Originally from Arlington, VA, Dockterman received a B.A. in psychology and economics from the University of Virginia. While an undergraduate, he also spent time studying abroad in Valencia, Spain. Before joining the Center, he taught middle school math in Brooklyn, New York. He is interested in educational research.

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U.S. Hispanic Country of Origin Counts for Nation, Top 30 Metropolitan Areas

Browse detailed demographic and economic profiles of Hispanics in the United States by their countries of origin.

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Hispanics of Mexican Origin in the United States, 2009

An estimated 31.7 million Hispanics of Mexican origin resided in the United States in 2009, according to the Census Bureau’s American Community Survey.

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Hispanics of Puerto Rican Origin in the United States, 2009

An estimated 4.4 million Hispanics of Puerto Rican origin resided in the 50 U.S. states and the District of Columbia in 2009, according to the Census Bureau’s American Community Survey.

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Hispanics of Cuban Origin in the United States, 2009

An estimated 1.7 million Hispanics of Cuban origin resided in the United States in 2009, according to the Census Bureau’s American Community Survey.

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Hispanics of Salvadoran Origin in the United States, 2009

An estimated 1.7 million Hispanics of Salvadoran origin resided in the United States in 2009, according to the Census Bureau’s American Community Survey.

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Hispanics of Dominican Origin in the United States, 2009

An estimated 1.4 million Hispanics of Dominican origin resided in the United States in 2009, according to the Census Bureau’s American Community Survey.

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Hispanics of Guatemalan Origin in the United States, 2009

An estimated 1.1 million Hispanics of Guatemalan origin resided in the United States in 2009, according to the Census Bureau’s American Community Survey.

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Hispanics of Colombian Origin in the United States, 2009

An estimated 917,000 Hispanics of Colombian origin resided in the United States in 2009, according to the Census Bureau’s American Community Survey.

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Hispanics of Honduran Origin in the United States, 2009

An estimated 625,000 Hispanics of Honduran origin resided in the United States in 2009, according to the Census Bureau’s American Community Survey.

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Hispanics of Ecuadorian Origin in the United States, 2009

An estimated 611,000 Hispanics of Ecuadorian origin resided in the United States in 2009, according to the Census Bureau’s American Community Survey.