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PEOPLE COMPARISON HIGHLIGHTS
Portland is 80% more densely populated than Bend.
People are 23.2% more likely to be married in Bend.
The Median Age is 2.0 years younger in Portland.

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PEOPLE
 Portland, ORBend, ORUnited States
 Population632,30987,014321,418,820
 Population - 2010566,68674,327308,745,538
 Population - 2000529,12152,029285,036,114
 Population - 1990437,31920,469251,960,433
 Pop. 1990 to Now44.59%325.10%27.57%
 Pop. 2000 to Now19.50%67.24%12.76%
 Pop. Density4,7382,63691
 Land Area133333,531,905
 Water Area120264,837
 Median Age36.438.437.4
 Female Population50.64%51.21%50.81%
 Male Population49.36%48.79%49.19%
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 EST. TOTAL POPULATION BY AGE
 Portland, ORBend, ORUnited States
 Age 0 to 45.88%6.30%6.36%
 Age 5 to 95.43%6.31%6.51%
 Age 10 to 144.65%6.56%6.59%
 Age 15 to 172.83%3.57%4.03%
 Age 18 to 203.35%3.29%4.35%
 Age 21 to 245.73%4.58%5.61%
 Age 25 to 3419.50%14.82%13.47%
 Age 35 to 4416.54%14.22%12.97%
 Age 45 to 5413.00%13.39%14.09%
 Age 55 to 596.36%6.63%6.57%
 Age 60 to 645.78%6.02%5.72%
 Age 65 to 746.19%7.74%7.64%
 Age 75 to 843.01%4.09%4.26%
 Age 85 and over1.77%2.48%1.85%
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 RACE
 Portland, ORBend, ORUnited States
 White71.79%87.10%62.77%
 Black5.92%0.53%12.24%
 Asian7.45%1.86%4.95%
 Native American0.61%0.32%0.66%
 Hawaiian, Pacific Islander0.51%0.09%0.16%
 Other0.22%0.07%0.20%
 Two or More Races3.87%1.86%2.13%
 Hispanic9.64%8.16%16.90%
 Non-Hispanic90.36%91.84%83.10%
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 FAMILY
 Portland, ORBend, ORUnited States
 Households252,18532,442116,211,000
 Family Households129,68419,79876,958,100
 Non Family Households122,50112,64439,253,000
 Household Size2.332.442.63
 Married Population42.62%52.51%50.58%
 Single Population57.38%47.49%49.42%
 Now Married40.84%50.64%48.41%
 Married but Separated1.78%1.87%2.17%
 Never Married40.30%27.53%32.55%
 Widowed4.37%5.46%5.95%
 Divorced12.72%14.50%10.92%
 Married, w/children31.75%32.61%31.68%
 Married, no children41.53%44.26%41.44%
 Single, w/children16.31%16.44%16.94%
 Single, no children10.41%6.68%9.95%

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 COMMENTS
Comments about Portland

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