|Regions with significant populations|
|New York City|
|American English, Bengali|
|Hinduism, Atheism, Islam, Christianity, Buddhism|
|Related ethnic groups|
|Bangladeshi Americans, Indian Americans|
Bengali Americans (Bengali: মার্কিন বাঙ্গালী) are Americans of Bengali ethnic, cultural and linguistic heritage and identity. They trace their ancestry to the historic ethno-linguistic region of Bengal in South Asia (now divided between India and Bangladesh).
Bengali Americans may refer to-
- Bangladeshi Americans, Americans of Bangladeshi descent
- Bengali Indian Americans, Americans of Indian descent whose ancestral origins are in West Bengal, the Barak Valley and Tripura
- "More Foreign-Born Immigrants Live In NYC Than There Are People In Chicago". Huffington Post. 19 December 2013. Retrieved 25 February 2015.
Over 40 percent of the United States' Bengali population lives in New York City.