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PEOPLE COMPARISON HIGHLIGHTS
Chicago is 2,272% more densely populated than Palm Springs.
People are 2.4% less likely to be married in Palm Springs.
The Median Age is 19.1 years younger in Chicago.

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PEOPLE
 Chicago, ILPalm Springs, CAUnited States
 Population2,720,54647,371321,418,820
 Population - 20102,703,46645,012308,745,538
 Population - 20002,896,01642,807285,036,114
 Population - 19902,783,72640,181251,960,433
 Pop. 1990 to Now-2.27%17.89%27.57%
 Pop. 2000 to Now-6.06%10.66%12.76%
 Pop. Density11,95050491
 Land Area228943,531,905
 Water Area61264,837
 Median Age33.452.537.4
 Female Population51.52%43.75%50.81%
 Male Population48.49%56.25%49.19%
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 EST. TOTAL POPULATION BY AGE
 Chicago, ILPalm Springs, CAUnited States
 Age 0 to 46.84%3.24%6.36%
 Age 5 to 96.07%3.43%6.51%
 Age 10 to 145.94%2.97%6.59%
 Age 15 to 173.62%2.54%4.03%
 Age 18 to 204.26%2.90%4.35%
 Age 21 to 246.63%3.37%5.61%
 Age 25 to 3419.14%9.10%13.47%
 Age 35 to 4414.08%10.41%12.97%
 Age 45 to 5412.41%16.56%14.09%
 Age 55 to 595.58%8.75%6.57%
 Age 60 to 644.70%9.57%5.72%
 Age 65 to 745.93%14.40%7.64%
 Age 75 to 843.32%8.60%4.26%
 Age 85 and over1.46%4.17%1.85%
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 RACE
 Chicago, ILPalm Springs, CAUnited States
 White32.17%60.95%62.77%
 Black31.45%4.75%12.24%
 Asian5.69%4.68%4.95%
 Native American0.13%0.58%0.66%
 Hawaiian, Pacific Islander0.02%0.23%0.16%
 Other0.16%0.16%0.20%
 Two or More Races1.45%2.42%2.13%
 Hispanic28.95%26.23%16.90%
 Non-Hispanic71.05%73.78%83.10%
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 FAMILY
 Chicago, ILPalm Springs, CAUnited States
 Households1,028,83022,906116,211,000
 Family Households564,5399,02776,958,100
 Non Family Households464,29013,87939,253,000
 Household Size2.581.982.63
 Married Population37.26%36.37%50.58%
 Single Population62.74%63.64%49.42%
 Now Married34.70%34.48%48.41%
 Married but Separated2.56%1.88%2.17%
 Never Married48.58%39.68%32.55%
 Widowed5.48%8.13%5.95%
 Divorced8.69%15.83%10.92%
 Married, w/children27.78%17.58%31.68%
 Married, no children31.16%52.20%41.44%
 Single, w/children24.64%14.41%16.94%
 Single, no children16.42%15.81%9.95%

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 COMMENTS
Comments about Chicago

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