The Detroit metropolitan area is home to the largest concentration of Arab Americans (403,445), followed by the New York City Combined Statistical Area (371,233), Los Angeles (308,295), San Francisco Bay Area (250,000), Chicago (176,208), and the Washington D.C. area.
California has the largest Middle Eastern immigrant population, with nearly 400,000. Of states with the most Middle Eastern immigrants, Virginia has the fastest growing population, followed by Texas, Michigan, and New York.
Percentage of Arab Americans are US citizens?
One-and-a-half million Americans today claim Arab ancestry, according to a new Census Bureau report. That’s less than 1 percent of the total U.S. population.