Yugoslav Americans are Americans of Yugoslav descent. In the census of 2000, people who indicated Yugoslav or Yugoslav American as his ethnic origin made up a total of 327,131 or 0.1% of total U.S. population. However, according the 2010 US Census, the number of American people whose origins is in Yugoslavia, many of which indicated some specific origin (Serbian, Bosnian, etc...), is of 1,282,897.
People whose origins is in the ancient Yugoslavia, according the 2010 US Census, are the following:
1 Poles came to the United States legally as Austrians, Germans, Prussians or Russians throughout the 19th century, because from 1772-1795 till 1918, all Polish lands had been partitioned between imperial Austria, Prussia (a protoplast of Germany) and Russia until Poland regained its sovereignty in the wake of World War I.