N.J. is America’s 6th least white state

N.J. is America’s 6th least white state

Census data is finally coming in, Save Jerseyans, and New Jersey is America’s 6th least white state.

New Jersey’s population was 51.9% non-Hispanic white as of 2020. The next three primary census designations were, by percentage, 21.6% Hispanic, 12.4% African American, and 10.2% Asian.

It’s a significant change since 2011 when 58.9% of the state was white.

The least white state in the continental United States is California (34.7% white).