Facing Whiteness in Cheyenne, Wyoming

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Cheyenne’s population is majority white (77.2%), though there is a sizeable Hispanic population (14.7%). There are relatively small black (3.4%), Asian (1.4%) and American Indian (0.9%) populations. 2.2% of the population would identify as mixed race. Compared to the United States as a whole, Cheyenne is 24.5% more white, 15% less Hispanic, 72.4% less black, and 73.1% less Asian. Cheyenne’s foreign-born population makes up just 2.8% of its total population, as compared to 13.2% in the United States as a whole.