US Census Statistics, 1880-2000,
Greek Immigration to America

Statistics, 1880-2000

Years of Immigration

Numbers of Greek Immigrants

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1880-1900 16,000
1901-1910167,000
1911-1920184,200
1920-1930 51,000
1930-1960 65,600
1960- 1970160,000
1970-1980 25,000
1980-2000< 10,000 ?
Total678,800

Summary, Year 2000

  • In the 2000 US Census, the Greek-American population was 1.2 million.
    • An educated guess would include 10% 1st generation; 20% 2nd, 30% 3rd, and 40% 4th, 5th, & 6th generation.

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  • Charles Moskos, 1880 - 2000 Census, Greek Americans, Struggle and Success, 2nd ed. (Englewood Cliffs, N.J. : Prentice-Hall, 1980).

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Greek Immigration to America, a slide presentation, delivered originally as a lecture to the Lancaster County Historical Society, Lancaster, Pennsylvania, December 3, 2004.

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