Number of Some Other Race People in the United States

In this article, we will explore the demographic data of Some Other Race people in the United States, and look at historical data to see whether the Some Other Race population is growing or declining.

First, let's take a look at the population of Some Other Race people in the United States for the last 6 years.

Total U.S. Some Other Race Population

Population Year
16,783,914 2020
16,047,369 2019
15,789,961 2018
15,553,808 2017
15,133,856 2016
14,865,258 2015

The table above shows that between 2015 and 2020 the total Some Other Race population has increased by 1,918,656 people.

If this growth were to continue at the same rate, the total population of Some Other Race people by 2025 could be 18,702,570.

Total U.S. Some Other Race Population By State

We can also look at the data for Some Other Race people in each individual state and whether the Some Other Race population increased or decreased between 2015 and 2020.

For more details on the historical population figures for each state, click the link in the table below.

State 2015 2020 Change (%)
Alabama 61,078 74,996 22.79%
Alaska 9,273 12,231 31.90%
Arizona 430,890 492,027 14.19%
Arkansas 62,484 88,363 41.42%
California 4,974,791 5,623,747 13.04%
Colorado 224,374 233,413 4.03%
Connecticut 181,881 192,217 5.68%
Delaware 20,995 21,937 4.49%
District of Columbia 27,159 33,764 24.32%
Florida 493,202 699,596 41.85%
Georgia 279,403 306,609 9.74%
Hawaii 14,864 19,791 33.15%
Idaho 38,371 66,052 72.14%
Illinois 747,933 757,150 1.23%
Indiana 152,022 157,085 3.33%
Iowa 39,872 39,804 -0.17%
Kansas 63,183 78,857 24.81%
Kentucky 41,149 48,165 17.05%
Louisiana 47,595 72,815 52.99%
Maine 3,151 4,846 53.79%
Maryland 211,914 285,370 34.66%
Massachusetts 281,595 286,774 1.84%
Michigan 109,184 131,580 20.51%
Minnesota 82,085 118,748 44.66%
Mississippi 25,911 33,999 31.21%
Missouri 67,605 76,782 13.57%
Montana 5,460 8,142 49.12%
Nebraska 36,359 48,683 33.90%
Nevada 246,138 326,603 32.69%
New Hampshire 7,273 8,543 17.46%
New Jersey 568,215 564,662 -0.63%
New Mexico 226,850 184,680 -18.59%
New York 1,685,765 1,670,723 -0.89%
North Carolina 292,310 334,295 14.36%
North Dakota 5,859 8,875 51.48%
Ohio 97,516 129,717 33.02%
Oklahoma 98,885 109,614 10.85%
Oregon 132,667 140,247 5.71%
Pennsylvania 253,070 312,888 23.64%
Puerto Rico 431,443 608,067 40.94%
Rhode Island 61,085 59,003 -3.41%
South Carolina 73,324 102,760 40.15%
South Dakota 7,940 7,320 -7.81%
Tennessee 96,739 103,760 7.26%
Texas 1,585,866 1,788,398 12.77%
Utah 129,907 160,786 23.77%
Vermont 2,002 2,677 33.72%
Virginia 183,124 240,542 31.35%
Washington 264,432 360,578 36.36%
West Virginia 4,566 9,278 103.20%
Wisconsin 96,057 134,715 40.24%
Wyoming 11,885 9,707 -18.33%

Data Source(s)

All of the data on this page is sourced from the latest American Community Survey (ACS) 5-year estimates, from the United States Census Bureau. The latest year for the ACS is currently .

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