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Laurel, Mississippi
Columbus, Georgia
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PEOPLE COMPARISON HIGHLIGHTS
Laurel is 25% more densely populated than Columbus.
People are 18.6% more likely to be married in Columbus.
The Median Age is 0.4 years younger in Laurel.

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PEOPLE
 Laurel, MSColumbus, GAUnited States
 Population18,837200,579321,418,820
 Population - 201018,506187,629308,745,538
 Population - 200018,393184,652285,036,114
 Population - 199018,827178,069251,960,433
 Pop. 1990 to Now0.05%12.64%27.57%
 Pop. 2000 to Now2.41%8.63%12.76%
 Pop. Density1,16092791
 Land Area162163,531,905
 Water Area05264,837
 Median Age32.933.337.4
 Female Population52.23%51.13%50.81%
 Male Population47.77%48.87%49.19%
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 EST. TOTAL POPULATION BY AGE
 Laurel, MSColumbus, GAUnited States
 Age 0 to 48.68%7.47%6.36%
 Age 5 to 97.28%6.67%6.51%
 Age 10 to 146.47%6.68%6.59%
 Age 15 to 174.90%3.99%4.03%
 Age 18 to 203.49%5.42%4.35%
 Age 21 to 246.55%6.33%5.61%
 Age 25 to 3415.11%15.84%13.47%
 Age 35 to 449.26%12.37%12.97%
 Age 45 to 5413.56%12.75%14.09%
 Age 55 to 596.37%5.92%6.57%
 Age 60 to 644.20%4.98%5.72%
 Age 65 to 746.72%6.24%7.64%
 Age 75 to 844.90%3.81%4.26%
 Age 85 and over2.51%1.54%1.85%
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 RACE
 Laurel, MSColumbus, GAUnited States
 White31.00%42.91%62.77%
 Black59.89%44.18%12.24%
 Asian0.92%2.26%4.95%
 Native American0.00%0.26%0.66%
 Hawaiian, Pacific Islander0.00%0.08%0.16%
 Other0.12%0.42%0.20%
 Two or More Races0.49%2.82%2.13%
 Hispanic7.58%7.07%16.90%
 Non-Hispanic92.43%92.93%83.10%
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 FAMILY
 Laurel, MSColumbus, GAUnited States
 Households6,73872,556116,211,000
 Family Households4,21446,95976,958,100
 Non Family Households2,52425,59739,253,000
 Household Size2.722.582.63
 Married Population36.51%43.30%50.58%
 Single Population63.49%56.70%49.42%
 Now Married32.26%40.09%48.41%
 Married but Separated4.24%3.21%2.17%
 Never Married41.13%36.41%32.55%
 Widowed9.48%6.68%5.95%
 Divorced12.88%13.62%10.92%
 Married, w/children22.07%27.89%31.68%
 Married, no children25.87%32.53%41.44%
 Single, w/children34.20%26.80%16.94%
 Single, no children17.87%12.78%9.95%

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