How many North American Indian tribes were there?

574 federally
The following state-by-state listing of Indian tribes or groups are federally recognized and eligible for funding and services from the Bureau of Indian Affairs (BIA), there are currently 574 federally recognized tribes. For more information on federally recognized tribes, click here.

What are all of the North American tribes?

About 562 tribes inhabited the contiguous U.S. territory. Ten largest North American Indian tribes: Arikara, Cherokee, Iroquois, Pawnee, Sioux, Apache, Eskimo, Comanche, Choctaw, Cree, Ojibwa, Mohawk, Cheyenne, Navajo, Seminole, Hope, Shoshone, Mohican, Shawnee, Mi’kmaq, Paiute, Wampanoag, Ho-Chunk, Chumash, Haida.

What is the name of all the Indian tribes?

Tribal group Total American Indian/Alaska Native alone
Navajo 298,197 275,991
Latin American Indian1 180,940 106,204
Choctaw 158,774 96,901
Sioux 153,360 113,066

What is the largest Native American tribe?

11, 2021. The Navajo Nation has by far the largest land mass of any Native American tribe in the country. Now, it’s boasting the largest enrolled population, too.

What is the largest Indian tribe in North America?

Eastern Band of Cherokee Indians.

  • Eastern Chickahominy,Virginia.
  • Eastern Shawnee Tribe of Oklahoma.
  • Elem Indian Colony of Pomo Indians of the Sulphur Bank Rancheria,California.
  • Elk Valley Rancheria,California.
  • Ely Shoshone Tribe of Nevada.
  • Enterprise Rancheria of Maidu Indians of California.
  • How big were the North America Indian tribes?

    Ababco. Abenaki/Abnakii. Aberginian. Abihka. Abittibi. Absaroka/Crow. Absentee Shawnee. Accohanoc. Accominta/Agamenticus.…

  • Alchedoma. Aleut. Algonquian Family. Algonquin. Allakaweah. Aliklik/Tatavium. Alsea/Alsi. Amacano. Amahami.…
  • Arendahronon. Arikara (Arikaree,Ree) Arivaipa. Arkokisa. Armouchiquois. Arosaguntacook. Ascahcutoner. Assateague.
  • What state has the most Indian tribes?

    (Arizona American Indian Tourism Association) SCOTTSDALE, AZ — The Arizona American Indian Festival is the only way to experience the cultures of the states 22 Native American tribes at once.

    What are the Indian tribes of North America?

    North Carolina has the biggest Native American population east of the Mississippi River, but only the Eastern Band of Cherokee Indians has federal recognition. The Cherokee once controlled about 140,000 square miles across eight states but were forced