Number of Israeli People in the United States

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

First, let's take a look at the population of Israeli people in the United States for the last 6 years.

Total U.S. Israeli Population

Population Year
79,867 2020
79,222 2019
82,247 2018
85,051 2017
87,526 2016
88,952 2015

The table above shows that between 2015 and 2020 the total Israeli population has decreased by 9,085 people.

If this growth were to continue at the same rate, the total population of Israeli people by 2025 could be 88,952.

Total U.S. Israeli Population By State

We can also look at the data for Israeli people in each individual state and whether the Israeli 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 147 95 -35.37%
Alaska 12 14 16.67%
Arizona 1,047 1,363 30.18%
Arkansas 18 157 772.22%
California 20,797 18,909 -9.08%
Colorado 876 1,049 19.75%
Connecticut 750 889 18.53%
Delaware 59 40 -32.20%
District of Columbia 265 291 9.81%
Florida 10,122 9,660 -4.56%
Georgia 1,554 2,411 55.15%
Hawaii 221 100 -54.75%
Idaho 0 180 100.00%
Illinois 2,550 2,215 -13.14%
Indiana 843 194 -76.99%
Iowa 188 149 -20.74%
Kansas 66 28 -57.58%
Kentucky 261 119 -54.41%
Louisiana 286 366 27.97%
Maine 75 29 -61.33%
Maryland 1,935 1,987 2.69%
Massachusetts 2,156 2,050 -4.92%
Michigan 1,469 1,113 -24.23%
Minnesota 509 500 -1.77%
Mississippi 66 161 143.94%
Missouri 545 456 -16.33%
Montana 18 64 255.56%
Nebraska 58 61 5.17%
Nevada 1,358 1,731 27.47%
New Hampshire 184 40 -78.26%
New Jersey 5,282 5,016 -5.04%
New Mexico 175 45 -74.29%
New York 22,766 17,088 -24.94%
North Carolina 1,101 656 -40.42%
North Dakota 17 0 -100.00%
Ohio 1,168 1,016 -13.01%
Oklahoma 267 259 -3.00%
Oregon 352 508 44.32%
Pennsylvania 2,388 2,304 -3.52%
Puerto Rico 67 55 -17.91%
Rhode Island 93 96 3.23%
South Carolina 589 914 55.18%
South Dakota 5 0 -100.00%
Tennessee 392 250 -36.22%
Texas 2,268 2,676 17.99%
Utah 132 133 0.76%
Vermont 30 16 -46.67%
Virginia 1,373 1,010 -26.44%
Washington 1,658 1,229 -25.87%
West Virginia 135 28 -79.26%
Wisconsin 279 190 -31.90%
Wyoming 47 12 -74.47%

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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