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Which Minnesota counties have the highest concentrations of foreign-born residents?

Explore an interactive map of the foreign-born population in Minneasota and nationwide.

By Dante Chinni at American University and Louise Ma, Steve Melendez, John Keefe and Jenny Ye at WNYC Data News Team

The map below shows each county in the U.S. colored by the general type of community it is which was determined by the American Communities Project at American University.  The list describes overall the percentage of residents who were foreign-born; hover over each county to see the percentage for that specific county.

In Minnesota, it is not suprising that the Twin Cities has the highest percentage of foreign-born. And though it is not wholly accurate to categorize a county in this way, it does give an interesting view into the state.