Number of Swiss People in the United States

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

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

Total U.S. Swiss Population

Population Year
208,062 2019
213,901 2018
219,698 2017
225,523 2016
227,219 2015

The table above shows that between 2015 and 2019 the total Swiss population has decreased by 19,157 people.

If this growth were to continue at the same rate, the total population of Swiss people by 2023 could be 227,219.

Total U.S. Swiss Population By State

We can also look at the data for Swiss people in each individual state and whether the Swiss 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 1,203 774 -35.66%
Alaska 1,017 609 -40.12%
Arizona 4,756 3,943 -17.09%
Arkansas 1,315 1,162 -11.63%
California 23,005 21,451 -6.76%
Colorado 5,427 5,069 -6.60%
Connecticut 1,615 1,283 -20.56%
Delaware 501 446 -10.98%
District of Columbia 299 146 -51.17%
Florida 10,257 8,951 -12.73%
Georgia 3,092 3,599 16.40%
Hawaii 448 455 1.56%
Idaho 2,605 2,445 -6.14%
Illinois 7,205 6,968 -3.29%
Indiana 12,218 11,672 -4.47%
Iowa 2,998 3,079 2.70%
Kansas 3,492 3,027 -13.32%
Kentucky 3,539 3,006 -15.06%
Louisiana 914 755 -17.40%
Maine 315 533 69.21%
Maryland 2,591 2,149 -17.06%
Massachusetts 2,429 2,494 2.68%
Michigan 5,368 5,274 -1.75%
Minnesota 3,316 2,700 -18.58%
Mississippi 918 717 -21.90%
Missouri 6,466 6,664 3.06%
Montana 1,217 1,308 7.48%
Nebraska 1,475 1,176 -20.27%
Nevada 2,179 1,524 -30.06%
New Hampshire 714 409 -42.72%
New Jersey 3,510 2,640 -24.79%
New Mexico 896 660 -26.34%
New York 9,220 9,401 1.96%
North Carolina 4,373 4,118 -5.83%
North Dakota 263 277 5.32%
Ohio 19,285 16,751 -13.14%
Oklahoma 1,897 1,216 -35.90%
Oregon 6,430 6,044 -6.00%
Pennsylvania 17,823 17,755 -0.38%
Puerto Rico 0 0 0.00%
Rhode Island 309 268 -13.27%
South Carolina 2,257 2,084 -7.67%
South Dakota 651 483 -25.81%
Tennessee 2,982 2,878 -3.49%
Texas 7,877 7,673 -2.59%
Utah 8,785 7,560 -13.94%
Vermont 405 336 -17.04%
Virginia 4,491 4,280 -4.70%
Washington 8,420 7,431 -11.75%
West Virginia 1,057 948 -10.31%
Wisconsin 12,599 10,886 -13.60%
Wyoming 795 585 -26.42%

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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  • "Number of Swiss People in the United States". NameCensus.com. Accessed on December 3, 2021. http://namecensus.com/ancestry/swiss/.

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