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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 21,375 100.00% 23,185 100.00%
Total Native Population 20,971 98.11% 22,483 96.97%
Born in US 20,899 97.77% 22,433 96.76%
Born in Same State 18,262 85.44% 19,140 82.55%
Born in Different State 2,637 12.34% 3,293 14.20%
Born Outside US 72 0.34% 50 0.22%
Total Foreign Born Population 404 1.89% 702 3.03%
Naturalized 187 0.87% 122 0.53%
Non-Naturalized 217 1.02% 580 2.50%

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

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