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Old 01-21-2009, 06:13 PM
 
Location: STL
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City
(White, Black, Hispanic) in percent based on 2000 census.
Metro Population

New York City: 35, 27, 27 22,012,095
Los Angeles: 30, 11, 47 17,775,984
Chicago: 31, 37, 26 9,725,317
Washington: 28, 60, 8 8,222,071
Atlanta: 31, 61, 5 5,267,740
Boston: 50, 25, 14 7,464,940
Dallas: 35, 26, 36 6,171,301
Denver: 52, 11, 32 2,927,911
Detroit: 11, 82, 5 5,409,834
Miami: 12, 22, 66 5,463,857
Minneapolis: 63, 18, 8 3,502,891
Philadelphia: 43, 43, 9 6,372,799
Phoenix: 56, 5, 34 3,865,077
Cleveland: 39, 51, 7 2,931,774
Houston: 31, 25, 37 5,380,661
Seattle: 68, 8, 5 3,919,624
Pittsburgh: 67, 27, 1 2,478,883
St. Louis: 42, 51, 3 2,865,205
Tampa: 51, 26, 19 2,697,731
San Francisco: 44, 8, 14 7,228,948
Baltimore: 31, 64, 2 822,071
Cincinnati: 53, 43, 1 2,135,593
Kansas City: 58, 31, 7 2,034,796
San Diego: 49, 8, 25 2,941,454
Milwaukee: 45, 37, 12 1,706,677
Charlotte: 55, 33, 7 2,124,013
Indianapolis: 68, 26, 4 1,984,644
New Orleans: 27, 67, 3 987,430
Buffalo: 52, 37, 8 1,230,213
Nashville: 64, 27, 5 1,533,506
Oakland: 24, 36, 22 7,228,948
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Old 01-21-2009, 06:19 PM
 
Location: Back home in Kaguawagpjpa.
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okay...
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Old 01-21-2009, 07:32 PM
 
Location: Teaneck, NJ
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ehh I would say Dallas is the most diverse ON THAT LIST, Chicago and NYC as runner-ups

But overall... I think Jersey City is the most diverse big city in the country
Jersey City,

Black- 28%
Hispanic- 28%
White- 24%
Other race- 15%
Asian- 15%
Two or more races- 6%
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Old 01-21-2009, 08:11 PM
 
Location: moving again
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Washington doesn't have 8 million without Baltimore and yet Baltimore gets its own spot while DC keeps Baltimore's population too? uh what?

plus, Baltimore's metro is not 822k and i don't think its hispanic population is 2 percent. put that 2 where it's supposed to be, and you have 2,822,071 as the metro population and you didn't include Baltimore's Hispanic population at all
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Old 01-21-2009, 08:14 PM
Status: "60th anniversary of the polio vaccine! Hail to Pitt!" (set 8 days ago)
 
Location: Foot of the Rockies
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The stats seem to be based on the city population, while the population listed is the metro. That is the case with Denver, anyway.
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Old 01-21-2009, 08:33 PM
 
Location: Brooklyn
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Hasn't this been done before (he asked, knowing perfectly well that it's been covered more than once)?
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Old 01-21-2009, 09:05 PM
 
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The stats seem to be based on the city population, while the population listed is the metro. That is the case with Denver, anyway.
That's exactly what it looks like. The OP didn't explain it very well.
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Old 01-21-2009, 09:39 PM
 
Location: STL
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Originally Posted by Billiam View Post
Washington doesn't have 8 million without Baltimore and yet Baltimore gets its own spot while DC keeps Baltimore's population too? uh what?

plus, Baltimore's metro is not 822k and i don't think its hispanic population is 2 percent. put that 2 where it's supposed to be, and you have 2,822,071 as the metro population and you didn't include Baltimore's Hispanic population at all
Oh, my bad. Baltimore's metro said 822,000, that was a typo, it should have read 8 million. Thanks for pointing that out.
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Old 01-21-2009, 09:41 PM
 
Location: STL
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Originally Posted by Katiana View Post
The stats seem to be based on the city population, while the population listed is the metro. That is the case with Denver, anyway.
Correct. Sorry, I should have made that more clear on the description.
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Old 01-21-2009, 09:53 PM
Status: "60th anniversary of the polio vaccine! Hail to Pitt!" (set 8 days ago)
 
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Here are the stats for metro Denver:

Metro Denver’s Ethnic/Minority Population Continues to Grow

"The ethnic/minority population comprises 31.6 percent of Metro Denver’s population, with continued growth forecasted during the next decade. The Hispanic population is Metro Denver's largest minority group comprising 21 percent of the population in 2006."
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