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More big cities are gaining white population, census data show

October 1, 2015, William H. Frey

The recent release of the Census Bureau’s American Community Survey data showed a surprisingly pervasive pattern of white population gains in the nation’s largest cities. This counters decades of white losses for many individual cities, and a two decade loss of whites for the combined populations of the nation’s 50 largest cities.

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