American Jews facts for kids
North American Jews as % of population by state/province
1.7–2.6% of total U.S. population, 2012
|Regions with significant populations|
|New York City, Miami, Los Angeles, Philadelphia, Chicago, San Francisco, Boston, Baltimore–Washington|
|United States||5.4–8.3 million|
|Judaism (35% Reform, 18% Conservative, 10% Orthodox, 6% others, 30% Non-denomination)|
American Jews, or Jewish Americans, are Americans who were Jews, whether by religion, ethnicity or nationally.
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Winston Churchill and Bernard Baruch converse in the back seat of a car in front of Baruch's home.
The New York City metropolitan area is home to by far the largest Jewish-American population.
US serviceman lighting a Menorah in observance of the first day of Hanukkah
A typical poster-hung wall in Jewish Brooklyn, New York
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