African American Population by State

          SOURCE: U.S. Census Bureau 2012 Estimate.
      (Black only and Black in combination with one or more races)
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  Black PopulationPercent Black
1New York3,690,41719%
2Texas3,409,91713%
3Florida3,408,78818%
4Georgia3,200,75532%
5California2,916,1668%
6North Carolina2,258,70023%
7Illinois2,012,09316%
8Maryland1,854,70532%
9Virginia1,720,83421%
10Pennsylvania1,595,74913%
11Ohio1,581,08514%
12Louisiana1,527,71133%
13Michigan1,525,56115%
14New Jersey1,396,93816%
15South Carolina1,366,61529%
16Alabama1,312,79527%
17Tennessee1,152,73718%
18Mississippi1,135,32238%
19Missouri763,96613%
20Indiana683,75610%
21Massachusetts598,7309%
22Arkansas480,53416%
23Connecticut446,00912%
24Wisconsin421,3807%
25Kentucky395,8929%
26Washington362,0005%
27Arizona361,9466%
28Oklahoma356,2377%
29Minnesota346,9719%
30District of Columbia326,17852%
31Nevada282,48210%
32Colorado277,4845%
33Delaware216,66424%
34Kansas215,6467%
35Iowa123,2604%
36Nebraska110,6083%
37Oregon106,1466%
38Rhode Island93,1779%
39West Virginia80,8924%
40New Mexico66,0143%
41Utah52,7152%
42Hawaii48,5323%
43Alaska38,0545%
44New Hampshire25,6162%
45Maine24,0492%
46Idaho19,0881%
47South Dakota19,0152%
48North Dakota14,1332%
49Wyoming11,4942%
50Vermont10,3172%
51Montana10,1361%
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