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Cary, North Carolina
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PEOPLE COMPARISON HIGHLIGHTS
Cary is 2% more densely populated than Apex.
People are 0.7% less likely to be married in Apex.
The Median Age is 1.0 years older in Cary.

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PEOPLE
 Cary, NCApex, NCUnited States
 Population159,76945,585321,418,820
 Population - 2010127,58734,427308,745,538
 Population - 200094,53620,212285,036,114
 Population - 199043,8584,968251,960,433
 Pop. 1990 to Now264.29%817.57%27.57%
 Pop. 2000 to Now69.00%125.53%12.76%
 Pop. Density2,8962,83791
 Land Area55163,531,905
 Water Area10264,837
 Median Age36.935.937.4
 Female Population50.98%51.55%50.81%
 Male Population49.02%48.45%49.19%
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 EST. TOTAL POPULATION BY AGE
 Cary, NCApex, NCUnited States
 Age 0 to 46.72%7.88%6.36%
 Age 5 to 97.62%9.00%6.51%
 Age 10 to 148.06%9.88%6.59%
 Age 15 to 174.54%5.68%4.03%
 Age 18 to 202.67%3.09%4.35%
 Age 21 to 243.74%3.14%5.61%
 Age 25 to 3413.68%10.04%13.47%
 Age 35 to 4416.76%20.46%12.97%
 Age 45 to 5416.15%16.69%14.09%
 Age 55 to 596.27%5.07%6.57%
 Age 60 to 644.67%3.23%5.72%
 Age 65 to 745.59%3.90%7.64%
 Age 75 to 842.68%1.44%4.26%
 Age 85 and over0.85%0.51%1.85%
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 RACE
 Cary, NCApex, NCUnited States
 White66.24%75.12%62.77%
 Black7.69%8.12%12.24%
 Asian14.05%6.69%4.95%
 Native American0.43%0.19%0.66%
 Hawaiian, Pacific Islander0.02%0.00%0.16%
 Other0.50%0.03%0.20%
 Two or More Races2.20%2.22%2.13%
 Hispanic8.87%7.64%16.90%
 Non-Hispanic91.13%92.37%83.10%
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 FAMILY
 Cary, NCApex, NCUnited States
 Households53,97513,811116,211,000
 Family Households38,64810,59276,958,100
 Non Family Households15,3273,21939,253,000
 Household Size2.72.932.63
 Married Population62.19%61.77%50.58%
 Single Population37.81%38.23%49.42%
 Now Married60.77%60.54%48.41%
 Married but Separated1.42%1.22%2.17%
 Never Married26.22%26.72%32.55%
 Widowed3.88%2.68%5.95%
 Divorced7.71%8.84%10.92%
 Married, w/children45.42%52.71%31.68%
 Married, no children38.92%29.11%41.44%
 Single, w/children10.72%12.77%16.94%
 Single, no children4.95%5.41%9.95%

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