Census Bureau: 5.2% of people in Silverton identified as multi-racial in 2017


Of the 4,757 citizens living in Silverton in 2017, 94.8% said they were only one race while 5.2% said they were two or more races, according to U.S. Census Bureau data obtained on Aug. 2 by the Ohio Business Daily.

Of those who said they were one race, the majority identified as african american.

An agency of the U.S. Federal Statistical System, the Census Bureau is responsible for compiling statistical facts about the American people, places and economy. Data for this story was compiled from the bureau’s American Community Survey. Information from the survey helps to determine how federal and state funds are distributed.

Statistical data for 2018 will be released later this year.

Racial makeup of citizens in Silverton
Estimated Total
Percent of Total Population
White
1,984
41.7%
African American
2,508
52.7%
Asian
17
0.4%
Source: US Census Bureau

Want to get notified whenever we write about Village of Silverton ?

Sign-up Next time we write about Village of Silverton, we'll email you a link to the story. You may edit your settings or unsubscribe at any time.

Organizations in this Story

Village of Silverton

More News

Metro Business Network