The U.S. Hispanic Population

● 57% of U.S. Hispanics were born outside of the United States.

● The median household income of U.S. Hispanics is $71,000/year.

● 40% of Hispanics have been U.S. residents for over 10 years.

● There are 21 countries in the world whose official language is Spanish.

● Despite the fact that Hispanics come from 21 Countries, 60% of all Hispanics in the U.S. come from 1 country alone, Mexico.

Sources: Simmons NCS/NHCS Fall 2009 Full Year, Population A18+ (Nov08-Dec09)