Unaccompanied Alien Children Released to Sponsors by County

Publication Date: September 27, 2019

The following table shows county-level data for unaccompanied alien children released to sponsors by the counties/county equivalents where the sponsors live, where 50 or more children have been released for FY2021 (since October 1, 2020) as of December 31, 2020. This data covers 17 counties and county equivalents nationwide and comprises 1,617 of the 4,577 total children released to sponsors in this period. ACF will update this data each month. See the state-by-state data.

State County

Total Number of UAC Released to Sponsors in FY21
(thru DECEMBER 2020)

CA Los Angeles County 220
FL Miami-Dade County 99
FL Palm Beach County 69
GA DeKalb County 61
MD Prince George's County 87
NC Mecklenburg County 51
NJ Essex County 50
NJ Union County 50
NY Kings County 97
NY Nassau County 54
NY Queens County 94
NY Suffolk County 83
TN Davidson County 78
TX Dallas County 100
TX Harris County 309
TX Travis County 61
VA Fairfax County 54


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