This graphic ranks the twelve largest California cities by the identified Japanese voters as a percentage of all registered voters.
Sacramento followed by San Jose have the largest concentrations of Japanese voters among major California cities. San Jose’s Japanese voter population is part of a larger Asian-American voting block that places San Jose among the top cities in all of the larger Asian-American voter groups.
Size is determined by population in the July 2008 Census Bureau estimates.
Ethnic identification based on name and neighborhood characteristics. Note that, while the data allow comparisons, the estimated percentages will tend to underestimate the actual percentage.
Source of data: U. S. Census Bureau; Labels and Lists of Bellevue, Washington.