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PEOPLE COMPARISON HIGHLIGHTS
Omaha is 12% more densely populated than Lincoln.
People are 2.9% more likely to be married in Lincoln.
The Median Age is 1.9 years older in Omaha.

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PEOPLE
 Omaha, NELincoln, NEUnited States
 Population443,885277,348321,418,820
 Population - 2010407,334253,035308,745,538
 Population - 2000390,007225,581285,036,114
 Population - 1990335,795191,972251,960,433
 Pop. 1990 to Now32.19%44.47%27.57%
 Pop. 2000 to Now13.82%22.95%12.76%
 Pop. Density3,4493,06791
 Land Area129903,531,905
 Water Area31264,837
 Median Age3432.137.4
 Female Population50.87%50.02%50.81%
 Male Population49.13%49.98%49.19%
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 EST. TOTAL POPULATION BY AGE
 Omaha, NELincoln, NEUnited States
 Age 0 to 47.37%6.99%6.36%
 Age 5 to 96.97%6.66%6.51%
 Age 10 to 146.79%5.84%6.59%
 Age 15 to 173.98%3.25%4.03%
 Age 18 to 204.42%6.55%4.35%
 Age 21 to 246.00%9.38%5.61%
 Age 25 to 3415.98%15.35%13.47%
 Age 35 to 4412.43%12.03%12.97%
 Age 45 to 5413.15%11.73%14.09%
 Age 55 to 596.13%5.71%6.57%
 Age 60 to 645.27%5.19%5.72%
 Age 65 to 746.13%6.06%7.64%
 Age 75 to 843.56%3.54%4.26%
 Age 85 and over1.82%1.74%1.85%
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 RACE
 Omaha, NELincoln, NEUnited States
 White68.16%82.32%62.77%
 Black12.65%4.03%12.24%
 Asian2.74%4.24%4.95%
 Native American0.44%0.43%0.66%
 Hawaiian, Pacific Islander0.03%0.08%0.16%
 Other0.19%0.05%0.20%
 Two or More Races2.51%2.18%2.13%
 Hispanic13.29%6.68%16.90%
 Non-Hispanic86.71%93.32%83.10%
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 FAMILY
 Omaha, NELincoln, NEUnited States
 Households172,034106,512116,211,000
 Family Households102,56862,84976,958,100
 Non Family Households69,46643,66339,253,000
 Household Size2.472.372.63
 Married Population46.18%47.53%50.58%
 Single Population53.82%52.47%49.42%
 Now Married44.30%46.28%48.41%
 Married but Separated1.89%1.25%2.17%
 Never Married36.51%37.26%32.55%
 Widowed5.48%4.36%5.95%
 Divorced11.84%10.85%10.92%
 Married, w/children30.81%32.37%31.68%
 Married, no children38.01%43.25%41.44%
 Single, w/children21.23%17.33%16.94%
 Single, no children9.96%7.05%9.95%

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