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 5 years.

Total U.S. Peruvian Population

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

The table above shows that between 2015 and 2019 the total Peruvian population has increased by 44,475 people.

If this growth were to continue at the same rate, the total population of Peruvian people by 2023 could be 709,024.

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 2019.

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

State 2015 2019 Change (%)
Alabama 1,057 1,585 49.95%
Alaska 651 994 52.69%
Arizona 5,419 6,066 11.94%
Arkansas 1,155 709 -38.61%
California 105,586 108,165 2.44%
Colorado 6,747 8,088 19.88%
Connecticut 20,558 19,764 -3.86%
Delaware 723 902 24.76%
District of Columbia 1,804 2,297 27.33%
Florida 121,061 125,759 3.88%
Georgia 11,074 10,909 -1.49%
Hawaii 688 948 37.79%
Idaho 1,034 2,064 99.61%
Illinois 11,480 12,734 10.92%
Indiana 2,379 3,381 42.12%
Iowa 551 731 32.67%
Kansas 1,551 1,611 3.87%
Kentucky 1,794 1,741 -2.95%
Louisiana 1,304 1,769 35.66%
Maine 382 694 81.68%
Maryland 20,829 25,092 20.47%
Massachusetts 11,764 10,374 -11.82%
Michigan 2,599 2,877 10.70%
Minnesota 2,404 2,817 17.18%
Mississippi 992 546 -44.96%
Missouri 2,298 2,077 -9.62%
Montana 532 363 -31.77%
Nebraska 862 906 5.10%
Nevada 6,177 7,725 25.06%
New Hampshire 467 802 71.73%
New Jersey 82,080 88,387 7.68%
New Mexico 612 1,224 100.00%
New York 75,703 77,648 2.57%
North Carolina 9,433 10,850 15.02%
North Dakota 147 46 -68.71%
Ohio 4,221 6,206 47.03%
Oklahoma 1,932 2,588 33.95%
Oregon 3,171 4,040 27.40%
Pennsylvania 10,730 11,259 4.93%
Puerto Rico 1,304 1,510 15.80%
Rhode Island 1,528 1,215 -20.48%
South Carolina 2,972 2,752 -7.40%
South Dakota 401 296 -26.18%
Tennessee 2,276 2,984 31.11%
Texas 26,390 30,641 16.11%
Utah 7,878 9,221 17.05%
Vermont 264 385 45.83%
Virginia 35,047 39,208 11.87%
Washington 6,403 7,822 22.16%
West Virginia 1,024 798 -22.07%
Wisconsin 1,784 2,148 20.40%
Wyoming 156 341 118.59%

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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