Burmese Americans

Which metropolitan areas and counties do Burmese Americans live in?

A more granular look at the Burmese American population, down to the county-level, reveals many surprising and obscure names that are home to large Burmese American populations.

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Burmese Americans

How big is Burmese America?

We Burmese Americans are an elusive bunch. We’re rather underrepresented among Asian Americans. But our exact numbers are unknown. The other day, my mom asked me how big the Burmese American community was, and to that I had no answer. So I turned to some numbers from the 2010 Census, which shed some light on the size of the Burmese American community.

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