As 10,000 Syrian Refugees Enter US This Week, Here’s A Look At Which States They’re Being Resettled In

Louisiana ranks among one of the many states that is in fact being forced to accept Syrian refugees, though it is not one of the top-ranking states. However, refugees are being resettled in large numbers just next door to the state.

Detroit, Michigan will become a new home for a massive Muslim refugee community, much like Minneapolis. More than a 10th of the 10,000 refugees being brought into the country are going to Michigan.

Likewise, California has taken in more than 1,000 Syrian refugees, while Arizona and Texas have both taken more than 700 refugees each.

Here’s the map showing how many refugees are being resettled and where:

refugee map

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