People Group Highlights

“All nations will come and worship before you."

- Revelations 15:4

Nigerian of North America


People Group Info

Total Population: 242,205

ROP3 Code: 107319
IMB Affinity Group: Sub-Saharan African Peoples
Affinity Bloc: Sub-Saharan African
People Cluster: Hausa
Language: English - (eng)
Religion: Christianity - Protestant
Country of Origin: Nigeria

Photo courtesy of PeopleGroups.info

Send us a photo of this people group

Majority Located Where

  Houston-The Woodlands-Sugar Land, TX - 18,500

  Toronto (Mississauga, Brampton), ON - 15,755

  Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington, TX - 13,200

  Chicago-Naperville-Elgin, IL - 9,500

  Baltimore-Columbia-Towson, MD - 8,500

Click here to recommend other locations where this People Group resides.

Learn More

Brief Profile

Nigerians originated from Nigeria, one of the most populated countries in the world where one in four people residing in the continent of Africa are Nigerian.

Nigeria is a country with varying languages and customs of over 500 different people groups. A few of the largest people groups are the Hausa, Yoruba, Igbo and Fulani.

Although they speak their own distinct people group language, the English language is the lingua franca of Nigerians.

Nigerians are also a religiously diverse peoples, with some adhering to Islam and and others being Christians. Nigerians are nearly equally divided into Christians and Muslims, with a small minority of adherents of animism and other religions.

A large percentage of Nigerians in North America are Christian Protestants with a minority being Roman Catholics.

View Enlarged Map of this People Group

Prayer Points

  • Pray evangelical Nigerians will live a life on mission sharing boldly the message of Christ.
  • Pray evangelical Nigerians will grow strong in their faith in Jesus Christ.

Resources

J-Film
Global Recordings Network
Online Bible
Online Talking Bible - English
Displaying 1-30 of 43 results.
Country City Metro Area Name State / Prov. Baseline Population
CanadaCalgaryCalgaryAB3,315
CanadaOttawa-GatineauOttawa–GatineauON1,820
United StatesAlbanyAlbany-Schenectady-TroyNY382
United StatesRiverdaleAtlanta-Sandy Springs-RoswellGA1,000
United StatesCouplandAustin-Round RockTX2,300
United StatesBakersfieldBakersfieldCA644
United StatesPikesvilleBaltimore-Columbia-TowsonMD8,500
United StatesBeaumontBeaumont-Port ArthurTX284
United StatesBolingbrookChicago-Naperville-ElginIL9,500
United StatesCincinnatiCincinnati-MiddletownOH749
United StatesKellerDallas-Fort Worth-ArlingtonTX13,200
United StatesAuroraDenver-Aurora-LakewoodCO831
United StatesInksterDetroit-Warren-DearbornMI2,736
United StatesEl PasoEl PasoTX273
United StatesClovisFresnoCA388
United StatesSouth WindsorHartford-West Hartford-East HartfordCT716
United StatesHoustonHouston-The Woodlands-Sugar LandTX18,500
United StatesSpeedwayIndianapolis-Carmel-AndersonIN2,096
United StatesJacksonvilleJacksonvilleFL636
United StatesKCMOKansas CityMO985
United StatesTylerLongview-TylerTX145
United StatesBrownsvilleMcAllen-Edinburg-Mission-BrownsvilleTX140
United StatesMemphisMemphisTN315
United StatesMidlandMidland-OdessaTX657
United StatesMilwMilwaukee-Waukesha-West AllisWI894
United StatesMinneapolisMinneapolis-St. Paul-BloomingtonMN4,306
United StatesHamdenNew Haven-MilfordCT520
United StatesEdmondOklahoma CityOK1,229
United StatesOmahaOmaha-Council BluffsNE368
United StatesWestamptonPhiladelphia-Camden-WilmingtonNJ2,902



Register  on PeopleGroups.info
"After this I looked, and there before me was a great multitude that no one could count, from every nation, tribe, people and language, standing before the throne and before the Lamb."
(Revelation 7:9, NIV)
Go to
IMB LogoNAMB Logo
The International Mission Board and North American Mission Board are affiliated with the Southern Baptist Convention.
© Copyright 2013-2020 International Mission Board, SBC.
All Rights Reserved.   Privacy Policy.

Created by  Eternal Interactive, LLC.

Connect with Us

facebook twitter youtube vimeo linkedin instagram

Updates in Your Inbox