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PEOPLE COMPARISON HIGHLIGHTS
Philadelphia is 395% more densely populated than Indianapolis.
People are 28.4% more likely to be married in Indianapolis.
The Median Age is 0.3 years younger in Philadelphia.

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PEOPLE
 Philadelphia, PAIndianapolis, INUnited States
 Population1,567,442853,173321,418,820
 Population - 20101,504,950809,804308,745,538
 Population - 20001,517,550781,870285,036,114
 Population - 19901,585,577754,005251,960,433
 Pop. 1990 to Now-1.14%13.15%27.57%
 Pop. 2000 to Now3.29%9.12%12.76%
 Pop. Density11,6882,36091
 Land Area1343613,531,905
 Water Area97264,837
 Median Age33.633.937.4
 Female Population52.78%51.78%50.81%
 Male Population47.22%48.22%49.19%
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 EST. TOTAL POPULATION BY AGE
 Philadelphia, PAIndianapolis, INUnited States
 Age 0 to 46.89%7.57%6.36%
 Age 5 to 95.95%6.93%6.51%
 Age 10 to 145.84%6.56%6.59%
 Age 15 to 173.64%3.82%4.03%
 Age 18 to 205.27%4.08%4.35%
 Age 21 to 247.13%6.19%5.61%
 Age 25 to 3417.19%16.37%13.47%
 Age 35 to 4412.24%13.07%12.97%
 Age 45 to 5412.56%13.47%14.09%
 Age 55 to 595.85%6.33%6.57%
 Age 60 to 645.18%4.92%5.72%
 Age 65 to 746.51%5.85%7.64%
 Age 75 to 843.88%3.32%4.26%
 Age 85 and over1.87%1.55%1.85%
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 RACE
 Philadelphia, PAIndianapolis, INUnited States
 White36.20%57.59%62.77%
 Black41.76%27.65%12.24%
 Asian6.63%2.37%4.95%
 Native American0.20%0.16%0.66%
 Hawaiian, Pacific Islander0.02%0.01%0.16%
 Other0.31%0.28%0.20%
 Two or More Races1.85%2.33%2.13%
 Hispanic13.03%9.61%16.90%
 Non-Hispanic86.97%90.39%83.10%
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 FAMILY
 Philadelphia, PAIndianapolis, INUnited States
 Households580,297328,423116,211,000
 Family Households308,324191,45376,958,100
 Non Family Households271,973136,97039,253,000
 Household Size2.582.492.63
 Married Population32.66%41.95%50.58%
 Single Population67.34%58.05%49.42%
 Now Married29.22%39.51%48.41%
 Married but Separated3.45%2.44%2.17%
 Never Married51.64%39.08%32.55%
 Widowed6.68%5.32%5.95%
 Divorced9.02%13.66%10.92%
 Married, w/children21.28%26.82%31.68%
 Married, no children30.04%35.73%41.44%
 Single, w/children29.69%25.64%16.94%
 Single, no children19.00%11.82%9.95%

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