NYC Has 3 Million Immigrants, And That's Good News For Its Economy
Roughly half of all small businesses in New York City are immigrant-owned.By Melissa Prax | April 24, 2016
A lot of New York City immigrants make their living and boost the economy by owning a business.
According to Voice of America, half of New York City's 70,000 small businesses are owned by immigrants.
And almost 30 percent of all of the state's businesses are owned by immigrants.