April 27, 2015

Texas now has more Asian Americans than Hawaii

Interesting. A new report from the Asian American Center for Advancing Justice found that there are over 1 million Asian Americans in Texas:

The report shows the largest Asian-American (sic) populations have remained in California and New York, but traditionally smaller communities shot up between 2000 and 2010, more than doubling in Nevada and growing 95 percent in Arizona.

Over the decade, Asian-Americans grew 72 percent to more than 1.1 million in Texas, giving the state more Asian-Americans than Hawaii, according to a report released by the Asian American Center for Advancing Justice, a coalition of four Asian-American advocacy groups.

Read the full article here.

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