Muslims in Michigan City Accomplish Major Feat Considered to Be a ‘First’ in the U.S.

Hamtramck was settled by Germans when it was founded two centuries ago and was later flooded by Polish-Catholic immigrants, but the Muslim population has exploded due to immigration, according to Professor Sally Howell of the University of Michigan-Dearmorn.Howell told the Washington Post that she estimates that Hamtramck was likely the first American city to have a Muslim majority back in 2013, with the city having seven mosques — more per capita than any other location in America.Polish Catholics made up a stunning 90 percent of residents there in the 1970s, showcasing just how stark the change has been.

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