Mexican immigrants in Minnesota
By: Bree Chappie
Why Mexican immigrants come to Minnesota
Problems in Mexico
~ One third of Mexican immigrants that come here are in their early 20's ~
~ Most Mexican Immigrants come from rural places and move to urban places ~
Where They Go And What They Do
Many Mexican workers are employed in agriculture or human services, such as serving in cafeterias or working in stores. Many of these immigrants also go and open up their own businesses- In 2012 Latino businesses alone generated I estimated 200 million in Minnesota. More than 200 thriving Latino businesses can be located in Minneapolis.