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Massachusetts Historical Race Data


ACS 2010-2014 data

Total population: 6,657,291

White:5,326,774 (80.01%, see rank)
Black:465,792 (7.00%, see rank)
Hispanic:681,824 (10.24%, see rank)
Asian:384,642 (5.78%, see rank)
Native (American Indian, Alaska Native, Hawaiian Native, etc.):15,287 (0.23%, see rank)
One Race, Other:274,529 (4.12%, see rank)
Two or More Races:190,267 (2.86%, see rank)

Hispanic Population
Mexican:40,534 (5.94%, see rank)
Puerto Rican:284,565 (41.74%, see rank)
Cuban:12,729 (1.87%, see rank)
Central American:117,224 (17.19%, see rank)
South American:67,918 (9.96%, see rank)

Asian Population
Indian:82,078 (21.34%, see rank)
Chinese:141,655 (36.83%, see rank)
Filipino:11,533 (3.00%, see rank)
Japanese:9,863 (2.56%, see rank)
Korean:25,492 (6.63%, see rank)
Vietnamese:45,869 (11.93%, see rank)
Asian, Other:68,152 (17.72%, see rank)

US Census 2010 data

Total population: 6,547,629

White:5,265,236 (80.41%, see rank)
Black:434,398 (6.63%, see rank)
Hispanic:627,654 (9.59%, see rank)
Asian:349,768 (5.34%, see rank)
Native (American Indian, Alaska Native, Hawaiian Native, etc.):21,073 (0.32%, see rank)
One Race, Other:305,151 (4.66%, see rank)
Two or More Races:172,003 (2.63%, see rank)

Hispanic Population
Mexican:38,379 (6.11%, see rank)
Puerto Rican:266,125 (42.40%, see rank)
Cuban:11,306 (1.80%, see rank)
Central American:96,958 (15.45%, see rank)
South American:54,398 (8.67%, see rank)

Asian Population
Indian:77,177 (22.07%, see rank)
Chinese:122,666 (35.07%, see rank)
Filipino:12,309 (3.52%, see rank)
Japanese:9,224 (2.64%, see rank)
Korean:24,110 (6.89%, see rank)
Vietnamese:42,915 (12.27%, see rank)
Asian, Other:54,024 (15.45%, see rank)

ACS 2008-2012 data

Total population: 6,560,595

White:5,310,948 (80.95%, see rank)
Black:446,347 (6.80%, see rank)
Hispanic:630,406 (9.61%, see rank)
Asian:357,354 (5.45%, see rank)
Native (American Indian, Alaska Native, Hawaiian Native, etc.):14,484 (0.22%, see rank)
One Race, Other:263,643 (4.02%, see rank)
Two or More Races:167,819 (2.56%, see rank)

Hispanic Population
Mexican:39,131 (6.21%, see rank)
Puerto Rican:266,124 (42.21%, see rank)
Cuban:11,226 (1.78%, see rank)
Central American:109,303 (17.34%, see rank)
South American:62,423 (9.90%, see rank)

Asian Population
Indian:74,520 (20.85%, see rank)
Chinese:129,975 (36.37%, see rank)
Filipino:12,063 (3.38%, see rank)
Japanese:9,038 (2.53%, see rank)
Korean:24,158 (6.76%, see rank)
Vietnamese:45,031 (12.60%, see rank)
Asian, Other:62,569 (17.51%, see rank)

ACS 2006-2010 data

Total population: 6,477,096

White:5,289,078 (81.66%, see rank)
Black:422,303 (6.52%, see rank)
Hispanic:584,975 (9.03%, see rank)
Asian:335,906 (5.19%, see rank)
Native (American Indian, Alaska Native, Hawaiian Native, etc.):14,865 (0.23%, see rank)
One Race, Other:270,865 (4.18%, see rank)
Two or More Races:144,079 (2.22%, see rank)

Hispanic Population
Mexican:39,315 (6.72%, see rank)
Puerto Rican:253,668 (43.36%, see rank)
Cuban:10,267 (1.76%, see rank)
Central American:94,906 (16.22%, see rank)
South American:55,836 (9.55%, see rank)

Asian Population
Indian:68,956 (20.53%, see rank)
Chinese:123,561 (36.78%, see rank)
Filipino:13,247 (3.94%, see rank)
Japanese:9,037 (2.69%, see rank)
Korean:22,202 (6.61%, see rank)
Vietnamese:42,919 (12.78%, see rank)
Asian, Other:55,984 (16.67%, see rank)

ACS 2005-2009 data

Total population: 6,511,176

White:5,390,474 (82.79%, see rank)
Black:399,224 (6.13%, see rank)
Hispanic:543,149 (8.34%, see rank)
Asian:312,147 (4.79%, see rank)
Native (American Indian, Alaska Native, Hawaiian Native, etc.):15,157 (0.23%, see rank)
One Race, Other:271,040 (4.16%, see rank)
Two or More Races:123,134 (1.89%, see rank)

Hispanic Population
Mexican:36,389 (6.70%, see rank)
Puerto Rican:238,346 (43.88%, see rank)
Cuban:9,342 (1.72%, see rank)
Central American:84,666 (15.59%, see rank)
South American:52,613 (9.69%, see rank)

Asian Population
Indian:63,781 (20.43%, see rank)
Chinese:113,568 (36.38%, see rank)
Filipino:12,297 (3.94%, see rank)
Japanese:8,922 (2.86%, see rank)
Korean:20,498 (6.57%, see rank)
Vietnamese:42,573 (13.64%, see rank)
Asian, Other:50,508 (16.18%, see rank)

US Census 2000 data

Total population: 6,349,097

White:5,367,286 (84.54%, see rank)
Black:343,454 (5.41%, see rank)
Hispanic:428,729 (6.75%, see rank)
Asian:238,124 (3.75%, see rank)
Native (American Indian, Alaska Native, Hawaiian Native, etc.):17,504 (0.28%, see rank)
One Race, Other:236,724 (3.73%, see rank)
Two or More Races:146,005 (2.30%, see rank)

Hispanic Population
Mexican:22,288 (5.20%, see rank)
Puerto Rican:199,207 (46.46%, see rank)
Cuban:8,867 (2.07%, see rank)
Central American:38,317 (8.94%, see rank)
South American:28,036 (6.54%, see rank)

Asian Population
Indian:43,801 (18.39%, see rank)
Chinese:84,392 (35.44%, see rank)
Filipino:8,273 (3.47%, see rank)
Japanese:10,539 (4.43%, see rank)
Korean:17,369 (7.29%, see rank)
Vietnamese:33,962 (14.26%, see rank)
Asian, Other:39,788 (16.71%, see rank)

* ACS stands for U.S. Census American Community Survey. According to the U.S. Census, if the date is a range, you can interpret the data as an average of the period of time.

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