U.S. States with the Highest Percentage of Hispanics

Name the states with the highest percentage of people who report themselves to be Hispanic or Latino.
For the year 2018, according to the U.S. Census
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Last updated: September 26, 2019
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State
49.1
New Mexico
39.6
Texas
39.3
California
31.6
Arizona
29.0
Nevada
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State
26.1
Florida
21.7
Colorado
20.6
New Jersey
19.2
New York
17.3
Illinois
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Level 62
Aug 23, 2017
6 of these states were Mexico and 1 was Spain a while ago.
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Level 55
Jan 18, 2020
Make Florida Spain Again!
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Level 80
Sep 13, 2017
Got all but my own state.
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Level 76
Jan 12, 2018
surprised Florida is only 23,7%. I was there earlier last year and people appear to speak more Spanish there than English. Some people didn't even understand English at all!
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Level 65
Feb 2, 2018
If you visited Miami the hispanic population will be much higher than say, Jacksonville or some northern town.
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Level 55
Jan 18, 2020
Very true. I am from Jacksonville and I can count on my 2 hands how many hispanic people I know
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Level 81
Feb 2, 2018
Southern Florida and northern Florida are two different worlds. As they say: "The farther south you go, the farther north you get."
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Level 65
Aug 26, 2019
Indeed. Northern Florida = Southern Georgia
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Level 55
Jan 18, 2020
It's really the rural areas that are very Southern, Pensacola and Jacksonville do have a sizeable Southern population but rural central Florida will feel much more Southern.
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Level 35
Jun 25, 2019
Depends on where in Florida.... Pensacola, Jacksonville are very different from Orlando, Miami
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Level 55
Jan 18, 2020
Jacksonville isn't that different from Orlando tbh, unless you're in the wrong part of town.
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Level 55
Jan 18, 2020
That's like going to New York City and assuming that you know everything about the entire State of New York.
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Level 53
Mar 18, 2019
I'm sure this comment section will be full of nothing but intelligent discussion.
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Level 79
Sep 30, 2019
Aside from your comment, and the one immediately after it, so far so good.
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Level 65
Jan 15, 2020
And the 'Hi' comment below.
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Level 79
Jan 15, 2020
that was the one immediately after it
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Level 23
Apr 18, 2019
Hi
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Level 65
Jan 15, 2020
Arrggghhh... got all but FLORIDA.
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Level 55
Jan 18, 2020
I almost missed Nevada cause I forgot it exists lol.
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Level 60
Jan 16, 2020
New Jersey? Ayyy estoy caminando aqui!!
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Level 23
Jan 17, 2020
I was surprised to not see Oklahoma on here.