*Data source: Refugee Processing Center: Admissions and Arrivals., figures may not include Special Immigrant Visa (SIV) holders from Aghanistan and Iraq, and do not include asylum seeker data.
*Data Source: American Immigration Council: Immigrants in Texas
*Data Source New American Economy: Immigrants in Texas
Building, Grounds Cleaning, & Maintenance45.4%
Construction & Extraction42.6%
Farming, Fishing, & Forestry40%
*Top % share of the immigrant labor force in Texas. Data source: American Immigration Council: Immigrants in Texas.
*Data source: Office of Refugee Resettlement
*Data not available
- 37.7%Less than High School
- 36.1%High School & Some College
- 14.9%Bachelor's Degree
- 11.3%Graduate Degree
*Data source: New American Economy: Immigrants in Texas
*Data source: American Immigration Council: Immigrants in Texas
January 14, 2021
Maintaining hope in humanity can be difficult in a world filled with contention and distrust, but when four seemingly unrelated people connect by chance to result in the gifting of a car to a newcomer, goodness and brotherhood are reaffirmed.