White and Black Homeownership Rate Gap 1900 - 2020
Blue bars indicate the difference in the White and Black homeownership rates. From 1900 through 2020 the gap has never varied far from its average of 25.3%. In 1980 the gap was at its lowest point, 23%. In 2015 it peaked at 30%.
Mid-decade figures are interpolated. For more information see the NCRC report
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