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Non-white Population
in Blacksburg, Virginia
and Related Areas: 1970

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1. Town of Blacksburg
Early 1970 Estimate3% +/-
1960 Census: 186 Negroes + 57 others or 243 of 7,0703.3%
2. Commuity of Blacksburg (total high school area)
Early 1970 Estimate3% +/-
1960 Census: 116 of 3,672 households3%
1968 School Census: 96 of 4,023 persons, ages 6-192.5%
3. Montgomery County
Early 19704% +/-
1968 School Census: 388 of 9,566 persons, ages 6-194% +/-
1960 Census: 1,522 of 32,923 persons4.5%
1860 Census22%
4. State of Virginia
Early 1970 Estimate< 20%
1870 Census42%
5. United States
1970 Estimate11%
193010%
187013%

Compiled by Leland B. Tate
Professor of Sociology, VPI
January, 1970

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