There are 34.7 million U.S. residents with Irish ancestry. This number is more than seven times the population of Ireland itself!
Sixteen U.S. places share the name of Ireland’s capital, Dublin. With 54,695 residents, Dublin, CA, is the largest, followed by Dublin, OH, with 44,214.
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Dublin Celebrates St. Patrick’s Day!
Dublin’s 2016 St. Patrick’s Day Parade will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Saturday, March 12, 2016. “Irish is an Attitude” year round for the City of Dublin and the day is filled with events from 7:00 a.m. until 11:00 p.m. The celebration will start with the Lions Club Pancake Breakfast, followed by the parade, and the unforgettable Blarney Bash! Irish dancers, Irish music, a Wee Folk area for kids, and so much more! All proceeds will be donated to local charities, so bring your family to kick-off the St. Patrick’s Day holiday!