Distribution of Subsaharan African: Sudanese People in the US

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Counties by Percentage of Population: Subsaharan African: Sudanese

  • KEY
  • 0.05%
  • 0.1%
  • 0.15%
  • 0.2%
  • 0.3%
  • 0.4%
  • 0.5%

Percent of County
Ethnic Group Pop
County Pop

Top 20 Counties by % Population

# County Percentage
1Johnson County, Iowa0.89%
2Mower County, Minnesota0.84%
3Dillingham Census Area, Alaska0.82%
4Hoonah-Angoon Census Area, Alaska0.8%
5Colfax County, Nebraska0.75%
6Crawford County, Iowa0.66%
7Benton County, Minnesota0.64%
8Nottoway County, Virginia0.6%
9Hall County, Nebraska0.6%
10Olmsted County, Minnesota0.58%
11Steele County, Minnesota0.54%
12Vernon Parish, Louisiana0.49%
13Freeborn County, Minnesota0.48%
14Aleutians East Borough, Alaska0.35%
15Waseca County, Minnesota0.34%
16Lancaster County, Nebraska0.32%
17Cass County, North Dakota0.32%
18Cumberland County, Maine0.29%
19Douglas County, Nebraska0.27%
20Minnehaha County, South Dakota0.26%

Top Counties by Population of Subsaharan African: Sudanese

# County Population
1Fairfax County, Virginia2,502
2Dallas County, Texas2,232
3Tarrant County, Texas1,875
4Douglas County, Nebraska1,517
5Maricopa County, Arizona1,516
6Johnson County, Iowa1,310
7DeKalb County, Georgia1,173
8Polk County, Iowa1,168
9Salt Lake County, Utah1,058
10Lancaster County, Nebraska1,004
11Kings County, New York983
12Harris County, Texas974
13Olmsted County, Minnesota894
14Cumberland County, Maine853
15Denver County, Colorado826
16Davidson County, Tennessee823
17Hillsborough County, New Hampshire779
18King County, Washington751
19Anchorage Municipality, Alaska737
20Guilford County, North Carolina736

Top States and Territories by Percentage

# State Percentage Population
1Nebraska0.17%3,332
2Alaska0.12%920
3Iowa0.1%3,021
4North Dakota0.08%581
5Maine0.08%1,009
6New Hampshire0.07%974
7South Dakota0.07%570
8Minnesota0.06%3,513
9Virginia0.06%4,948
10District of Columbia0.05%365
11Utah0.04%1,277
12Vermont0.04%234
13Colorado0.03%1,591
14Tennessee0.03%1,917
15Arizona0.03%1,826
16Texas0.03%7,194
17Idaho0.03%431
18Maryland0.02%1,294
19Washington0.02%1,279
20New York0.02%3,236
21North Carolina0.02%1,675
22Georgia0.02%1,608
23Missouri0.01%894
24Massachusetts0.01%962
25Oklahoma0.01%417
26New Jersey0.01%930
27Connecticut0.01%364
28Nevada0.01%277
29Oregon0.01%381
30Michigan0.01%895
31Kentucky0.01%385
32Mississippi0.01%258
33Pennsylvania0.01%1,075
34Kansas0.01%235
35Florida0.01%1,512
36Louisiana0.01%329
37Illinois0.01%911
38California0.01%2,556
39Ohio0.01%743
40Indiana0.01%390
41Alabama0.01%261
42South Carolina0%151
43Wisconsin0%164
44Hawaii0%38
45West Virginia0%42
46New Mexico0%18
47Delaware0%5
48Montana0%0
49Rhode Island0%0
50Arkansas0%0
51Puerto Rico0%0
52Wyoming0%0

Top States and Territories by Population of Subsaharan African: Sudanese

# State Population
1Texas7,194
2Virginia4,948
3Minnesota3,513
4Nebraska3,332
5New York3,236
6Iowa3,021
7California2,556
8Tennessee1,917
9Arizona1,826
10North Carolina1,675
11Georgia1,608
12Colorado1,591
13Florida1,512
14Maryland1,294
15Washington1,279
16Utah1,277
17Pennsylvania1,075
18Maine1,009
19New Hampshire974
20Massachusetts962
21New Jersey930
22Alaska920
23Illinois911
24Michigan895
25Missouri894
26Ohio743
27North Dakota581
28South Dakota570
29Idaho431
30Oklahoma417
31Indiana390
32Kentucky385
33Oregon381
34District of Columbia365
35Connecticut364
36Louisiana329
37Nevada277
38Alabama261
39Mississippi258
40Kansas235
41Vermont234
42Wisconsin164
43South Carolina151
44West Virginia42
45Hawaii38
46New Mexico18
47Delaware5
48Montana0
49Rhode Island0
50Arkansas0
51Puerto Rico0
52Wyoming0

Source Data

This data was sourced from the 2013-2018 American Communities Survey. As this is freely available government data, feel free to use and share these numbers and metrics.

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