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Jewish Population in the United States by State

(1899 - Present)

State Jewish Population (1899) Jewish Population (2019) Population Change Percentage of State Population
Total 1,043,800 6,968,600 5,924,800 2.1%
Alabama 6,000 10,325 4,325 0.2%
Alaska -- 5,750 5,750 0.8%
Arizona 2,000 106,725 104,725 1.5%
Arkansas 4,000 2,225 -1,775 0.1%
California 35,000 1,182,990 1,147,990 3.0%
Colorado 10,500 102,600 92,100 1.8%
Connecticut 6,000 118,350 112,350 3.3%
Delaware 3,000 15,100 12,100 1.6%
Washington D.C. 3,500 57,300 53,800 8.2%
Florida * 2,500 643,895 641,395 3.0%
Georgia 7,000 128,720 121,720 1.2%
Hawaii -- 7,100 7,100 0.5%
Idaho 2,000 2,125 125 0.1%
Illinois 95,000 297,735 202,735 2.3%
Indiana 25,000 25,245 245 0.4%
Iowa 5,000 5,275 275 0.2%
Kansas 3,500 17,425 13,925 0.6%
Kentucky 12,000 11,200 -800 0.3%
Louisiana 20,000 14,900 -5,100 0.3%
Maine 5,000 12,550 7,550 0.9%
Maryland 35,000 236,600 201,600 3.9%
Massachusetts 20,000 293,080 273,080 4.2%
Michigan 9,000 87,905 78,905 0.9%
Minnesota 6,000 45,600 39,600 0.8%
Mississippi 5,000 1,525 -3,475 0.1%
Missouri 35,000 64,275 29,275 1.0%
Montana 2,500 1,395 -1,105 0.1%
Nebraska 2,000 9,350 7,350 0.5%
Nevada 2,500 76,300 73,800 2.5%
New Hampshire 1,000 10,120 9,120 0.7%
New Jersey 25,000 545,450 520,450 6.1%
New Mexico 2,000 12,625 10,625 0.6%
New York 400,000 1,771,320 1,371,320 9.1%
North Carolina 12,000 45,935 33,935 0.4%
North Dakota 1,750 400 -1,350 0.1%
Ohio 50,000 147,815 97,815 1.3%
Oklahoma -- 4,425 4,425 0.1%
Oregon 6,000 40,650 34,650 1.0%
Pennsylvania 95,000 297,865 202,865 2.3%
Rhode Island 3,500 18,750 15,250 1.8%
South Carolina 8,000 16,820 8,820 0.3%
South Dakota 1,750 250 -1,500 0.0%
Tennessee 15,000 22,800 7,800 0.3%
Texas 15,000 176,480 161,480 0.6%
Utah 5,000 5,650 650 0.2%
Vermont 1,000 7,135 6,135 1.1%
Virginia 18,000 150,595 132,595 1.8%
Washington 2,800 73,435 70,635 1.0%
West Virginia 6,000 2,310 -3,690 0.1%
Wisconsin 10,000 33,055 23,055 0.6%
Wyoming 1,000 1,150 150 0.2%
Total 1,043,800 6,968,600 5,924,800 2.1%
 
*Excludes 65,000 Jews who live in Florida for 3-7 months of the year and are counted in their primary state of residence.
 
Change from 2018