Chicago, Colorado, California

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Denver, Colorado or as many know it as the mile high city, exactly one mile above sea level. Chicago, Illinois holds one of the tallest skylines in the world, including three of the five tallest buildings in America. The two cities vary dramatically, one is surrounded by Building’s and the other mountains. Chicago has multiple famous buildings and sculptures including the Willis tower. It’s also well known by many as the Sears tower, it is the second tallest skyscraper in America and eight tallest in the world. One famous sculpture Chicago is known for is the Cloud gate in Milennium Park, mostly known as the Bean. A famous tradition that many know about around America is when the Chicago River is dyed green on St. Patrick’s Day. Chicago…show more content…
Chicago is mostly populated by Caucasian’s (32 %), African Americans (31.4%), and Hispanics (28.8%). With these percentages so close I creates wide range of culture throughout the city. Denver is similar in which the three races that populate the city most are Caucasians (53.3%), African Americans (9.4%), and Hispanics (30.9%). The big difference is that Denver has a higher rate of Caucasians by 21.3 % and a lower rate of African Americans by 22%, the Hispanic % is very similar in both cities. Within these races our different forms of relationship status, including Never married, married, separated, widowed, divorce. Denver’s adult population consists mostly of married couples (37.8%) and never married (43.7%). The remaining demographics are divorced partners (11%), separated (5.1%), and widowed (2.4%). Chicago compares to Denver in which married couples (33.9%) and never married people (49.8%) are the highest percentages by quite the margin. Chicago’s divorced (8%), separated (5.7%), and widowed (2.5%) adult’s percentages are just slightly different to Denver’s. One last note is the male and female ratio, Denver’s gender ratio is 50.1:49.9 or just about 1:1. On the other hand, Chicago differs, there male to female ratio is 51.5:48.5, consisting of less women unfortunately. Denver and Chicago are two very different cities, but when looking at ethnic origin, relationship status and male to female ratio, only one stat
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