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 6 years.

Total U.S. Croatian Population

Population Year
129,190 2020
133,885 2019
139,702 2018
144,047 2017
149,565 2016
153,011 2015

The table above shows that between 2015 and 2020 the total Croatian population has decreased by 23,821 people.

If this growth were to continue at the same rate, the total population of Croatian people by 2025 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 2020.

For more details on the historical population figures for each state, click the link in the table below.

State 2015 2020 Change (%)
Alabama 643 546 -15.09%
Alaska 225 181 -19.56%
Arizona 3,284 2,633 -19.82%
Arkansas 152 227 49.34%
California 18,466 16,495 -10.67%
Colorado 1,893 1,841 -2.75%
Connecticut 1,409 1,448 2.77%
Delaware 176 243 38.07%
District of Columbia 348 124 -64.37%
Florida 7,817 6,540 -16.34%
Georgia 1,836 1,564 -14.81%
Hawaii 173 279 61.27%
Idaho 402 620 54.23%
Illinois 13,042 11,471 -12.05%
Indiana 4,190 3,247 -22.51%
Iowa 1,306 1,271 -2.68%
Kansas 2,395 1,555 -35.07%
Kentucky 419 574 36.99%
Louisiana 1,290 665 -48.45%
Maine 138 90 -34.78%
Maryland 1,533 1,053 -31.31%
Massachusetts 923 1,231 33.37%
Michigan 6,116 5,403 -11.66%
Minnesota 2,365 2,085 -11.84%
Mississippi 316 472 49.37%
Missouri 3,802 3,497 -8.02%
Montana 1,240 653 -47.34%
Nebraska 972 358 -63.17%
Nevada 1,690 1,821 7.75%
New Hampshire 239 110 -53.97%
New Jersey 5,878 4,789 -18.53%
New Mexico 480 376 -21.67%
New York 12,669 10,430 -17.67%
North Carolina 1,948 1,508 -22.59%
North Dakota 141 96 -31.91%
Ohio 13,623 12,029 -11.70%
Oklahoma 278 355 27.70%
Oregon 1,961 1,796 -8.41%
Pennsylvania 16,322 12,914 -20.88%
Puerto Rico 18 0 -100.00%
Rhode Island 200 163 -18.50%
South Carolina 949 957 0.84%
South Dakota 244 224 -8.20%
Tennessee 888 719 -19.03%
Texas 3,868 3,416 -11.69%
Utah 971 1,246 28.32%
Vermont 66 103 56.06%
Virginia 2,543 1,397 -45.06%
Washington 5,150 3,762 -26.95%
West Virginia 1,097 358 -67.37%
Wisconsin 4,778 4,130 -13.56%
Wyoming 157 125 -20.38%

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 2020.

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