According to the 2010 Census data, Arizona has a very small population of African Americans. People who identify solely as African American make up only 4 percent of the state's population, though this number does not account for persons of mixed African American descent.
Some popular African-American names for girls include Aaliyah, Brianna, Gabrielle, Hannah and Trinity, according to BabyCenter. Popular African-American names for boys are Christopher, Daniel, Ethan, Malik and Xavier. BabyCenter analyzed name data from Arkansas, Texas, Colorado, Virginia and New Yor
Some of the best cities for African Americans are Dallas and Houston, Texas, Washington, D.C.and Atlanta, Georgia. Others are Raleigh and Charlotte, North Carolina. Some of these cities were evaluated and chosen based on four criteria: home ownership, entrepreneurship, a rising black population and
Popular African-American websites include madamenoire.com, thegrio.com, essence.com and theroot.com. These websites report on information of particular interest to many in the black community and offer style and lifestyle advice.
Some important African Americans from U.S. history include Booker T. Washington, Fredrick Douglass and Martin Luther King, Jr. Each man fought for civil rights and other African-American causes at various stages in American history.
According to the 2010 Census, the U.S. cities with the highest African-American populations were New York City; Chicago, Illinois; Philadelphia, Pennsylvania; Detroit, Michigan; and Houston, Texas. When accounting for the population of surrounding metropolitan areas, the largest African-American pop
Popular African American authors include Langston Hughes, Toni Morrison, Fredrick Douglass, W.E.B. Du Bois and Alice Walker. Hughes wrote poetry, novels and plays during the 1920s, becoming the leader of the African-American Harlem renaissance literary movement.
The United States Census estimated that in 2014 there were 10,174,472 African Americans under the age of 18. This is about 14 percent of the total child population at the time.
The National Museum of African American History and Culture by the Smithsonian provides exhibits for learning about African-American culture. Additionally, the Library of Congress contains several historical documents for learning about African-American history. Slave narratives, like those by Frede
Some tips for African-American skin care include moisturizing the skin daily with moisturizers that contain ingredients such as glycerin, hyaluronic acid or dimethicone. For African Americans who prefer natural moisturizers, those made with coconut oil and shea butter work well for darker skin, whic