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Dover, Delaware
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PEOPLE COMPARISON HIGHLIGHTS
Dover is 824% more densely populated than Anchorage.
People are 37.9% more likely to be married in Anchorage.
The Median Age is 2.4 years younger in Dover.

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PEOPLE
 Dover, DEAnchorage, AKUnited States
 Population37,522298,695321,418,820
 Population - 201035,474284,267308,745,538
 Population - 200032,135260,283285,036,114
 Population - 199027,630226,338251,960,433
 Pop. 1990 to Now35.80%31.97%27.57%
 Pop. 2000 to Now16.76%14.76%12.76%
 Pop. Density1,61917591
 Land Area231,7053,531,905
 Water Area0256264,837
 Median Age30.232.637.4
 Female Population51.98%49.07%50.81%
 Male Population48.02%50.93%49.19%
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 EST. TOTAL POPULATION BY AGE
 Dover, DEAnchorage, AKUnited States
 Age 0 to 46.94%7.44%6.36%
 Age 5 to 96.19%6.82%6.51%
 Age 10 to 145.41%6.96%6.59%
 Age 15 to 173.30%4.14%4.03%
 Age 18 to 2011.39%4.44%4.35%
 Age 21 to 248.30%7.12%5.61%
 Age 25 to 3414.03%16.48%13.47%
 Age 35 to 4410.62%12.93%12.97%
 Age 45 to 549.80%13.98%14.09%
 Age 55 to 595.21%6.73%6.57%
 Age 60 to 644.38%4.87%5.72%
 Age 65 to 747.61%5.23%7.64%
 Age 75 to 844.56%2.21%4.26%
 Age 85 and over2.25%0.65%1.85%
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 RACE
 Dover, DEAnchorage, AKUnited States
 White43.87%61.07%62.77%
 Black41.59%5.58%12.24%
 Asian2.17%8.29%4.95%
 Native American0.31%6.53%0.66%
 Hawaiian, Pacific Islander0.15%2.11%0.16%
 Other0.29%0.13%0.20%
 Two or More Races3.28%8.01%2.13%
 Hispanic8.33%8.28%16.90%
 Non-Hispanic91.67%91.72%83.10%
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 FAMILY
 Dover, DEAnchorage, AKUnited States
 Households12,680105,164116,211,000
 Family Households7,36770,00476,958,100
 Non Family Households5,31335,16039,253,000
 Household Size2.552.762.63
 Married Population35.98%49.62%50.58%
 Single Population64.02%50.38%49.42%
 Now Married33.36%48.03%48.41%
 Married but Separated2.62%1.59%2.17%
 Never Married45.11%34.25%32.55%
 Widowed6.69%3.59%5.95%
 Divorced12.22%12.54%10.92%
 Married, w/children21.15%35.98%31.68%
 Married, no children38.35%37.74%41.44%
 Single, w/children30.62%18.40%16.94%
 Single, no children9.88%7.88%9.95%

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