15000 Immigrants become American Citizens on 4th of July 2017

With nearly 15000 people being sworn in as American citizens on 4th of July 2017 (Independence Day) – Immigrants from all over the world can celebrate this great day in history.

Every year, thousands of people achieve their dream of becoming Americans citizens in across the United States. The US has traditionally prided itself on its willingness to bring in new immigrants from all over the world looking for a better life in the land of opportunity’s.







Green Card Lottery 2017 (DV-2019)



American immigration history can be viewed in four epochs: the colonial period, the mid-19th century, the start of the 20th century, and post-1965. Each period brought distinct national groups, races and ethnicities to the United States.

In the year 1930 only 241,700 persons obtaining legal permanent resident status but today United States welcome more than a million immigrants every year. Numbers below is persons obtaining legal permanent resident status in in decade from 1930 to 2017

Decade Average per year
1930–39 69,900
1940–49 85,700
1950–59 249,900
1960–69 321,400
1970–79 424,800

Today, immigrants make up over 13% of the United States population, 43 million immigrants are here legally. Mexico has always provided the largest flow of immigrants during many generation, but an increasing number of people are now arriving from Europe, Africa,  Asia, and some Latin American countries.

Below graph shows the major regions where immigrants entering the US have come from since 1820 to 2015

Immigrants since 1820










US GREEN CARD OFFICE is a worldwide leader in assisting applicants from all over the world in preparing and submitting their applications successfully to the American Green Card Program also know as the Diversity Visa Lottery Program.

The upcoming 2017 (DV-2017) Program is now open and you should submit your application as soon as possible directly on our website https://www.usgreencardoffice.com/apply


Green Card Lottery 2017 (DV-2019)


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