Race & Hispanic Origin

Race Percentage Comparison

Springfield MSA City Missouri United States
Total Population 468,126 168,113 6,126,452 327,167,439
White 91.6% 89.8% 82.2% 72.2%
Black 2.7% 3.9% 11.5% 12.7%
Native American 0.6% 0.6% 0.5% 0.9%
Asian 1.3% 1.7% 2.0% 5.6%
Native Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Other race 0.8% 0.6% 0.9% 5.0%
Two or more races 3.0% 3.4% 2.8% 3.4%
Hispanic/ Latino* 3.4% 3.9% 4.1% 18.3%

Source: USDC, Bureau of the Census, American Community Survey, 2018

Springfield MSA Race Population

MSA Christian Dallas* Greene Polk* Webster*
Total Population 468,126 86,983 16,499 291,923 31,549 38,082
White 428,805 82,168 15,908 261,783 30,117 36,436
Black 12,527 1,950 8 8,836 299 437
Native American 2,836 943 176 1,433 336 175
Asian 6,072 419 67 5,308 158 142
Native Hawaiian 123 0 0 123 16 71
Other race 3,930 0 33 3,543 29 174
Two or more races 13,833 1,503 307 10,897 594 647
Hispanic/Latino** 15,838 2,627 334 11,245 757 765

Source: USDC, Bureau of the Census, 2018
*USDC, Bureau of the Census, 2014-2018 American Community Survey 5-year estimate

**According to the guidelines of the United States decennial census, Hispanic/Latino is an ethnicity, not a race. View an explanation of the race and Hispanic origin categories used in the tables above.