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Immigration and the American Dream: HIST 0831 / SPAN 0831/0931

Research resources for the Gen Ed course "Immigration & the American Dream" in the History and Spanish departments

Immigration Statistics from Homeland Security

Multiethnic map of The United States

Immigration Statistics.

From the Department of Homeland Security

Mapping Immigration

Policy Map

Policy Map is a web-based Geographic Information System that provides a simple mechanism for visualizing data. Available data includes demographics, home sale statistics, immigration data, health data, mortgage trends, school performance scores and labor data like unemployment, crime statistics and city crime rates.

To find Immigration data in Policy Map, click the link above to open the database; then click the Demographic tab; then click Immigration in the Population column on the left side, and select how you want the data displayed.

US Immigration Trends

Historical Statistics