African American Population by State

          SOURCE: U.S. Census Bureau 2014 Estimate…
      (Black only and Black in combination with one or more races)
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    Black Population Percent Black
1 New York 3,765,770 19%
2 Texas 3,580,567 13%
3 Florida 3,559,668 18%
4 Georgia 3,302,269 33%
5 California 2,965,376 8%
6 North Carolina 2,317,007 23%
7 Illinois 2,010,507 16%
8 Maryland 1,903,068 32%
9 Virginia 1,756,757 21%
10 Pennsylvania 1,635,079 13%
11 Ohio 1,615,564 14%
12 Louisiana 1,550,575 33%
13 Michigan 1,527,259 15%
14 New Jersey 1,427,225 16%
15 South Carolina 1,391,305 29%
16 Alabama 1,329,356 27%
17 Tennessee 1,179,277 18%
18 Mississippi 1,143,789 38%
19 Missouri 777,418 13%
20 Indiana 703,925 11%
21 Massachusetts 639,843 9%
22 Arkansas 486,414 16%
23 Connecticut 461,437 13%
24 Wisconsin 430,387 7%
25 Kentucky 408,684 9%
26 Arizona 388,585 6%
27 Washington 386,462 5%
28 Minnesota 382,774 7%
29 Oklahoma 358,577 9%
30 District of Columbia 333,526 51%
31 Nevada 299,942 11%
32 Colorado 295,119 6%
33 Delaware 223,770 24%
34 Kansas 220,530 8%
35 Iowa 134,833 4%
36 Oregon 116,374 3%
37 Nebraska 111,310 6%
38 Rhode Island 98,162 9%
39 West Virginia 83,321 5%
40 New Mexico 68,449 3%
41 Utah 57,142 2%
42 Hawaii 53,775 4%
43 Alaska 39,863 5%
44 New Hampshire 27,543 2%
45 Maine 26,123 2%
46 South Dakota 21,583 3%
47 Idaho 21,278 1%
48 North Dakota 19,906 3%
49 Wyoming 12,360 2%
50 Vermont 11,415 2%
51 Montana 11,002 1%