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48. Native and Foreign-Born Populations by Selected Characteristics

[In thousands (241,014 represents 241,014,000). As of March. The foreign-born population includes some undocumented immigrants, refugees, and temporary residents such as students and temporary workers as well as legally-admitted immigrants. Based on Current Population Survey; see text, this section, and Appendix III]

 
FOREIGN-BORN POPULATION
CHARACTERISTIC Native Year of entry
popu- Total 1
lation Before 1970 to 1980 to 1990 to
1970 1979 1989 1997
 
1997
  Total 241,014 25,779 4,749 4,936 8,555 7,539
 
Under 5 years old 19,482 299 (X) (X) (X) 299
5 to 17 years old 49,124 2,319 (X) 13 810 1,498
18 to 24 years old 22,047 2,940 (X) 395 990 1,555
25 to 29 years old 16,489 2,770 25 408 1,149 1,190
30 to 34 years old 17,843 3,154 146 514 1,499 995
35 to 44 years old 38,664 5,296 526 1,477 2,209 1,084
45 to 64 years old 48,276 6,211 2,226 1,778 1,490 716
65 years old and over 29,088 2,789 1,827 350 408 203
 
Male 117,690 12,946 2,081 2,453 4,476 3,937
Female 123,324 12,832 2,669 2,482 4,080 3,601
 
White 202,566 17,504 4,060 3,195 5,362 4,887
Black 32,190 2,028 233 413 833 550
American Indian/Eskimo/Aleut 2,291 142 13 17 43 69
Asian or Pacific Islander 3,967 6,105 444 1,310 2,318 2,032
 
Hispanic origin 2 18,311 11,393 1,550 2,276 4,236 3,331
 
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
  Persons 25 years old and over 150,361 20,220 4,749 4,528 6,755 4,188
Not high school graduate 23,515 7,009 1,499 1,548 2,526 1,436
High school grad/some college 91,098 8,261 2,299 1,823 2,612 1,526
Bachelor's degree 24,185 3,172 571 747 1,079 776
Graduate or professional degree 11,563 1,778 380 410 538 450
 
LABOR FORCE STATUS
  Persons 16 years old and over 3 179,733 23,649 4,749 4,935 7,991 5,971
In the civilian labor force 119,635 15,593 2,299 3,717 5,769 3,806
  Employed 113,156 14,524 2,197 3,496 5,383 3,447
  Unemployed 6,479 1,069 102 221 386 359
Not in the labor force 59,275 8,013 2,447 1,195 2,209 2,162
 
INCOME IN 1996
  Persons 16 years old and over 179,733 23,649 4,749 4,935 7,991 5,971
Without income 11,310 3,376 313 434 1,171 1,455
With income 168,423 20,273 4,436 4,501 6,820 4,516
  $1 to $9,999 or loss 50,469 7,036 1,494 1,257 2,317 1,970
  $10,000 to $19,999 39,068 5,565 1,072 1,135 2,009 1,349
  $20,000 to $34,999 39,380 4,023 857 1,051 1,456 658
  $35,000 to $49,999 19,773 1,728 474 495 500 259
  $50,000 or more 19,733 1,921 539 563 538 280
 
POVERTY STATUS 7
In poverty 31,117 5,412 497 651 1,943 2,320
Not in poverty 209,342 20,347 4,252 4,284 6,611 5,201
 
HOMEOWNERSHIP
In owner-occupied unit 169,581 12,442 3,602 3,109 3,756 1,975
In renter-occupied unit 71,433 13,336 1,147 1,826 4,799 5,564
 
  FOREIGN-BORN POPULATION
 
CHARACTERISTIC Native Year of entry
  popu- Total 1
  lation Before 1970 to 1980 to 1990 to
  1970 1979 1989 1998
 
 
1998
  Total 242,813 26,281 4,812 4,605 8,236 8,628
 
Under 5 years old 19,439 247 (X) (X) (X) 247
5 to 17 years old 49,673 2,322 (X) (X) 698 1,625
18 to 24 years old 22,382 2,819 (X) 278 911 1,630
25 to 29 years old 16,075 2,922 13 417 1,015 1,477
30 to 34 years old 17,224 3,134 135 464 1,392 1,143
35 to 44 years old 38,854 5,607 649 1,365 2,280 1,313
45 to 64 years old 49,978 6,335 2,130 1,723 1,546 937
65 years old and over 29,188 2,894 1,886 358 393 257
 
Male 118,625 13,080 2,150 2,294 4,194 4,442
Female 124,188 13,201 2,662 2,311 4,042 4,186
 
White 203,816 17,834 4,085 3,025 5,135 5,590
Black 32,505 2,093 272 376 764 681
American Indian/Eskimo/Aleut 2,208 145 14 24 39 68
Asian or Pacific Islander 4,284 6,209 442 1,180 2,298 2,289
 
