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Population

TOTAL POPULATION BY RACE (2010 U.S. Census)
White
47.5%
1,656,415
Black or African American
16.5%
575,190
Hispanic
20.6%
718,955
American Indian and Alaska Native
0.3%
11,278
Asian
7.9%
276,881
Native Hawaiian/Other Pacific Islander
0.0%
1,022
Other
7.1%
247,167

SIGNIFICANT DEMOGRAPHIC CHANGES
Population Group
2000
2010
Percent Change
White
1,726,854
1,656,415
-4.1%
Black
564,583
575,190
1.9%
Asian
200,688
276,881
38%
Hispanic
558,858
718,955
28.6%