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Percentage of People of Color STLMSA

Facts and Trends Reflecting the St. Louis Region

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Percentage of People of Color in the
St. Louis Metropolitan Region: 1970 - 2010


PolicyLink, a national research and action institute, recently produced this time-lapsed series of maps projecting how America would evolve through 2040 as the population of people of color expands and moves.

In St. Louis, there are many unknown factors that may influence change at the metropolitan level over the next 30 years. However, we do know how this population demographic has evolved over the past 40 years across the region, as shown in this series of maps. (You may also view this in QuickTime, or download it as a PowerPoint).