InteractivesSeptember 14, 2018

Facts on U.S. Immigrants, 2016

Key charts and stats about immigrants in the United States from 1980 to 2016.

Pew Research CenterSeptember 14, 2018

Facts on U.S. Immigrants, 2016

There were a record 43.7 million immigrants living in the U.S. in 2016, making up 13.5% of the nation’s population.

Pew Research CenterSeptember 14, 2018

Facts on U.S. Immigrants, 2016

There were a record 43.7 million immigrants living in the United States in 2016, making up 13.5% of the nation’s population. This represents a more than fourfold increase since 1960.

Pew Research CenterSeptember 14, 2018

Facts on U.S. Immigrants, 2016

This statistical profile of the foreign-born population in the 50 states and the District of Columbia is based on Pew Research Center tabulations of the Census Bureau’s 2010 and 2016 American Community Survey (ACS) and the 1960-2000 decennial censuses.

Pew Research CenterSeptember 14, 2018

Facts on U.S. Immigrants, 2016

As of 2016, 19% of the national immigrant population lives in the top five counties: Los Angeles County, California.; Miami-Dade County, Florida.; Harris County, Texas; Cook County, Illinois and Queens County, New York.