In 1492, Columbus sailed the ocean blue. Before ever reaching the Americas, on his first voyage he landed in the Bahamas.
With Columbus Day approaching, Social Explorer is taking a look at Bahamians in the US.
In 1880, the Census reported that there were 9,484 West Indians living in the U.S. (0.02 percent of the total population).
Today, according to the 2010 American Community Survey, there are 2,375,201 West Indians in the U.S. (people who claimed West In...