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Memphis, TN vs Detroit, MI

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Highlights
- Detroit is 0% more densely populated than Memphis.
- People are 25.9% less likely to be married in Detroit.
- The Median Age is 1.0 years older in Detroit.


People
 Memphis, TNDetroit, MIUnited States
 654,723679,865321,004,407
 52.5%52.7%50.8%
 47.5%47.3%49.2%
 33.734.737.8
 space3
 654,876759,340308,745,538
 650,100951,270285,036,114
 610,3371,027,974251,960,433
 0.7%-28.5%12.6%
 7.3%-33.9%27.4%
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 2,062.94,901.290.9
 317.4138.73,531,905.4
 9.04.2264,836.8
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 Est. Total Population By Age
 Memphis, TNDetroit, MIUnited States
 7.6%7.3%6.2%
 7.0%6.7%6.4%
 6.7%6.9%6.5%
 3.9%4.2%3.9%
 4.3%4.5%4.1%
 6.6%6.6%5.6%
 15.7%14.0%13.7%
 12.3%11.8%12.7%
 12.0%12.3%13.4%
 6.4%6.6%6.7%
 5.7%5.9%6.0%
 7.0%7.6%8.6%
 3.3%3.7%4.4%
 1.5%1.8%1.9%
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 Race
 Memphis, TNDetroit, MIUnited States
 26.1%9.9%61.5%
 63.7%78.8%12.3%
 1.6%1.5%5.3%
 0.1%0.3%0.7%
 0.0%0.0%0.2%
 0.2%0.2%0.2%
 1.4%1.6%2.3%
 7.0%7.6%17.6%
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 Marriage & Family
 Memphis, TNDetroit, MIUnited States
 35.3%26.1%50.2%
     31.2%22.8%48.2%
     4.1%3.4%2.0%
 64.7%73.9%49.8%
     47.1%55.0%33.1%
     11.6%12.0%10.9%
     6.1%6.9%5.8%
 space5
 2.552.582.63
 250,259258,471118,825,921
 144,263142,59478,298,703
     20.1%15.0%31.1%
     30.0%21.4%42.3%
 105,996115,87740,527,218
     31.6%38.8%16.3%
     18.3%24.8%10.3%

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Reviews for Memphis    147 Reviews
It’s Memphis - 12/22/2019
I’ve lived in and also around the city of Memphis Tennessee since 94’ and it really has not changed one bit. The ignorance in this city is rampant and racism is alive... Read More

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Lack of Culture and Diversity - 11/17/2019
I lived here for two years for work. I’m from the North, and I was looking forward to milder winters. Well, that is all Memphis had to offer me. Generational,... Read More
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Not for me - 10/27/2019
Didn't like it. People are not very friendly, which is surprising, since it's a Southern city. Sorta. There were signs everywhere that said "Be Nice, Or Leave". Great... Read More

Reviews for Detroit    114 Reviews
Detroit.rock.city - 3/30/2020
Detroit.is.awsome The.best.city.in.the.world Detroit.has.everything.you.want And.the.best.thing.about.detroit AFFORDABLE Detroit.is.the Friendly. Detroit.is.the.cj... Read More

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The city squandered its great potential - 1/27/2020
Lived in the city through the 60s and 70s and 80s and still have family there so I'm back several times a year. They wasted the waterfront and finally put in a chintzy... Read More

Detroit is a Great city that needs to build! - 12/10/2019
I've lived in Detroit my entire 26 years of living, this city is rich with history and has a strong base of people, Detroit is at state where it's neutral between... Read More

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ZIPS IN MEMPHIS, TENNESSEE
38016, 38128, 38127, 38134, 38109, 38111, 38115, 38116, 38118, 38018, 30 total
ZIPS IN DETROIT, MICHIGAN
48228, 48219, 48235, 48224, 48227, 48221, 48205, 48234, 48209, 48210, 28 total

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