Updated on June 22, 2021.

The US Census Bureau estimated that there were was the state with the highest number of Black or African Americans ( ( (

Hover over the states to see the number and percentage of the black population for each state. The data can also be found in a table below. You can use the table to sort, filter, and explore the data further. You can also find links to the county level population for each state below.

See also Population estimate for other years:
Table of Black Population in the United States by State