African American Population by State

          SOURCE: U.S. Census Bureau 2017 Estimate…
      (Black only and Black in combination with one or more races)
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RankStateBlack PopulationPercent Black
1Texas3,844,68114%
2New York3,824,64219%
3Florida3,803,88018%
4Georgia3,495,25834%
5California3,011,0218%
6North Carolina2,415,82424%
7Illinois1,999,83116%
8Maryland1,965,41332%
9Virginia1,810,16021%
10Pennsylvania1,687,92713%
11Ohio1,672,82214%
12Louisiana1,572,57334%
13Michigan1,536,78515%
14New Jersey1,463,16616%
15South Carolina1,428,79628%
16Alabama1,348,68128%
17Tennessee1,217,54418%
18Mississippi1,149,34139%
19Missouri793,13613%
20Indiana731,03011%
21Massachusetts697,26610%
22Arkansas497,08217%
23Connecticut478,64013%
24Wisconsin442,9788%
25Minnesota434,9508%
26Arizona428,5746%
27Kentucky423,80510%
28Washington422,6326%
29Oklahoma370,6729%
30Nevada343,02411%
31District of Columbia338,62349%
32Colorado317,3196%
33Delaware236,43825%
34Kansas221,6658%
35Iowa152,3525%
36Oregon130,8423%
37Nebraska118,2686%
38Rhode Island105,93410%
39West Virginia82,9635%
40New Mexico69,3053%
41Utah63,4842%
42Hawaii50,9784%
43Alaska39,4765%
44New Hampshire30,0362%
45Maine28,8572%
46North Dakota28,6314%
47South Dakota24,9093%
48Idaho23,9961%
49Vermont12,5132%
50Montana11,7021%
51Wyoming11,0452%