Number of Romanian People in the United States

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

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

Total U.S. Romanian Population

Population Year
245,262 2019
243,588 2018
243,910 2017
243,114 2016
247,429 2015

The table above shows that between 2015 and 2019 the total Romanian population has decreased by 2,167 people.

If this growth were to continue at the same rate, the total population of Romanian people by 2023 could be 247,429.

Total U.S. Romanian Population By State

We can also look at the data for Romanian people in each individual state and whether the Romanian 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 626 885 41.37%
Alaska 251 397 58.17%
Arizona 7,601 8,977 18.10%
Arkansas 766 1,068 39.43%
California 36,617 33,802 -7.69%
Colorado 2,793 3,258 16.65%
Connecticut 3,340 2,929 -12.31%
Delaware 393 286 -27.23%
District of Columbia 343 389 13.41%
Florida 19,112 17,924 -6.22%
Georgia 8,700 8,809 1.25%
Hawaii 230 211 -8.26%
Idaho 1,005 757 -24.68%
Illinois 20,287 23,895 17.78%
Indiana 3,096 2,752 -11.11%
Iowa 669 560 -16.29%
Kansas 747 909 21.69%
Kentucky 971 563 -42.02%
Louisiana 931 1,087 16.76%
Maine 264 345 30.68%
Maryland 3,295 2,973 -9.77%
Massachusetts 5,757 4,899 -14.90%
Michigan 15,078 15,040 -0.25%
Minnesota 2,711 2,270 -16.27%
Mississippi 204 117 -42.65%
Missouri 3,012 2,676 -11.16%
Montana 224 401 79.02%
Nebraska 469 421 -10.23%
Nevada 2,275 3,316 45.76%
New Hampshire 1,194 741 -37.94%
New Jersey 9,271 8,097 -12.66%
New Mexico 554 581 4.87%
New York 25,793 24,418 -5.33%
North Carolina 4,750 5,092 7.20%
North Dakota 219 390 78.08%
Ohio 12,706 11,687 -8.02%
Oklahoma 672 789 17.41%
Oregon 7,156 6,686 -6.57%
Pennsylvania 8,429 7,160 -15.06%
Puerto Rico 118 71 -39.83%
Rhode Island 513 613 19.49%
South Carolina 1,520 2,262 48.82%
South Dakota 161 187 16.15%
Tennessee 2,894 4,274 47.68%
Texas 8,303 10,194 22.77%
Utah 739 813 10.01%
Vermont 390 359 -7.95%
Virginia 4,710 4,460 -5.31%
Washington 13,583 12,224 -10.01%
West Virginia 253 346 36.76%
Wisconsin 1,747 1,757 0.57%
Wyoming 105 216 105.71%

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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