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PEOPLE COMPARISON HIGHLIGHTS
Harrisburg is 121% more densely populated than Charlotte.
People are 50.5% more likely to be married in Charlotte.
The Median Age is 1.7 years younger in Harrisburg.

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PEOPLE
 Harrisburg, PACharlotte, NCUnited States
 Population49,081827,097321,418,820
 Population - 201049,332705,896308,745,538
 Population - 200048,950540,828285,036,114
 Population - 199052,376395,934251,960,433
 Pop. 1990 to Now-6.29%108.90%27.57%
 Pop. 2000 to Now0.27%52.93%12.76%
 Pop. Density6,0372,72691
 Land Area83033,531,905
 Water Area42264,837
 Median Age31.933.637.4
 Female Population53.28%52.05%50.81%
 Male Population46.73%47.95%49.19%
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 EST. TOTAL POPULATION BY AGE
 Harrisburg, PACharlotte, NCUnited States
 Age 0 to 49.15%7.31%6.36%
 Age 5 to 96.87%7.24%6.51%
 Age 10 to 147.34%6.46%6.59%
 Age 15 to 174.23%3.81%4.03%
 Age 18 to 204.31%4.06%4.35%
 Age 21 to 246.76%5.97%5.61%
 Age 25 to 3415.66%17.43%13.47%
 Age 35 to 4413.14%15.47%12.97%
 Age 45 to 5411.56%13.25%14.09%
 Age 55 to 596.25%5.57%6.57%
 Age 60 to 645.18%4.44%5.72%
 Age 65 to 745.37%5.16%7.64%
 Age 75 to 842.96%2.70%4.26%
 Age 85 and over1.23%1.14%1.85%
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 RACE
 Harrisburg, PACharlotte, NCUnited States
 White24.78%43.90%62.77%
 Black47.87%34.42%12.24%
 Asian4.13%5.52%4.95%
 Native American0.20%0.25%0.66%
 Hawaiian, Pacific Islander0.02%0.06%0.16%
 Other0.27%0.19%0.20%
 Two or More Races3.18%2.24%2.13%
 Hispanic19.54%13.43%16.90%
 Non-Hispanic80.46%86.57%83.10%
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 FAMILY
 Harrisburg, PACharlotte, NCUnited States
 Households20,346298,815116,211,000
 Family Households10,793181,09476,958,100
 Non Family Households9,553117,72139,253,000
 Household Size2.372.552.63
 Married Population30.33%45.64%50.58%
 Single Population69.67%54.36%49.42%
 Now Married26.47%42.60%48.41%
 Married but Separated3.86%3.05%2.17%
 Never Married51.90%39.52%32.55%
 Widowed5.88%4.49%5.95%
 Divorced11.89%10.35%10.92%
 Married, w/children16.98%32.12%31.68%
 Married, no children23.01%33.92%41.44%
 Single, w/children44.42%22.73%16.94%
 Single, no children15.59%11.22%9.95%

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