Vermont Ancestry and Population Demographic Data

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

Below, we'll show you the full list of different ancestries reported in Vermont 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.

Vermont Ancestry Data

Ancestry 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019
White 594,443 592,965 590,499 589,546 587,883
American 45,932 45,440 45,487 45,143 44,028
English 37,065 35,445 34,396 33,697 31,363
Irish 31,228 30,159 28,323 27,414 27,165
French Canadian 28,558 27,619 26,879 26,938 26,325
French 25,070 23,315 22,260 20,325 18,542
German 14,967 14,134 14,064 13,106 11,900
Italian 14,009 13,664 13,663 13,351 12,612
European 13,545 11,826 11,642 9,965 9,968
Hispanic or Latino 10,691 10,900 11,183 11,677 12,038
Asian 8,774 9,212 9,680 10,579 10,461
Scottish 7,071 7,351 6,996 6,891 6,714
African American 6,949 7,404 7,921 8,058 8,502
Polish 6,504 6,718 6,311 6,145 5,566
Canadian 3,298 3,020 2,934 3,077 2,756
Mexican 3,101 3,480 3,418 3,335 3,969
Puerto Rican 2,963 2,807 2,591 2,648 2,283
Scotch-Irish 2,603 2,392 2,480 2,271 2,463
British 2,420 2,170 2,303 2,440 2,634
Russian 2,079 2,088 1,850 1,543 1,713
Swedish 2,049 2,161 2,122 2,088 2,059
Some Other Race 2,002 2,309 2,197 2,426 2,410
Subsaharan African 1,957 2,196 2,523 2,185 2,647
Dutch 1,913 1,785 1,808 1,792 1,571
Chinese 1,903 2,100 2,462 2,740 2,999
Welsh 1,516 1,509 1,514 1,527 1,446
Norwegian 1,492 1,347 1,449 1,476 1,352
Northern European 1,304 1,328 1,367 1,660 1,825
Total Arab 1,276 1,379 1,537 1,391 1,334
Asian Indian 1,192 1,402 1,640 1,514 1,476
Yugoslavian 1,183 1,236 1,192 1,096 1,111
Eastern European 1,169 1,231 1,220 1,427 1,577
American Indian 1,140 1,216 1,324 1,392 1,407
Korean 1,117 1,057 947 1,070 1,118
Greek 969 978 1,004 945 717
Hungarian 882 878 852 852 718
Spaniard 796 720 875 910 886
Filipino 715 689 694 696 744
Colombian 706 545 510 555 551
Ukrainian 703 760 771 850 724
Nepalese 690 717 1,288 1,545 1,453
African 662 591 635 806 645
Finnish 658 685 647 465 505
Portuguese 637 608 603 565 644
Lithuanian 556 433 453 481 456
Bhutanese 555 687 722 796 541
West Indian (except Hispanic groups) 541 559 620 755 807
Other Subsaharan African 529 626 905 613 826
Lebanese 515 476 651 658 545
Danish 502 504 463 465 472
Scandinavian 496 508 609 709 718
Czech 478 456 468 432 333
Cuban 444 576 704 819 793
Austrian 419 481 392 417 424
All other Hispanic or Latino 418 509 590 635 808
Swiss 405 496 453 360 336
Romanian 390 426 476 366 359
Armenian 341 283 240 252 286
Spanish 335 261 289 215 184
Slovak 309 228 268 236 255
Japanese 305 385 364 512 440
Somali 270 372 321 165 525
Peruvian 264 297 406 492 385
Laotian 252 291 116 122 110
Iraqi 251 321 338 302 289
Guatemalan 250 233 180 200 166
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander 249 206 206 184 325
Jamaican 232 253 289 466 514
Thai 231 177 128 154 132
Dominican 226 314 308 367 541
Burmese 201 158 30 80 287
Indonesian 184 143 40 52 4
Belgian 160 176 98 67 51
Brazilian 159 90 85 69 63
Czechoslovakian 159 166 168 129 123
Argentinean 155 133 180 164 228
Celtic 145 133 133 122 84
Palestinian 134 110 29 23 22
Egyptian 132 208 137 138 149
Haitian 131 161 189 189 156
Serbian 128 73 95 119 176
Nicaraguan 128 116 119 195 193
Two or more Asian 125 134 90 169 172
Ghanaian 125 86 93 25 67
Salvadoran 117 147 172 288 236
Latvian 116 116 131 148 136
Other Arab 116 120 148 151 164
Ethiopian 114 136 113 92 79
Sudanese 108 124 184 203 179
Pennsylvania German 108 104 70 80 59
Honduran 108 119 125 141 61
Chilean 107 117 114 84 71
Ecuadorian 106 128 126 87 89
Slovene 104 64 87 85 58
Guyanese 102 157 200 221 14
Iranian 101 122 183 168 149
Turkish 100 104 97 136 94
Venezuelan 98 54 56 151 239
Bolivian 98 92 117 115 119
Other Asian, not specified 92 94 74 85 42
Australian 91 103 101 102 103
Paraguayan 88 66 91 87 76
Arab 88 84 163 91 104
Taiwanese 86 67 71 70 109
Cambodian 73 92 115 148 111
Trinidadian and Tobagonian 72 61 61 27 53
Slavic 67 145 148 178 133
Croatian 66 56 63 103 120
Pakistani 61 70 52 63 32
Albanian 56 55 127 119 170
Costa Rican 55 52 91 81 83
Nigerian 53 58 62 55 114
South African 48 55 46 50 60
Other South American 45 48 46 22 2
Panamanian 44 62 47 59 59
Barbadian 41 28 20 27 40
Cape Verdean 36 123 154 131 99
United States Virgin Islander 34 25 17 0 0
Israeli 30 27 28 14 16
Jordanian 26 28 36 0 36
West Indian 26 20 20 24 2
Spanish American 20 20 24 23 0
Bulgarian 20 32 34 34 24
Alaska Native tribes 19 19 21 38 18
Uruguayan 19 4 4 4 16
Basque 19 14 18 17 16
Estonian 14 28 19 26 32
Maltese 14 30 28 29 26
Cypriot 13 16 15 0 0
Ugandan 12 16 0 0 0
Macedonian 12 3 3 14 14
Assyrian/Chaldean/Syriac 12 13 12 0 0
Cajun 11 36 42 39 60
Moroccan 10 11 10 10 14
Alsatian 9 8 17 22 19
Bangladeshi 7 9 0 0 0
Malaysian 5 17 18 62 46
Syrian 4 21 25 18 11
New Zealander 4 15 14 29 27
Bermudan 3 2 3 0 0
British West Indian 2 9 15 15 34

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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