African American Population by State

          SOURCE: U.S. Census Bureau 2013 Estimate.
      (Black only and Black in combination with one or more races)
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    Black Population Percent Black
1 New York 3,720,403 19%
2 Texas 3,489,003 13%
3 Florida 3,473,698 18%
4 Georgia 3,246,309 32%
5 California 2,930,846 8%
6 North Carolina 2,287,143 23%
7 Illinois 2,010,132 16%
8 Maryland 1,878,083 32%
9 Virginia 1,738,181 21%
10 Pennsylvania 1,614,965 13%
11 Ohio 1,596,723 14%
12 Louisiana 1,538,402 33%
13 Michigan 1,524,126 15%
14 New Jersey 1,410,324 16%
15 South Carolina 1,378,016 29%
16 Alabama 1,318,916 27%
17 Tennessee 1,164,579 18%
18 Mississippi 1,139,361 38%
19 Missouri 770,576 13%
20 Indiana 694,047 11%
21 Massachusetts 616,601 9%
22 Arkansas 483,411 16%
23 Connecticut 454,117 13%
24 Wisconsin 425,755 7%
25 Kentucky 402,129 9%
26 Washington 374,029 5%
27 Arizona 373,979 6%
28 Minnesota 368,583 7%
29 Oklahoma 353,195 9%
30 District of Columbia 329,875 51%
31 Nevada 289,946 10%
32 Colorado 285,072 5%
33 Delaware 220,106 24%
34 Kansas 217,769 8%
35 Iowa 128,813 4%
36 Oregon 112,916 3%
37 Nebraska 108,592 6%
38 Rhode Island 94,825 9%
39 West Virginia 82,322 4%
40 New Mexico 67,277 3%
41 Utah 54,856 2%
42 Hawaii 51,454 4%
43 Alaska 39,339 5%
44 New Hampshire 26,883 2%
45 Maine 24,737 2%
46 South Dakota 21,119 2%
47 Idaho 20,244 1%
48 North Dakota 17,127 2%
49 Wyoming 13,306 2%
50 Vermont 10,919 2%
51 Montana 10,536 1%
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