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Vital Statistics:
Jewish Population in the United States,
by State

(1899 - Present)


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State Jewish Population (1899)
Jewish Population (2015)°
Population Change
Percentage of State Population
(2015)
Total 1,043,800 7,160,000
+6,116,200
3%
6,000
17,900
+11,900
0.49%
--
6,175
+6,175
0.8%
2,000
108,300
+106,300
2.1%
4,000
10,700
+6,700
0.49%
35,000
1,047,600
+1,012,600
3.6%
10,500
100,100
+89,600
2.5%
6,000
97,000
+91,000
3.6%
3,000
19,100
+16,100
2.7%
3,500
46,600
+43,100
9%
2,500
846,700
+844,200
5.4%
7,000
115,100
+108,100
1.5%
--
7,280
+7,280
0.5%
2,000
7,100
+5,100
0.6%
95,000
401,400
+306,400
4.2%
25,000
34,900
+9,900
0.72%
5,000
22,500
+17,500
0.98%
3,500
2,600
-900
0.12%
12,000
19,000
+7,000
0.58%
20,000
30,700
+10,700
0.89%
5,000
22,300
+17,300
2.15%
35,000
213,300
+178,300
4.7%
20,000
345,400
+325,400
6.7%
9,000
105,200
+96,200
1.41%
6,000
58,800
+52,800
1.45%
5,000
9,000
+4,000
0.4%
35,000
98,200
+63,200
2.2%
2,500
6,000
+3,500
0.77%
2,000
16,800
+14,800
1.22%
2,500
78,600
+76,100
3.6%
1,000
25,400
+24,400
2,48%
25,000
484,600
+459,600
7.2%
2,000
19,000
+17,000
1.2%
400,000
1,626,800
+1,226,800
10.8%
12,000
120,000
+108,000
1.6%
1,750
800
-950
0.1%
50,000
173,700
+123,700
2%
--
14,300
+14,300
0.5%
6,000
38,100
+32,100
1.24%
95,000
324,700
+229,700
3.35%
3,500
25,400
+21,900
3.17%
8,000
35,900
+27,900
0.98%
1,750
1,200
-550
0.2%
15,000
42,300
+27,300
0.85%
15,000
170,700
+155,700
0.89%
5,000
11,600
+6,600
0.57%
1,000
15,300
+14,300
3.2%
18,000
141,700
+123,700
2.25%
2,800
76,600
+73,800
1.5%
6,000
8,500
+2,500
0.6%
10,000
34,700
+24,700
0.8%
1,000
2,200
+1,200
0.5%
Total 1,043,800 7,160,000
+6,116,200
3%

° This includes all Jewish individuals, adults and children. Data from the U.S. Census Bureau. State Characteristics Vintage 2014: Population Estimates by Age, Sex, Race, and Hispanic Origin.
^ Data for Alaska and Hawaii Jewish population 2015 is not yet available, numbers reflect 2014 figures.


Sources: Ira M. Sheskin and Arnold Dashefsky (Editors), “Jewish Population in the United States, 2014.” American Jewish Year Book (2014) (Dordrecht: Springer) p. 143-211;
American Jewish Year Book (Philadelphia: The Jewish Publication Society of America, 1899): 284. The estimates are based on the tables of Mr. D. Sulzberger;
For more information, see the Jewish Databank;
Census.gov
;

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