MEMPHIS, TN (WMC) - With immigration reform remaining one of the most prominent political issues, suggesting that the U.S. demographic landscape may soon change, the personal-finance website WalletHub has released its report on 2018's Most & Least Ethnically Diverse Cities.
To identify the most ethnically diverse places in America, WalletHub compared more than 500 of the largest U.S. cities across three key metrics, including ethno-racial diversity, linguistic diversity, and birthplace diversity.
Ethnic Diversity in Memphis (1=Most Diverse; 250=Avg.):
- 231st – Ethnoracial Diversity
- 337th – Linguistic Diversity
- 364th – Birthplace Diversity
Memphis ranks 270th overall and 55th among large cities in terms of ethnic diversity.
For the full report, and to see where other Mid-South cities ranked, click here.