June 27, 2012

The 10 Largest Hispanic Origin Groups: Characteristics, Rankings, Top Counties

II. Demographics

Nativity

Median Age

Cite this publication: Seth Motel and Eileen Patten. “The 10 Largest Hispanic Origin Groups: Characteristics, Rankings, Top Counties.” Pew Research Center, Washington, D.C. (June 27, 2012) http://www.pewhispanic.org/2012/06/27/the-10-largest-hispanic-origin-groups-characteristics-rankings-top-counties/, accessed on July 23, 2014.

  1. Among the 4.7 million Hispanics of Puerto Rican origin in the 50 U.S. states and the District of Columbia, 68.9% were born in the U.S. and 29.9% were born in Puerto Rico. People born in Puerto Rico are U.S. citizens by birth.