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PEOPLE COMPARISON HIGHLIGHTS
Charleston is 74% less densely populated than Gainesville.
People are 37.3% less likely to be married in Gainesville.
The Median Age is 8.1 years older in Charleston.

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PEOPLE
 Charleston, SCGainesville, FLUnited States
 Population132,609130,128321,418,820
 Population - 2010116,347124,271308,745,538
 Population - 200096,65095,447285,036,114
 Population - 199080,41484,770251,960,433
 Pop. 1990 to Now64.91%53.51%27.57%
 Pop. 2000 to Now37.21%36.34%12.76%
 Pop. Density1,2162,11391
 Land Area109623,531,905
 Water Area191264,837
 Median Age33.225.137.4
 Female Population52.44%51.79%50.81%
 Male Population47.56%48.21%49.19%
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 EST. TOTAL POPULATION BY AGE
 Charleston, SCGainesville, FLUnited States
 Age 0 to 46.14%4.25%6.36%
 Age 5 to 95.60%3.32%6.51%
 Age 10 to 144.17%2.87%6.59%
 Age 15 to 172.46%2.20%4.03%
 Age 18 to 206.96%16.67%4.35%
 Age 21 to 248.13%20.32%5.61%
 Age 25 to 3419.22%16.58%13.47%
 Age 35 to 4412.21%8.50%12.97%
 Age 45 to 5411.15%7.77%14.09%
 Age 55 to 595.61%5.06%6.57%
 Age 60 to 645.52%4.02%5.72%
 Age 65 to 747.44%4.32%7.64%
 Age 75 to 843.60%2.81%4.26%
 Age 85 and over1.80%1.32%1.85%
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 RACE
 Charleston, SCGainesville, FLUnited States
 White69.72%57.25%62.77%
 Black24.21%22.71%12.24%
 Asian1.28%6.72%4.95%
 Native American0.10%0.28%0.66%
 Hawaiian, Pacific Islander0.09%0.09%0.16%
 Other0.05%0.40%0.20%
 Two or More Races1.72%2.47%2.13%
 Hispanic2.84%10.08%16.90%
 Non-Hispanic97.16%89.92%83.10%
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 FAMILY
 Charleston, SCGainesville, FLUnited States
 Households52,15047,420116,211,000
 Family Households26,84519,12676,958,100
 Non Family Households25,30528,29439,253,000
 Household Size2.292.352.63
 Married Population41.25%25.85%50.58%
 Single Population58.75%74.15%49.42%
 Now Married38.89%24.07%48.41%
 Married but Separated2.36%1.78%2.17%
 Never Married42.76%62.15%32.55%
 Widowed5.39%3.65%5.95%
 Divorced10.61%8.36%10.92%
 Married, w/children27.14%21.52%31.68%
 Married, no children44.16%41.25%41.44%
 Single, w/children16.82%21.03%16.94%
 Single, no children11.89%16.20%9.95%

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