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PEOPLE COMPARISON HIGHLIGHTS
Corvallis is 16% more densely populated than Salem.
People are 36.2% more likely to be married in Salem.
The Median Age is 8.4 years younger in Corvallis.

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PEOPLE
 Corvallis, ORSalem, ORUnited States
 Population55,780164,549321,418,820
 Population - 201053,435151,809308,745,538
 Population - 200049,322136,924285,036,114
 Population - 199044,757107,786251,960,433
 Pop. 1990 to Now24.63%52.66%27.57%
 Pop. 2000 to Now13.09%20.18%12.76%
 Pop. Density3,9483,39291
 Land Area14493,531,905
 Water Area01264,837
 Median Age26.63537.4
 Female Population49.59%50.40%50.81%
 Male Population50.41%49.60%49.19%
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 EST. TOTAL POPULATION BY AGE
 Corvallis, ORSalem, ORUnited States
 Age 0 to 44.13%7.31%6.36%
 Age 5 to 93.75%6.95%6.51%
 Age 10 to 144.16%6.51%6.59%
 Age 15 to 172.70%4.02%4.03%
 Age 18 to 2014.95%4.47%4.35%
 Age 21 to 2417.27%5.92%5.61%
 Age 25 to 3413.30%14.86%13.47%
 Age 35 to 449.88%12.58%12.97%
 Age 45 to 549.48%12.77%14.09%
 Age 55 to 594.85%6.12%6.57%
 Age 60 to 644.79%5.71%5.72%
 Age 65 to 745.15%7.05%7.64%
 Age 75 to 843.05%3.73%4.26%
 Age 85 and over2.53%2.00%1.85%
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 RACE
 Corvallis, ORSalem, ORUnited States
 White79.54%68.54%62.77%
 Black1.02%1.26%12.24%
 Asian8.57%2.95%4.95%
 Native American0.33%0.80%0.66%
 Hawaiian, Pacific Islander0.22%1.12%0.16%
 Other0.08%0.47%0.20%
 Two or More Races2.53%3.58%2.13%
 Hispanic7.71%21.30%16.90%
 Non-Hispanic92.29%78.70%83.10%
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 FAMILY
 Corvallis, ORSalem, ORUnited States
 Households21,25157,925116,211,000
 Family Households9,82836,95176,958,100
 Non Family Households11,42320,97439,253,000
 Household Size2.342.592.63
 Married Population35.22%47.96%50.58%
 Single Population64.78%52.04%49.42%
 Now Married34.51%45.70%48.41%
 Married but Separated0.72%2.26%2.17%
 Never Married52.35%32.31%32.55%
 Widowed3.87%5.25%5.95%
 Divorced8.55%14.49%10.92%
 Married, w/children34.15%33.96%31.68%
 Married, no children45.32%37.44%41.44%
 Single, w/children11.26%19.37%16.94%
 Single, no children9.27%9.23%9.95%

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 COMMENTS
Comments about Corvallis

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Comments about Salem

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