Hispanic origin 2 19,132 11,641 1,575 2,152 4,072 3,842
 
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
  Persons 25 years old and over 151,319 20,892 4,812 4,327 6,627 5,126
Not high school graduate 22,353 7,204 1,530 1,501 2,520 1,653
High school grad/some college 92,252 8,427 2,185 1,828 2,509 1,906
Bachelor's degree 24,963 3,342 643 674 1,092 934
Graduate or professional degree 11,749 1,919 455 325 505 634
 
LABOR FORCE STATUS
  Persons 16 years old and over 3 181,135 24,213 4,812 4,605 7,766 7,029
In the civilian labor force 120,725 16,201 2,317 3,468 5,719 4,696
  Employed 114,746 15,260 2,222 3,277 5,426 4,335
  Unemployed 5,979 941 96 191 293 361
Not in the labor force 59,643 7,981 2,486 1,128 2,042 2,325
 
INCOME IN 1997
  Persons 16 years old and over 184,816 24,475 4,812 4,605 7,868 7,190
Without income 13,966 3,710 285 387 1,251 1,787
With income 170,849 20,765 4,528 4,218 6,616 5,403
  $1 to $9,999 or loss 49,038 6,671 1,481 1,130 1,902 2,159
  $10,000 to $19,999 38,529 5,756 1,097 998 2,049 1,611
  $20,000 to $34,999 40,046 4,313 859 1,031 1,547 876
  $35,000 to $49,999 20,730 1,843 442 510 560 332
  $50,000 or more 22,506 2,182 649 550 558 425
 
POVERTY STATUS 7
In poverty 30,336 5,238 529 602 1,625 2,481
Not in poverty 211,883 21,023 4,283 4,003 6,610 6,127
 
HOMEOWNERSHIP
In owner-occupied unit 172,404 12,905 3,739 2,878 3,835 2,454
In renter-occupied unit 70,409 13,376 1,073 1,727 4,401 6,174
 
 
  FOREIGN-BORN POPULATION
 
CHARACTERISTIC Native Year of entry
  popu- Total 1
  lation Before 1970 to 1980 to 1990 to
  1970 1979 1989 1999
 
 
1999
  Total 245,295 26,448 4,629 4,600 7,928 9,290
 
Under 5 years old 19,335 266 (X) (X) (X) 266
5 to 17 years old 50,315 2,106 (X) (X) 571 1,535
18 to 24 years old 23,085 2,883 (X) 204 954 1,725
25 to 29 years old 15,783 2,856 4 366 839 1,647
30 to 34 years old 16,631 3,204 129 457 1,308 1,309
35 to 44 years old 39,031 5,713 627 1,377 2,312 1,397
45 to 64 years old 51,728 6,413 2,002 1,862 1,502 1,046
65 years old and over 29,387 3,008 1,867 334 441 365
 
Male 119,656 13,108 2,071 2,272 4,001 4,764
Female 125,640 13,339 2,558 2,328 3,927 4,526
 
White 205,451 17,842 3,968 3,011 4,875 5,989
Black 33,034 2,036 218 362 706 750
American Indian/Eskimo/Aleut 2,328 154 18 40 44 52
Asian or Pacific Islander 4,482 6,415 425 1,187 2,303 2,499
 
Hispanic origin 2 19,906 11,783 1,542 2,122 3,874 4,246
 
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
  Persons 25 years old and over 152,560 21,193 4,629 4,397 6,403 5,765
Not high school graduate 21,571 7,269 1,466 1,484 2,441 1,879
High school grad/some college 92,579 8,531 2,118 1,815 2,485 2,114
Bachelor's degree 26,143 3,352 598 738 904 1,112
Graduate or professional degree 12,267 2,042 448 361 573 660
 
INCOME IN 1998
  Persons 16 years old and over 186,862 24,814 4,629 4,600 7,674 7,910
Without income 14,389 3,645 251 376 1,144 1,874
With income 172,473 21,168 4,378 4,224 6,530 6,036
  $1 to $9,999 or loss 47,549 6,562 1,417 1,045 1,969 2,130
  $10,000 to $19,999 36,950 5,917 1,072 1,078 1,878 1,889
  $20,000 to $34,999 40,318 4,336 773 1,000 1,457 1,106
  $35,000 to $49,999 22,494 1,889 444 466 564 415
  $50,000 or more 25,162 2,465 672 634 663 496
 
POVERTY STATUS 7
In poverty 29,709 4,769 482 627 1,371 2,289
Not in poverty 214,927 21,655 4,147 3,973 6,557 6,978
 
HOMEOWNERSHIP
In owner-occupied unit 175,481 13,093 3,586 2,918 3,799 2,791
In renter-occupied unit 69,814 13,354 1,043 1,682 4,129 6,499


X Not applicable.
1 Includes other countries, not shown separately.
2 Persons of Hispanic origin may be of any race.
3 Includes persons in Armed Forces, not shown separately.
4 Persons for whom poverty status is determined.

Source: U.S. Census Bureau, Current Population Reports, P20-519 and earlier reports and Population Paper Listing PPL-59.

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