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St. Petersburg, Florida
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PEOPLE COMPARISON HIGHLIGHTS
St. Petersburg is 6% less densely populated than Clearwater.
People are 8.1% more likely to be married in Clearwater.
The Median Age is 2.3 years younger in St. Petersburg.

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PEOPLE
 St. Petersburg, FLClearwater, FLUnited States
 Population257,083113,003321,418,820
 Population - 2010245,715108,044308,745,538
 Population - 2000248,232108,787285,036,114
 Population - 1990238,62998,784251,960,433
 Pop. 1990 to Now7.73%14.39%27.57%
 Pop. 2000 to Now3.57%3.88%12.76%
 Pop. Density4,1624,40191
 Land Area62263,531,905
 Water Area7614264,837
 Median Age42.144.437.4
 Female Population51.84%52.39%50.81%
 Male Population48.16%47.61%49.19%
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 EST. TOTAL POPULATION BY AGE
 St. Petersburg, FLClearwater, FLUnited States
 Age 0 to 45.15%5.87%6.36%
 Age 5 to 95.16%4.98%6.51%
 Age 10 to 145.15%4.70%6.59%
 Age 15 to 173.34%2.85%4.03%
 Age 18 to 203.77%3.55%4.35%
 Age 21 to 245.14%4.68%5.61%
 Age 25 to 3413.31%12.06%13.47%
 Age 35 to 4412.80%12.03%12.97%
 Age 45 to 5415.71%14.49%14.09%
 Age 55 to 597.65%6.56%6.57%
 Age 60 to 646.67%6.96%5.72%
 Age 65 to 748.72%10.21%7.64%
 Age 75 to 845.03%7.94%4.26%
 Age 85 and over2.40%3.14%1.85%
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 RACE
 St. Petersburg, FLClearwater, FLUnited States
 White63.14%71.56%62.77%
 Black23.70%10.45%12.24%
 Asian3.28%2.58%4.95%
 Native American0.23%0.19%0.66%
 Hawaiian, Pacific Islander0.10%0.06%0.16%
 Other0.30%0.06%0.20%
 Two or More Races2.35%1.94%2.13%
 Hispanic6.91%13.17%16.90%
 Non-Hispanic93.09%86.83%83.10%
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 FAMILY
 St. Petersburg, FLClearwater, FLUnited States
 Households105,07147,015116,211,000
 Family Households56,35325,79876,958,100
 Non Family Households48,71821,21739,253,000
 Household Size2.312.272.63
 Married Population41.73%45.12%50.58%
 Single Population58.27%54.88%49.42%
 Now Married38.83%42.37%48.41%
 Married but Separated2.90%2.74%2.17%
 Never Married35.63%30.31%32.55%
 Widowed6.95%8.42%5.95%
 Divorced15.69%16.15%10.92%
 Married, w/children21.92%20.59%31.68%
 Married, no children44.31%47.72%41.44%
 Single, w/children20.71%20.61%16.94%
 Single, no children13.06%11.09%9.95%

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 COMMENTS
Comments about St. Petersburg

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