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Soprano crime family

Soprano crime family
NameSoprano crime family
Founding LocationNew Jersey, United States
Founded ByDomenico Ercole DiMeo
Years Active1950s present
TerritoryNorthern New Jersey
Ethnic MakeupItalian, Italian-American, Sicilian and Sicilian-American made men with other ethnicities as "associates"
Membership Est50-60 made men (based on 5-6 crews consisting of approx 10 men each), 200+ associates
Criminal ActivitiesMurder, theft, fraud, drug trafficking, extortion, racketeering, illegal gambling, identity theft and loan sharking.
AlliesLupertazzi crime family, Vittorio/Zucca Camorra family, Jewish mobsters and Middle-Eastern crime syndicate
RivalsPhiladelphia crime family, Vipers biker gang, Colombian drug crews and other New Jersey gangs, including some their allies at various times

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The DiMeo crime family, later referred to as the Soprano crime family, is a fictional Mafia family from the HBO series The Sopranos. It is thought to be loosely based on the DeCavalcante crime family, a real New Jersey Mafia family.

The DiMeo crime family consists of an administration and six crews.

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