Number of Lebanese People in the United States

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

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

Total U.S. Lebanese Population

Population Year
226,999 2019
230,066 2018
233,698 2017
235,016 2016
236,422 2015

The table above shows that between 2015 and 2019 the total Lebanese population has decreased by 9,423 people.

If this growth were to continue at the same rate, the total population of Lebanese people by 2023 could be 236,422.

Total U.S. Lebanese Population By State

We can also look at the data for Lebanese people in each individual state and whether the Lebanese 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 2,604 2,016 -22.58%
Alaska 221 100 -54.75%
Arizona 3,733 3,943 5.63%
Arkansas 537 472 -12.10%
California 30,295 29,673 -2.05%
Colorado 2,508 2,261 -9.85%
Connecticut 3,803 3,090 -18.75%
Delaware 249 465 86.75%
District of Columbia 512 539 5.27%
Florida 16,307 16,622 1.93%
Georgia 4,870 4,075 -16.32%
Hawaii 220 263 19.55%
Idaho 145 142 -2.07%
Illinois 5,182 5,290 2.08%
Indiana 1,617 1,786 10.45%
Iowa 947 1,347 42.24%
Kansas 1,539 1,176 -23.59%
Kentucky 1,417 1,371 -3.25%
Louisiana 2,781 2,419 -13.02%
Maine 631 639 1.27%
Maryland 3,404 2,712 -20.33%
Massachusetts 14,471 12,452 -13.95%
Michigan 39,973 40,509 1.34%
Minnesota 2,426 2,431 0.21%
Mississippi 1,619 1,095 -32.37%
Missouri 1,939 2,272 17.17%
Montana 329 222 -32.52%
Nebraska 559 459 -17.89%
Nevada 2,345 1,618 -31.00%
New Hampshire 2,211 1,848 -16.42%
New Jersey 6,692 6,489 -3.03%
New Mexico 673 775 15.16%
New York 12,719 13,162 3.48%
North Carolina 4,614 4,443 -3.71%
North Dakota 114 74 -35.09%
Ohio 14,100 12,305 -12.73%
Oklahoma 2,926 1,928 -34.11%
Oregon 1,415 1,758 24.24%
Pennsylvania 7,392 6,289 -14.92%
Puerto Rico 154 150 -2.60%
Rhode Island 1,790 1,482 -17.21%
South Carolina 2,357 2,382 1.06%
South Dakota 109 123 12.84%
Tennessee 2,196 1,742 -20.67%
Texas 15,781 17,338 9.87%
Utah 671 645 -3.87%
Vermont 515 545 5.83%
Virginia 7,241 7,098 -1.97%
Washington 2,881 2,990 3.78%
West Virginia 1,627 1,222 -24.89%
Wisconsin 1,116 882 -20.97%
Wyoming 99 20 -79.80%

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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