The Latino growth accounted for two-thirds of the state's population gains between 2000 and 2010, and Latinos now make up 38 percent of the population. Non-Hispanic whites dropped to 45.3 percent and blacks make up 11.5 percent of the population. Hispanics make up 48.3 percent of the under-18 population.(1)Calfornia was once the state of Ronald Reagan.
1'Census: Texas GOP bastions becoming more diverse' - Houston Chronicle