Amish Population, 2017

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Map of Amish population by state/province, 2017


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Amish population, 2017

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Amish population, 2017 (alphabetical order)

United States
STATE SETTLEMENTS DISTRICTS ESTIMATED
POPULATION
Arkansas 2 2 235
Colorado 4 5 485
Delaware 1 10 1,595
Florida 1 2 75
Idaho 1 1 75
Illinois 19 56 7,505
Indiana 23 380 53,075
Iowa 23 65 8,985
Kansas 7 16 1,775
Kentucky 42 91 12,060
Maine 6 7 665
Maryland 3 11 1,605
Michigan 47 117 15,040
Minnesota 21 37 4,090
Mississippi 1 2 255
Missouri 42 98 12,320
Montana 7 9 780
Nebraska 5 6 420
New York 55 146 18,575
North Carolina 2 2 235
Ohio 61 560 73,780
Oklahoma 4 7 645
Pennsylvania 55 497 74,250
South Dakota 1 1 75
Tennessee 10 24 3,035
Texas 1 1 60
Vermont 1 1 40
Virginia 7 9 1,040
West Virginia 3 3 245
Wisconsin 53 150 20,095
Wyoming 1 1 100
TOTAL 509 2,317 313,215
Canada
PROVINCE SETTLEMENTS DISTRICTS ESTIMATED
POPULATION
New Brunswick 1 1 30
Ontario 18 43 5,030
Prince Edward Island 2 2 115
TOTAL 21 46 5,175
South America
COUNTRY SETTLEMENTS DISTRICTS ESTIMATED
POPULATION
Argentina 1 1 50
Bolivia 1 1 35
TOTAL 2 2 85

Note: Population figures include both adults and children. Estimates were calculated using a variety of sources including Raber’s New American Almanac, reports by correspondents in Die BotschaftThe Budget, and The Diary, settlement directories, regional newsletters, and settlement informants. The table includes all Amish groups that use horse-and-buggy transportation, but excludes car-driving groups such as the Beachy Amish and Amish Mennonites.

Amish population 2017 (ordered by estimated population)

United States
STATE SETTLEMENTS DISTRICTS ESTIMATED
POPULATION
Pennsylvania 55 497 74,250
Ohio 61 560 73,780
Indiana 23 380 53,075
Wisconsin 53 150 20,095
New York 55 146 18,575
Michigan 47 117 15,040
Missouri 42 98 12,320
Kentucky 42 91 12,060
Iowa 23 65 8,985
Illinois 19 56 7,505
Minnesota 21 37 4,090
Tennessee 10 24 3,035
Kansas 7 16 1,775
Maryland 3 11 1,605
Delaware 1 10 1,595
Virginia 7 9 1,040
Montana 7 9 780
Maine 6 7 665
Oklahoma 4 7 645
Colorado 4 5 485
Nebraska 5 6 420
Mississippi 1 2 255
West Virginia 3 3 245
Arkansas 2 2 235
North Carolina 2 2 235
Wyoming 1 1 100
Florida 1 2 75
Idaho 1 1 75
South Dakota 1 1 75
Texas 1 1 60
Vermont 1 1 40
TOTAL 509 2,317 313,215
Canada
PROVINCE SETTLEMENTS DISTRICTS ESTIMATED
POPULATION
Ontario 18 43 5,030
Prince Edward Island 2 2 115
New Brunswick 1 1 30
TOTAL 21 46 5,175
South America
COUNTRY SETTLEMENTS DISTRICTS ESTIMATED
POPULATION
Argentina 1 1 50
Bolivia 1 1 35
TOTAL 2 2 85

Note: Population figures include both adults and children. Estimates were calculated using a variety of sources including Raber’s New American Almanac, reports by correspondents in Die BotschaftThe Budget, and The Diary, settlement directories, regional newsletters, and settlement informants. The table includes all Amish groups that use horse-and-buggy transportation, but excludes car-driving groups such as the Beachy Amish and Amish Mennonites.

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To cite this page: “Amish Population, 2017.” Young Center for Anabaptist and Pietist Studies, Elizabethtown College. http://groups.etown.edu/amishstudies/statistics/population-2017/