Special Report

Cities With the Highest and Lowest Divorce Rates

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5. San Jose-Sunnyvale-Santa Clara, CA
> Divorced population: 7.52% or 122,753
> Separated population: 23,931 (1.47% – #234 highest of 384 metros)
> Married, not separated pop.: 847,273 (51.89% – #56 highest of 384)
> Never married population: 570,800 (34.96% – #119 highest of 384)
> Total population: 1,990,660 – #35 largest of 384 metros

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4. Auburn-Opelika, AL
> Divorced population: 7.12% or 9,667
> Separated population: 1,454 (1.07% – #321 highest of 384 metros)
> Married, not separated pop.: 66,783 (49.15% – #137 highest of 384)
> Never married population: 53,121 (39.10% – #34 highest of 384)
> Total population: 164,542 – #261 largest of 384 metros

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3. McAllen-Edinburg-Mission, TX
> Divorced population: 7.02% or 44,673
> Separated population: 19,114 (3.00% – #15 highest of 384 metros)
> Married, not separated pop.: 306,692 (48.18% – #181 highest of 384)
> Never married population: 233,473 (36.68% – #70 highest of 384)
> Total population: 868,707 – #65 largest of 384 metros

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2. Logan, UT-ID
> Divorced population: 6.11% or 6,522
> Separated population: 728 (0.68% – #366 highest of 384 metros)
> Married, not separated pop.: 63,240 (59.27% – #3 highest of 384)
> Never married population: 33,128 (31.05% – #238 highest of 384)
> Total population: 141,760 – #295 largest of 384 metros

1. Provo-Orem, UT
> Divorced population: 5.26% or 24,771
> Separated population: 4,109 (0.87% – #354 highest of 384 metros)
> Married, not separated pop.: 273,082 (58.00% – #6 highest of 384)
> Never married population: 155,957 (33.12% – #188 highest of 384)
> Total population: 649,603 – #90 largest of 384 metros

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