Special Report

America's Largest Sanctuaries

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21. Lehigh County, Pennsylvania
> Population: 363,147
> Non-citizen, foreign-born pop.: 30,260
> Pct. population foreign-born: 13.2%
> Poverty rate: 18.4%

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22. Lycoming County, Pennsylvania
> Population: 115,248
> Non-citizen, foreign-born pop.: 54,455
> Pct. population foreign-born: 16.9%
> Poverty rate: 11.8%

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23. Marion County, Oregon
> Population: 336,316
> Non-citizen, foreign-born pop.: 36,963
> Pct. population foreign-born: 10.2%
> Poverty rate: 6.6%

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24. Middlesex County, New Jersey
> Population: 837,073
> Non-citizen, foreign-born pop.: 241,572
> Pct. population foreign-born: 21.9%
> Poverty rate: 15.7%

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25. Montgomery County, Maryland
> Population: 1,043,863
> Non-citizen, foreign-born pop.: 14,960
> Pct. population foreign-born: 8.2%
> Poverty rate: 9.5%