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West Lafayette, IN vs Bloomington, IN

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Highlights
- Bloomington is 0% more densely populated than West Lafayette.
- People are 12.5% more likely to be married in Bloomington.
- The Median Age is 2.1 years older in Bloomington.


People
 West Lafayette, INBloomington, INUnited States
 45,11083,636321,004,407
 46.4%50.2%50.8%
 53.6%49.8%49.2%
 21.723.837.8
 space3
 29,34478,490308,745,538
 28,77869,291285,036,114
 25,90760,633251,960,433
 56.8%20.7%12.6%
 74.1%37.9%27.4%
 space4
 3,321.63,597.190.9
 13.623.33,531,905.4
 0.20.2264,836.8
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 Est. Total Population By Age
 West Lafayette, INBloomington, INUnited States
 2.8%3.5%6.2%
 2.8%3.2%6.4%
 2.5%2.6%6.5%
 2.3%2.2%3.9%
 32.2%20.9%4.1%
 25.3%21.2%5.6%
 10.3%15.8%13.7%
 5.6%8.5%12.7%
 4.9%6.8%13.4%
 2.6%3.6%6.7%
 2.0%3.1%6.0%
 2.8%4.7%8.6%
 2.3%2.6%4.4%
 1.7%1.4%1.9%
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 Race
 West Lafayette, INBloomington, INUnited States
 65.9%78.4%61.5%
 3.0%4.2%12.3%
 23.8%9.6%5.3%
 0.2%0.3%0.7%
 0.1%0.0%0.2%
 0.1%0.1%0.2%
 2.7%3.3%2.3%
 4.2%4.2%17.6%
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 Marriage & Family
 West Lafayette, INBloomington, INUnited States
 22.2%25.0%50.2%
     21.9%24.1%48.2%
     0.3%0.8%2.0%
 77.8%75.0%49.8%
     72.1%63.6%33.1%
     2.9%8.4%10.9%
     2.7%3.0%5.8%
 space5
 2.342.262.63
 13,25230,569118,825,921
 4,77412,04478,298,703
     39.1%25.2%31.1%
     44.9%42.7%42.3%
 8,47818,52540,527,218
     10.5%20.1%16.3%
     5.5%12.0%10.3%

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Reviews for West Lafayette    11 Reviews
Community attitudes matter. - 7/4/2015
I am originally from Greencastle, Indiana, a nice friendly rural town and home to DePauw University. Presently, I live in West Lafayette, Indiana, due to my having been... Read More

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West Lafayette, IN - 5/3/2014
It's a nice small town. It's too bad it's not closer to Indy. I think I would like it here... Read More

West Lafayette - 12/25/2011
They have good schools, parks and always have events to... Read More

Reviews for Bloomington    24 Reviews
BloomingNot - 5/6/2019
Terrible. There is nothing good about Bloomington, IN. Don’t live there. As for Catalent, there is one of those in my home town Woodstock, IL. It’s a pharmaceutical... Read More

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Great town but beware of Catalent - 4/21/2019
Bloomington, IN is a great place to get an education at IU or Ivy Tech. It’s a midsize did midwestern town about an hour southwest of Indy on I-69. The major streets... Read More
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Avoid Bloomington! - 2/22/2018
Bloomington Indiana is not a good place to live. For a town its size the infrastructure is totally inadequate. The streets are laid out like a medieval city and cannot... Read More

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47906 47907
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47405 47406

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