How many Vietnamese are in Chicago?

What is the Vietnamese population in Chicago?

According to census figures, more than 17,000 residents of Vietnamese descent live in the Chicago area from Uptown to suburbs in Cook, DuPage, Kane and Lake Counties, although community members estimate the numbers to be much higher.

How many Vietnamese are in Orlando?

About 7,500 Vietnamese live in Central Florida — 83 percent of them in Orange County, which has the largest concentration of Vietnamese in the state, according to the U.S. census.

Where do most Arabs live in Chicago?

The majority of Chicago Palestinians come from Beitunia and Ramallah, two adjacent cities. The 1980s found significant populations of Palestinian families moving to the southwest suburbs including Burbank, Oak Lawn, Hickory Hills, Bridgeview, Alsip, and Palos Hills.

Which Florida city has most Vietnamese?

Florida Vietnamese Population Percentage City Rank

Rank Vietnamese Population Percentage ▼ City / Population
1. 3.7% Lealman, FL / 19,879
2. 3.4% Pinellas Park, FL / 49,079
3. 3.0% Key Vista, FL / 1,757
4. 2.7% South Highpoint, FL / 5,195

Why are there so many Vietnamese in US?

Early immigrants were refugee boat people, loyal to South Vietnam in the conflict who fled political persecution or sought economic opportunities. More than half of Vietnamese Americans reside in the two most populous states of California and Texas, primarily their large urban areas.

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