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Meridian, Idaho
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PEOPLE COMPARISON HIGHLIGHTS
Meridian is 55% less densely populated than Orem.
People are 11.7% less likely to be married in Orem.
The Median Age is 7.9 years older in Meridian.

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PEOPLE
 Meridian, IDOrem, UTUnited States
 Population90,73994,457321,418,820
 Population - 201068,95386,849308,745,538
 Population - 200034,91984,324285,036,114
 Population - 19909,59667,561251,960,433
 Pop. 1990 to Now845.59%39.81%27.57%
 Pop. 2000 to Now159.86%12.02%12.76%
 Pop. Density3,3555,20391
 Land Area27183,531,905
 Water Area00264,837
 Median Age34.126.237.4
 Female Population51.69%50.59%50.81%
 Male Population48.31%49.41%49.19%
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 EST. TOTAL POPULATION BY AGE
 Meridian, IDOrem, UTUnited States
 Age 0 to 47.87%10.30%6.36%
 Age 5 to 99.96%7.83%6.51%
 Age 10 to 148.89%7.47%6.59%
 Age 15 to 174.40%4.76%4.03%
 Age 18 to 203.00%6.10%4.35%
 Age 21 to 243.34%11.29%5.61%
 Age 25 to 3414.12%17.10%13.47%
 Age 35 to 4415.35%9.88%12.97%
 Age 45 to 5413.46%8.64%14.09%
 Age 55 to 595.06%4.50%6.57%
 Age 60 to 644.62%3.75%5.72%
 Age 65 to 746.15%4.89%7.64%
 Age 75 to 842.74%2.63%4.26%
 Age 85 and over1.07%0.87%1.85%
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 RACE
 Meridian, IDOrem, UTUnited States
 White88.18%77.79%62.77%
 Black0.74%0.97%12.24%
 Asian1.84%1.81%4.95%
 Native American0.05%0.48%0.66%
 Hawaiian, Pacific Islander0.06%0.99%0.16%
 Other0.03%0.14%0.20%
 Two or More Races1.99%2.19%2.13%
 Hispanic7.12%15.63%16.90%
 Non-Hispanic92.88%84.37%83.10%
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 FAMILY
 Meridian, IDOrem, UTUnited States
 Households28,43125,884116,211,000
 Family Households22,02920,45676,958,100
 Non Family Households6,4025,42839,253,000
 Household Size2.843.422.63
 Married Population63.43%56.00%50.58%
 Single Population36.57%44.00%49.42%
 Now Married62.53%54.66%48.41%
 Married but Separated0.90%1.34%2.17%
 Never Married22.80%33.61%32.55%
 Widowed3.90%3.36%5.95%
 Divorced9.87%7.03%10.92%
 Married, w/children41.18%45.31%31.68%
 Married, no children39.07%35.78%41.44%
 Single, w/children12.91%11.23%16.94%
 Single, no children6.84%7.68%9.95%

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 COMMENTS
Comments about Meridian

30 Minutes to Anything: Born and raised in Idaho, now in the Boise area. I've snowboarded and waterskied in the same day here. I've driven through mountains to get to sand dunes. I go back... (read more)

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Comments about Orem

AWESOME PLACE IF YOU HAVE A FAMILY OR IF YOU ARE S: Been living in Orem for about 20 YEARS! I love it here! Lived in Houston, Texas and had to move out because the crime was insane! When I came to Orem, I was in heaven! ... (read more)

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