New Hampshire Ancestry and Population Demographic Data

On this page, you'll find details on the largest ethnic ancestries in New Hampshire, with links to ancestry pages to research more data.

Below, we'll show you the full list of different ancestries reported in New Hampshire for the past 5 years. These start from the latest figures from the Census Bureau for 2019, back to 2015.

To make the surfacing of this data easier, we've listed it in descending order based on the most recent year of data available, which means that past years may not be in the correct descending order.

All ancestry labels below are the grouping terms used by the U.S. Census Bureau and are not labels that Name Census has provided.

New Hampshire Ancestry Data

Ancestry 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019
White 1,241,313 1,243,594 1,244,260 1,250,014 1,252,128
Irish 79,218 79,145 76,394 74,303 71,702
English 71,439 67,942 66,408 63,243 61,622
French Canadian 62,826 63,210 63,341 64,285 65,018
American 62,207 57,592 53,123 50,377 49,556
French 61,647 59,752 55,525 51,223 46,282
Hispanic or Latino 42,141 43,500 45,266 48,356 50,493
Italian 40,301 39,959 38,994 38,229 37,026
Asian 31,364 32,094 33,313 36,124 36,180
German 27,254 26,672 25,858 24,533 23,281
African American 17,439 17,483 18,632 20,516 21,546
Polish 15,779 15,339 14,646 13,849 13,636
Scottish 15,065 14,348 13,452 12,701 11,902
Puerto Rican 12,729 12,857 13,675 15,850 17,483
European 12,401 12,636 12,789 13,794 14,607
Mexican 10,002 9,642 9,585 8,686 8,262
Asian Indian 9,590 9,346 10,015 10,458 10,328
Canadian 9,313 9,069 8,122 7,607 6,770
Some Other Race 7,273 7,112 7,016 6,629 7,510
Chinese 6,884 6,993 6,924 7,395 7,421
Greek 6,771 7,011 6,674 6,679 6,155
Swedish 6,570 6,017 5,675 5,151 4,772
Scotch-Irish 5,894 5,744 5,262 5,145 5,278
Portuguese 5,662 5,683 6,000 5,471 6,342
Total Arab 4,843 4,555 4,710 4,176 3,703
Dominican 4,578 5,845 6,495 7,197 7,833
Subsaharan African 4,522 4,630 5,079 6,263 6,420
British 3,736 3,996 4,410 4,578 5,058
Russian 3,712 3,692 3,609 3,667 3,441
Finnish 3,334 3,316 3,111 3,185 2,902
Dutch 2,812 2,606 2,861 2,820 2,539
Norwegian 2,723 2,784 2,692 2,643 2,663
West Indian (except Hispanic groups) 2,439 2,160 2,319 2,234 2,397
Filipino 2,389 2,584 2,747 3,022 3,286
Korean 2,284 2,389 2,440 2,433 2,483
Lebanese 2,211 1,992 2,022 1,971 1,848
Colombian 2,198 2,029 2,273 2,137 2,087
Lithuanian 2,068 2,018 2,156 2,108 2,170
Cuban 1,730 1,778 1,722 2,107 2,057
Welsh 1,618 1,575 1,766 1,559 1,411
Nepalese 1,613 1,691 1,924 2,507 2,313
Brazilian 1,575 1,599 1,573 1,349 1,340
American Indian 1,512 1,500 1,635 1,543 1,475
Yugoslavian 1,493 1,295 1,094 837 781
Guatemalan 1,417 1,257 1,005 1,262 1,323
Haitian 1,381 1,188 1,240 1,123 1,034
Ukrainian 1,356 1,666 1,575 1,653 1,674
Spaniard 1,291 1,405 1,375 1,619 1,531
Eastern European 1,234 1,257 1,817 2,043 2,515
African 1,225 1,429 1,488 2,284 2,479
Hungarian 1,214 1,107 938 952 870
Salvadoran 1,206 1,085 1,176 997 1,043
