Foreign-Born Population in Metropolitan Areas with 5 Million or More People, 2000
Updated August 5, 2020 | Infoplease Staff
The following metropolitan areas have foreign-born populations of more than 5 million people as of 2000.
|Metropolitan area||Percent |
|Los Angeles-Riverside-Orange County, Calif.||29.6%|
|San Francisco-Oakland- San Jose, Calif.||28.3|
|New York-Northern New Jersey-Long Island, N.Y.-N.J.-Conn.-Pa.||22.8|
|Dallas-Ft. Worth, Tex.||12.8|
|Detroit-Ann Arbor-Flint, Mich.||7.4|
|Philadelphia-Wilmington-Atlantic City, Pa.-N.J.-Del.-Md.||5.1|
Source: U.S. Census Bureau, 2001, Table 5–2A.
|The Foreign-Born Population in the United States, 1980-2000||Immigration||Immigrants Admitted by Region and Top 20 Countries of Birth, 2005|
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