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Finnish Americans
Amerikansuomalaiset
Amerikafinländare
Total population
653,222 (2019 US Census) 0.20% of the US population
Regions with significant populations
Midwest 190,289
West 105,334
South 54,630
Northeast 45,131
 Michigan 68,203
 Minnesota 63,929
 California 32,028
 Washington 31,385
 Wisconsin 27,011
 Florida 18,990
 Oregon 15,141
 Massachusetts 14,279
 Ohio 11,003
 Illinois 10,913
 Arizona 9,783
 Texas 9,658
 New York 8,430
 Colorado 8,111
 New Hampshire 5,871
Languages
American English · Finnish · Swedish
Religion
Lutheranism
Related ethnic groups
Finnish people · Finnish Canadians · Estonian Americans · Sami Americans · Scandinavian Americans
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A map showing concentrations of Finnish American ethnicity in the United States.

Finnish Americans (Finnish: amerikansuomalaiset pronounced [ˈɑmerikɑnˌs̠uo̯mɑlɑi̯s̠et̪]) comprise Americans with ancestral roots from Finland or Finnish people who emigrated to and reside in the United States. The Finnish American population numbers a little bit more than 650,000.

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