Number of Foreign-Born Citizens in Every State

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20. Delaware
> Share of foreign-born citizens: 9.12% (total of 86,028 people)
> Share of foreign-born non-citizens: 4.84% (total of 45,639 people)
> State’s total population: 943,732
> Origin of largest immigrant groups: Mexico (18.14%), India (12.86%)
> No. of naturalized citizens in 2017: 1,453
> No. of green cards granted in 2017: 2,244 (or 238 per 100,000 people)

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19. New Mexico
> Share of foreign-born citizens: 9.66% (total of 201,298 people)
> Share of foreign-born non-citizens: 6.06% (total of 126,377 people)
> State’s total population: 2,084,828
> Origin of largest immigrant groups: Mexico (70.41%), Germany (2.47%)
> No. of naturalized citizens in 2017: 3,312
> No. of green cards granted in 2017: 4,002 (or 192 per 100,000 people)

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18. Colorado
> Share of foreign-born citizens: 9.81% (total of 533,576 people)
> Share of foreign-born non-citizens: 5.89% (total of 320,192 people)
> State’s total population: 5,436,519
> Origin of largest immigrant groups: Mexico (43.17%), China (4.00%)
> No. of naturalized citizens in 2017: 6,104
> No. of green cards granted in 2017: 14,520 (or 267 per 100,000 people)

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17. Oregon
> Share of foreign-born citizens: 9.90% (total of 398,401 people)
> Share of foreign-born non-citizens: 5.71% (total of 229,637 people)
> State’s total population: 4,025,127
> Origin of largest immigrant groups: Mexico (37.68%), China (6.42%)
> No. of naturalized citizens in 2017: 6,382
> No. of green cards granted in 2017: 9,221 (or 229 per 100,000 people)

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16. Georgia
> Share of foreign-born citizens: 10.03% (total of 1,023,235 people)
> Share of foreign-born non-citizens: 5.85% (total of 596,894 people)
> State’s total population: 10,201,635
> Origin of largest immigrant groups: Mexico (25.66%), Caribbean (9.33%)
> No. of naturalized citizens in 2017: 16,461
> No. of green cards granted in 2017: 26,242 (or 257 per 100,000 people)