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Population and Geography

 
     
 

New York City (NYC)
Foreign-Born Population - By Country of Birth
2017 Estimates*

 
     
  Country of Birth
Total
NYC
Bronx
Brooklyn
(Kings)
Manhattan
(New York)
Queens
Staten
Island
(Richmond)
 
 
Total
Foreign-Born Population
3,194,940
535,582
959,025
470,212
1,115,696
114,425
 
  Europe
451,875
23,879
185,404
84,937
120,402
37,253
 
  Northern Europe
51,102
3,848
15,836
19,031
10,570
1,817
 
  -United
 Kingdom
 (inc. Crown
 Dependencies)
33,879
1,232
11,540
14,350
5,262
1,495
 
  -Ireland
12,227
2,336
2,317
2,215
5,119
240
 
  -Other
 Northern
 Europe
4,996
280
1,979
2,466
189
82
 
  Western Europe
47,771
1,737
15,453
22,394
7,395
792
 
  -France
18,189
736
4,506
11,411
1,363
173
 
  -Germany
17,984
523
6,606
6,326
4,111
418
 
  -Other Western
 Europe
11,598
478
4,341
4,657
1,921
201
 
  Southern Europe
78,589
6,107
19,433
16,618
29,781
6,650
 
  -Italy
44,573
4,682
12,627
8,592
12,821
5,851
 
  -Portugal
3,709
276
1,045
848
1,540
0
 
  -Other
 Southern
 Europe
30,307
1,149
5,761
7,178
15,420
799
 
  Eastern Europe
272,025
12,078
133,948
26,647
71,358
27,994
 
  -Poland
41,184
119
13,834
2,644
19,467
5,1209
 
  -Russia
63,045
1,300
36,865
5,724
14,356
4,800
 
  -Other Eastern
 Europe
167,796
10,659
83,249
18,279
37,535
18,074
 
  Europe n.e.c.
2,388
109
734
247
1,298
0
 
  Asia
960,144
44,524
283,533
150,563
444,215
37,309
 
  Eastern Asia
511,333
7,132
154,899
102,425
228,250
18,627
 
  -China**
434,154
4,983
145,043
81,151
187,159
15,818
 
  -Japan
18,568
703
3,382
9,695
4,753
35
 
  -Korea
58,463
1,446
6,380
11,579
36,284
2,774
 
  -Other Eastern
 Asia
148
0
94
0
54
0
 
  South Central Asia
276,497
22,992
69,7075
25,175
148,127
10,496
 
  -India
79,196
2,233
9,335
15,992
48,249
3,387
 
  -Iran
6,533
208
1,106
2,817
2,333
69
 
  -Other South
 Central Asia
190,768
20,551
59,266
6,366
97,545
7,040
 
  South Eastern Asia
100,498
9,345
17,890
14,803
54,969
3,491
 
  -Philippines
54,889
5,464
5,838
8,127
32,847
2,613
 
  -Vietnam
13,870
2,499
5,617
1,264
4,109
381
 
  -Other South
 Eastern Asia
31,739
1,382
6,435
5,412
18,013
497
 
  Western Asia
68,777
4,565
39,258
8,160
12,286
4,508
 
  -Israel
18,185
434
9,559
3,634
3,730
828
 
  -Lebanon
3,825
161
1,649
633
985
397
 
  -Other Western
 Asia
46,767
3,970
28,050
3,893
7,571
3,283
 
  Asia, n.e.c.
3,039
490
1,779
0
583
187
 
  Africa
148,695
57,650
34,605
23,243
23,722
9,475
 
  Eastern Africa
10,620
1,304
1,414
3,441
4,307
154
 
  Northern Africa
28,393
1,548
12,885
3,447
6,959
3,554
 
  Western Africa
92,344
49,993
16,309
11,937
9,921
4,184
 
  Middle and Southern Africa
7,201
1,672
1,575
2,707
1,016
231
 
  Africa n.e.c.
10,137
3,133
2,422
1,711
1,519
1,352
 
 

Oceania

11,621
148
3,388
7,585
500
0
 
  Australia & New Zealand Subregion
10,808
35
3,302
6,971
500
0
 
  Ocenia, n.e.c.
813
113
86
614
0
0
 
 

Americas

1,622,605
409,381
452,095
203,884
526,857
30,388
 
  Latin America
1,600,798
408,558
444,401
193,962
523,920
29,957
 
  Caribbean
893,705
301,328
276,733
131,213
175,723
8,708
 
  -Cuba
15,313
3,186
2,423
4,984
4,313
407
 
  -Jamaica
175,643
56,438
60,981
6,425
50,162
1,637
 
  -Other
 Caribbean
702,749
241,704
213,329
119,804
121,248
6,664
 
  Central America
284,431
67,097
84,775
30,810
88,456
13,293
 
  -Mexico
162,359
36,210
49,430
22,884
44,749
9,086
 
  -El Salvador
30,984
7,279
5,003
2,309
15,801
592
 
  -Other Central
 America
91,088
23,608
30,342
5,617
27,906
3,615
 
  South America
422,662
40,133
82,893
31,939
259,741
7,956
 
  -Brazil
11,815
218
2,691
5,347
2,958
436
 
  -Colombia
72,368
3,313
5,971
5,160
55,807
2,117
 
  -Other South
 America
338,479
36,602
74,231
21,432
200,976
5,238
 
  Northern America
21,807
823
7,694
9,922
2,937
431
 
  -Canada
21,335
823
7,583
9,796
2,702
431
 
  -Other
 Northern
 America
472
0
111
126
235
0
 
     
 

*Latest annual estimates available

**China includes Hong Kong and Taiwan

 
     
     
   
     
 
Source:
U.S. Census - American Community Survey (Table B05006/C05006)
 
     
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