Soc Assignment 2 - Option A All across the United States...

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Option A All across the United States there are many cities with many different racial compositions. I am from Leechburg, Pennsylvania with a population of approximately 10156 people. I have lived in Leechburg for my entire life and have felt that is an area mostly made up of white Americans. Therefore, for this assignment I decided to look at the racial composition statistics of my area to find out if my assumption was indeed correct. My hometown area has a very lopsided racial composition just as I had expected. Of the 10156 people living in my town, approximately 98 percent are white with 0.9 percent being black and the other 1.1 percent being another race or more than one race. Just as I had assumed, my hometown is practically all composed of the white race. The racial composition of my area is slightly different than the racial composition of the United States. The racial composition of the United States is made up of approximately 75.1 percent white, 12.3 percent black, and the remaining 12.6 percent of
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Soc Assignment 2 - Option A All across the United States...

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