10 Cities with Highest Percentage of Blacks or African Americans
|City 2000||%||City 2010||%|
|Gary, Ind.||84.0||Detroit, Mich.||82.7|
|Detroit, Mich.||81.6||Jackson, Miss.||79.4|
|Birmingham, Ala.||73.5||Miami Gardens, Fla.||76.3|
|Jackson, Miss.||70.6||Birmingham, Ala.||73.4|
|New Orleans, La.||67.0||Baltimore, Md.||63.7|
|Baltimore, Md.||64.3||Memphis, Tenn.||63.3|
|Atlanta, Ga.||61.4||New Orleans, La.||60.2|
|Memphis, Tenn.||61.4||Flint, Mich.||56.6|
|Washington, DC||60.0||Montgomery, Ala.||56.6|
|Richmond, Va.||57.2||Savannah, Ga.||55.4|
*Cities with 100,000 people or more.
Source: U.S. Census Bureau, Census 2000; The Black Population: 2010.
|Black or African-American Population for the United States by Region, 2002||Population/Demographics||Selected Characteristics of the U.S. Arab Population, 2000|
Black or African-American Population for the United States by Region, 2002 Population/Demographics Selected Characteristics of the U.S. Arab Population, 2000