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Walnut Creek, California
Santa Rosa, California
USA
PEOPLE COMPARISON HIGHLIGHTS
Walnut Creek is 22% less densely populated than Santa Rosa.
People are 7% more likely to be married in Santa Rosa.
The Median Age is 11.3 years older in Walnut Creek.

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PEOPLE
 Walnut Creek, CASanta Rosa, CAUnited States
 Population68,910174,972321,418,820
 Population - 201063,808162,647308,745,538
 Population - 200064,296147,595285,036,114
 Population - 199060,569113,313251,960,433
 Pop. 1990 to Now13.77%54.42%27.57%
 Pop. 2000 to Now7.18%18.55%12.76%
 Pop. Density3,4884,23791
 Land Area20413,531,905
 Water Area00264,837
 Median Age48.437.137.4
 Female Population54.00%50.85%50.81%
 Male Population46.01%49.15%49.19%
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 EST. TOTAL POPULATION BY AGE
 Walnut Creek, CASanta Rosa, CAUnited States
 Age 0 to 44.31%6.38%6.36%
 Age 5 to 94.26%6.71%6.51%
 Age 10 to 145.04%6.50%6.59%
 Age 15 to 172.98%4.09%4.03%
 Age 18 to 201.99%3.80%4.35%
 Age 21 to 243.97%5.03%5.61%
 Age 25 to 3410.90%14.63%13.47%
 Age 35 to 4412.30%13.22%12.97%
 Age 45 to 5414.40%13.70%14.09%
 Age 55 to 596.44%6.65%6.57%
 Age 60 to 646.25%5.68%5.72%
 Age 65 to 7411.80%7.09%7.64%
 Age 75 to 849.88%4.10%4.26%
 Age 85 and over5.48%2.43%1.85%
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 RACE
 Walnut Creek, CASanta Rosa, CAUnited States
 White71.81%57.67%62.77%
 Black1.75%2.05%12.24%
 Asian12.96%5.23%4.95%
 Native American0.23%0.77%0.66%
 Hawaiian, Pacific Islander0.14%0.49%0.16%
 Other0.14%0.10%0.20%
 Two or More Races2.85%3.28%2.13%
 Hispanic10.13%30.41%16.90%
 Non-Hispanic89.87%69.59%83.10%
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 FAMILY
 Walnut Creek, CASanta Rosa, CAUnited States
 Households30,32863,213116,211,000
 Family Households16,85239,21776,958,100
 Non Family Households13,47623,99639,253,000
 Household Size2.142.652.63
 Married Population53.33%46.83%50.58%
 Single Population46.67%53.17%49.42%
 Now Married52.35%44.75%48.41%
 Married but Separated0.98%2.08%2.17%
 Never Married25.88%33.99%32.55%
 Widowed9.49%5.79%5.95%
 Divorced11.30%13.39%10.92%
 Married, w/children31.87%34.45%31.68%
 Married, no children51.41%36.81%41.44%
 Single, w/children7.15%18.20%16.94%
 Single, no children9.58%10.53%9.95%
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 COMMENTS
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