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Japanese residents in Portland, Oregon. Statistics compiled by Kathy Tucker from the U.S. Bureau of the Census

Total Population

Japanese Population

1890

46,385

20

1900

90,426

1,189

1910

207,214

1,461

1920

258,288

1,715

1930

301,815

1,864

1940

305,394

1,680

1950

704,829

1,942*

1960

821,897

2,763

1970

824,926

3,459

1980

1,242,594

5,056

1990

1,239,842

6,830

*In 1950 the census did not specifically report how many Japanese were in Portland. It listed a total of 3,660 Japanese in Oregon 1,942 were listed as urban dwellers.

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