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Salt Lake City, UT to Portland, OR

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PEOPLE COMPARISON HIGHLIGHTS
Salt Lake City is 173% less densely populated than Portland.
People are 0.1% more likely to be married in Portland.
The Median Age is 5.0 years younger in Salt Lake City.

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PEOPLE
 Salt Lake City, UTPortland, ORUnited States
 Population192,672632,309321,418,820
 Population - 2010184,488566,686308,745,538
 Population - 2000181,743529,121285,036,114
 Population - 1990159,936437,319251,960,433
 Pop. 1990 to Now20.47%44.59%27.57%
 Pop. 2000 to Now6.01%19.50%12.76%
 Pop. Density1,7344,73891
 Land Area1111333,531,905
 Water Area112264,837
 Median Age31.436.437.4
 Female Population48.54%50.64%50.81%
 Male Population51.46%49.36%49.19%
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 EST. TOTAL POPULATION BY AGE
 Salt Lake City, UTPortland, ORUnited States
 Age 0 to 47.40%5.88%6.36%
 Age 5 to 96.09%5.43%6.51%
 Age 10 to 145.32%4.65%6.59%
 Age 15 to 173.20%2.83%4.03%
 Age 18 to 205.11%3.35%4.35%
 Age 21 to 248.57%5.73%5.61%
 Age 25 to 3420.92%19.50%13.47%
 Age 35 to 4413.23%16.54%12.97%
 Age 45 to 5410.64%13.00%14.09%
 Age 55 to 594.87%6.36%6.57%
 Age 60 to 644.73%5.78%5.72%
 Age 65 to 745.43%6.19%7.64%
 Age 75 to 842.97%3.01%4.26%
 Age 85 and over1.53%1.77%1.85%
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 RACE
 Salt Lake City, UTPortland, ORUnited States
 White65.73%71.79%62.77%
 Black2.73%5.92%12.24%
 Asian4.98%7.45%4.95%
 Native American1.21%0.61%0.66%
 Hawaiian, Pacific Islander2.03%0.51%0.16%
 Other0.45%0.22%0.20%
 Two or More Races1.94%3.87%2.13%
 Hispanic20.93%9.64%16.90%
 Non-Hispanic79.07%90.36%83.10%
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 FAMILY
 Salt Lake City, UTPortland, ORUnited States
 Households74,652252,185116,211,000
 Family Households39,019129,68476,958,100
 Non Family Households35,633122,50139,253,000
 Household Size2.472.332.63
 Married Population42.59%42.62%50.58%
 Single Population57.42%57.38%49.42%
 Now Married40.53%40.84%48.41%
 Married but Separated2.05%1.78%2.17%
 Never Married41.61%40.30%32.55%
 Widowed4.35%4.37%5.95%
 Divorced11.46%12.72%10.92%
 Married, w/children35.21%31.75%31.68%
 Married, no children37.12%41.53%41.44%
 Single, w/children16.93%16.31%16.94%
 Single, no children10.74%10.41%9.95%

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