Distribution of Hispanic or Latino People in the US

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Counties by Percentage of Population: Hispanic or Latino

  • KEY
  • 5.75%
  • 11.5%
  • 17.25%
  • 23%
  • 34.5%
  • 46%
  • 57.5%

Percent of County
Ethnic Group Pop
County Pop

Top 20 Counties by % Population

# County Percentage
1Barranquitas Municipio, Puerto Rico100%
2Yabucoa Municipio, Puerto Rico99.92%
3Hatillo Municipio, Puerto Rico99.89%
4Naranjito Municipio, Puerto Rico99.87%
5Cabo Rojo Municipio, Puerto Rico99.87%
6San Lorenzo Municipio, Puerto Rico99.85%
7Juana D, Puerto Rico99.85%
8Maricao Municipio, Puerto Rico99.84%
9Sabana Grande Municipio, Puerto Rico99.83%
10Hormigueros Municipio, Puerto Rico99.8%
11Barceloneta Municipio, Puerto Rico99.79%
12Arroyo Municipio, Puerto Rico99.79%
13Villalba Municipio, Puerto Rico99.75%
14Lo, Puerto Rico99.75%
15Patillas Municipio, Puerto Rico99.75%
16Yauco Municipio, Puerto Rico99.74%
17Can, Puerto Rico99.73%
18Las Piedras Municipio, Puerto Rico99.72%
19Cayey Municipio, Puerto Rico99.71%
20Pe, Puerto Rico99.69%

Top Counties by Population of Hispanic or Latino

# County Population
1Los Angeles County, California4,893,603
2Harris County, Texas1,958,963
3Miami-Dade County, Florida1,845,646
4Cook County, Illinois1,314,232
5Maricopa County, Arizona1,311,091
6Bexar County, Texas1,155,505
7Riverside County, California1,154,517
8San Bernardino County, California1,127,813
9San Diego County, California1,106,925
10Orange County, California1,080,195
11Dallas County, Texas1,033,000
12Bronx County, New York803,636
13Hidalgo County, Texas781,681
14El Paso County, Texas690,189
15Clark County, Nevada662,081
16Queens County, New York643,563
17Tarrant County, Texas576,242
18Broward County, Florida554,609
19Fresno County, California515,907
20Kings County, New York499,279

Top States and Territories by Percentage

# State Percentage Population
1Puerto Rico98.89%3,349,340
2New Mexico48.54%1,015,751
3Texas39.17%10,921,556
4California38.88%15,221,577
5Arizona31.14%2,163,312
6Nevada28.45%831,597
7Florida25.17%5,184,720
8Colorado21.42%1,184,794
9New Jersey19.91%1,768,020
10New York18.89%3,705,588
11Illinois16.96%2,174,842
12Connecticut15.69%561,791
13Rhode Island15.03%158,858
14Utah13.86%422,123
15Oregon12.84%523,956
16Washington12.5%911,573
17Idaho12.39%209,073
18Kansas11.71%340,616
19Massachusetts11.55%789,127
20District of Columbia10.92%74,776
21Nebraska10.67%203,281
22Hawaii10.41%147,962
23Oklahoma10.4%407,521
24Maryland9.81%588,912
25Wyoming9.79%56,966
26Georgia9.4%968,463
27North Carolina9.22%935,950
28Virginia9.17%771,177
29Delaware9.09%86,315
30Arkansas7.32%219,052
31Pennsylvania7.08%905,156
32Alaska6.93%51,186
33Indiana6.78%450,267
34Wisconsin6.68%385,779
35Iowa5.85%183,296
36South Carolina5.56%275,685
37Tennessee5.3%352,402
38Minnesota5.3%292,764
39Louisiana5.04%234,920
40Michigan5%497,897
41Alabama4.18%203,146
42Missouri4.09%249,105
43Montana3.75%39,019
44Ohio3.71%431,327
45South Dakota3.7%31,995
46New Hampshire3.6%48,356
47Kentucky3.58%158,744
48North Dakota3.53%26,529
49Mississippi3.03%90,493
50Vermont1.87%11,677
51Maine1.61%21,421
52West Virginia1.5%27,522

Top States and Territories by Population of Hispanic or Latino

# State Population
1California15,221,577
2Texas10,921,556
3Florida5,184,720
4New York3,705,588
5Puerto Rico3,349,340
6Illinois2,174,842
7Arizona2,163,312
8New Jersey1,768,020
9Colorado1,184,794
10New Mexico1,015,751
11Georgia968,463
12North Carolina935,950
13Washington911,573
14Pennsylvania905,156
15Nevada831,597
16Massachusetts789,127
17Virginia771,177
18Maryland588,912
19Connecticut561,791
20Oregon523,956
21Michigan497,897
22Indiana450,267
23Ohio431,327
24Utah422,123
25Oklahoma407,521
26Wisconsin385,779
27Tennessee352,402
28Kansas340,616
29Minnesota292,764
30South Carolina275,685
31Missouri249,105
32Louisiana234,920
33Arkansas219,052
34Idaho209,073
35Nebraska203,281
36Alabama203,146
37Iowa183,296
38Rhode Island158,858
39Kentucky158,744
40Hawaii147,962
41Mississippi90,493
42Delaware86,315
43District of Columbia74,776
44Wyoming56,966
45Alaska51,186
46New Hampshire48,356
47Montana39,019
48South Dakota31,995
49West Virginia27,522
50North Dakota26,529
51Maine21,421
52Vermont11,677

Source Data

This data was sourced from the 2013-2018 American Communities Survey. As this is freely available government data, feel free to use and share these numbers and metrics.

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