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PEOPLE COMPARISON HIGHLIGHTS
Richmond is 56% less densely populated than Syracuse.
People are 0.2% more likely to be married in Syracuse.
The Median Age is 2.9 years older in Richmond.

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PEOPLE
 Richmond, VASyracuse, NYUnited States
 Population220,289144,142321,418,820
 Population - 2010201,828144,734308,745,538
 Population - 2000197,790147,306285,036,114
 Population - 1990203,056163,860251,960,433
 Pop. 1990 to Now8.49%-12.03%27.57%
 Pop. 2000 to Now11.38%-2.15%12.76%
 Pop. Density3,6825,75591
 Land Area60253,531,905
 Water Area31264,837
 Median Age32.629.737.4
 Female Population52.38%53.01%50.81%
 Male Population47.62%46.99%49.19%
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 EST. TOTAL POPULATION BY AGE
 Richmond, VASyracuse, NYUnited States
 Age 0 to 46.36%7.08%6.36%
 Age 5 to 95.18%6.28%6.51%
 Age 10 to 144.43%5.87%6.59%
 Age 15 to 172.60%3.57%4.03%
 Age 18 to 206.52%10.57%4.35%
 Age 21 to 248.93%8.45%5.61%
 Age 25 to 3419.27%15.54%13.47%
 Age 35 to 4411.41%10.04%12.97%
 Age 45 to 5412.43%11.43%14.09%
 Age 55 to 596.35%5.60%6.57%
 Age 60 to 645.28%4.65%5.72%
 Age 65 to 746.00%5.43%7.64%
 Age 75 to 843.45%3.34%4.26%
 Age 85 and over1.80%2.16%1.85%
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 RACE
 Richmond, VASyracuse, NYUnited States
 White39.66%51.77%62.77%
 Black48.63%28.55%12.24%
 Asian2.22%6.38%4.95%
 Native American0.15%0.78%0.66%
 Hawaiian, Pacific Islander0.01%0.02%0.16%
 Other0.10%0.33%0.20%
 Two or More Races2.84%4.12%2.13%
 Hispanic6.40%8.04%16.90%
 Non-Hispanic93.60%91.96%83.10%
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 FAMILY
 Richmond, VASyracuse, NYUnited States
 Households85,91355,279116,211,000
 Family Households40,41327,52476,958,100
 Non Family Households45,50027,75539,253,000
 Household Size2.332.362.63
 Married Population30.07%30.14%50.58%
 Single Population69.93%69.86%49.42%
 Now Married26.06%26.57%48.41%
 Married but Separated4.01%3.57%2.17%
 Never Married51.98%53.81%32.55%
 Widowed5.86%5.59%5.95%
 Divorced12.10%10.47%10.92%
 Married, w/children19.84%19.76%31.68%
 Married, no children30.76%28.18%41.44%
 Single, w/children31.08%36.23%16.94%
 Single, no children18.32%15.83%9.95%

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