Number of Peruvian People in the United States

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

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

Total U.S. Peruvian Population

Population Year
675,247 2020
664,549 2019
655,591 2018
647,603 2017
629,725 2016
620,074 2015

The table above shows that between 2015 and 2020 the total Peruvian population has increased by 55,173 people.

If this growth were to continue at the same rate, the total population of Peruvian people by 2025 could be 730,420.

Total U.S. Peruvian Population By State

We can also look at the data for Peruvian people in each individual state and whether the Peruvian 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 1,057 1,665 57.52%
Alaska 651 1,106 69.89%
Arizona 5,419 5,866 8.25%
Arkansas 1,155 680 -41.13%
California 105,586 110,053 4.23%
Colorado 6,747 9,090 34.73%
Connecticut 20,558 19,506 -5.12%
Delaware 723 1,069 47.86%
District of Columbia 1,804 2,654 47.12%
Florida 121,061 128,819 6.41%
Georgia 11,074 11,305 2.09%
Hawaii 688 962 39.83%
Idaho 1,034 2,482 140.04%
Illinois 11,480 13,505 17.64%
Indiana 2,379 3,029 27.32%
Iowa 551 868 57.53%
Kansas 1,551 1,861 19.99%
Kentucky 1,794 1,888 5.24%
Louisiana 1,304 1,539 18.02%
Maine 382 742 94.24%
Maryland 20,829 25,426 22.07%
Massachusetts 11,764 9,773 -16.92%
Michigan 2,599 2,755 6.00%
Minnesota 2,404 3,224 34.11%
Mississippi 992 927 -6.55%
Missouri 2,298 1,653 -28.07%
Montana 532 330 -37.97%
Nebraska 862 871 1.04%
Nevada 6,177 6,307 2.10%
New Hampshire 467 921 97.22%
New Jersey 82,080 85,876 4.62%
New Mexico 612 1,692 176.47%
New York 75,703 78,041 3.09%
North Carolina 9,433 10,191 8.04%
North Dakota 147 45 -69.39%
Ohio 4,221 5,595 32.55%
Oklahoma 1,932 2,598 34.47%
Oregon 3,171 3,950 24.57%
Pennsylvania 10,730 12,286 14.50%
Puerto Rico 1,304 1,538 17.94%
Rhode Island 1,528 1,139 -25.46%
South Carolina 2,972 2,238 -24.70%
South Dakota 401 442 10.22%
Tennessee 2,276 3,858 69.51%
Texas 26,390 34,463 30.59%
Utah 7,878 11,242 42.70%
Vermont 264 352 33.33%
Virginia 35,047 38,927 11.07%
Washington 6,403 8,030 25.41%
West Virginia 1,024 680 -33.59%
Wisconsin 1,784 2,195 23.04%
Wyoming 156 531 240.38%

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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