The report reveals that well over 66,000 Asian Americans living in the San Gabriel Valley are low-income.
And despite stereotypes that student bodies at top universities are heavily Asian, many Asian Americans in San Gabriel enjoy less educational attainment than their white counterparts.
LOW VOTER TURNOUT AMONG ASIAN AMERICANS IS MORE ABOUT IDENTITY THAN APATHY: Compared to the national average of 53 percent, only 31 percent of Asian Americans reported being contacted by candidates or parties in 2012.
More Asian Americans in San Gabriel die of cancer than any other ethnic group.
“Disproportionately immigrant and undocumented, Asian Americans and Latinos share many similar experiences in the San Gabriel Valley,” the report says.