U.S. Hispanic/Latino Population

Reference sheet of Hispanic/Latino Population based on 2000 Census.
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The 2000 census counted a total of 35,305,818 Hispanics living in the United States. The list below identifies the population and percentage of that by national origin.
NOTE: Hispanics may be of any race.

National originPopulationPercent
Puerto Rican3,406,1789.6
Dominican (Dominican Republic)764,9452.2
Central American (excludes
 Costa Rican68,5880.2
 Other Central American103,7210.3%
South American1,353,5623.8
 Other South American57,5320.2
All other Hispanic or Latino6,211,80017.6
NOTE: Hispanics may be of any race.


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