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Moldovan American

Moldovan American
Total population

7,859 (Moldovan ancestry, 2000 US Census)[1]

31,726 (Moldovan-born, 2007-2011) [2]
Moldovan, Russian, American English
Eastern Orthodoxy
Related ethnic groups
Romanian, Russian

Moldovan Americans are Americans who are from Moldova or are descended from Moldovans. According to the U.S. 2000 census, there are 7,859 Moldovan Americans in the United States. However, the American Community Survey indicated that the number of Moldovan immigrants to the United States between 2007 and 2011 exceeds 31,000 people. Most Moldovan Americans are Protestant Christians. Moldovan communities exist in cities such as Asheville, New York and Washington, D.C.[3] Moldovans have Moldovan food restaurants in United States, in places such as New York City.[4][5]

In addition, several Moldovan associations can be found in the United States, such as the “Casa Mare” in Washington, D.C., and the "Moldova for Democracy and Development" and "Grigore Vieru" organizations in European Union.[6]

See also


  1. ^ "Table 1. First, Second, and Total Responses to the Ancestry Question by Detailed Ancestry Code: 2000". U.S. Census Bureau. Retrieved 2010-12-02. 
  2. ^ "PLACE OF BIRTH FOR THE FOREIGN-BORN POPULATION IN THE UNITED STATES, Universe: Foreign-born population excluding population born at sea, 2007-2011 American Community Survey 5-Year Estimates". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 16 July 2013. 
  3. ^ a b Embassy of Republic of Moldova to the United States of America, Canada and Mexico: Moldovan Community organizations in the USA and Canada.
  4. ^ Ligaya Mishan (2014-08-28). "Hungry City: Moldova in Midwood, Brooklyn". The New York Times. Retrieved 2014-08-29. 
  5. ^ Moldova Restaurant - Midwood - Brooklyn, NY - Yelp
  6. ^ Moldova Foundation
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