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 5 years.

Total U.S. Israeli Population

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

The table above shows that between 2015 and 2019 the total Israeli population has decreased by 9,730 people.

If this growth were to continue at the same rate, the total population of Israeli people by 2023 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 2019.

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

State 2015 2019 Change (%)
Alabama 147 103 -29.93%
Alaska 12 20 66.67%
Arizona 1,047 1,358 29.70%
Arkansas 18 76 322.22%
California 20,797 18,761 -9.79%
Colorado 876 589 -32.76%
Connecticut 750 838 11.73%
Delaware 59 61 3.39%
District of Columbia 265 204 -23.02%
Florida 10,122 9,629 -4.87%
Georgia 1,554 1,931 24.26%
Hawaii 221 288 30.32%
Idaho 0 0 0.00%
Illinois 2,550 2,332 -8.55%
Indiana 843 288 -65.84%
Iowa 188 169 -10.11%
Kansas 66 49 -25.76%
Kentucky 261 91 -65.13%
Louisiana 286 339 18.53%
Maine 75 45 -40.00%
Maryland 1,935 1,756 -9.25%
Massachusetts 2,156 1,942 -9.93%
Michigan 1,469 1,347 -8.30%
Minnesota 509 352 -30.84%
Mississippi 66 208 215.15%
Missouri 545 461 -15.41%
Montana 18 52 188.89%
Nebraska 58 70 20.69%
Nevada 1,358 1,517 11.71%
New Hampshire 184 134 -27.17%
New Jersey 5,282 4,395 -16.79%
New Mexico 175 71 -59.43%
New York 22,766 17,745 -22.05%
North Carolina 1,101 939 -14.71%
North Dakota 17 11 -35.29%
Ohio 1,168 764 -34.59%
Oklahoma 267 227 -14.98%
Oregon 352 425 20.74%
Pennsylvania 2,388 2,025 -15.20%
Puerto Rico 67 73 8.96%
Rhode Island 93 85 -8.60%
South Carolina 589 938 59.25%
South Dakota 5 0 -100.00%
Tennessee 392 364 -7.14%
Texas 2,268 3,377 48.90%
Utah 132 126 -4.55%
Vermont 30 16 -46.67%
Virginia 1,373 1,114 -18.86%
Washington 1,658 1,327 -19.96%
West Virginia 135 25 -81.48%
Wisconsin 279 218 -21.86%
Wyoming 47 20 -57.45%

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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