AIC Fact Sheet: Immigrants in California (and Other States)
July 20, 2020
The American Immigration Council (AIC) has published a Fact Sheet with citations providing information about immigrants in California. Some notable facts include:
- More than a quarter of CA residents are immigrants, while nearly one in four residents is a native-born US citizen with at least one immigrant parent
- More than half of all immigrants in CA are naturalized US citizens
- Immigrants in CA have contributed tens of billions of dollars in taxes
- Immigrant entrepreneurs in CA generate tens of billions of dollars in business revenue
Fact Sheets for other states can also be found on the AIC website.