Watch: Immigrant Population Increases in Most US Counties

The United States has seen the foreign-born population continue to increase in size since 1970. Today, the majority of immigrants are from Asia and Latin America. About every one in four children under the age of 18 have at least one foreign-born parent. There are certain areas of the United States that draw immigrants more than others.    The United States has seen the foreign-born population continue to increase in size since 1970. Today, the majority of immigrants are from Asia and Latin America. About every one in four children under the age of 18 have at least one foreign-born parent. There are certain areas of the United States that draw immigrants more than others.    

Immigrant Population Increases in Most US Counties

About every one in four children under the age of 18 have at least one foreign-born parent. There are certain areas of the United States that draw immigrants more than others.The United States has seen the foreign-born population continue to increase in size since 1970. Today, the majority of immigrants are from Asia and Latin America. About every one in four children under the age of 18 have at least one foreign-born parent. There are certain areas of the United States that draw immigrants more than others. Most counties in the United States have seen net positive international immigration numbers. The United States is a very welcoming country to immigrants. If you are considering relocating, Continue reading →

U.S. Cities Benefit from Immigrants

Late in the 19th century, America had an influx of immigrants arrive. In 1850, there were 2.5 million immigrants, but in 1910, that number skyrocketed to 13.5 million. Continue reading →Late in the 19th century, America had an influx of immigrants arrive. In 1850, there were 2.5 million immigrants, but in 1910, that number skyrocketed to 13.5 million. Amazingly, the places in the country that welcomed these immigrants are still benefiting economically from their arrival, according to Quartz, a NYC-based news agency. Today, immigrants make up 13.5% of the United States population, the highest percentage in 106 years. USAFIS, an immigration service organization, says, “In addition to starting a new life in a wealthy country, Continue reading →

More Africans Immigrate to America

According to the Pew Research Center, the U.S. continues to be a popular destination for nationals from Africa. In fact, a new Pew report states that since 2000, the U.S. has seen twice the amount of African immigrants in the country. As of 2015, according to Pew, 2.1 million people who were born in Africa are living in the U.S. In 1970, there were only 80,000 and in 2000, there were 880,000. USAFIS is an immigration service to help foreign nationals who want to live Continue reading → Continue reading →According to the Pew Research Center, the U.S. continues to be a popular destination for nationals from Africa. In fact, a new Pew report states that since 2000, the U.S. has seen twice the amount of African immigrants in the country. As of 2015, according to Pew, 2.1 million people who were born in Africa are living in the U.S. In 1970, there were only 80,000 and in 2000, there were 880,000. USAFIS is an immigration service to help foreign nationals who want to live Continue reading →

Last Eight Years of Green Card Lottery Results by Country

The United States Department of State creates a list of countries that are eligible to participate in the Green Card Lottery in the U.S. each year. Continue reading →The United States Department of State creates a list of countries that are eligible to participate in the Green Card Lottery in the U.S. each year. If there are less than 50,000 foreign nationals of a country that have immigrated to the United States during the last five years, that country will be listed and be eligible to participate in the Green Card Lottery for that year if they meet all work experience or educational requirements. The Green Cards that are granted through the Lottery Continue reading →

DV-2017 Green Card Winners From Top 80 Countries were USAFIS Clients

USAFIS recently focused on 120 countries to find out about their Green Card Lottery winners. Of those countries, it was discovered that of 80 of them, 21% were winners of the Green Card Lottery. Continue reading →USAFIS recently focused on 120 countries to find out about their Green Card Lottery winners. Of those countries, it was discovered that of 80 of them, 21% were winners of the Green Card Lottery. There was a total of 83,910 winners that were selected for the 2017 Diversity Visa. Throughout May to September, USAFIS experts got in touch with winners of the Lottery to let them know they had won and explain the process further. Most of those people decided to use USAFIS services to Continue reading →

How Many People Get a Green Card Every Year?

According to the US State Department, between fiscal years (FY) 2011 and 2015, the United States government issued a Green Card to an average of 486,099 foreign nationals each year through various US immigration programs. Continue reading →According to the US State Department, between fiscal years (FY) 2011 and 2015, the United States government issued a Green Card to an average of 486,099 foreign nationals each year through various US immigration programs. Specifically, 476,249 Green Cards were issued in FY-2011; 482,300 in FY-2012; 473,115 in FY-2013; 467,370 in FY-2014; and 531,463 in FY-2015. The term “Green Card” refers to the green-colored plastic United States Permanent Resident Card, which proves that a foreign national is a permanent resident of the United States. Many Continue reading →

USAFIS Settlement Solution Immigration Package

Before you immigrate to America as a new US Permanent Resident, your first important decision should be signing-up for our Settlement Solution Immigration Package, in order to select the best place for you to live in the USA. At USAFIS, we know the United States like the back of our hands. We know the cities, the culture, the customs, the procedures, we know everything – and we can advise about and pinpoint the most suitable places for you in our BIG USA. Continue reading →Before you immigrate to America as a new US Permanent Resident, your first important decision should be signing-up for our Settlement Solution Immigration Package, in order to select the best place for you to live in the USA. At USAFIS, we know the United States like the back of our hands. We know the cities, the culture, the customs, the procedures, we know everything - and we can advise about and pinpoint the most suitable places for you in our BIG USA. But before you Continue reading →