Source: William H.

Frey analysis of 1990, 2000, and 2010 Censuses

Largest Metros (Total Population of 500,000 or more): Black White Segregation Indices sorted by 2010 Seg
Black-White
Rank
(2010)
1
2
3
4
5
6
7
8
9
10
11
12
13
14
15
16
17
18
19
20
21
22
23
24
25
26
27
28
29
30
31
32
33
34
35
36
37
38
39
40
41
42
43
44
45
46

Name

Milwaukee-Waukesha-West
Allis, WI Island, NYNew
York-Northern New Jersey-Long
NJ-PA
Chicago-Naperville-Joliet, IL-IN-WI
Detroit-Warren-Livonia, MI
Cleveland-Elyria-Mentor, OH
Buffalo-Niagara Falls, NY
St. Louis, MO-IL
Cincinnati-Middletown, OH-KY-IN
Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington, PA-NJ-DE-MD
Los Angeles-Long Beach-Santa Ana, CA
Syracuse, NY
Bridgeport-Stamford-Norwalk, CT
Youngstown-Warren-Boardman, OH-PA
Dayton, OH
Indianapolis-Carmel, IN
Birmingham-Hoover, AL
Pittsburgh, PA
Harrisburg-Carlisle, PA
Baltimore-Towson, MD
Toledo, OH
Rochester, NY
Springfield, MA
Miami-Fort Lauderdale-Pompano Beach, FL
Hartford-West Hartford-East Hartford, CT
Chattanooga, TN-GA
Grand Rapids-Wyoming, MI
Boston-Cambridge-Quincy, MA-NH
New Orleans-Metairie-Kenner, LA
New Haven-Milford, CT
Memphis, TN-MS-AR
Denver-Aurora, CO
Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, DC-VA-MD-WV
Columbus, OH
San Francisco-Oakland-Fremont, CA
Cape Coral-Fort Myers, FL
Houston-Sugar Land-Baytown, TX
Albany-Schenectady-Troy, NY
Omaha-Council Bluffs, NE-IA
Kansas City, MO-KS
Akron, OH
Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Marietta, GA
Little Rock-North Little Rock-Conway, AR
Louisville/Jefferson County, KY-IN
Wichita, KS
Baton Rouge, LA
Sacramento--Arden-Arcade--Roseville, CA

2000
83.3
80.2
81.2
85.7
78.2
78.0
74.1
73.7
71.0
70.0
71.4
69.6
72.7
73.0
72.1
69.1
68.9
71.1
68.2
71.2
67.9
67.2
69.2
66.4
69.3
66.7
67.6
69.2
66.7
65.8
64.2
63.8
63.4
65.7
69.4
65.7
62.4
67.3
70.9
66.0
64.3
61.3
63.8
60.5
60.2
57.9

2010
81.5
78.0
76.4
75.3
74.1
73.2
72.3
69.4
68.4
67.8
67.8
67.5
67.5
66.4
66.4
65.8
65.8
65.7
65.4
65.3
65.3
65.3
64.8
64.8
64.6
64.3
64.0
63.9
63.7
62.6
62.6
62.3
62.2
62.0
61.6
61.4
61.3
61.3
61.2
59.7
59.0
58.8
58.1
58.0
57.5
56.9

2010
Change
20002010
-1.8
-2.2
-4.8
-10.4
-4.0
-4.8
-1.8
-4.3
-2.6
-2.1
-3.6
-2.1
-5.2
-6.6
-5.7
-3.3
-3.2
-5.4
-2.8
-5.8
-2.5
-1.9
-4.3
-1.7
-4.8
-2.4
-3.5
-5.3
-3.0
-3.2
-1.6
-1.5
-1.2
-3.7
-7.8
-4.2
-1.0
-6.0
-9.7
-6.3
-5.3
-2.5
-5.7
-2.5
-2.7
-1.0

Total
Population

1,555,908
18,897,109
9,461,105
4,296,250
2,077,240
1,135,509
2,812,896
2,130,151
5,965,343
12,828,837
662,577
916,829
565,773
841,502
1,756,241
1,128,047
2,356,285
549,475
2,710,489
651,429
1,054,323
692,942
5,564,635
1,212,381
528,143
774,160
4,552,402
1,167,764
862,477
1,316,100
2,487,593
5,582,170
1,836,536
4,335,391
618,754
5,946,800
870,716
865,350
2,035,334
703,200
5,268,860
699,757
1,283,566
623,061
802,484
2,149,127

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48
49
50
51
52
53
54
55
56
57
58
59
60
61
62
63
64
65
66
67
68
69
70
71
72
73
74
75
76
77
78
79
80
81
82
83
84
85
86
87
88
89
90
91
92
93
94
95
96
97
98
99
100

