Number of Foreign-Born Citizens in Every State

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5. Nevada
> Share of foreign-born citizens: 19.45% (total of 561,744 people)
> Share of foreign-born non-citizens: 10.16% (total of 293,386 people)
> State’s total population: 2,887,725
> Origin of largest immigrant groups: Mexico (40.34%), Philippines (15.10%)
> No. of naturalized citizens in 2017: 7,438
> No. of green cards granted in 2017: 12,733 (or 441 per 100,000 people)

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4. Florida
> Share of foreign-born citizens: 20.25% (total of 4,106,367 people)
> Share of foreign-born non-citizens: 9.23% (total of 1,871,063 people)
> State’s total population: 20,278,447
> Origin of largest immigrant groups: Caribbean (41.31%), Cuba (23.08%)
> No. of naturalized citizens in 2017: 69,485
> No. of green cards granted in 2017: 127,609 (or 629 per 100,000 people)

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3. New Jersey
> Share of foreign-born citizens: 22.09% (total of 1,979,156 people)
> Share of foreign-born non-citizens: 10.02% (total of 897,450 people)
> State’s total population: 8,960,161
> Origin of largest immigrant groups: Caribbean (16.22%), India (12.76%)
> No. of naturalized citizens in 2017: 38,611
> No. of green cards granted in 2017: 54,440 (or 608 per 100,000 people)

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2. New York
> Share of foreign-born citizens: 22.68% (total of 4,490,656 people)
> Share of foreign-born non-citizens: 10.13% (total of 2,006,012 people)
> State’s total population: 19,798,228
> Origin of largest immigrant groups: Caribbean (24.54%), Dominican Republic (11.01%)
> No. of naturalized citizens in 2017: 86,407
> No. of green cards granted in 2017: 139,409 (or 704 per 100,000 people)

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1. California
> Share of foreign-born citizens: 26.98% (total of 10,518,488 people)
> Share of foreign-born non-citizens: 13.47% (total of 5,250,604 people)
> State’s total population: 38,982,847
> Origin of largest immigrant groups: Mexico (39.90%), China (8.43%)
> No. of naturalized citizens in 2017: 157,364
> No. of green cards granted in 2017: 214,243 (or 550 per 100,000 people)