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Vital Statistics: Metropolitan Areas With The Largest Jewish Population Worldwide

(2019)

Rank
Metro Area
Country
Jewish Population
% of Metro
% of World Jewry
1
Israel
3,569,500
91.1%
24.3%
2
New York - Newark - Jersey City
United States
2,107,800
10.6%
14.3%
3
Israel
932,900
72.6%
6.3%
4
Israel
625,600
66.8%
4.3%
5
Los Angeles - Long Beach - Anaheim
United States
617,500
4.6%
4.2%
6
Miami - Fort Lauderdale - Pompano Beach
United States
535,500
8.6%
3.6%
7
Washington - Arlington - Alexandria
United States
297,300
4.8%
2.0%
8
Chicago - Naperville - Elgin
United States
294,300
3.1%
2.0%
9
Philadelphia - Camden - Wilmington
United States
283,400
4.6%
1.9%
10
France
275,000
2.3%
1.9%
11
Boston - Cambridge - Newton
United States
257,500
3.6%
1.8%
12
San Francisco - Oakland - Berkeley
United States
244,00
5.2%
1.7%
13
Israel
221,300
57.5%
1.5%
14
United Kingdom
195,000
1.0%
1.3%
15
Canada
190,000
3.1%
1.3%

Source: Sergio DellaPergola, “World Jewish Population, 2019,” in Arnold Dashefsky and Ira M. Sheskin (eds.), The American Jewish Year Book, 2019, Volume 119. Dordrecht: Springer.