Florida Black Population By County, 2018
Updated on December 2, 2021.

According to the US Census Bureau estimates, 3,603,310 (16.95%) of the 21,254,926 Florida population in 2018 identified as Black or African American alone.

In the map below, we show the specific number of Blacks or African Americans per county in Florida. We also show the percentage of the population of each county that are African American and the gender percentages of the African American population when you interact with the map.

Broward County had the highest number of African Americans (585,660), and African Americans constituted 30.06% of the county's population. Other counties with high number of African Americans include: Miami-Dade County (488,946) - 18.04% of the county's population, and Orange County (315,496) - 22.8% of the county's population.

The data can also be found in the table below. You can use the table to sort, filter, and explore the data further.

Hover/Click on the counties to see the values.
Florida Black Population By County, 2018
See also population estimate for other years:
Table of Florida's Black Population by County in 2018
Black Population
% Black
Alachua 55,777 20.72%
Baker 3,966 13.97%
Bay 22,060 11.83%
Bradford 5,540 19.96%
Brevard 64,142 10.78%
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