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PEOPLE COMPARISON HIGHLIGHTS
Yelm is 15% less densely populated than Shelton.
People are 16% more likely to be married in Shelton.
The Median Age is 5.9 years younger in Yelm.

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PEOPLE
 Yelm, WAShelton, WAUnited States
 Population8,4349,834321,418,820
 Population - 20106,1869,699308,745,538
 Population - 20003,2898,442285,036,114
 Population - 19901,3377,241251,960,433
 Pop. 1990 to Now530.82%35.81%27.57%
 Pop. 2000 to Now156.43%16.49%12.76%
 Pop. Density1,4841,70891
 Land Area663,531,905
 Water Area00264,837
 Median Age29.235.137.4
 Female Population48.82%47.73%50.81%
 Male Population51.18%52.27%49.19%
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 EST. TOTAL POPULATION BY AGE
 Yelm, WAShelton, WAUnited States
 Age 0 to 49.58%4.86%6.36%
 Age 5 to 98.23%7.14%6.51%
 Age 10 to 1412.10%8.98%6.59%
 Age 15 to 176.45%5.47%4.03%
 Age 18 to 204.97%3.88%4.35%
 Age 21 to 244.73%6.52%5.61%
 Age 25 to 3415.19%12.99%13.47%
 Age 35 to 4417.69%13.81%12.97%
 Age 45 to 548.04%13.06%14.09%
 Age 55 to 593.35%5.29%6.57%
 Age 60 to 643.22%4.58%5.72%
 Age 65 to 743.43%6.87%7.64%
 Age 75 to 841.81%3.96%4.26%
 Age 85 and over1.19%2.58%1.85%
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 RACE
 Yelm, WAShelton, WAUnited States
 White72.26%72.28%62.77%
 Black2.70%0.57%12.24%
 Asian4.57%1.04%4.95%
 Native American2.50%2.12%0.66%
 Hawaiian, Pacific Islander0.51%0.92%0.16%
 Other0.00%0.00%0.20%
 Two or More Races2.73%2.77%2.13%
 Hispanic14.72%20.30%16.90%
 Non-Hispanic85.28%79.70%83.10%
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 FAMILY
 Yelm, WAShelton, WAUnited States
 Households2,5003,222116,211,000
 Family Households1,8471,79676,958,100
 Non Family Households6531,42639,253,000
 Household Size2.942.892.63
 Married Population55.87%40.30%50.58%
 Single Population44.13%59.70%49.42%
 Now Married53.52%36.84%48.41%
 Married but Separated2.35%3.46%2.17%
 Never Married30.92%36.15%32.55%
 Widowed3.78%7.07%5.95%
 Divorced9.43%16.48%10.92%
 Married, w/children40.66%35.13%31.68%
 Married, no children25.18%31.85%41.44%
 Single, w/children28.70%26.34%16.94%
 Single, no children5.47%6.68%9.95%

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 COMMENTS
Comments about Yelm

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