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Las Vegas Population by Race and Ethnicity

Las Vegas Population by Race Graph

2010 Population by Race and Ethnicity Las Vegas, NV Nevada United States
Population by Race
White 445,727 68.41% 1,899,999 71.44% 221,809,059 71.91%
Black or African American 66,952 10.28% 193,203 7.26% 37,036,996 12.01%
American Indian and Alaska Native 6,164 0.95% 44,800 1.68% 3,026,418 0.98%
Asian 45,317 6.96% 179,253 6.74% 13,906,406 4.51%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander 3,671 0.56% 16,630 0.63% 662,031 0.21%
Other 83,733 12.85% 325,820 12.25% 32,014,224 10.38%
Population by Ethnicity
Population Hispanic 182,188 27.96% 666,158 25.05% 49,511,501 16.05%
Population Non Hispanic 469,376 72.04% 1,993,547 74.95% 258,943,633 83.95%

The data for Las Vegas, NV may also contain data for the following areas: Las Vegas

Race versus Ethnicity: According to the Census, race and ethnicity are considered two separate and distinct identities. Hispanic or Latino origin is asked as a separate question and categorized under ethnicity. In addition to their race and/or races, all respondents are categorized by one of two ethnicities, which are "Hispanic" and "Non Hispanic."

Hispanic Ethnicity: According to the Census, people of Hispanic origin, were those who indicated that their origin was Mexican, Puerto Rican, Cuban, Central or South American or some other Hispanic origin. It should be noted that people of Hispanic origin may be of any race.

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