Number of Croatian People in the United States

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

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

Total U.S. Croatian Population

Population Year
133,885 2019
139,702 2018
144,047 2017
149,565 2016
153,011 2015

The table above shows that between 2015 and 2019 the total Croatian population has decreased by 19,126 people.

If this growth were to continue at the same rate, the total population of Croatian people by 2023 could be 153,011.

Total U.S. Croatian Population By State

We can also look at the data for Croatian people in each individual state and whether the Croatian 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 643 416 -35.30%
Alaska 225 206 -8.44%
Arizona 3,284 2,668 -18.76%
Arkansas 152 232 52.63%
California 18,466 16,895 -8.51%
Colorado 1,893 2,019 6.66%
Connecticut 1,409 1,432 1.63%
Delaware 176 276 56.82%
District of Columbia 348 195 -43.97%
Florida 7,817 6,775 -13.33%
Georgia 1,836 1,669 -9.10%
Hawaii 173 234 35.26%
Idaho 402 636 58.21%
Illinois 13,042 11,302 -13.34%
Indiana 4,190 3,447 -17.73%
Iowa 1,306 1,293 -1.00%
Kansas 2,395 1,916 -20.00%
Kentucky 419 510 21.72%
Louisiana 1,290 882 -31.63%
Maine 138 31 -77.54%
Maryland 1,533 959 -37.44%
Massachusetts 923 1,190 28.93%
Michigan 6,116 5,591 -8.58%
Minnesota 2,365 2,188 -7.48%
Mississippi 316 370 17.09%
Missouri 3,802 3,320 -12.68%
Montana 1,240 730 -41.13%
Nebraska 972 566 -41.77%
Nevada 1,690 1,710 1.18%
New Hampshire 239 258 7.95%
New Jersey 5,878 5,025 -14.51%
New Mexico 480 396 -17.50%
New York 12,669 10,945 -13.61%
North Carolina 1,948 1,872 -3.90%
North Dakota 141 92 -34.75%
Ohio 13,623 12,216 -10.33%
Oklahoma 278 270 -2.88%
Oregon 1,961 1,761 -10.20%
Pennsylvania 16,322 13,320 -18.39%
Puerto Rico 18 0 -100.00%
Rhode Island 200 144 -28.00%
South Carolina 949 709 -25.29%
South Dakota 244 301 23.36%
Tennessee 888 844 -4.95%
Texas 3,868 3,785 -2.15%
Utah 971 972 0.10%
Vermont 66 120 81.82%
Virginia 2,543 1,748 -31.26%
Washington 5,150 4,284 -16.82%
West Virginia 1,097 531 -51.60%
Wisconsin 4,778 4,496 -5.90%
Wyoming 157 138 -12.10%

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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