Posts Tagged ‘demographic trends’

D.C. Is Continuing to Whiten

New census estimates confirm the continuation of a demographic trend in the majority-black District: It's getting whiter.
The 2010 Census will confirm just how much whiter, but the Washington Post reports today that, between 2000 and 2008, D.C. lost about 27,000 African-American residents while 40,000 whites moved in. The city is now about 54 percent black [...]