- Best US states for immigrants
- Safe cities in the USA for immigrants
- Best places for illegal immigrants in the USA
- Which American city is better for African immigrants
For the fiscal year 2020, the USA issues 50 000 Diversity Visas. Annually the United States of America admits new citizens through their Diversity Visa Lottery program, well-known as Green Card Lottery. Besides, there are Family Sponsored, Special and Employment-Based Visas issued annually, exceeding already 500000 visas a year. Along with the people going the legal route, there are those, who don’t have such opportunity and enter or stay in America without proper documents, thus automatically becoming illegal immigrants.
Without any doubt, the USA is the most popular destination worldwide for both legal and illegal aliens. At present, 25 of all American residents are first or second-generation immigrants and 8% of all the newborns in the country have at least one parent illegal immigrant.
America is actually built on immigration. However, the attitude to the foreigners here is variable and at times contradictory within the present day US residents. While some American citizens believe that immigrants strengthen the American economy, their opponents say that the aliens occupy US citizens’ working places.
There are certain immigrant-friendly states and cities in the US as well as those, which maintain against immigration policy. We are going to find out the places most favorable for the newcomers in America .