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DEMOGRAPHICS of QUEENS
- Queens has been claimed the most diverse place on the planet according to the Guinness Book of World Records.
- Coterminous with Queens County since 1899, the borough of Queens is the second-largest in population (behind Brooklyn), with approximately 2.3 million residents in 2013, approximately 48% of them foreign-born;
- If each New York City borough were an independent city, Queens would also be the nation's fourth most populous city, after Los Angeles, Chicago, and Brooklyn.
- Queens is the most ethnically diverse urban area in the world.
- In total, 56.16% (1,160,483) of Queens's population age 5 and older spoke a mother language other than English.
Join those of us in Queens who are resisting the Trump Agenda. On this website you will find events you can attend, groups you can join and issues that are being raised. Send an email to IndivisibleQueens@gmail.com to get your events on this calendar.
Indivisible - a Practical Guide for Resisting the Trump Agenda.
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