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PEOPLE COMPARISON HIGHLIGHTS
Gainesville is 103% less densely populated than San Diego.
People are 75.0% more likely to be married in San Diego.
The Median Age is 8.8 years younger in Gainesville.

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PEOPLE
 Gainesville, FLSan Diego, CAUnited States
 Population130,1281,394,928321,418,820
 Population - 2010124,2711,282,800308,745,538
 Population - 200095,4471,223,400285,036,114
 Population - 199084,7701,110,549251,960,433
 Pop. 1990 to Now53.51%25.61%27.57%
 Pop. 2000 to Now36.34%14.02%12.76%
 Pop. Density2,1134,29091
 Land Area623253,531,905
 Water Area147264,837
 Median Age25.133.937.4
 Female Population51.79%49.63%50.81%
 Male Population48.21%50.38%49.19%
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 EST. TOTAL POPULATION BY AGE
 Gainesville, FLSan Diego, CAUnited States
 Age 0 to 44.25%6.32%6.36%
 Age 5 to 93.32%5.79%6.51%
 Age 10 to 142.87%5.59%6.59%
 Age 15 to 172.20%3.53%4.03%
 Age 18 to 2016.67%4.92%4.35%
 Age 21 to 2420.32%7.65%5.61%
 Age 25 to 3416.58%17.89%13.47%
 Age 35 to 448.50%13.63%12.97%
 Age 45 to 547.77%13.00%14.09%
 Age 55 to 595.06%5.58%6.57%
 Age 60 to 644.02%4.87%5.72%
 Age 65 to 744.32%6.10%7.64%
 Age 75 to 842.81%3.49%4.26%
 Age 85 and over1.32%1.65%1.85%
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 RACE
 Gainesville, FLSan Diego, CAUnited States
 White57.25%43.65%62.77%
 Black22.71%6.38%12.24%
 Asian6.72%16.39%4.95%
 Native American0.28%0.25%0.66%
 Hawaiian, Pacific Islander0.09%0.38%0.16%
 Other0.40%0.17%0.20%
 Two or More Races2.47%3.25%2.13%
 Hispanic10.08%29.54%16.90%
 Non-Hispanic89.92%70.46%83.10%
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 FAMILY
 Gainesville, FLSan Diego, CAUnited States
 Households47,420479,079116,211,000
 Family Households19,126286,46576,958,100
 Non Family Households28,294192,61439,253,000
 Household Size2.352.722.63
 Married Population25.85%45.23%50.58%
 Single Population74.15%54.77%49.42%
 Now Married24.07%43.24%48.41%
 Married but Separated1.78%1.99%2.17%
 Never Married62.15%40.23%32.55%
 Widowed3.65%4.54%5.95%
 Divorced8.36%10.00%10.92%
 Married, w/children21.52%34.85%31.68%
 Married, no children41.25%37.75%41.44%
 Single, w/children21.03%16.27%16.94%
 Single, no children16.20%11.12%9.95%

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 COMMENTS
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