Number of Bahamian People in the United States

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

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

Total U.S. Bahamian Population

Population Year
31,360 2019
30,799 2018
30,484 2017
28,914 2016
28,454 2015

The table above shows that between 2015 and 2019 the total Bahamian population has increased by 2,906 people.

If this growth were to continue at the same rate, the total population of Bahamian people by 2023 could be 34,266.

Total U.S. Bahamian Population By State

We can also look at the data for Bahamian people in each individual state and whether the Bahamian 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 338 347 2.66%
Alaska 0 9 100.00%
Arizona 214 308 43.93%
Arkansas 0 77 100.00%
California 267 502 88.01%
Colorado 28 47 67.86%
Connecticut 63 128 103.17%
Delaware 35 78 122.86%
District of Columbia 122 180 47.54%
Florida 18,617 18,944 1.76%
Georgia 1,553 2,160 39.09%
Hawaii 0 0 0.00%
Idaho 0 0 0.00%
Illinois 240 383 59.58%
Indiana 132 72 -45.45%
Iowa 17 24 41.18%
Kansas 31 20 -35.48%
Kentucky 125 69 -44.80%
Louisiana 77 122 58.44%
Maine 13 11 -15.38%
Maryland 208 415 99.52%
Massachusetts 82 333 306.10%
Michigan 200 403 101.50%
Minnesota 59 73 23.73%
Mississippi 93 80 -13.98%
Missouri 166 125 -24.70%
Montana 0 0 0.00%
Nebraska 9 145 1,511.11%
Nevada 84 81 -3.57%
New Hampshire 24 2 -91.67%
New Jersey 691 254 -63.24%
New Mexico 3 0 -100.00%
New York 1,556 1,171 -24.74%
North Carolina 516 580 12.40%
North Dakota 19 15 -21.05%
Ohio 141 187 32.62%
Oklahoma 122 149 22.13%
Oregon 50 0 -100.00%
Pennsylvania 300 558 86.00%
Puerto Rico 0 0 0.00%
Rhode Island 19 0 -100.00%
South Carolina 306 396 29.41%
South Dakota 0 8 100.00%
Tennessee 215 611 184.19%
Texas 1,083 1,637 51.15%
Utah 85 18 -78.82%
Vermont 0 0 0.00%
Virginia 331 453 36.86%
Washington 81 120 48.15%
West Virginia 70 20 -71.43%
Wisconsin 66 43 -34.85%
Wyoming 3 2 -33.33%

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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