They want to create a seat on the council that will be an Asian seat, much like the District 4 and District 8 seats in southern San Diego that are considered African-American and Latino. Those four neighborhoods have large and growing populations of Asian residents. So what do the numbers look like? According to Sandag estimates, there are about , Asian and Pacific Islander residents across the city. Those four neighborhoods account for almost 34 percent of the Asian population citywide. Mitz Lee, a former school board member and one of the leaders of the effort to establish an Asian district, said the numbers and the requirement that a council district be geographically compact make those communities of northern San Diego the most logical place to try to create an Asian seat. All comments containing links will be reviewed by VOSD staff before they are published.
The demographics of Asian Americans describe a heterogeneous group of people in the United States who trace their ancestry to one or more Asian countries. Manilamen began to reside in Louisiana as the first Asian Americans to live in the continental in the United States. The overall population is highly urbanized;  they are also largely in the Western United States and California. The first recorded Asian Americans in the continental United States were a group of Filipino men who established the small settlement of Saint Malo, Louisiana , after fleeing mistreatment aboard Spanish ships.
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