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PEOPLE COMPARISON HIGHLIGHTS
Columbus is 14% less densely populated than Denver.
People are 5.1% more likely to be married in Denver.
The Median Age is 2.2 years younger in Columbus.

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PEOPLE
 Columbus, OHDenver, COUnited States
 Population850,106682,545321,418,820
 Population - 2010770,407578,087308,745,538
 Population - 2000711,470554,636285,036,114
 Population - 1990632,910467,610251,960,433
 Pop. 1990 to Now34.32%45.97%27.57%
 Pop. 2000 to Now19.49%23.06%12.76%
 Pop. Density3,9014,46091
 Land Area2181533,531,905
 Water Area62264,837
 Median Age31.83437.4
 Female Population51.39%50.01%50.81%
 Male Population48.61%49.99%49.19%
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 EST. TOTAL POPULATION BY AGE
 Columbus, OHDenver, COUnited States
 Age 0 to 47.66%7.00%6.36%
 Age 5 to 96.52%6.19%6.51%
 Age 10 to 145.62%5.15%6.59%
 Age 15 to 173.26%2.72%4.03%
 Age 18 to 205.16%3.37%4.35%
 Age 21 to 247.61%5.97%5.61%
 Age 25 to 3419.62%21.45%13.47%
 Age 35 to 4413.44%15.32%12.97%
 Age 45 to 5412.21%11.79%14.09%
 Age 55 to 595.48%5.59%6.57%
 Age 60 to 644.45%4.89%5.72%
 Age 65 to 745.05%5.81%7.64%
 Age 75 to 842.70%3.11%4.26%
 Age 85 and over1.24%1.66%1.85%
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 RACE
 Columbus, OHDenver, COUnited States
 White58.44%52.86%62.77%
 Black27.45%9.47%12.24%
 Asian4.41%3.44%4.95%
 Native American0.16%0.60%0.66%
 Hawaiian, Pacific Islander0.04%0.08%0.16%
 Other0.29%0.18%0.20%
 Two or More Races3.52%2.19%2.13%
 Hispanic5.70%31.20%16.90%
 Non-Hispanic94.30%68.80%83.10%
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 FAMILY
 Columbus, OHDenver, COUnited States
 Households329,994271,054116,211,000
 Family Households176,603130,38776,958,100
 Non Family Households153,391140,66739,253,000
 Household Size2.42.282.63
 Married Population39.30%41.29%50.58%
 Single Population60.70%58.72%49.42%
 Now Married36.88%38.97%48.41%
 Married but Separated2.42%2.31%2.17%
 Never Married43.69%41.59%32.55%
 Widowed4.54%4.33%5.95%
 Divorced12.48%12.79%10.92%
 Married, w/children27.98%32.28%31.68%
 Married, no children33.66%37.34%41.44%
 Single, w/children25.98%20.00%16.94%
 Single, no children12.38%10.38%9.95%

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 COMMENTS
Comments about Columbus

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