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Posted at 04:13 PM ET, 03/14/2012

Where Georgetowners come from


This week, Georgetown Metropolitan is exploring the most recent Census data, which reveals fascinating data about the who, what, where and how about us.

Today, I’m looking at the question of where we all came from.

First of all, a good number of Georgetowners came from here. Well, D.C. at least. Twelve percent of to be exact. Of all Georgetowners, 82 percent are U.S. born. So 69 percent were born in the United States but outside of the District.

Of the non-District born U.S.-natives, the regional origin breakdown goes like this:

l Northeast – 41 percent

l Midwest – 21 percent

l South – 28 percent

l West – 10 percent

As a New Englander myself, I’m glad to see that my fellow Northeasterners are still so dominant.

[Continue reading Topher Mathews’s post here at The Georgetown Metropolitan.]

Topher Mathews blogs at The Georgetown Metropolitan . The Local Blog Network is a group of bloggers from around the D.C. region who have agreed to make regular contributions to All Opinions Are Local.

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