Special Report

America's Largest Sanctuaries

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11. Cowlitz County, Washington
> Population: 105,160
> Non-citizen, foreign-born pop.: 11,107
> Pct. population foreign-born: 11.0%
> Poverty rate: 16.0%

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12. DeKalb County, Georgia
> Population: 740,321
> Non-citizen, foreign-born pop.: 72,588
> Pct. population foreign-born: 16.4%
> Poverty rate: 19.3%

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13. Deschutes County, Oregon
> Population: 181,307
> Non-citizen, foreign-born pop.: 7,827
> Pct. population foreign-born: 9.9%
> Poverty rate: 16.0%

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14. Douglas County, Oregon
> Population: 108,457
> Non-citizen, foreign-born pop.: N/A
> Pct. population foreign-born: 1.5%
> Poverty rate: 10.4%

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15. Erie County, Pennsylvania
> Population: 276,207
> Non-citizen, foreign-born pop.: 112,765
> Pct. population foreign-born: 21.7%
> Poverty rate: 6.2%