Number of Australian People in the United States

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

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

Total U.S. Australian Population

Population Year
40,643 2019
40,993 2018
42,412 2017
42,824 2016
41,712 2015

The table above shows that between 2015 and 2019 the total Australian population has decreased by 1,069 people.

If this growth were to continue at the same rate, the total population of Australian people by 2023 could be 41,712.

Total U.S. Australian Population By State

We can also look at the data for Australian people in each individual state and whether the Australian 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 301 385 27.91%
Alaska 22 122 454.55%
Arizona 1,051 1,141 8.56%
Arkansas 104 179 72.12%
California 8,659 8,513 -1.69%
Colorado 1,053 1,261 19.75%
Connecticut 481 474 -1.46%
Delaware 53 52 -1.89%
District of Columbia 369 288 -21.95%
Florida 2,194 2,307 5.15%
Georgia 1,009 679 -32.71%
Hawaii 316 212 -32.91%
Idaho 307 180 -41.37%
Illinois 1,279 958 -25.10%
Indiana 623 553 -11.24%
Iowa 328 140 -57.32%
Kansas 316 184 -41.77%
Kentucky 232 194 -16.38%
Louisiana 113 198 75.22%
Maine 123 194 57.72%
Maryland 604 781 29.30%
Massachusetts 1,102 805 -26.95%
Michigan 828 628 -24.15%
Minnesota 473 426 -9.94%
Mississippi 174 201 15.52%
Missouri 347 545 57.06%
Montana 52 39 -25.00%
Nebraska 159 218 37.11%
Nevada 749 348 -53.54%
New Hampshire 202 78 -61.39%
New Jersey 1,342 808 -39.79%
New Mexico 143 108 -24.48%
New York 4,146 4,238 2.22%
North Carolina 839 968 15.38%
North Dakota 10 19 90.00%
Ohio 671 1,151 71.54%
Oklahoma 275 256 -6.91%
Oregon 873 950 8.82%
Pennsylvania 976 696 -28.69%
Puerto Rico 0 48 100.00%
Rhode Island 85 135 58.82%
South Carolina 366 261 -28.69%
South Dakota 68 16 -76.47%
Tennessee 474 560 18.14%
Texas 3,459 3,984 15.18%
Utah 760 762 0.26%
Vermont 91 103 13.19%
Virginia 1,202 831 -30.87%
Washington 1,621 1,996 23.13%
West Virginia 159 141 -11.32%
Wisconsin 414 353 -14.73%
Wyoming 115 24 -79.13%

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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