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Find more Nakamura relatives and grow your tree by exploring billions of historical records. Taken every decade since 1790, the U.S. Federal Census can tell you a lot about your family. For example, from 1930 to 1940 there were 15 more people named Nakamura in the United States — and some of them are likely related to you.

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What if you had a window into the history of your family? With historical records, you do. From home life to career, records help bring your relatives' experiences into focus. There were 2,744 people named Nakamura in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 1% more person named Nakamura in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 2,759 people named Nakamura were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • Although 46% were female, the most common name for males was George
  • 84%, or 387 people, lived in homes they rented
  • 97% rented out rooms to boarders
  • 13% owned their homes, valued on average at $2,194

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As Nakamura families continued to grow, they left more tracks on the map:

  • 56% were first-generation Americans
  • 1,120 were born in foreign countries
  • 148 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • 41% were born in foreign countries