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Salt Lake City, UT vs Portland, OR

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- Portland is 0% more densely populated than Salt Lake City.
- People are 1.5% less likely to be married in Portland.
- The Median Age is 4.9 years older in Portland.

 Salt Lake City, UTPortland, ORUnited States
 Female Population48.5%50.5%50.8%
 Male Population51.5%49.5%49.2%
 Median Age31.936.837.8
 Population - 2010186,646585,476309,327,143
 Population - 2000181,743529,121285,036,114
 Population - 1990159,936437,319251,960,433
 Pop. 2000 to Now12.3%24.1%15.6%
 Pop. 1990 to Now27.6%50.2%30.8%
 Population Density1,835.34,922.493.3
 Land Area111.2133.43,531,905.4
 Water Area0.511.6264,836.8
 Est. Total Population By Age
 Salt Lake City, UTPortland, ORUnited States
 Age 0 to 46.8%5.6%6.2%
 Age 5 to 95.9%5.4%6.4%
 Age 10 to 145.4%4.6%6.5%
 Age 15 to 172.7%2.7%3.9%
 Age 18 to 204.5%3.2%4.1%
 Age 21 to 248.7%5.2%5.6%
 Age 25 to 3421.5%19.7%13.7%
 Age 35 to 4413.5%16.9%12.7%
 Age 45 to 5410.3%13.0%13.4%
 Age 55 to 594.9%5.8%6.7%
 Age 60 to 644.9%5.9%6.0%
 Age 65 to 746.2%7.4%8.6%
 Age 75 to 843.0%3.0%4.4%
 Age 85 and over1.4%1.6%1.9%
 Salt Lake City, UTPortland, ORUnited States
 Native American1.1%0.6%0.7%
 Hawaiian, Pacific Islander1.7%0.6%0.2%
 Two or More Races2.5%4.5%2.3%
 Marriage & Family
 Salt Lake City, UTPortland, ORUnited States
 Married Population43.8%43.1%50.2%
     Currently Married42.1%41.3%48.2%
 Married but Separated1.7%1.8%2.0%
 Single Population56.2%56.9%49.8%
 Never Married41.4%40.3%33.1%
 Household Size2.452.352.63
 Family Households40,301135,54378,298,703
     Married couple, w/children32.9%32.3%31.1%
     Married couple, no children41.3%42.1%42.3%
 Non Family Households36,575125,40640,527,218
     Single householder, w/children15.7%15.7%16.3%
     Single householder, no children10.2%10.0%10.3%

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Reviews for Salt Lake City    94 Reviews
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Paradise - 2/26/2021
Salt Lake City feels like home. There are so many things to do and see. There are many families and one thing to look out for is, there are many cranes and high rises... Read More

Don't get fooled by fake smiles - 2/19/2021
I've lived in Salt Lake City almost for six years. Each place can have negative aspects like traffic jams, cost of living, crime and climate etc. However, this city has... Read More

Reviews for Portland    385 Reviews
Great Place, Too Many Cars. - 11/8/2022
One of the best cities in America. Food scene is the best in the world. Weather is preferable over places where you have the same weather year round. I enjoy the... Read More

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Houston Transplant, 2022 Portland Review - 10/10/2022
I moved from Houston to Portland about a year ago. I remember reading the reviews on here and it making me second guess moving before I did, so I wanted to come back and... Read More

Beautiful recreation, hypocritical people - 8/2/2022
Portland is a super unique place. It is both one of the greatest and one of the crappiest cities in the world. I'll try to explain... The best reason to live in... Read More

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