How many Americans claim to have Irish heritage?

A: Nearly 35 million Americans report having Irish heritage, according to the census. That's seven times the population of Ireland, which is an estimated 4.58
million.

Source: About.com

How much corned beef and cabbage is produced in the U.S. yearly?

A: In 2009, roughly 26.1 billion pounds of beef and 2.3 billion pounds of cabbage were produced in the United States.

Source: History.com

Where does Irish Soda bread get its name and distinctive taste?

A: Irish soda bread gets its name and distinctive character from the use of baking soda rather than yeast as a leavening agent.

Source: History.com

How many St. Patrick's Day parades are held across the U.S.?

A: More than 100 St. Patrick's Day parades are held across the United States. New York City and Boston are home to the largest celebrations.

Source: History.com

How many cities or towns in the U.S. are named Dublin?

A: Sixteen U.S. places share the name of Ireland's capital, Dublin. With 44,541 residents, Dublin, CA, is the largest of the nice, followed by Dublin,
OH, with 39,310.

Source: History.com