Hispanic and Latino

(This includes, Argentine, Cuban, Colombian, Puerto Rican, Spaniards, Dominican, Mexican, Costa Rican, Guatemalan, Honduran, Nicaraguan, Panamanian, Salvadoran, Bolivian, Spanish, Chilean, Ecuadorian, Paraguayan, Peruvian, Uruguayan and Venezuelan)

With a total of 57,470,287 Hispanics and Latinos living in the US, this ethnic group makes up more than 17.8% of the total U.S. population. Overall, the 10 largest Hispanic origin groups—Mexicans, Puerto Ricans, Cubans, Salvadorans, Dominicans, Guatemalans, Colombians, Hondurans, Ecuadorians and Peruvians—make up 92% of the Hispanic population in the US.

According to the Selig Center for Economic Growth, Hispanics control $1 trillion in annual buying power in the United States. The population of Hispanics in Los Angeles County, California is 4.7 million, making it the largest of all counties in the US. According to the Census Bureau, by 2060, the number of Hispanic people will comprise over 28% of the total population with 119 million residing in the United States.

The Largest Hispanic Communities in the United States:

  • California
  • Arizona
  • Arkansas
  • Alabama
  • Alaska
  • 11,423,146
  • 1,657,668
  • 138,194
  • 122,911
  • 21,642