Special Report

The Youngest Big Cities in America

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45. Mankato, MN
> Median age (years): 33.2
> Population enrolled in college: 14.6% — 25th highest of 384 metros
> Population 18 and younger: 23.4% — 150th lowest of 384 metros
> Population 65 and older: 13.9% — 77th lowest of 384 metros
> Total population: 101,544 — 29th lowest of 384 metros

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44. State College, PA
> Median age (years): 32.9
> Population enrolled in college: 24.2% — 3rd highest of 384 metros
> Population 18 and younger: 19.0% — 17th lowest of 384 metros
> Population 65 and older: 14.2% — 92nd lowest of 384 metros
> Total population: 162,264 — 123rd lowest of 384 metros

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43. Salt Lake City, UT
> Median age (years): 32.9
> Population enrolled in college: 7.0% — 135th highest of 384 metros
> Population 18 and younger: 28.9% — 28th highest of 384 metros
> Population 65 and older: 10.7% — 9th lowest of 384 metros
> Total population: 1,215,955 — 47th highest of 384 metros

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42. Yakima, WA
> Median age (years): 32.9
> Population enrolled in college: 4.2% — 34th lowest of 384 metros
> Population 18 and younger: 31.6% — 13th highest of 384 metros
> Population 65 and older: 13.7% — 68th lowest of 384 metros
> Total population: 250,649 — 191st highest of 384 metros

41. Idaho Falls, ID
> Median age (years): 32.9
> Population enrolled in college: 4.8% — 79th lowest of 384 metros
> Population 18 and younger: 32.5% — 6th highest of 384 metros
> Population 65 and older: 12.9% — 45th lowest of 384 metros
> Total population: 148,811 — 102nd lowest of 384 metros

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