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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 709,705 100.00% 750,963 100.00%
Total Native Population 667,002 93.98% 691,900 92.14%
Born in US 648,187 91.33% 669,904 89.21%
Born in Same State 516,736 72.81% 535,628 71.33%
Born in Different State 131,451 18.52% 134,276 17.88%
Born Outside US 18,815 2.65% 21,996 2.93%
Total Foreign Born Population 42,703 6.02% 59,063 7.86%
Naturalized 22,422 3.16% 25,327 3.37%
Non-Naturalized 20,281 2.86% 33,736 4.49%

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

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