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The Census includes all residents of the United States, regardless of their citizenship status. In some areas of the country, those without American citizenship account for a substantial proportion of the population, while in many areas, particularly in the Midwest, the make up only a small percentage of residents. Likewise, in some areas the majority of the population has come from other states within the U.S. while in others, particularly in the South, the population is more stable over time.

Nativity and Citizenship Status, 1990-2000
1990 2000
Number Percent Number Percent
Total Population 40,342 100.00% 40,235 100.00%
Total Native Population 39,973 99.09% 39,439 98.02%
Born in US 39,904 98.91% 39,276 97.62%
Born in Same State 33,513 83.07% 32,715 81.31%
Born in Different State 6,391 15.84% 6,561 16.31%
Born Outside US 69 0.17% 163 0.41%
Total Foreign Born Population 369 0.91% 796 1.98%
Naturalized 282 0.70% 352 0.87%
Non-Naturalized 87 0.22% 444 1.10%

Source: Census 2000 analyzed by the Social Science Data Analysis Network (SSDAN).

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