Number of Icelander People in the United States

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

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

Total U.S. Icelander Population

Population Year
14,347 2019
14,934 2018
15,372 2017
16,478 2016
16,901 2015

The table above shows that between 2015 and 2019 the total Icelander population has decreased by 2,554 people.

If this growth were to continue at the same rate, the total population of Icelander people by 2023 could be 16,901.

Total U.S. Icelander Population By State

We can also look at the data for Icelander people in each individual state and whether the Icelander 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 46 37 -19.57%
Alaska 138 117 -15.22%
Arizona 510 360 -29.41%
Arkansas 293 8 -97.27%
California 1,753 1,984 13.18%
Colorado 373 344 -7.77%
Connecticut 139 130 -6.47%
Delaware 24 8 -66.67%
District of Columbia 73 96 31.51%
Florida 1,051 1,050 -0.10%
Georgia 180 318 76.67%
Hawaii 26 51 96.15%
Idaho 258 242 -6.20%
Illinois 486 178 -63.37%
Indiana 124 45 -63.71%
Iowa 145 74 -48.97%
Kansas 50 55 10.00%
Kentucky 67 48 -28.36%
Louisiana 48 425 785.42%
Maine 48 2 -95.83%
Maryland 220 228 3.64%
Massachusetts 273 300 9.89%
Michigan 154 230 49.35%
Minnesota 874 707 -19.11%
Mississippi 117 7 -94.02%
Missouri 67 125 86.57%
Montana 94 130 38.30%
Nebraska 67 39 -41.79%
Nevada 165 154 -6.67%
New Hampshire 32 13 -59.38%
New Jersey 216 149 -31.02%
New Mexico 152 84 -44.74%
New York 616 456 -25.97%
North Carolina 403 202 -49.88%
North Dakota 898 589 -34.41%
Ohio 237 306 29.11%
Oklahoma 324 84 -74.07%
Oregon 414 278 -32.85%
Pennsylvania 161 313 94.41%
Puerto Rico 7 0 -100.00%
Rhode Island 42 72 71.43%
South Carolina 51 79 54.90%
South Dakota 38 25 -34.21%
Tennessee 83 131 57.83%
Texas 840 618 -26.43%
Utah 1,133 848 -25.15%
Vermont 0 4 100.00%
Virginia 549 453 -17.49%
Washington 2,340 1,754 -25.04%
West Virginia 39 16 -58.97%
Wisconsin 441 311 -29.48%
Wyoming 29 70 141.38%

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 2019.