Here's what America's ethnic heritage looked like in 2000. Check it out on the Mail Online.Here are highlights, which I just copied directly from the Mail Online.
- Census data shows heritage of 317 million modern Americans
- Clusters show where immigrants from different nations chose to settle
- Largest ancestry grouping in the nation are of German descent with almost 50 million people
- African American or Black is the second largest grouping with just over 40 million people
- Almost 20 million people claim to have 'American' ancestry for political reasons and because they are unsure of their family's genealogy Read more: