Learn about immigration through five short lessons delivered to your inbox every other day. Sign up now! There were a record This represents a more than fourfold increase since , when 9. For facts on Latinos in the United States, see our profile on U.
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San Francisco's most renowned Chinese madam planned to sue a notorious Chinese leader for extortion. She promptly outsmarted him by doing something she never could have done in China -- threatening to take him to court. Plaintiff and Defendant "Miss Atoy knows a thing or two, having lived under the folds of the Star-spangled Banner for three years and breathed the air of Republicanism, and she cannot be easily humbugged into any such measures. Besides she lives near the Police Office and knows where to seek protection, having been before the Recorder as a defendant at least fifty times herself. A-Thai had better be particular as to the powers he assumes, or he may find his dignity wiped away, he being dumped in the lock-up," wrote a gleeful reporter.
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May 30, As customers make their way through the outdoor mall, the words they leave in their wake are less uniform: Arabic, Tagalog, Hindi, Cantonese, Korean. In a region known for its cultural mix, Irvine stands apart. It is more Asian than white, affluent and booming — its population now surpassing , as it continues to be an economic powerhouse of Orange County.
Cities considered to have significant Chinese-American populations are large U. In the post era, first- and second-generation immigrants include those from Mainland China , Hong Kong , Macau , and Taiwan. Also included in the Chinese-American population enumeration are ethnic Chinese from Malaysia and Vietnam who might identify themselves as Chinese, thus skewing the census reporting. New York City is home to by far the highest Chinese-American population of any city proper, with an estimated , Chinese-Americans in New York City ,  significantly higher than the total of the next five cities combined; multiple large Chinatowns in Manhattan , Brooklyn three , and Queens three are thriving as traditionally urban enclaves, as large-scale Chinese immigration continues into New York,     with the largest metropolitan Chinese population outside Asia. A similar demographic shift has also taken place in the southern half of the San Francisco Bay Area.