Jewish population by urban areas

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This article provide partial lists of the Jewish population in some metropolitan area world wide, Jewish population outside Israel per cities in percentages, and Jewish population including Israel by number. Many cities with a large Jewish population, including Paris, London, Moscow, Buenos Aires and Marseille, are missing from the list due to a lack of census figures or other sources of verifiable information.

Major Jewish populations centers worldwide[edit]

Jewish population by city in percentage (outside Israel)[edit]

Rank City Country Percent Number
1 Kiryas Joel, New York[1]  United States 99 22,000
2 Beachwood, Ohio[2]  United States 90.2 10,700
3 Hampstead, Quebec[3]  Canada 74.2 5,170
4 Côte Saint-Luc, Quebec[4]  Canada 69.1 20,146
5 Lakewood, New Jersey[5]  United States 59 35,607
6 Caulfield, Victoria[6]  Australia 45.6 2,351
7 Caulfield North, Victoria[7]  Australia 44.8 6,522
8 Squirrel Hill, Pittsburgh  United States 40.0 10,000
9 Caulfield South, Victoria[8]  Australia 38.6 4,349
10 Thornhill, Ontario  Canada 36.6 38,940
11 Alwoodley, Leeds  United Kingdom 30.0 8,000
12 Bexley, Ohio[9]  United States 30.0 4,000
13 Rose Bay, New South Wales[10]  Australia 29.7 2,796
14 St Kilda East, Victoria[11]  Australia 27.9 3,511
15 Vaucluse, New South Wales[12]  Australia 25.5 2,309
16 Westmount, Quebec[13]  Canada 23.2 4,495
17 Bellevue Hill, New South Wales[14]  Australia 23.0 2,481
18 Dollard-des-Ormeaux, Quebec[15]  Canada 21.1 10,115
19 Elsternwick, Victoria[16]  Australia 18.3 1,785
20 Vaughan, Ontario[17]  Canada 18.2 33,090
21 Bondi, New South Wales[18]  Australia 15.3 1,468
22 Montreal West, Quebec[19]  Canada 13.8 710
23 Mount Royal, Quebec[20]  Canada 12.0 2,205
24 Miami[21]  United States 9.86 535,000
25 New York  United States 9.35 1,750,000
26 San Francisco  United States 5.05 210,000
27 Philadelphia[21]  United States 4.89 276,000
28 Toronto, Ontario[22]  Canada 4.21 103,500

Jewish population by metropolitan areas[edit]

The following table is dominated by American cities. Censuses in many countries do not record religious or ethnic background, leading to a lack of sources on the exact numbers of the Jewish population in several countries.

Rank City Country Number
1 Tel Aviv[23]  Israel 3,214,800
2 New York City[24]  United States 2,028,200[25]
3 Haifa[23]  Israel 708,000
4 Jerusalem[23]  Israel 687,000
5 Los Angeles  United States 662,450[26]
6 Southern Florida (Miami-Fort Lauderdale-Pompano)[27][28][29]  United States 535,000
7 Philadelphia  United States 285,950[30]
8 Baltimore/Washington, D.C.  United States 276,445[31]
9 Chicago  United States 265,400[32]
10 Boston  United States 261,100[33]
11 Atlanta  United States 247,742
12 San Francisco Bay Area (San Francisco-Oakland-San Jose)[34]  United States 228,000
13 Buenos Aires[21]  Argentina 200,000
14 Toronto[35]  Canada 164,510
15 San Diego[36]  United States 89,000
16 Montreal[37]  Canada 88,765
17 Cleveland-Akron-Canton[38][39][40][41]  United States 86,600
18 Denver-Boulder[42]  United States 83,900
19 Phoenix[43]  United States 82,900
20 Las Vegas[44]  United States 80,000
21 Detroit[21]  United States 78,000
22 São Paulo[45]  Brazil 75,000
23 Dallas-Fort Worth[46]  United States 57,800
24 St. Louis, Missouri[47]  United States 54,500
25 Houston[48]  United States 48,400
26 Portland, Oregon[21]  United States 45,000
27 Melbourne[49]  Australia 44,539
28 Pittsburgh[50]  United States 42,200
29 Minneapolis-Saint Paul[51]  United States 40,240
30 Rio de Janeiro[52]  Brazil 40,000
31 Sydney[53]  Australia 38,003
32 Seattle[54]  United States 37,200
33 Hartford, Connecticut[55]  United States 34,500
34 New Haven, Connecticut[56]  United States 29,700
35 Cincinnati[57]  United States 27,000
36 Berlin[58]  Germany 25,000
37 Tampa Bay (Tampa-Saint Petersburg, Florida)[59]  United States 25,000
38 Milwaukee[60]  United States 24,200
39 Tucson[61][62]  United States 22,900
40 Rochester, New York[24]  United States 22,500
41 Columbus, Ohio[63]  United States 22,000
42 Kansas City, (Kansas and Missouri)[64]  United States 19,000
43 Orlando, Florida[65]  United States 19,000
44 Vancouver[66]  Canada 17,270
45 Austin, Texas[67]  United States 16,300
46 Porto Alegre[68]  Brazil 15,000
47 Jacksonville, Florida[69]  United States 15,000
48 Antwerp[24]  Belgium 15,000
49 Providence, Rhode Island[70]  United States 14,200
50 Buffalo, New York[71]  United States 13,000
51 Winnipeg[72]  Canada 12,760
52 San Antonio[73]  United States 12,740
53 Richmond, Virginia[74]  United States 12,500
54 Albany, New York[75]  United States 12,500
55 New Orleans[76]  United States 12,000
56 Ottawa-Gatineau[77]  Canada 11,325
57 Munich[78]  Germany 11,000
58 Indianapolis[79]  United States 10,000
59 Leeds[80]  United Kingdom 8,000
60 Nashville, Tennessee[81]  United States 8,000
61 Vienna[82]  Austria 7,000
62 Calgary[83]  Canada 8,100
63 Zurich[84]   Switzerland 6,000
64 Toledo, Ohio[85]  United States 3,900
65 Perth[86]  Australia 5,610
66 Dayton, Ohio[85]  United States 4,000
67 Edmonton[87]  Canada 6,000
68 Glasgow[88]  United Kingdom 3,500
69 Youngstown, Ohio[89]  United States 3,200
70 Greensboro, North Carolina  United States 3,000[90]
71 Brisbane[91]  Australia 2,220
72 Curitiba[92]  Brazil 1,774
73 Belo Horizonte[92]  Brazil 1,714
74 Recife[93]  Brazil 1,300
75 Helsinki[94]  Finland 1,200
76 Brasilia[95]  Brazil 1,103
77 Belem[92]  Brazil 900
78 Iasi  Romania 850

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