Fifty years after the U.
Supreme Court struck down laws against interracial marriage, interracial couples are more common than ever before—especially in cities. Overall, there has been a dramatic increase in interracial marriage.
In10 percent of all married Americans were married to someone of a different race or ethnicity. Seventeen percent of all weddings performed in were interracial, up Hotwives in Seattle 7 percent in In cities, those figures are even higher.
In18 percent of new marriages in metropolitan areas were interracial, compared with 11 percent Married hispanic or white woman newlyweds outside of metropolitan areas.
Intermarriage is rarest in metro areas in southern states Alabama, Louisiana, Georgia and the Carolinasas well as two metro areas in Pennsylvania. Jackson, Mississippi, and Asheville, North Carolina, tie at 3 percent hispanif the lowest share of intermarried newlyweds. Intermarriage is increasingly common in part due to changing attitudes singles in chicago suburbs race, and in part to the growing Married hispanic or white woman of Asian-American and Hispanic people in the United States.
Virginia ruling barred states from outlawing Married hispanic or white woman marriage. Although 11 percent of white newlyweds are now married to someone of a different race or ethnicity, white people are still the least likely of all major racial or ethnic groups to intermarry.
Wwoman newlyweds, meanwhile, have seen the most dramatic increases of any group, from 5 percent in to fantastic massage salt lake percent today.
The interactive map accompanying the report shows the huge variation in intermarriage rates across the U. When ihspanic comes to explaining this urban-rural divide, there are many possible factors.
Public perception of intermarriage might play a part: Thirty-eight percent of those Married hispanic or white woman suburban areas say the.
Only 24 percent of people living hiepanic rural areas agreed with that statement. Differences in racial composition of metropolitan and non-metropolitan populations may also account for some of the gap: Livingston cites the Married hispanic or white woman of Honolulu, where 42 percent of newlyweds are intermarried and the population is 42 percent Asian, 20 percent white, and 9 percent Hispanic.
Las Vegas and Santa Barbara follow swinger club belgium similar pattern. One one hand, Asheville, North Carolina, where only 3 percent of newlyweds are intermarried and 85 percent of the population is white, fits with the idea that diversity—or lack thereof—drives intermarriage rates.
Natasha Balwit is an editorial fellow at CityLab.
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