Tulsa, OK
Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington, TX
Nashville-Davidson--Murfreesboro--Franklin, TN
Tampa-St. Petersburg-Clearwater, FL
Jackson, MS
Bradenton-Sarasota-Venice, FL
Greensboro-High Point, NC
Knoxville, TN
Lancaster, PA
Charlotte-Gastonia-Concord, NC-SC
Providence-New Bedford-Fall River, RI-MA
Scranton--Wilkes-Barre, PA
Jacksonville, FL
Minneapolis-St. Paul-Bloomington, MN-WI
Worcester, MA
Bakersfield, CA
Richmond, VA
Portland-South Portland-Biddeford, ME
Fresno, CA
Des Moines-West Des Moines, IA
Oklahoma City, OK
San Diego-Carlsbad-San Marcos, CA
Orlando-Kissimmee, FL
Austin-Round Rock, TX
Madison, WI
Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue, WA
San Antonio, TX
Columbia, SC
Durham, NC
Virginia Beach-Norfolk-Newport News, VA-NC
Poughkeepsie-Newburgh-Middletown, NY
Allentown-Bethlehem-Easton, PA-NJ
Palm Bay-Melbourne-Titusville, FL
Stockton, CA
Portland-Vancouver-Beaverton, OR-WA
Riverside-San Bernardino-Ontario, CA
Augusta-Richmond County, GA-SC
Lakeland-Winter Haven, FL
Greenville-Mauldin-Easley, SC
Phoenix-Mesa-Scottsdale, AZ
Raleigh-Cary, NC
Charleston-North Charleston-Summerville, SC
San Jose-Sunnyvale-Santa Clara, CA
McAllen-Edinburg-Mission, TX
Oxnard-Thousand Oaks-Ventura, CA
Colorado Springs, CO
Salt Lake City, UT
Las Vegas-Paradise, NV
Honolulu, HI
Tucson, AZ
Modesto, CA
Ogden-Clearfield, UT
Albuquerque, NM
El Paso, TX

58.3
59.8
58.1
64.6
57.5
67.4
53.8
57.2
60.4
54.2
57.2
59.7
53.9
60.1
52.6
52.0
53.6
42.6
53.1
58.6
55.3
55.5
55.9
52.1
49.9
52.4
52.8
48.1
46.7
46.5
52.7
51.7
48.9
55.1
51.8
46.8
44.2
52.3
46.3
45.1
40.8
44.2
41.6
48.8
48.9
43.3
38.1
40.4
41.4
39.8
34.5
42.0
32.0
36.2

56.6
56.6
56.2
56.2
56.0
55.2
54.7
54.1
54.0
53.8
53.5
53.2
53.1
52.9
52.6
52.6
52.4
52.2
51.7
51.6
51.4
51.2
50.7
50.1
49.6
49.1
49.0
48.8
48.1
47.8
47.7
47.2
47.2
46.9
46.0
45.7
45.2
43.9
43.6
43.6
42.1
41.5
40.9
40.7
39.9
39.3
39.3
37.6
36.9
36.9
32.7
32.0
30.9
30.7

-1.7
-3.2
-1.9
-8.4
-1.5
-12.3
0.9
-3.1
-6.3
-0.4
-3.8
-6.5
-0.8
-7.2
0.0
0.6
-1.2
9.6
-1.4
-7.0
-4.0
-4.3
-5.2
-2.1
-0.3
-3.3
-3.8
0.7
1.3
1.2
-5.0
-4.5
-1.8
-8.2
-5.9
-1.1
1.1
-8.4
-2.6
-1.5
1.3
-2.7
-0.7
-8.1
-9.0
-4.0
1.2
-2.8
-4.5
-2.9
-1.8
-10.0
-1.1
-5.5

937,478
6,371,773
1,589,934
2,783,243
539,057
702,281
723,801
698,030
519,445
1,758,038
1,600,852
563,631
1,345,596
3,279,833
798,552
839,631
1,258,251
514,098
930,450
569,633
1,252,987
3,095,313
2,134,411
1,716,289
568,593
3,439,809
2,142,508
767,598
504,357
1,671,683
670,301
821,173
543,376
685,306
2,226,009
4,224,851
556,877
602,095
636,986
4,192,887
1,130,490
664,607
1,836,911
774,769
823,318
645,613
1,124,197
1,951,269
953,207
980,263
514,453
547,184
887,077
800,647

101
102

Boise City-Nampa, ID
Provo-Orem, UT

26.8
29.4

30.2
21.9

3.4
-7.5

616,561
526,810

tion Indices sorted by 2010 Segregation