Number of Colombian People in the United States

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

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

Total U.S. Colombian Population

Population Year
1,183,334 2019
1,148,285 2018
1,123,443 2017
1,079,160 2016
1,060,519 2015

The table above shows that between 2015 and 2019 the total Colombian population has increased by 122,815 people.

If this growth were to continue at the same rate, the total population of Colombian people by 2023 could be 1,306,149.

Total U.S. Colombian Population By State

We can also look at the data for Colombian people in each individual state and whether the Colombian 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 2,461 1,858 -24.50%
Alaska 1,263 1,701 34.68%
Arizona 8,611 8,829 2.53%
Arkansas 1,748 1,058 -39.47%
California 75,361 83,932 11.37%
Colorado 6,315 7,957 26.00%
Connecticut 23,236 25,998 11.89%
Delaware 1,377 1,796 30.43%
District of Columbia 2,738 3,708 35.43%
Florida 343,829 387,118 12.59%
Georgia 33,078 35,510 7.35%
Hawaii 1,453 1,825 25.60%
Idaho 968 1,352 39.67%
Illinois 23,916 24,163 1.03%
Indiana 2,402 3,450 43.63%
Iowa 1,228 1,201 -2.20%
Kansas 2,458 2,581 5.00%
Kentucky 2,485 2,700 8.65%
Louisiana 4,252 4,386 3.15%
Maine 751 681 -9.32%
Maryland 17,147 18,138 5.78%
Massachusetts 30,561 36,559 19.63%
Michigan 4,774 5,065 6.10%
Minnesota 6,589 5,506 -16.44%
Mississippi 846 2,210 161.23%
Missouri 2,448 3,676 50.16%
Montana 368 479 30.16%
Nebraska 834 1,336 60.19%
Nevada 6,038 6,943 14.99%
New Hampshire 2,198 2,087 -5.05%
New Jersey 115,049 126,085 9.59%
New Mexico 1,277 2,713 112.45%
New York 156,245 162,869 4.24%
North Carolina 21,881 25,004 14.27%
North Dakota 517 885 71.18%
Ohio 6,716 6,561 -2.31%
Oklahoma 2,171 2,505 15.38%
Oregon 3,129 3,997 27.74%
Pennsylvania 19,299 22,443 16.29%
Puerto Rico 4,085 4,679 14.54%
Rhode Island 8,525 9,088 6.60%
South Carolina 12,747 13,533 6.17%
South Dakota 152 168 10.53%
Tennessee 5,136 5,469 6.48%
Texas 62,402 77,221 23.75%
Utah 4,175 6,011 43.98%
Vermont 706 551 -21.95%
Virginia 17,557 21,536 22.66%
Washington 7,099 8,005 12.76%
West Virginia 586 372 -36.52%
Wisconsin 3,231 4,397 36.09%
Wyoming 186 118 -36.56%

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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