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PEOPLE COMPARISON HIGHLIGHTS
Grand Junction is 188% less densely populated than Denver.
People are 14.4% less likely to be married in Denver.
The Median Age is 1.5 years older in Grand Junction.

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PEOPLE
 Grand Junction, CODenver, COUnited States
 Population60,358682,545321,418,820
 Population - 201056,295578,087308,745,538
 Population - 200041,986554,636285,036,114
 Population - 199029,034467,610251,960,433
 Pop. 1990 to Now107.89%45.97%27.57%
 Pop. 2000 to Now43.76%23.06%12.76%
 Pop. Density1,5504,46091
 Land Area391533,531,905
 Water Area02264,837
 Median Age35.53437.4
 Female Population50.71%50.01%50.81%
 Male Population49.29%49.99%49.19%
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 EST. TOTAL POPULATION BY AGE
 Grand Junction, CODenver, COUnited States
 Age 0 to 47.17%7.00%6.36%
 Age 5 to 96.70%6.19%6.51%
 Age 10 to 145.66%5.15%6.59%
 Age 15 to 172.73%2.72%4.03%
 Age 18 to 206.55%3.37%4.35%
 Age 21 to 246.54%5.97%5.61%
 Age 25 to 3414.16%21.45%13.47%
 Age 35 to 4410.96%15.32%12.97%
 Age 45 to 5411.89%11.79%14.09%
 Age 55 to 596.41%5.59%6.57%
 Age 60 to 645.42%4.89%5.72%
 Age 65 to 747.72%5.81%7.64%
 Age 75 to 845.33%3.11%4.26%
 Age 85 and over2.78%1.66%1.85%
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 RACE
 Grand Junction, CODenver, COUnited States
 White79.96%52.86%62.77%
 Black0.80%9.47%12.24%
 Asian0.98%3.44%4.95%
 Native American0.37%0.60%0.66%
 Hawaiian, Pacific Islander0.21%0.08%0.16%
 Other0.21%0.18%0.20%
 Two or More Races2.39%2.19%2.13%
 Hispanic15.07%31.20%16.90%
 Non-Hispanic84.93%68.80%83.10%
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 FAMILY
 Grand Junction, CODenver, COUnited States
 Households24,343271,054116,211,000
 Family Households14,104130,38776,958,100
 Non Family Households10,239140,66739,253,000
 Household Size2.332.282.63
 Married Population48.25%41.29%50.58%
 Single Population51.75%58.72%49.42%
 Now Married46.23%38.97%48.41%
 Married but Separated2.02%2.31%2.17%
 Never Married30.91%41.59%32.55%
 Widowed6.27%4.33%5.95%
 Divorced14.58%12.79%10.92%
 Married, w/children28.96%32.28%31.68%
 Married, no children45.09%37.34%41.44%
 Single, w/children18.29%20.00%16.94%
 Single, no children7.66%10.38%9.95%

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 COMMENTS
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