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Find more Rice 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 2,111 more people named Rice 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 83,388 people named Rice in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 3% more people named Rice in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 85,499 people named Rice were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • The average annual income was $953
  • 9,252 owned their homes, valued on average at $3,184
  • On average men worked 42 hours a week
  • The youngest was less than a year and the oldest was 98

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • 4% were born in foreign countries
  • 3,438 were born in foreign countries
  • Most immigrants originated from Canada
  • 10,380 were first-generation Americans