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1980 USA Census: Irish-Born By Selected City

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1980 Census

Total Irish-born, 1980 U.S. Census: 197,817

 


Irish-born by selected city, 1980 U.S. Census:

New York City & Long Island

65,753

Boston

18,668

Chicago

15,578

San Francisco-Oakland

6,653

Washington, DC area

2,090

TOTAL:   108,742

 


No. of Irish-born by selected state, 1980 U.S. Census:

 

Republic of Ireland

Northern Ireland

Total Irish-born


NEW YORK

State

66,639

3,418

66,980

NY-NJ SMSA

52,496

2,166

54,662

Long Island

10,296

795

11,091


MASSACHUSETTS

State

23,155

1,007

24,162

Boston

18,029

639

18,668


ILLINOIS

State

15,449

857

16,306

Chicago

14,792

786

15,578


CALIFORNIA

State

19,297

3,350

22,647

San Francisco-Oakland

6,103

550

6,653


DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA

DC

338

33

371

DC-MD-VA SMSA

1,784

306

2,090


source: U.S. Census Bureau, United States Department of Commerce

 

 

   
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