• Racial & Ethnic Diversity of Counties


    Demographics / Race and Ethnicity

    The demographic portrait of the seven-county Pittsburgh region’s population is becoming less white and more diverse, according to the latest U.S. Census Bureau estimates. From 2011 to 2016, Allegheny County’s Asian population increased 24.5 percent to 45,921 residents, and the county’s Hispanic population grew 22.9 percent to 24,889 people. Conversely, Allegheny County’s African American population... More


  • Racial & Ethnic Diversity of Regions


    Demographics / Race and Ethnicity

    Race and ethnicity patterns in the United States are significantly impacted by migration flows. Historically low migration rates into the Pittsburgh region have resulted in low overall diversity rates and an extremely small Hispanic community. The Pittsburgh Metropolitan Statistical Area is much less racially and ethnically diverse than its benchmark peers. According to the latest... More