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PEOPLE COMPARISON HIGHLIGHTS
Philadelphia is 205% more densely populated than Houston.
People are 37.8% more likely to be married in Houston.
The Median Age is 1.0 years older in Philadelphia.

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PEOPLE
 Philadelphia, PAHouston, TXUnited States
 Population1,567,4422,296,224321,418,820
 Population - 20101,504,9502,068,026308,745,538
 Population - 20001,517,5501,953,631285,036,114
 Population - 19901,585,5771,630,553251,960,433
 Pop. 1990 to Now-1.14%40.83%27.57%
 Pop. 2000 to Now3.29%17.54%12.76%
 Pop. Density11,6883,82991
 Land Area1346003,531,905
 Water Area928264,837
 Median Age33.632.637.4
 Female Population52.78%49.91%50.81%
 Male Population47.22%50.09%49.19%
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 EST. TOTAL POPULATION BY AGE
 Philadelphia, PAHouston, TXUnited States
 Age 0 to 46.89%7.83%6.36%
 Age 5 to 95.95%7.21%6.51%
 Age 10 to 145.84%6.46%6.59%
 Age 15 to 173.64%3.79%4.03%
 Age 18 to 205.27%4.10%4.35%
 Age 21 to 247.13%6.60%5.61%
 Age 25 to 3417.19%17.77%13.47%
 Age 35 to 4412.24%14.08%12.97%
 Age 45 to 5412.56%12.61%14.09%
 Age 55 to 595.85%5.65%6.57%
 Age 60 to 645.18%4.44%5.72%
 Age 65 to 746.51%5.46%7.64%
 Age 75 to 843.88%2.84%4.26%
 Age 85 and over1.87%1.17%1.85%
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 RACE
 Philadelphia, PAHouston, TXUnited States
 White36.20%25.52%62.77%
 Black41.76%22.83%12.24%
 Asian6.63%6.25%4.95%
 Native American0.20%0.17%0.66%
 Hawaiian, Pacific Islander0.02%0.04%0.16%
 Other0.31%0.15%0.20%
 Two or More Races1.85%1.16%2.13%
 Hispanic13.03%43.89%16.90%
 Non-Hispanic86.97%56.11%83.10%
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 FAMILY
 Philadelphia, PAHouston, TXUnited States
 Households580,297792,763116,211,000
 Family Households308,324481,67976,958,100
 Non Family Households271,973311,08439,253,000
 Household Size2.582.692.63
 Married Population32.66%45.01%50.58%
 Single Population67.34%54.99%49.42%
 Now Married29.22%41.56%48.41%
 Married but Separated3.45%3.46%2.17%
 Never Married51.64%39.62%32.55%
 Widowed6.68%4.93%5.95%
 Divorced9.02%10.44%10.92%
 Married, w/children21.28%31.67%31.68%
 Married, no children30.04%31.84%41.44%
 Single, w/children29.69%22.92%16.94%
 Single, no children19.00%13.58%9.95%

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