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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 86,403 100.00% 89,143 100.00%
Total Native Population 85,430 98.87% 87,488 98.14%
Born in US 85,090 98.48% 87,221 97.84%
Born in Same State 70,284 81.34% 70,940 79.58%
Born in Different State 14,806 17.14% 16,281 18.26%
Born Outside US 340 0.39% 267 0.30%
Total Foreign Born Population 973 1.13% 1,655 1.86%
Naturalized 507 0.59% 541 0.61%
Non-Naturalized 466 0.54% 1,114 1.25%

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

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