Hindi of North America

People Group Info

Total Population: 1,479,923

ROP3 Code: 103789
IMB Affinity Group: South Asian Peoples
Affinity Bloc: South Asian Peoples
People Cluster: Hindi
Language: Hindi - (hin)
Religion: Hinduism
Country of Origin: India

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Majority Located Where

  New York-Newark-Jersey City, NY - 249,722

  Toronto (Mississauga, Brampton), ON - 171,095

  San Francisco-Oakland-Hayward, CA - 70,473

  Chicago-Naperville-Elgin, IL - 63,103

  San Jose-Sunnyvale-Santa Clara, CA - 62,685

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Brief Profile

The Hindi people are a South Asian people from India who speak Hindi. Hindi is the official language of India. They form one of the largest South Asian people groups in North America.

Hindi are often well educated. They work in medical professions and IT market. They reside in suburbs of large metro areas often blending in with other people yet at the same time still speaking Hindi at home and being very much Hindi.

Like many other South Asian Indian peoples in North America, the Hindi proudly continue their traditional customs and religions. In fact, they do not dichotomize between the secular and the sacred. Instead, religion plays an important part in their identity.

The majority of Hindi people profess Hinduism. Their “Hinduism” is as much a lifestyle as a religion. Hindu Temples serve as a center of their social interaction with one another reinforcing their people group identity.

Prayer Points

  • Pray Christians will answer God's call to live near the Hindi and share Christ's love with them.
  • Pray evangelical Churches will form prayer teams to intercede for the Hindi asking that their hearts and minds be receptive to a Gospel witness.
  • Pray for effectiveness as Christians use many different strategies to share Christ with the Hindi.
  • Pray that evangelical Hindi will boldly and clearly communicate the message of Christ.


Global Recordings Network
Online Talking Bible - Hindi
PG - Hindi and Hindu Story Set (pdf)
Religions - Hinduism Belief Bulletin (pdf)
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Country City Metro Area Name State / Prov. Baseline Population
United StatesWilmingtonWilmingtonNC756
United StatesWillow SpringsSacramento--Arden-Arcade--RosevilleCA20,322
United StatesWilliamsburgOrlando-Kissimmee-SanfordFL12,244
United StatesWhitehallAllentown-Bethlehem-EastonPA1,472
United StatesWayne TownshipIndianapolis-Carmel-AndersonIN7,366
CanadaVancouverVancouver (Surrey)BC58,710
United StatesTylerLongview-TylerTX116
United StatesTucsonTucsonAZ785
United StatesTroyDetroit-Warren-DearbornMI28,611
CanadaTorontoToronto (Mississauga, Brampton)ON171,095
United StatesThree ChoptRichmondVA6,588
United StatesThousand OaksOxnard-Thousand Oaks-VenturaCA1,917
United StatesTampaTampa-St. Petersburg-ClearwaterFL12,236
United StatesSugar LandHouston-The Woodlands-Sugar LandTX49,262
United StatesStamfordBridgeport-Stamford-NorwalkCT7,331
United StatesSierra del OroRiverside-San Bernardino-OntarioCA11,842
United StatesShrewsburyWorcesterMA1,786
United StatesShawneeKansas CityKS440
United StatesSchaumburgChicago-Naperville-ElginIL63,103
United StatesSan JoseSan Jose-Sunnyvale-Santa ClaraCA62,685
United StatesSan DiegoSan Diego-Carlsbad-San MarcosCA13,942
United StatesSan AntonioSan Antonio-New BraunfelsTX2,166
United StatesSalt Lake CitySalt Lake CityUT735
United StatesRocky HillHartford-West Hartford-East HartfordCT9,535
United StatesRock creekPortland-Vancouver-HillsboroOR9,021
United StatesRochesterRochesterNY1,735
United StatesProvProvidence-WarwickRI904
United StatesPolarisColumbusOH10,090
United StatesPlantationMiami-Fort Lauderdale-West Palm BeachFL20,009
United StatesPhoenixPhoenix-Mesa-ScottsdaleAZ18,165