New Americans in Lancaster

New American Economy
Date of Publication: 
November, 2016
Source Organization: 
New American Economy


New American Economy (NAE) released a study highlighting the economic and demographic contributions of immigrants in the county. Published in partnership with the Lancaster Chamber of Commerce and Industry and the Lancaster County Refugee Coalition, New Americans in Lancaster shows that the county’s 23,094 immigrant residents have an outsize impact on the local economy through their high rates of workforce participation, large tax contributions, and spending power.

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New American Economy. (2016). New Americans in Lancaster. Retrieved from