How segregated is your community? This map shows America's changing landscape

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Published Aug. 12, 2021

The United States is much diverse and has much radical than ever before, with overmuch of the maturation occurring successful and astir metropolitan areas, according to the 2020 census. By plotting the colonisation onto a representation of the state according to density and group, it’s imaginable to get a bird’s-eye presumption of wherever we unrecorded and however we identify.

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White Black Hispanic Asian Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander American Indian/Alaskan Native Everyone else 1 dot = 150 people

White Black Hispanic Asian Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander American Indian/Alaskan Native Everyone else 1 dot = 150 people

Notes: Dots are placed randomly wrong each census tract — tiny geographic areas that typically incorporate betwixt 1,200 to 8,000 radical — to correspond colonisation density and radical makeup. The dots bash not correspond nonstop locations of anybody. For the 2020 census, radical could place some arsenic a race, specified arsenic “White” oregon “Black,” and arsenic Hispanic oregon Latino. In this map, the dots representing a contention bash not see radical who besides identified arsenic Hispanic oregon Latino; they are counted successful the “Hispanic” category. “Everyone else” includes radical who identified arsenic different contention oregon arsenic 2 oregon much races. Dots person been placed successful each tract for each 150, 300 oregon 900 radical successful each group, depending the map’s zoom level. Groups beneath the existent people-per-dot threshold are not represented.

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