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PEOPLE COMPARISON HIGHLIGHTS
Chicago is 243% more densely populated than Atlanta.
People are 20.2% less likely to be married in Atlanta.
The Median Age is 0.1 years older in Chicago.

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PEOPLE
 Chicago, ILAtlanta, GAUnited States
 Population2,720,546463,878321,418,820
 Population - 20102,703,466413,462308,745,538
 Population - 20002,896,016416,474285,036,114
 Population - 19902,783,726394,017251,960,433
 Pop. 1990 to Now-2.27%17.73%27.57%
 Pop. 2000 to Now-6.06%11.38%12.76%
 Pop. Density11,9503,48591
 Land Area2281333,531,905
 Water Area61264,837
 Median Age33.433.337.4
 Female Population51.52%50.54%50.81%
 Male Population48.49%49.46%49.19%
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 EST. TOTAL POPULATION BY AGE
 Chicago, ILAtlanta, GAUnited States
 Age 0 to 46.84%6.35%6.36%
 Age 5 to 96.07%5.07%6.51%
 Age 10 to 145.94%4.90%6.59%
 Age 15 to 173.62%2.49%4.03%
 Age 18 to 204.26%6.51%4.35%
 Age 21 to 246.63%8.10%5.61%
 Age 25 to 3419.14%19.73%13.47%
 Age 35 to 4414.08%14.66%12.97%
 Age 45 to 5412.41%12.30%14.09%
 Age 55 to 595.58%5.10%6.57%
 Age 60 to 644.70%4.65%5.72%
 Age 65 to 745.93%5.86%7.64%
 Age 75 to 843.32%2.91%4.26%
 Age 85 and over1.46%1.36%1.85%
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 RACE
 Chicago, ILAtlanta, GAUnited States
 White32.17%36.41%62.77%
 Black31.45%52.39%12.24%
 Asian5.69%3.76%4.95%
 Native American0.13%0.12%0.66%
 Hawaiian, Pacific Islander0.02%0.03%0.16%
 Other0.16%0.17%0.20%
 Two or More Races1.45%1.56%2.13%
 Hispanic28.95%5.56%16.90%
 Non-Hispanic71.05%94.44%83.10%
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 FAMILY
 Chicago, ILAtlanta, GAUnited States
 Households1,028,830181,681116,211,000
 Family Households564,53978,69176,958,100
 Non Family Households464,290102,99039,253,000
 Household Size2.582.252.63
 Married Population37.26%29.72%50.58%
 Single Population62.74%70.28%49.42%
 Now Married34.70%27.36%48.41%
 Married but Separated2.56%2.36%2.17%
 Never Married48.58%53.71%32.55%
 Widowed5.48%5.52%5.95%
 Divorced8.69%11.05%10.92%
 Married, w/children27.78%23.08%31.68%
 Married, no children31.16%33.50%41.44%
 Single, w/children24.64%26.72%16.94%
 Single, no children16.42%16.70%9.95%

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