Mar 17, 2022 - News

The counties with the most Irish ancestry in Colorado

Irish ancestry, by county πŸ€
Data: American Community Survey; Map: Will Chase/Axios

To find the luck of the Irish in Colorado, you have to travel to the Western Slope.

Details: San Juan, Ouray and Rio Blanco counties boast the most Irish ancestry, according to census figures analyzed by Axios. All are above 12%.

  • Denver's population β€” despite its colorful parade β€” is just 4% Irish, the interactive map shows.

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