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For example, from 1930 to 1940 there were 8 more
named Plakas in the United States — and some of them are likely related to you.
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There were 40 people named Plakas in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 20% more
in the United States. What was life like for them?
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In 1940, 48 people
named Plakas were living in the United States. In a snapshot:
On average men worked 45 hours a week
56% owned their homes, valued on average at $3,150
44%, or 4 people, lived in homes they rented
2% reported their race as other than white
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As Plakas families continued to grow, they left more tracks on the map: