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Syracuse Population by Race and Ethnicity

Syracuse Population by Race Graph

2012 Population by Race and Ethnicity Syracuse, NY New York United States
Population by Race
White Population 53.76% 64.67% 71.71%
Black or African American Population 30.8% 16.06% 12.86%
American Indian and Alaska Native Population 1.18% 0.57% 0.96%
Asian Population 5.92% 7.92% 5.3%
Multi-racial Population 5.47% 3.31% 3.13%
Other Population 2.86% 7.47% 6.05%
Population by Ethnicity
Population Hispanic 9.1% 18.73% 16.91%
Population Non Hispanic 90.9% 81.27% 83.09%

The data for Syracuse, NY may also contain data for the following areas: Syracuse

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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