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Troy, Michigan
Gilbert, Arizona
USA
PEOPLE COMPARISON HIGHLIGHTS
Troy is 47% less densely populated than Gilbert.
People are 3% more likely to be married in Gilbert.
The Median Age is 8.9 years older in Troy.

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PEOPLE
 Troy, MIGilbert, AZUnited States
 Population83,280247,542321,418,820
 Population - 201080,987195,046308,745,538
 Population - 200080,959109,697285,036,114
 Population - 199072,88429,188251,960,433
 Pop. 1990 to Now14.26%748.10%27.57%
 Pop. 2000 to Now2.87%125.66%12.76%
 Pop. Density2,4883,64991
 Land Area33683,531,905
 Water Area00264,837
 Median Age41.532.637.4
 Female Population51.01%50.46%50.81%
 Male Population48.99%49.54%49.19%
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 EST. TOTAL POPULATION BY AGE
 Troy, MIGilbert, AZUnited States
 Age 0 to 45.18%8.25%6.36%
 Age 5 to 96.34%9.42%6.51%
 Age 10 to 146.92%9.32%6.59%
 Age 15 to 174.70%5.07%4.03%
 Age 18 to 203.11%3.42%4.35%
 Age 21 to 244.28%3.91%5.61%
 Age 25 to 3411.13%14.58%13.47%
 Age 35 to 4413.42%16.50%12.97%
 Age 45 to 5416.02%13.90%14.09%
 Age 55 to 597.45%4.83%6.57%
 Age 60 to 646.77%3.60%5.72%
 Age 65 to 748.57%5.03%7.64%
 Age 75 to 844.50%1.80%4.26%
 Age 85 and over1.63%0.40%1.85%
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 RACE
 Troy, MIGilbert, AZUnited States
 White69.94%71.49%62.77%
 Black3.86%3.16%12.24%
 Asian21.56%6.18%4.95%
 Native American0.12%0.79%0.66%
 Hawaiian, Pacific Islander0.03%0.15%0.16%
 Other0.43%0.08%0.20%
 Two or More Races1.83%2.59%2.13%
 Hispanic2.23%15.56%16.90%
 Non-Hispanic97.77%84.44%83.10%
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 FAMILY
 Troy, MIGilbert, AZUnited States
 Households30,63571,614116,211,000
 Family Households22,58955,72876,958,100
 Non Family Households8,04615,88639,253,000
 Household Size2.673.112.63
 Married Population61.78%59.22%50.58%
 Single Population38.22%40.78%49.42%
 Now Married61.44%57.96%48.41%
 Married but Separated0.34%1.26%2.17%
 Never Married25.70%27.61%32.55%
 Widowed5.14%2.54%5.95%
 Divorced7.38%10.63%10.92%
 Married, w/children39.07%45.63%31.68%
 Married, no children46.18%34.80%41.44%
 Single, w/children8.32%13.21%16.94%
 Single, no children6.43%6.37%9.95%
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A great place to live: Troy is a great place to live. It benefits from being part of metropolitan Detroit (pro sports, symphony, the Henry Ford, the Detroit Zoo). It is a well run city that... (read more)

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