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States with the highest percentage of Italian Americans

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* * All figures based on the United States Census 2000. See www.census.gov. Compiled by the Research Department of the National Italian American Foundation. * *


More than 10 Percent

STATE AMOUNT PERCENTAGE
Rhode Island 199,077 19.0
Connecticut 634,364 18.6
New Jersey 1,503,637 17.9
New York 2,737,146 14.4
Massachusetts 860,079 13.5
Pennsylvania 1,418,465 11.6

More than 5 Percent

STATE AMOUNT PERCENTAGE
Delaware 72,677 9.3
New Hampshire 105,610 8.5
Nevada 132,515 6.6
Florida 1,003,977 6.3
Vermont 38,835 6.4
Ohio 675,749 6.0
Illinois 744,274 6.0
Maryland 267,573 5.1