Corpus ID: 126943204

The Rise of New Immigrant Gateways

  title={The Rise of New Immigrant Gateways},
  author={A. Singer},
■ The U.S. foreign-born population grew 57.4 percent in the 1990s; by 2000 nearly onethird of U.S. immigrants resided outside established settlement states. Thirteen states primarily in the West and Southeast—including many that had not previously been major destinations for immigrants—saw foreign-born growth rates more than double the national average. These states included, Colorado, Georgia, Nevada, and North Carolina. ■ Historical settlement patterns along with recent influxes of immigrants… Expand
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