Essex Racial Demographics

In 2020, the US Census estimated that White Alone and Black Or African American Alone constitute 84.87% of Essex's population. Residents of the city who were Some Other Race Alone, made up 5.05% of the total population.

Other racial groups include Asian Alone, constituting 2.15% of the city's population and White Black Or African American at 1.79%

White Alone53.24%
Black Or African American Alone31.63%
Some Other Race Alone5.05%
Asian Alone2.15%
White Black Or African American1.79%
American Indian And Alaska Native Alone0.68%