Top 10 countries immigrants to Portland come from

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PORTLAND, Ore. (KOIN) — For those wanting to get know their diverse community a bit more, KOIN 6 News put together a list of the biggest sources of immigrants to Portland.

Using data from the U.S. Census Bureau, countries are ranked by highest number of foreign-born residents who lived in Portland as of 2019’s five-year estimates.

Here are the top 10 sources of immigrants making their way to the Rose City, according to Stacker.com.

#10. Russia

Portland-Vancouver-Hillsboro, OR-WA Metro Area
– Number of residents: 7,472
– Percent of foreign born residents: 2.4%

National
– Number of residents: 391,641
– Percent of foreign born residents: 0.9%
– #22 most common country of origin

#9. United Kingdom

Portland-Vancouver-Hillsboro, OR-WA Metro Area
– Number of residents: 7,612
– Percent of foreign born residents: 2.5%

National
– Number of residents: 698,612
– Percent of foreign born residents: 1.6%
– #14 most common country of origin

#8. Canada

Portland-Vancouver-Hillsboro, OR-WA Metro Area
– Number of residents: 9,942
– Percent of foreign born residents: 3.2%

National
– Number of residents: 808,566
– Percent of foreign born residents: 1.8%
– #11 most common country of origin

#7. South Korea

Portland-Vancouver-Hillsboro, OR-WA Metro Area
– Number of residents: 10,690
– Percent of foreign born residents: 3.5%

National
– Number of residents: 1,044,634
– Percent of foreign born residents: 2.4%
– #9 most common country of origin

#6. Philippines

Portland-Vancouver-Hillsboro, OR-WA Metro Area
– Number of residents: 11,876
– Percent of foreign born residents: 3.8%

National
– Number of residents: 1,983,939
– Percent of foreign born residents: 4.5%
– #4 most common country of origin

#5. Ukraine

Portland-Vancouver-Hillsboro, OR-WA Metro Area
– Number of residents: 13,149
– Percent of foreign born residents: 4.3%

National
– Number of residents: 345,250
– Percent of foreign born residents: 0.8%
– #28 most common country of origin

#4. India

Portland-Vancouver-Hillsboro, OR-WA Metro Area
– Number of residents: 17,436
– Percent of foreign born residents: 5.6%

National
– Number of residents: 2,561,906
– Percent of foreign born residents: 5.8%
– #2 most common country of origin

#3. China

Portland-Vancouver-Hillsboro, OR-WA Metro Area
– Number of residents: 17,840
– Percent of foreign born residents: 5.8%

National
– Number of residents: 2,162,395
– Percent of foreign born residents: 4.9%
– #3 most common country of origin

#2. Vietnam

Portland-Vancouver-Hillsboro, OR-WA Metro Area
– Number of residents: 22,122
– Percent of foreign born residents: 7.2%

National
– Number of residents: 1,336,988
– Percent of foreign born residents: 3.0%
– #6 most common country of origin

#1. Mexico

Portland-Vancouver-Hillsboro, OR-WA Metro Area
– Number of residents: 76,836
– Percent of foreign born residents: 24.8%

National
– Number of residents: 11,250,541
– Percent of foreign born residents: 25.6%
– #1 most common country of origin

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