Website Trulia has compiled the ethnic backgrounds of Americans and found that Peabody has one of the largest percentages of Irish-Americans in the country.
Peabody ranked third for metropolitan areas with highest percentage of Irish people in the U.S.
Peabody came in at 15.8%. This ranked third only to Boston with 20.4% and Middlesex County with 16.9%.
The other Massachusetts metro area ranked in the Top 10 is Worcester with 14.8%.
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