Number of Latvian People in the United States

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

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

Total U.S. Latvian Population

Population Year
34,475 2019
35,533 2018
36,457 2017
37,179 2016
37,090 2015

The table above shows that between 2015 and 2019 the total Latvian population has decreased by 2,615 people.

If this growth were to continue at the same rate, the total population of Latvian people by 2023 could be 37,090.

Total U.S. Latvian Population By State

We can also look at the data for Latvian people in each individual state and whether the Latvian 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 198 298 50.51%
Alaska 93 52 -44.09%
Arizona 545 519 -4.77%
Arkansas 60 124 106.67%
California 4,436 3,793 -14.50%
Colorado 901 997 10.65%
Connecticut 737 1,074 45.73%
Delaware 93 115 23.66%
District of Columbia 226 125 -44.69%
Florida 1,918 1,822 -5.01%
Georgia 543 432 -20.44%
Hawaii 116 83 -28.45%
Idaho 145 44 -69.66%
Illinois 2,562 2,588 1.01%
Indiana 841 934 11.06%
Iowa 342 286 -16.37%
Kansas 117 120 2.56%
Kentucky 166 105 -36.75%
Louisiana 49 87 77.55%
Maine 159 161 1.26%
Maryland 1,236 1,221 -1.21%
Massachusetts 1,690 1,296 -23.31%
Michigan 2,272 1,738 -23.50%
Minnesota 1,237 1,071 -13.42%
Mississippi 48 15 -68.75%
Missouri 277 354 27.80%
Montana 55 41 -25.45%
Nebraska 387 342 -11.63%
Nevada 194 307 58.25%
New Hampshire 200 201 0.50%
New Jersey 1,787 1,389 -22.27%
New Mexico 129 125 -3.10%
New York 3,224 3,369 4.50%
North Carolina 582 532 -8.59%
North Dakota 74 89 20.27%
Ohio 1,503 1,065 -29.14%
Oklahoma 220 80 -63.64%
Oregon 511 779 52.45%
Pennsylvania 1,645 1,408 -14.41%
Puerto Rico 0 0 0.00%
Rhode Island 148 18 -87.84%
South Carolina 262 329 25.57%
South Dakota 84 9 -89.29%
Tennessee 243 152 -37.45%
Texas 1,074 814 -24.21%
Utah 59 121 105.08%
Vermont 116 136 17.24%
Virginia 779 1,041 33.63%
Washington 1,399 1,475 5.43%
West Virginia 16 23 43.75%
Wisconsin 1,362 1,173 -13.88%
Wyoming 30 3 -90.00%

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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