Racial cartography of the Twin Cities

Inspired by a map of Chicago’s racial divides, Flickr user Eric Fischer created maps of more than 90 U.S. cities, including Minneapolis and St. Paul.

The maps are based on data from the 2000 census and each dot represents 25 people.


Red=White | Blue=Black | Green=Asian | Orange=Hispanic | Gray=Other

Twin Cities

Race and ethnicity: Minneapolis and St. Paul

New York City

Race and ethnicity: New York City

Los Angeles

Race and ethnicity: Los Angeles


Race and ethnicity: Chicago


Race and ethnicity: Detroit

View the entire set.

(h/t Robert Niles)

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