Is Cleveland, Ohio on Your Immigration Radar?
Cleveland is a city in the U.S. state of Ohio and is the county seat of Cuyahoga County, the most populous county in the state. The city is located in northeastern Ohio on the southern shore of Lake Erie, approximately 60 miles (97 km) west of the Pennsylvania border.
As of the 2010 Census, the city proper had a total population of 396,815, making Cleveland the 45th largest city in the United States, and the second largest city in Ohio. Greater Cleveland, the Cleveland-Elyria-Mentor Metropolitan Statistical Area, ranked 28th largest in the United States with 2,068,283 people in 2011.
From 2000 to 2008, Ohio’s foreign-born population increased by more than 87,000 people, which represented a 25.9 percent increase.
Cleveland Loves Accepting Migrants
Immigrants, Latinos, and Asians account for large and growing shares of the economy and population in the electoral swing state of Ohio. Immigrants (the foreign-born) make up 4% of the state’s population, and half of them are naturalized U.S. citizens eligible to vote. Immigrants are great for stimulating a city’s economy, and Cleveland is a great destination for working migrants.
As a Result, a Work Visa Could Be Your Answer
United States Visas were issued to 8.9 million foreign nationals visiting the United States and to 482,000 immigrants in 2012. A foreign national wishing to enter the U.S. must obtain a work visa.
Steel and many other manufactured lead Ohio’s economy. The city diversified its economy in addition to its manufacturing sector. Cleveland is home to the corporate headquarters of many large companies such as Applied Industrial Technologies, Eaton, Forest City Enterprises, NACCO Industries, Sherwin-Williams Company and KeyCorp.
Ohio topped the nation last month (May 2013) when it added 32,100 jobs, far more than any other state and the most here in a single month in at least a decade. This growth makes Ohio a great destinations for immigrants wanting to apply for American Work Visas.
Want An Assessment to Know If You Qualify to Migrate to Cleveland?
Our immigration lawyers have the knowledge to let you know if you will qualify to immigrate to Cleveland. Getting an assessment is easy, just contact us here and book an appointment that is convenient for you. We will ask you series of questions and will spend about 15-30 minutes in a virtual meeting to determine if this would be a good fit for you and your family.
How Our Immigration Lawyers Can Help
If you plan on migrating to Cleveland, OH in the USA, then you’ll want an immigration lawyer who knows the ins and outs of American immigration. Our firm has offices throughout North America, but our corporate office is in Toronto. Even though our main office is not located in Cleveland, if you watch the video above you will quickly see we are able to help anyone in the world immigrate to Cleveland.
Our immigration lawyers have over 30 years combined experience and have successfully processed thousands of US visa applications. We are fully confident we can help you with your immigration matter too! You can get in touch with us here.
Other Interesting Facts & Information About Cleveland
Typical of the Great Lakes region, Cleveland exhibits a continental climate with four distinct seasons, which lies in the humid continental zone. Summers are hot and humid while winters are cold and snowy.
Cleveland is home to Playhouse Square Center, the second largest performing arts center in the United States behind New York’s Lincoln Center. Playhouse Square includes the State, Palace, Allen, Hanna, and Ohio theaters within what is known as the Cleveland Theater District. Playhouse Square’s resident performing arts companies include Cleveland Play House, Opera Cleveland, Cleveland State University Department of Theatre and Dance, and Great Lakes Theater Festival. The center hosts various Broadway musicals, special concerts, speaking engagements, and other events throughout the year.
Things to Do When Arriving
Once you arrive to Cleveland and get settled in your new home, you’ll want to do the follow items:
When you work with our immigration law firm we make sure we provide you with all the resources you’ll need to settle properly in your new country. If you are interested in immigrating to Cleveland, be sure to contact our law firm to get an assessment of your case with one of our immigration experts.
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