Number of Asian Indian People in the United States

In this article, we will explore the demographic data of Asian Indian people in the United States, and look at historical data to see whether the Asian Indian population is growing or declining.

First, let's take a look at the population of Asian Indian people in the United States for the last 5 years.

Total U.S. Asian Indian Population

Population Year
3,995,755 2019
3,852,293 2018
3,672,647 2017
3,456,447 2016
3,303,512 2015

The table above shows that between 2015 and 2019 the total Asian Indian population has increased by 692,243 people.

If this growth were to continue at the same rate, the total population of Asian Indian people by 2023 could be 4,687,998.

Total U.S. Asian Indian Population By State

We can also look at the data for Asian Indian people in each individual state and whether the Asian Indian population increased or decreased between 2015 and 2019.

For more details on the historical population figures for each state, click the link in the table below.

State 2015 2019 Change (%)
Alabama 11,915 13,201 10.79%
Alaska 856 790 -7.71%
Arizona 43,322 61,022 40.86%
Arkansas 9,737 11,041 13.39%
California 635,718 781,878 22.99%
Colorado 24,383 31,618 29.67%
Connecticut 54,019 63,099 16.81%
Delaware 14,105 15,999 13.43%
District of Columbia 5,730 7,849 36.98%
Florida 139,420 163,767 17.46%
Georgia 111,111 144,054 29.65%
Hawaii 2,338 2,825 20.83%
Idaho 2,301 2,614 13.60%
Illinois 215,703 241,743 12.07%
Indiana 34,121 40,821 19.64%
Iowa 13,139 13,885 5.68%
Kansas 14,992 19,943 33.02%
Kentucky 13,068 16,805 28.60%
Louisiana 10,475 10,755 2.67%
Maine 2,006 2,191 9.22%
Maryland 87,575 100,254 14.48%
Massachusetts 86,775 110,630 27.49%
Michigan 90,301 114,215 26.48%
Minnesota 38,200 46,124 20.74%
Mississippi 6,077 6,085 0.13%
Missouri 24,620 29,526 19.93%
Montana 532 538 1.13%
Nebraska 6,497 8,497 30.78%
Nevada 11,206 15,283 36.38%
New Hampshire 9,590 10,328 7.70%
New Jersey 338,600 374,258 10.53%
New Mexico 3,988 4,751 19.13%
New York 351,953 372,105 5.73%
North Carolina 72,627 98,404 35.49%
North Dakota 2,030 1,456 -28.28%
Ohio 71,128 89,485 25.81%
Oklahoma 12,602 15,078 19.65%
Oregon 18,775 25,432 35.46%
Pennsylvania 114,874 139,855 21.75%
Puerto Rico 6,832 3,233 -52.68%
Rhode Island 5,362 8,151 52.01%
South Carolina 15,528 19,047 22.66%
South Dakota 1,180 1,736 47.12%
Tennessee 25,668 30,240 17.81%
Texas 309,002 420,383 36.05%
Utah 7,379 11,328 53.52%
Vermont 1,192 1,476 23.83%
Virginia 120,754 144,917 20.01%
Washington 79,491 113,382 42.64%
West Virginia 3,217 3,803 18.22%
Wisconsin 27,658 32,488 17.46%
Wyoming 672 600 -10.71%

Data Source(s)

All of the data on this page is sourced from the latest American Community Survey (ACS) 5-year estimates, from the United States Census Bureau. The latest year for the ACS is currently 2019.

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