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Detroit, MI vs Chicago, IL

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- Chicago is 59% more densely populated than Detroit.
- People are 43.0% more likely to be married in Chicago.
- The Median Age is 0.6 years younger in Chicago.

 Detroit, MIChicago, ILUnited States
 Est. Total Population By Age
 Detroit, MIChicago, ILUnited States
 Detroit, MIChicago, ILUnited States
 Detroit, MIChicago, ILUnited States

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Reviews for Detroit    109 Reviews
Married with Children - 11/20/2018
With the exception of two years, I have lived in Detroit for 12 years. I have had challenges, but they were relatively trivial in the long run. I am married and have a 9... Read More

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Hellhole - 9/2/2018
Not a fan of this place at all. There has never really been a time I was visiting here for anything good. Let's say I almost got murdered here twice, the place is scary... Read More

Renaissance Detroit - 12/5/2017
I see a lot of old comments on here that aren't as applicable now since the resurgence Detroit has and is going through these past few years. It's a really exciting time... Read More

Reviews for Chicago    255 Reviews
Best City Ever - 4/24/2019
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My kind of Town - 4/13/2019
I have lived in this city for 15 years, and I love it. However you have to be a certain type of person to love it here. To be successful here, these are some of the... Read More

Think twice if you didn’t grow up here - 1/26/2019
I grew up in the near west suburbs of Chicago and moved back 5 years ago in my 50s to be near family. I have lived all over the country, including NY and CA. I now... Read More

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48228, 48219, 48235, 48224, 48227, 48221, 48205, 48234, 48209, 48210, 28 total
60629, 60618, 60632, 60639, 60623, 60647, 60617, 60625, 60608, 60634, 56 total

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