Special Report

America’s Melting Pot Cities

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15. Stockton, CA
> Odds two random residents are from different world regions: 38.8%
> Residents born abroad: 23.3%
> Foreign born residents with U.S. citizenship: 49.6%
> Origin of largest immigrant group: Mexico (46.7% of foreign-born pop.)

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14. Houston-The Woodlands-Sugar Land, TX
> Odds two random residents are from different world regions: 38.9%
> Residents born abroad: 23.4%
> Foreign born residents with U.S. citizenship: 39.5%
> Origin of largest immigrant group: Mexico (38.0% of foreign-born pop.)

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13. Trenton-Princeton, NJ
> Odds two random residents are from different world regions: 38.9%
> Residents born abroad: 22.9%
> Foreign born residents with U.S. citizenship: 48.0%
> Origin of largest immigrant group: India (17.7% of foreign-born pop.)

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12. San Diego-Chula Vista-Carlsbad, CA
> Odds two random residents are from different world regions: 39.1%
> Residents born abroad: 23.4%
> Foreign born residents with U.S. citizenship: 54.4%
> Origin of largest immigrant group: Mexico (43.4% of foreign-born pop.)

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11. McAllen-Edinburg-Mission, TX
> Odds two random residents are from different world regions: 39.7%
> Residents born abroad: 26.8%
> Foreign born residents with U.S. citizenship: 28.0%
> Origin of largest immigrant group: Mexico (93.4% of foreign-born pop.)

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