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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 50,714 100.00% 57,159 100.00%
Total Native Population 50,157 98.90% 55,993 97.96%
Born in US 49,939 98.47% 55,826 97.67%
Born in Same State 39,605 78.09% 42,502 74.36%
Born in Different State 10,334 20.38% 13,324 23.31%
Born Outside US 218 0.43% 167 0.29%
Total Foreign Born Population 557 1.10% 1,166 2.04%
Naturalized 330 0.65% 455 0.80%
Non-Naturalized 227 0.45% 711 1.24%

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

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