UNITE-LA worked with New American Economy to publish a new snapshot of the demographic and economic contributions of immigrants in L.A.
There are approximately 4,410,399 immigrant residents in Los Angeles and over 9% of them are entrepreneurs. Nationwide, immigrant households contribute hundreds of billions of dollars in federal income, state, and local taxes and hold a tremendous amount of spending power. In 2017, total immigrant spending power was $108.6 billion. For more highlights, please view the report.