Number of Celtic People in the United States

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

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

Total U.S. Celtic Population

Population Year
21,928 2019
21,613 2018
22,281 2017
22,417 2016
22,661 2015

The table above shows that between 2015 and 2019 the total Celtic population has decreased by 733 people.

If this growth were to continue at the same rate, the total population of Celtic people by 2023 could be 22,661.

Total U.S. Celtic Population By State

We can also look at the data for Celtic people in each individual state and whether the Celtic 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 231 323 39.83%
Alaska 43 83 93.02%
Arizona 657 478 -27.25%
Arkansas 174 109 -37.36%
California 2,712 1,872 -30.97%
Colorado 636 662 4.09%
Connecticut 261 382 46.36%
Delaware 40 76 90.00%
District of Columbia 37 16 -56.76%
Florida 1,262 1,481 17.35%
Georgia 746 548 -26.54%
Hawaii 36 59 63.89%
Idaho 159 189 18.87%
Illinois 418 282 -32.54%
Indiana 372 244 -34.41%
Iowa 141 84 -40.43%
Kansas 212 349 64.62%
Kentucky 289 254 -12.11%
Louisiana 112 137 22.32%
Maine 288 209 -27.43%
Maryland 451 639 41.69%
Massachusetts 796 868 9.05%
Michigan 848 634 -25.24%
Minnesota 240 227 -5.42%
Mississippi 73 97 32.88%
Missouri 304 377 24.01%
Montana 45 65 44.44%
Nebraska 87 97 11.49%
Nevada 213 200 -6.10%
New Hampshire 172 567 229.65%
New Jersey 372 237 -36.29%
New Mexico 375 403 7.47%
New York 1,313 909 -30.77%
North Carolina 619 989 59.77%
North Dakota 77 25 -67.53%
Ohio 768 681 -11.33%
Oklahoma 231 251 8.66%
Oregon 546 811 48.53%
Pennsylvania 746 708 -5.09%
Puerto Rico 0 0 0.00%
Rhode Island 109 88 -19.27%
South Carolina 245 477 94.69%
South Dakota 96 138 43.75%
Tennessee 382 409 7.07%
Texas 1,816 1,766 -2.75%
Utah 175 321 83.43%
Vermont 145 84 -42.07%
Virginia 465 597 28.39%
Washington 1,713 1,052 -38.59%
West Virginia 160 202 26.25%
Wisconsin 180 136 -24.44%
Wyoming 73 36 -50.68%

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.

Link To or Reference This Page

We spent a lot of time downloading, cleaning, merging, and formatting the data that is shown on the site.

If you found the data or information on this page useful in your research, please use the tool below to properly cite or reference Name Census as the source. We appreciate your support!

  • "Number of Celtic People in the United States". NameCensus.com. Accessed on December 7, 2021. http://namecensus.com/ancestry/celtic/.

  • "Number of Celtic People in the United States". NameCensus.com, http://namecensus.com/ancestry/celtic/. Accessed 7 December, 2021

  • Number of Celtic People in the United States. NameCensus.com. Retrieved from http://namecensus.com/ancestry/celtic/.