Arrival Data by City – Louisville

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Arrival Data by City – Louisville2020-04-20T14:02:58+00:00

Kentucky Arrival Data by City

Louisville

Two refugee resettlement agencies are located in Louisville: Catholic Charities-Migration and Refugee Services and Kentucky Refugee Ministries. Kentucky Office for Refugees (KOR), the federally designated State Refugee Coordinator’s Office and a department of Catholic Charities, is also located in Louisville. Refugees have been resettled in Louisville since 1975.

Recent Trends

Arrivals in Louisville by Immigration Status FY2019
October 1, 2018 – September 30, 2019

Immigration StatusTotal Arrivals
Grand Total1744
Cuban/Haitian Entrant655
Refugee647
Secondary Migrant386
Asylee37
Special Immigrant Visa (SIV)17
Trafficking Victim2

Arrivals in Louisville by Nationality FY2019
October 1, 2018 – September 30, 2019

NationalityTotal Arrivals
Grand Total1744
Democratic Republic of the Congo819
Cuba666
Somalia53
Burundi43
Burma37
Afghanistan28
Eritrea20
Syria15
Haiti11
Other52

Last Five Years

Arrivals in Louisville by Immigration Status
Fiscal Years 2015 – 2019

Immigration StatusTotal Arrivals
Grand Total11,221
Cuban/Haitian Entrant4835
Refugee4552
Secondary Migrant1487
Special Immigrant Visa (SIV)241
Asylee100
Trafficking Victim6

Arrivals in Louisville by Nationality
Fiscal Years 2015 - 2019

NationalityTotal Arrivals
Grand Total11,221
Cuba4900
Democratic Republic of the Congo2456
Somalia1100
Iraq585
Bhutan565
Syria417
Burma368
Afghanistan216
Burundi113
Sudan104
Eritrea89
Ethiopia44
Haiti42
Rwanda35
Pakistan32
Other155

Arrivals in Louisville by Primary Language
Fiscal Years 2015 - 2019

LanguageTotal Arrivals
Spanish4912
Kinyarwanda1126
Arabic1038
Somali1031
Swahili695
Nepali598
Bembe352
Dari171
Chin151
French148
Kirundi117
Tigrinya89
Karen84
Mai Mai Bantu64
Burmese57
Pashto39
Kurdish39
Creole35
Rohyingya30
Other445