Estonian Americans

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Estonian Americans
Ameerika eestlased
Total population
28,122 (2015)[1]
Regions with significant populations
California · New York · New Jersey · Washington · Florida
Languages
American English, Estonian
Religion
Protestant (Lutheran), Deism
Related ethnic groups
Estonian Canadians, Finnish Americans

Estonian Americans (Estonian: Ameerika eestlased) are Americans who are of Estonian ancestry, mainly descendants of people who left Estonia before and especially during World War II. According to the 2013 American Community Survey, there were over 27,000 Americans of full or partial Estonian descent,[1] up from 26,762 in 1990.

References[change | change source]

  1. 1.0 1.1 "2011-2015 American Community Survey Selected Population Tables". United States Census Bureau. Archived from the original on 14 February 2020. Retrieved 2 September 2019.