STOCKTON (CBS13) — In a new report, U.S. News named Stockton the most diverse city in the United States, and Sacramento the third-most diverse city.
In the report, U.S. News said they calculated a diversity score for 66 U.S. cities with populations of 300,000 or more. The score represents, “the likelihood that, in a particular city, two individuals chosen at random will be from different racial and ethnic groups.”READ MORE: 'My Life Got Better When I Met Her': Evacuees Engaged After Meeting At Caldor Fire Evacuation Center
The report also found that most cities have become more diverse since 2010.READ MORE: Shelter-In-Place Lifted In Ceres After Fire Burns At Farm Supply Facility
Here are the most racially diverse large cities in the U.S., according to U.S. News:
1. Stockton, CA
2. Oakland, CA
3. Sacramento, CA
4. New York, NY
5. Long Beach, CA
6. San Jose, CA
7. Houston, TX
8. Los Angeles, CA
9. Fresno, CA
10. Chicago, IL
El Paso, Texas and Detroit, Michigan topped the list of the least racially diverse large cities.