Number of Filipino People in the United States

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

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

Total U.S. Filipino Population

Population Year
2,875,514 2019
2,843,071 2018
2,809,791 2017
2,750,811 2016
2,717,844 2015

The table above shows that between 2015 and 2019 the total Filipino population has increased by 157,670 people.

If this growth were to continue at the same rate, the total population of Filipino people by 2023 could be 3,033,184.

Total U.S. Filipino Population By State

We can also look at the data for Filipino people in each individual state and whether the Filipino 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 5,586 6,517 16.67%
Alaska 23,357 26,939 15.34%
Arizona 36,976 43,438 17.48%
Arkansas 4,623 4,673 1.08%
California 1,247,073 1,288,414 3.32%
Colorado 13,900 17,942 29.08%
Connecticut 13,425 11,574 -13.79%
Delaware 3,481 3,775 8.45%
District of Columbia 2,946 3,173 7.71%
Florida 97,381 105,591 8.43%
Georgia 20,891 23,429 12.15%
Hawaii 202,501 215,294 6.32%
Idaho 3,595 4,302 19.67%
Illinois 120,321 123,239 2.43%
Indiana 12,064 14,321 18.71%
Iowa 4,059 5,729 41.14%
Kansas 5,709 5,751 0.74%
Kentucky 5,368 6,934 29.17%
Louisiana 7,290 8,498 16.57%
Maine 2,241 2,121 -5.35%
Maryland 50,252 50,226 -0.05%
Massachusetts 12,219 14,822 21.30%
Michigan 25,716 25,306 -1.59%
Minnesota 10,003 11,938 19.34%
Mississippi 3,838 4,300 12.04%
Missouri 12,785 14,283 11.72%
Montana 1,302 1,967 51.08%
Nebraska 2,340 3,207 37.05%
Nevada 109,846 125,210 13.99%
New Hampshire 2,389 3,286 37.55%
New Jersey 118,269 111,750 -5.51%
New Mexico 5,473 8,005 46.26%
New York 114,070 113,814 -0.22%
North Carolina 20,812 23,168 11.32%
North Dakota 1,450 2,574 77.52%
Ohio 16,582 19,845 19.68%
Oklahoma 6,248 6,902 10.47%
Oregon 16,901 20,543 21.55%
Pennsylvania 24,680 27,028 9.51%
Puerto Rico 157 94 -40.13%
Rhode Island 2,980 2,526 -15.23%
South Carolina 10,739 13,333 24.15%
South Dakota 1,326 1,426 7.54%
Tennessee 10,323 12,348 19.62%
Texas 118,880 134,348 13.01%
Utah 7,299 8,592 17.71%
Vermont 715 744 4.06%
Virginia 72,616 72,758 0.20%
Washington 93,143 106,492 14.33%
West Virginia 1,970 2,449 24.31%
Wisconsin 8,723 9,572 9.73%
Wyoming 1,168 1,098 -5.99%

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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