In 1991, there were 215 Amish settlements in North America.  20 years later, the number was 427 (see this 20-year review at the Amish Studies site). The Amish population doubles every 2 decades (give or take).  But this doesn’t mean that existing communities just double in size. As they grow, Amish move.  Big communities lose members to daughter settlements. […]

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