Number of Other Arab People in the United States

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

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

Total U.S. Other Arab Population

Population Year
274,511 2019
263,416 2018
249,525 2017
236,780 2016
215,227 2015

The table above shows that between 2015 and 2019 the total Other Arab population has increased by 59,284 people.

If this growth were to continue at the same rate, the total population of Other Arab people by 2023 could be 333,795.

Total U.S. Other Arab Population By State

We can also look at the data for Other Arab people in each individual state and whether the Other Arab 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 1,271 1,065 -16.21%
Alaska 109 33 -69.72%
Arizona 3,944 6,011 52.41%
Arkansas 539 846 56.96%
California 37,634 46,896 24.61%
Colorado 3,848 3,848 0.00%
Connecticut 2,720 3,596 32.21%
Delaware 307 364 18.57%
District of Columbia 479 444 -7.31%
Florida 8,838 10,987 24.32%
Georgia 3,104 3,986 28.41%
Hawaii 132 84 -36.36%
Idaho 766 1,073 40.08%
Illinois 9,688 13,669 41.09%
Indiana 2,385 3,765 57.86%
Iowa 1,094 1,129 3.20%
Kansas 1,725 1,397 -19.01%
Kentucky 2,700 3,333 23.44%
Louisiana 1,839 1,646 -10.49%
Maine 247 234 -5.26%
Maryland 2,890 4,688 62.21%
Massachusetts 6,737 7,442 10.46%
Michigan 22,155 30,898 39.46%
Minnesota 2,582 3,227 24.98%
Mississippi 393 878 123.41%
Missouri 3,120 3,470 11.22%
Montana 204 344 68.63%
Nebraska 1,111 1,371 23.40%
Nevada 1,304 1,271 -2.53%
New Hampshire 775 390 -49.68%
New Jersey 5,962 6,820 14.39%
New Mexico 206 561 172.33%
New York 24,540 29,993 22.22%
North Carolina 2,739 3,502 27.86%
North Dakota 190 408 114.74%
Ohio 8,396 9,818 16.94%
Oklahoma 1,340 1,757 31.12%
Oregon 3,097 3,083 -0.45%
Pennsylvania 5,930 6,896 16.29%
Puerto Rico 7 10 42.86%
Rhode Island 367 737 100.82%
South Carolina 1,079 877 -18.72%
South Dakota 86 276 220.93%
Tennessee 5,242 8,763 67.17%
Texas 13,076 21,054 61.01%
Utah 1,270 1,000 -21.26%
Vermont 116 164 41.38%
Virginia 11,490 12,297 7.02%
Washington 3,566 4,867 36.48%
West Virginia 532 638 19.92%
Wisconsin 1,295 2,470 90.73%
Wyoming 68 145 113.24%

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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