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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 285,536 100.00% 307,896 100.00%
Total Native Population 280,994 98.41% 298,599 96.98%
Born in US 279,506 97.89% 296,535 96.31%
Born in Same State 181,509 63.57% 190,646 61.92%
Born in Different State 97,997 34.32% 105,889 34.39%
Born Outside US 1,488 0.52% 2,064 0.67%
Total Foreign Born Population 4,542 1.59% 9,297 3.02%
Naturalized 2,364 0.83% 4,038 1.31%
Non-Naturalized 2,178 0.76% 5,259 1.71%

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

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