Number of Ukrainian People in the United States

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

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

Total U.S. Ukrainian Population

Population Year
491,174 2019
491,471 2018
494,590 2017
496,948 2016
498,093 2015

The table above shows that between 2015 and 2019 the total Ukrainian population has decreased by 6,919 people.

If this growth were to continue at the same rate, the total population of Ukrainian people by 2023 could be 498,093.

Total U.S. Ukrainian Population By State

We can also look at the data for Ukrainian people in each individual state and whether the Ukrainian 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 948 1,265 33.44%
Alaska 1,656 1,343 -18.90%
Arizona 6,364 5,743 -9.76%
Arkansas 772 818 5.96%
California 60,514 61,866 2.23%
Colorado 6,133 5,699 -7.08%
Connecticut 8,351 8,666 3.77%
Delaware 1,682 1,918 14.03%
District of Columbia 925 1,088 17.62%
Florida 24,847 28,477 14.61%
Georgia 7,788 5,682 -27.04%
Hawaii 506 493 -2.57%
Idaho 1,711 2,665 55.76%
Illinois 30,787 31,379 1.92%
Indiana 4,554 3,436 -24.55%
Iowa 1,037 1,370 32.11%
Kansas 1,209 1,910 57.98%
Kentucky 1,772 1,721 -2.88%
Louisiana 735 753 2.45%
Maine 752 809 7.58%
Maryland 10,446 9,797 -6.21%
Massachusetts 10,282 11,088 7.84%
Michigan 15,550 14,427 -7.22%
Minnesota 7,308 6,856 -6.19%
Mississippi 440 248 -43.64%
Missouri 4,392 4,315 -1.75%
Montana 824 861 4.49%
Nebraska 1,166 1,077 -7.63%
Nevada 2,567 2,311 -9.97%
New Hampshire 1,356 1,674 23.45%
New Jersey 32,306 27,837 -13.83%
New Mexico 773 851 10.09%
New York 77,824 77,128 -0.89%
North Carolina 7,372 8,762 18.86%
North Dakota 1,436 1,329 -7.45%
Ohio 19,606 18,958 -3.31%
Oklahoma 1,286 1,778 38.26%
Oregon 12,616 12,179 -3.46%
Pennsylvania 48,724 45,412 -6.80%
Puerto Rico 90 58 -35.56%
Rhode Island 1,068 1,013 -5.15%
South Carolina 5,177 5,104 -1.41%
South Dakota 1,068 944 -11.61%
Tennessee 3,701 4,212 13.81%
Texas 10,730 10,251 -4.46%
Utah 1,169 1,230 5.22%
Vermont 703 724 2.99%
Virginia 8,379 8,541 1.93%
Washington 41,449 40,486 -2.32%
West Virginia 541 627 15.90%
Wisconsin 4,349 3,755 -13.66%
Wyoming 442 298 -32.58%

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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