ONA Publications and Data

New Americans in New York State

  • There are 4.4 million immigrants and refugees in New York State, which is ¼ of all NYS residents​
  • 29.4% of all business owners in NY are immigrants​
  • Approximately 2.5 million New Yorkers with limited English proficiency (LEP)​
  • 89.7% of children with immigrant parents are U.S. citizens