Mar 15, 2024 - News

Map du jour: Where our Irish are

☘️ Share of people reporting Irish ancestry
Data: U.S. Census Bureau. Chart: Axios Visuals

A significant number of people in North Georgia will tomorrow be wearing green.

Zoom in: Counties in the foothills of the Appalachian Mountains have the highest percentage of residents who report Irish ancestry.

  • White and Union counties top the list with 16.5%.

The bottom line: Happy St. Patrick's Day!

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