Romanian 1,194 1,035 1,009 1,079 741
All other Hispanic or Latino 1,165 1,417 1,690 1,787 2,268
Armenian 1,160 1,285 1,129 1,280 1,298
Cambodian 1,036 1,123 957 756 759
Northern European 944 1,051 1,216 1,260 1,947
Scandinavian 942 981 1,143 1,231 1,600
Indonesian 926 1,063 1,071 1,185 1,025
Czech 901 877 816 657 625
Honduran 901 945 1,049 1,276 1,591
Danish 879 821 884 836 833
Spanish 872 780 743 515 509
Ecuadorian 835 858 996 982 687
Pakistani 777 834 788 679 519
Other Arab 775 820 866 473 390
Jamaican 764 664 843 910 1,111
Japanese 738 877 866 944 970
Swiss 714 656 601 526 409
Two or more Asian 695 709 761 849 814
Laotian 677 675 442 595 618
Uruguayan 623 758 615 686 651
Austrian 617 721 777 694 681
Other Subsaharan African 596 645 639 814 786
Somali 509 231 21 406 344
Slovak 492 528 506 420 380
Sudanese 489 592 1,019 904 1,060
Peruvian 467 501 555 699 802
Jordanian 448 137 80 67 79
Chilean 444 445 471 574 443
Albanian 438 487 553 780 917
Thai 437 435 669 813 957
Zimbabwean 421 405 440 294 219
Bhutanese 418 439 507 772 721
Turkish 411 483 428 675 483
Moroccan 367 211 220 196 172
South African 340 278 245 155 125
Belgian 320 326 256 231 265
Argentinean 318 238 287 434 408
Iraqi 315 474 630 572 471
Kenyan 307 419 343 362 374
Panamanian 305 312 300 352 295
Other Asian, not specified 295 366 334 334 453
Venezuelan 294 450 371 263 322
Costa Rican 285 344 363 470 517
Arab 284 213 273 254 167
Egyptian 258 523 508 495 405
Iranian 243 351 335 479 470
Croatian 239 241 244 295 258
Ethiopian 230 224 268 244 283
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander 228 229 289 359 443
Taiwanese 219 247 318 299 291
Czechoslovakian 212 165 170 213 120
Bulgarian 208 252 252 231 246
Australian 202 133 65 69 78
Bangladeshi 201 63 140 144 167
Latvian 200 197 219 196 201
Nigerian 188 181 296 279 194
Israeli 184 204 161 128 134
Nicaraguan 178 238 196 233 248
Celtic 172 209 351 361 567
Slavic 171 154 85 77 78
Paraguayan 150 174 143 55 64
Bolivian 138 142 181 175 69
Syrian 133 113 91 98 125
West Indian 128 127 42 81 107
Pennsylvania German 108 118 164 191 220
Serbian 94 116 169 253 289
Malaysian 81 100 59 77 68
Maltese 68 65 37 39 0
Cajun 67 78 49 62 59
Cape Verdean 62 54 60 109 128
Liberian 57 90 107 153 126
Belizean 55 51 31 33 9
Trinidadian and Tobagonian 54 60 70 33 56
Palestinian 52 72 20 50 46
Ghanaian 45 29 67 173 225
Sri Lankan 33 42 37 36 19
Estonian 33 26 64 125 132
Burmese 33 31 25 36 159
Icelander 32 5 3 4 13
Senegalese 32 28 6 0 0
Macedonian 32 13 16 0 0
Slovene 29 24 26 43 36
British West Indian 27 45 51 12 23
Cypriot 25 17 17 0 0
Bahamian 24 20 0 0 2
Ugandan 21 25 80 86 77
Alsatian 17 19 32 17 19
Luxembourger 15 24 25 46 52
Other South American 15 0 0 0 0
Hmong 14 24 23 5 7
Assyrian/Chaldean/Syriac 13 0 0 0 0
Basque 8 15 10 8 7
Dutch West Indian 6 5 3 0 0
Alaska Native tribes 5 15 23 26 26
Mongolian 4 30 35 28 29

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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