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 6 years.

Total U.S. Ukrainian Population

Population Year
491,068 2020
491,174 2019
491,471 2018
494,590 2017
496,948 2016
498,093 2015

The table above shows that between 2015 and 2020 the total Ukrainian population has decreased by 7,025 people.

If this growth were to continue at the same rate, the total population of Ukrainian people by 2025 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 2020.

For more details on the historical population figures for each state, click the link in the table below.

State 2015 2020 Change (%)
Alabama 948 1,134 19.62%
Alaska 1,656 1,069 -35.45%
Arizona 6,364 5,781 -9.16%
Arkansas 772 765 -0.91%
California 60,514 62,158 2.72%
Colorado 6,133 5,944 -3.08%
Connecticut 8,351 8,757 4.86%
Delaware 1,682 1,794 6.66%
District of Columbia 925 1,002 8.32%
Florida 24,847 27,517 10.75%
Georgia 7,788 5,240 -32.72%
Hawaii 506 512 1.19%
Idaho 1,711 2,518 47.17%
Illinois 30,787 30,945 0.51%
Indiana 4,554 4,315 -5.25%
Iowa 1,037 1,335 28.74%
Kansas 1,209 1,737 43.67%
Kentucky 1,772 1,995 12.58%
Louisiana 735 747 1.63%
Maine 752 803 6.78%
Maryland 10,446 8,782 -15.93%
Massachusetts 10,282 11,136 8.31%
Michigan 15,550 14,836 -4.59%
Minnesota 7,308 6,576 -10.02%
Mississippi 440 223 -49.32%
Missouri 4,392 4,396 0.09%
Montana 824 1,068 29.61%
Nebraska 1,166 1,448 24.19%
Nevada 2,567 2,285 -10.99%
New Hampshire 1,356 1,497 10.40%
New Jersey 32,306 30,242 -6.39%
New Mexico 773 1,014 31.18%
New York 77,824 74,766 -3.93%
North Carolina 7,372 9,317 26.38%
North Dakota 1,436 1,190 -17.13%
Ohio 19,606 17,904 -8.68%
Oklahoma 1,286 1,865 45.02%
Oregon 12,616 13,116 3.96%
Pennsylvania 48,724 43,392 -10.94%
Puerto Rico 90 62 -31.11%
Rhode Island 1,068 1,135 6.27%
South Carolina 5,177 6,199 19.74%
South Dakota 1,068 1,348 26.22%
Tennessee 3,701 4,393 18.70%
Texas 10,730 10,125 -5.64%
Utah 1,169 1,106 -5.39%
Vermont 703 758 7.82%
Virginia 8,379 8,551 2.05%
Washington 41,449 41,931 1.16%
West Virginia 541 560 3.51%
Wisconsin 4,349 3,386 -22.14%
Wyoming 442 455 2.94%

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 2020.

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