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Houston, TX vs Tampa, FL

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Highlights
- Tampa is 0% more densely populated than Houston.
- People are 10.2% less likely to be married in Tampa.
- The Median Age is 2.7 years older in Tampa.


People
 Houston, TXTampa, FLUnited States
 2,267,336368,087321,004,407
 49.9%51.7%50.8%
 50.1%48.3%49.2%
 32.935.637.8
 space3
 2,068,026333,327308,745,538
 1,953,631303,447285,036,114
 1,630,553280,015251,960,433
 16.1%21.3%12.6%
 39.1%31.5%27.4%
 space4
 3,559.73,228.790.9
 637.0114.03,531,905.4
 29.461.8264,836.8
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 Est. Total Population By Age
 Houston, TXTampa, FLUnited States
 7.8%6.2%6.2%
 7.1%6.0%6.4%
 6.5%5.8%6.5%
 3.8%3.5%3.9%
 3.8%5.3%4.1%
 6.4%5.9%5.6%
 18.2%16.3%13.7%
 14.0%13.4%12.7%
 12.0%13.8%13.4%
 5.6%6.1%6.7%
 4.7%5.3%6.0%
 6.0%7.2%8.6%
 2.9%3.5%4.4%
 1.2%1.5%1.9%
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 Race
 Houston, TXTampa, FLUnited States
 24.9%45.0%61.5%
 22.4%22.8%12.3%
 6.6%4.2%5.3%
 0.1%0.2%0.7%
 0.0%0.1%0.2%
 0.2%0.3%0.2%
 1.2%2.2%2.3%
 44.5%25.1%17.6%
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 Marriage & Family
 Houston, TXTampa, FLUnited States
 44.8%40.2%50.2%
     41.6%37.3%48.2%
     3.2%2.9%2.0%
 55.2%59.8%49.8%
     40.5%41.4%33.1%
     10.0%13.2%10.9%
     4.7%5.2%5.8%
 space5
 2.662.422.63
 838,950147,250118,825,921
 510,53880,51178,298,703
     31.0%26.6%31.1%
     32.4%36.0%42.3%
 328,41266,73940,527,218
     22.9%23.0%16.3%
     13.7%14.5%10.3%

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Reviews for Houston    358 Reviews
The Most Amazing Place on Earth ??!!! - 9/9/2019
I was born and raised in the greatest country on the planet, Tex.., oh yeah, I forgot, I mean, I was born and raised in the greatest state in the United States of... Read More

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Houston -- Not What It Once Was - 8/16/2019
I've lived in Houston since the mid-'70s, apart from a five year stint in the early '80s and a four year stint in the 2010's. During those years Houston has changed... Read More

The best of both worlds - 7/1/2019
After living all around the U.S. I have not been able to find another city like Houston. The city retains a small town identity, despite being a large cosmopolitan city... Read More

Reviews for Tampa    159 Reviews
Eh, not terrible - 9/26/2019
I lived here during college and while it was kinda dirty and run down in the Fowler/Fletcher area, there's certainly a lot to... Read More

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Make $18+ an hour & have a car if you move here. - 9/12/2019
I moved to Tampa after living in Southern California for four years. The cost of living is the same. Both areas have Disney and beaches and shopping and other tourism... Read More

If you're unhappy here, it's probably you. - 12/30/2018
I was born in Tampa, and while I've traveled extensively I've always come back to my hometown. One of the first things you get used to as a kid growing up in Florida are... Read More

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ZIPS IN HOUSTON, TEXAS
77449, 77084, 77429, 77379, 77036, 77433, 77095, 77072, 77077, 77088, 101 total
ZIPS IN TAMPA, FLORIDA
33647, 33612, 33610, 33604, 33611, 33629, 33607, 33603, 33606, 33609, 15 total

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