Most homogeneous city?

Charles Packer (
13 Oct 1996 11:32:26 GMT

At a food festival here in Washington, D.C. I was struck by
the racial and physiognomic diversity of the crowd, even
though, as a long-time resident, I've come to take the
multicultural nature of the city for granted. Now, I wonder,
where in the U.S. or Canada could one have the _opposite_
experience, that is, be in a crowd in which everyone looked
alike? My guess is that it would most likely be on an Indian
reservation, or possibly in some small city in the Midwest or
South founded by some close-knit immigrant group. Can anybody
suggest specific candidates for the most homogeneous city in

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