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Meridian Population by Race and Ethnicity

Meridian Population by Race Graph

2010 Population by Race and Ethnicity Meridian, ID Idaho United States
Population by Race
White 54,478 92.23% 1,399,992 90.00% 221,809,059 71.91%
Black or African American 531 0.90% 9,682 0.62% 37,036,996 12.01%
American Indian and Alaska Native 730 1.24% 36,498 2.35% 3,026,418 0.98%
Asian 1,161 1.97% 21,116 1.36% 13,906,406 4.51%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander 144 0.24% 2,687 0.17% 662,031 0.21%
Other 2,025 3.43% 85,534 5.50% 32,014,224 10.38%
Population by Ethnicity
Population Hispanic 3,609 6.11% 166,904 10.73% 49,511,501 16.05%
Population Non Hispanic 55,460 93.89% 1,388,605 89.27% 258,943,633 83.95%

The data for Meridian, ID may also contain data for the following areas: Meridian

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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