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Top 25 US jurisdictions by Black or African American population

2000

Top 25 US jurisdictions by Black or African American alone population, 2000
Rank Jurisdiction Population
1 Cook County, IL 1,405,361
2 Los Angelos County, CA 930,957
3 Kings County, NY 898,350
4 Wayne County, MI 868,992
5 Philadelphia County, PA 655,824
6 Harris County, TX 628,619
7 Prince George's County, MD 502,550
8 Bronx County, NY 475,007
9 Miami-Dade County, FL 457,214
10 Dallas County, TX 450,557
11 Queens County, NY 446,189
12 Shelby County, TN 435,824
13 Cuyahoga County, OH 382,634
14 Fulton County, GA 363,656
15 DeKalb County, GA 361,111
16 Broward County, FL 333,304
17 Essex County, NJ 327,324
18 Orleans Parish, LA 325947
19 New York County, NY 267,302
20 Jefferson County, AL 260,608
21 Milwaukee County, WI 231,157
22 Duval County, FL 216,780
23 Alameda County, CA 215,598
24 Marion County, IN 207,964
25 Hamilton County, OH 198,061
46 Montgomery County, MD 132,256

Source: U.S. Bureau of the Census, 2000 Census, SF1. Montgomery County Department of Park and Planning, Research and Technology Center, June 2002.