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PEOPLE COMPARISON HIGHLIGHTS
Buffalo is 170% less densely populated than Cambridge.
People are 4.0% more likely to be married in Cambridge.
The Median Age is 2.6 years older in Buffalo.

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PEOPLE
 Buffalo, NYCambridge, MAUnited States
 Population258,071110,402321,418,820
 Population - 2010266,012103,506308,745,538
 Population - 2000292,648101,355285,036,114
 Population - 1990328,12395,802251,960,433
 Pop. 1990 to Now-21.35%15.24%27.57%
 Pop. 2000 to Now-11.82%8.93%12.76%
 Pop. Density6,39017,27791
 Land Area4063,531,905
 Water Area121264,837
 Median Age33.130.537.4
 Female Population52.47%51.57%50.81%
 Male Population47.53%48.43%49.19%
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 EST. TOTAL POPULATION BY AGE
 Buffalo, NYCambridge, MAUnited States
 Age 0 to 46.60%4.28%6.36%
 Age 5 to 96.19%3.20%6.51%
 Age 10 to 146.04%2.77%6.59%
 Age 15 to 174.09%1.63%4.03%
 Age 18 to 205.83%9.38%4.35%
 Age 21 to 247.66%11.26%5.61%
 Age 25 to 3415.95%27.43%13.47%
 Age 35 to 4411.58%11.66%12.97%
 Age 45 to 5412.47%8.91%14.09%
 Age 55 to 596.87%4.18%6.57%
 Age 60 to 644.95%4.53%5.72%
 Age 65 to 746.04%6.12%7.64%
 Age 75 to 844.13%3.18%4.26%
 Age 85 and over1.60%1.46%1.85%
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 RACE
 Buffalo, NYCambridge, MAUnited States
 White45.62%63.04%62.77%
 Black36.83%10.58%12.24%
 Asian4.17%14.88%4.95%
 Native American0.42%0.13%0.66%
 Hawaiian, Pacific Islander0.03%0.02%0.16%
 Other0.25%0.20%0.20%
 Two or More Races2.64%3.75%2.13%
 Hispanic10.03%7.41%16.90%
 Non-Hispanic89.97%92.60%83.10%
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 FAMILY
 Buffalo, NYCambridge, MAUnited States
 Households111,44444,013116,211,000
 Family Households57,99517,98076,958,100
 Non Family Households53,44926,03339,253,000
 Household Size2.252.062.63
 Married Population31.54%32.79%50.58%
 Single Population68.46%67.21%49.42%
 Now Married28.29%31.33%48.41%
 Married but Separated3.24%1.45%2.17%
 Never Married50.88%57.09%32.55%
 Widowed6.58%3.04%5.95%
 Divorced11.01%7.09%10.92%
 Married, w/children18.86%30.41%31.68%
 Married, no children27.05%43.38%41.44%
 Single, w/children36.29%12.54%16.94%
 Single, no children17.80%13.68%9.95%

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