Top Ten US Cities with the Highest Hispanic/Latino Population by Percent

The Hispanic/Latino population in the United States is one of the largest growing demographics. That growth isn't evenly distributed across the country, however; job opportunities, existing communities, and geographical location are all factors in where people have chosen to live. These are the U.S. cities that have the highest Hispanic/Latino populations according to the 2010 census. 

Place and stateTotal populationPercent Hispanic of total population
Laredo, Tex.236,09195.9
Hialeah, Fla.224,66994.7
Brownsville, Tex.175,02393.2
McAllen, Tex.129,87784.6
El Paso, Tex.649,12181.7
Santa Ana, Calif.337,97778.2
Salinas, Calif.150,44175.0
Oxnard, Calif.197,89973.5
Downey, Calif.111,77270.7
Pomona, Calif.151,69170.5
Source: U.S. Census Bureau, Census 2010, Summary File 1.
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