African American Population by State

          SOURCE: U.S. Census Bureau 2018 Estimate…
      (Black only and Black in combination with one or more races)
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RankStateBlack PopulationPercent Black
1Texas3,936,66914%
2 Florida 3,867,49518%
3New York3,763,97719%
4Georgia3,549,34934%
5California3,024,2088%
6North Carolina2,448,07724%
7Illinois1,991,10716%
8Maryland1,972,27033%
9Virginia1,825,22821%
10Pennsylvania1,705,70513%
11Ohio1,692,39014%
12Louisiana1,571,52934%
13Michigan1,540,61215%
14New Jersey1,455,61516%
15South Carolina1,438,99728%
16Alabama1,352,90628%
17Tennessee1,227,26018%
18Mississippi1,152,26139%
19Missouri797,00513%
20Indiana742,86811%
21Massachusetts716,14810%
22Arkansas499,36417%
23Connecticut482,57714%
24Minnesota452,4378%
25 Wisconsin 448,5928%
26Arizona446,4596%
27 Washington 428,7336%
28Kentucky428,73310%
29Oklahoma373,3349%
30Nevada356,41612%
31District of Columbia338,37348%
32Colorado326,0816%
33Delaware239,72725%
34Kansas221,6478%
35Iowa158,1455%
36Oregon135,4293%
37Nebraska120,9166%
38Rhode Island107,36110%
39West Virginia83,6865%
40New Mexico70,6533%
41Utah66,9892%
42Hawaii51,0314%
43Alaska39,9505%
44New Hampshire32,4812%
45North Dakota30,9654%
46Maine29,9232%
47South Dakota27,6973%
48Idaho25,2671%
49Vermont12,9362%
50Montana12,0071%
51Wyoming11,3062%