Number of Haitian People in the United States

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

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

Total U.S. Haitian Population

Population Year
871,045 2019
862,390 2018
850,369 2017
839,806 2016
816,017 2015

The table above shows that between 2015 and 2019 the total Haitian population has increased by 55,028 people.

If this growth were to continue at the same rate, the total population of Haitian people by 2023 could be 926,073.

Total U.S. Haitian Population By State

We can also look at the data for Haitian people in each individual state and whether the Haitian 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 1,058 1,678 58.60%
Alaska 162 131 -19.14%
Arizona 1,226 1,238 0.98%
Arkansas 116 166 43.10%
California 4,967 7,670 54.42%
Colorado 868 1,132 30.41%
Connecticut 15,854 17,343 9.39%
Delaware 2,580 4,935 91.28%
District of Columbia 761 1,269 66.75%
Florida 407,829 438,098 7.42%
Georgia 21,965 21,492 -2.15%
Hawaii 236 362 53.39%
Idaho 146 181 23.97%
Illinois 6,385 6,241 -2.26%
Indiana 1,433 1,775 23.87%
Iowa 790 968 22.53%
Kansas 223 612 174.44%
Kentucky 938 1,102 17.48%
Louisiana 2,407 1,649 -31.49%
Maine 232 341 46.98%
Maryland 10,429 12,497 19.83%
Massachusetts 65,454 73,673 12.56%
Michigan 1,972 2,422 22.82%
Minnesota 601 1,273 111.81%
Mississippi 146 354 142.47%
Missouri 829 1,509 82.03%
Montana 50 72 44.00%
Nebraska 439 355 -19.13%
Nevada 550 1,062 93.09%
New Hampshire 1,381 1,034 -25.13%
New Jersey 51,065 58,359 14.28%
New Mexico 128 228 78.13%
New York 169,850 158,514 -6.67%
North Carolina 3,931 6,413 63.14%
North Dakota 120 426 255.00%
Ohio 1,528 2,043 33.70%
Oklahoma 269 561 108.55%
Oregon 503 584 16.10%
Pennsylvania 18,026 20,052 11.24%
Puerto Rico 298 361 21.14%
Rhode Island 3,246 3,720 14.60%
South Carolina 1,396 1,442 3.30%
South Dakota 53 143 169.81%
Tennessee 2,116 2,057 -2.79%
Texas 4,421 6,501 47.05%
Utah 411 247 -39.90%
Vermont 131 156 19.08%
Virginia 4,719 4,779 1.27%
Washington 1,389 1,493 7.49%
West Virginia 275 127 -53.82%
Wisconsin 344 560 62.79%
Wyoming 69 6 -91.30%

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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