%7.64%
 Age 75 to 845.42%2.57%4.26%
 Age 85 and over0.98%1.10%1.85%
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 RACE
 Sweet Home, ORPhoenix, AZUnited States
 White94.64%45.98%62.77%
 Black0.16%6.51%12.24%
 Asian0.45%3.27%4.95%
 Native American0.25%1.58%0.66%
 Hawaiian, Pacific Islander0.28%0.22%0.16%
 Other0.00%0.14%0.20%
 Two or More Races1.19%1.83%2.13%
 Hispanic3.03%40.48%16.90%
 Non-Hispanic96.97%59.52%83.10%
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 FAMILY
 Sweet Home, ORPhoenix, AZUnited States
 Households3,476520,856116,211,000
 Family Households2,220329,83576,958,100
 Non Family Households1,256191,02139,253,000
 Household Size2.582.832.63
 Married Population53.39%44.69%50.58%
 Single Population46.61%55.31%49.42%
 Now Married51.03%42.33%48.41%
 Married but Separated2.36%2.36%2.17%
 Never Married24.37%38.60%32.55%
 Widowed7.94%4.14%5.95%
 Divorced14.30%12.57%10.92%
 Married, w/children25.00%32.72%31.68%
 Married, no children51.13%32.45%41.44%
 Single, w/children20.72%24.03%16.94%
 Single, no children3.15%10.81%9.95%
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 COMMENTS
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Great place to live for out door lovers: Sweet Home is a beautiful town in the mountains with a river running through town. There are two reservoirs within a few minutes drive. Great fishing, boating and... (read more)

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