The D.C. area was among the most popular regions for legal immigrants in 2008, according to the Department of Homeland Security.

The Washington region ranked fourth among metropolitan destinations for immigrants in fiscal 2008, and Virginia and Maryland were in the top 10 in state rankings, according to DHS’s annual flow report.

By David Sherfinski -- Washington Examiner

Legal Immigration

Updated: Mon, Jul 6th 2009 @ 12:50pm EDT