Number of Hispanic Or Latino People in the United States

In this article, we will explore the demographic data of Hispanic Or Latino people in the United States, and look at historical data to see whether the Hispanic Or Latino population is growing or declining.

First, let's take a look at the population of Hispanic Or Latino people in the United States for the last 6 years.

Total U.S. Hispanic Or Latino Population

Population Year
59,361,020 2020
58,479,370 2019
57,517,935 2018
56,510,571 2017
55,199,107 2016
54,232,205 2015

The table above shows that between 2015 and 2020 the total Hispanic Or Latino population has increased by 5,128,815 people.

If this growth were to continue at the same rate, the total population of Hispanic Or Latino people by 2025 could be 64,489,835.

Total U.S. Hispanic Or Latino Population By State

We can also look at the data for Hispanic Or Latino people in each individual state and whether the Hispanic Or Latino population increased or decreased between 2015 and 2020.

For more details on the historical population figures for each state, click the link in the table below.

State 2015 2020 Change (%)
Alabama 193,492 212,951 10.06%
Alaska 47,808 53,059 10.98%
Arizona 2,014,711 2,260,690 12.21%
Arkansas 203,226 229,629 12.99%
California 14,750,686 15,380,929 4.27%
Colorado 1,112,586 1,231,126 10.65%
Connecticut 526,508 587,212 11.53%
Delaware 80,706 91,350 13.19%
District of Columbia 65,803 77,981 18.51%
Florida 4,660,733 5,468,826 17.34%
Georgia 915,120 1,013,057 10.70%
Hawaii 139,251 152,566 9.56%
Idaho 191,314 222,967 16.55%
Illinois 2,122,841 2,190,696 3.20%
Indiana 421,206 475,475 12.88%
Iowa 168,230 194,407 15.56%
Kansas 323,218 351,602 8.78%
Kentucky 143,481 167,949 17.05%
Louisiana 218,263 243,372 11.50%
Maine 19,447 23,143 19.01%
Maryland 533,671 619,418 16.07%
Massachusetts 707,928 828,140 16.98%
Michigan 467,021 521,203 11.60%
Minnesota 270,984 307,675 13.54%
Mississippi 86,507 94,342 9.06%
Missouri 233,046 262,677 12.71%
Montana 33,622 41,501 23.43%
Nebraska 186,268 214,952 15.40%
Nevada 770,553 875,798 13.66%
New Hampshire 42,141 52,792 25.27%
New Jersey 1,688,008 1,815,078 7.53%
New Mexico 986,972 1,031,788 4.54%
New York 3,619,658 3,720,707 2.79%
North Carolina 869,908 991,051 13.93%
North Dakota 20,569 30,325 47.43%
Ohio 390,970 459,939 17.64%
Oklahoma 371,459 431,467 16.15%
Oregon 485,646 552,279 13.72%
Pennsylvania 815,538 971,813 19.16%
Puerto Rico 3,547,288 3,212,625 -9.43%
Rhode Island 143,788 168,007 16.84%
South Carolina 254,092 296,897 16.85%
South Dakota 27,914 36,088 29.28%
Tennessee 320,090 377,162 17.83%
Texas 10,196,367 11,294,257 10.77%
Utah 389,856 446,067 14.42%
Vermont 10,691 12,518 17.09%
Virginia 709,156 810,770 14.33%
Washington 835,488 971,522 16.28%
West Virginia 25,408 28,679 12.87%
Wisconsin 364,558 408,267 11.99%
Wyoming 55,698 58,854 5.67%

Data Source(s)

All of the data on this page is sourced from the latest American Community Survey (ACS) 5-year estimates, from the United States Census Bureau. The latest year for the ACS is currently 2020.

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  • "Number of Hispanic Or Latino People in the United States". NameCensus.com. Accessed on January 31, 2023. https://namecensus.com/ancestry/hispanic-or-latino/.

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