1950 Census

Of the 150 million Americans, 64% live in urban areas, although 34% of those urban dwellers live in towns with less than 100,000 people.

53.5% of the population over 10 years of age works – 11.6% of those in farming.

28.9% of women over the age of 10 work, which represents 27.5% of the workforce.

Distribution of U.S. Population by Race
1950 Census
WhiteAfrican AmericanOther
134,942,02815,042,286713,047