Little India (location)
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People of Indian origin have achieved a high demographic profile in metropolitan areas worldwide, including India Square in Jersey City, New Jersey, US, known as Little Bombay, home to the highest concentration of Asian Indians in the Western Hemisphere and one of at least 24 enclaves characterized as a Little India which have emerged within the New York City Metropolitan Area, with the largest metropolitan Indian population outside Asia, as large-scale immigration from India continues into New York.
A Little India is an ethnic enclave containing a large population of Indian people within a society where the majority of people are either not South Asians or where the majority in the enclave are indigenous to states in the country of India within a South Asian society not identifying as Indian. It may also refer to an area with a high concentration of South Asian shops and restaurants. Its ever-changing lights, shops piled on top of each other, and colorful paint on the walls resemble a very accurate impression of what India's common neighborhoods look like.
- 1 Africa
- 2 Americas
- 2.1 Canada
- 2.2 United States
- 3 Asia
- 4 Europe
- 5 Australasia
- 6 References
- 34 Avenue Northwest, Edmonton
- Falconridge Boulevard Northeast, Calgary
- Mill Woods, Edmonton
- Taradale, Calgary
- Carling Avenue, Ottawa
- Toronto CMA - with 572,250 Indo-Canadians (10.4% of the population of 5,583,064), the Toronto area has the second largest population of Asian Indians in the Western Hemisphere after New York.
- Black Mountain Road, San Diego
- Cupertino, per US Census 2010, 22% Indian
- Fremont per US Census 2010, 18% Indian
- Pioneer Boulevard, between 183rd St. and South St., Artesia
- University Avenue, Berkeley
- Yuba City
- Saybrook Road, Middletown
- Jimmy Carter Boulevard, Norcross
- Lawrenceville Highway, Decatur
- Rockbridge Road, Lilburn
- Windward Parkway, Alpharetta
- Dequindre Road, Sterling Heights
- Ford Road, Garden City
- Orchard Lake Road, Farmington Hills
- Hudson County
- Middlesex County
- Mercer County
- Morris County
- Somerset County
- Long Island
- New York City – With over 610,000 Indo Americans, the New York City Metropolitan Area contains the largest metropolitan Asian Indian population in the Western Hemisphere.
- Lexington Avenue, in the neighborhood of Rose Hill, between 25th and 30th streets (growing preponderance of South Indian cuisine), has become known as Curry Hill, developing rapidly as Manhattan's Indian population nearly doubled between the 2000 and 2010 Census.
- East 6th Street, between 1st and 2nd avenues, also with many restaurants, and known as Curry Row.
- Staten Island
- Western New York
- Kensington Drive, Sugar Land
- North MacArthur Boulevard, Irving
- North O'Connor Road, Irving
- Old Denton Road, Carrollton
- Plano, 15% Indian
- Little India, (Jalan Tengku Kelana), Klang
- Brickfields (Jalan Tun Sambanthan), Kuala Lumpur
- Jalan Welman, Pekan Lama Rawang, Rawang, Selangor
- Jalan Masjid India, Kuala Lumpur
- Little India, Penang
- Paya Besar, Kulim, Kedah
- Jalan Taming Sari, Taiping, Perak
- Little India, Ipoh, Perak
- Jalan Bendahara - Jalan Temenggong intersection in Bandar Hilir, Melaka
- Little India, Malacca
- Jalan Yam Tuan, Seremban
- Jalan Trus, Johor Bahru, Johor
- Jalan India (formerly known as Kling Street), Kuching, Sarawak
United Arab Emirates
In the UAE, Indians constitute more than 40% of the population. Here are some areas with a comparatively larger concentration of Indians.
- Bur Dubai, Dubai
- Al Karama, Dubai
- Satwa, Dubai
- Ras al-Khaimah
- Umm al-Quwain
- Abu Dhabi
- Frankfurt, on the corner of Münchner and Weser street.
- The Hague, Paul Krügerlaan, Transvaal (shopping street)
- Handsworth, Birmingham
- Hyson Green, Nottingham
- Belgrave, Leicester, Leicestershire
- Latimer, Leicester, Leicestershire
- Rusholme, Manchester
- Slough, Berkshire
- Hounslow, London
- Kingsbury, London
- Southall, London
- Wembley, London
- East Ham, London
- Ilford, Essex
- Stratford, London
- Tooting, London
- Walthamstow, London
- Ealing, London
- Brent, London
- Leicester East Midlands
- Wolverhampton, West Midlands
- Preston, Lancashire
- New Malden,Surrey
- Forest Gate,London
- Manor Park, London
New South Wales
- Parramatta LGA (9.1% Indian, 8.8% Hindu)
- Holroyd LGA (9.2% Indian, 10.0% Hindu)
- Auburn LGA (5.1% Hindu)
- Strathfield (8% Indians, 13.2% Hindus)
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