Ukrainian American

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A Ukrainian American is a citizen of the United States with ancestors from Ukraine. There have been Ukrainian people living in North America since the early 1600s.[1] There are about one million Ukrainian Americans[2] and many live in the North East and the West of the United States, in states like New York, Pennsylvania, California, New Jersey, Illinois and Washington.[3]

References[change | change source]

  1. The Ukrainians in America: 1608-1975. (1976). Compiled and Edited by Vladimir Wertsman. New York: Oceana Publications.
  2. factfinder.census.gov US Census 2000
  3. Profile of Selected Demographic and Social Characteristics: 2000. U.S. Census Bureau