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Hispanic  ancestry map The ePodunk map shows U.S. cities with the highest percentages of people of ancestry. Learn about cities with genealogy and find in-depth community information about the ancestry cities.


In the 2000 census, 2,451,109 people in the U.S. claimed Hispanic ancestry. (This is a more general response which encompasses several ancestries.)

ePodunk mapped the top communities by percentage of population. The map and the following list show communities in which 1,000 or more people listed an ancestry group, and in which at least 75 percent of those people said they were of Hispanic ancestry.

The links at left lead to information on other races and ethnicities.

Community Place type% Hispanic
Cameron Park, TXpopulated place99.3
Tornillo, TXpopulated place99.1
Progreso, TXcity99.0
El Cenizo, TXcity98.9
Sullivan City, TXcity98.7
Roma, TXcity98.5
Huron, CAcity98.3
Lopezville, TXpopulated place98.2
La Villa, TXcity98.1
Penitas, TXcity98.0
Mecca, CApopulated place98.0
Alton, TXcity97.9
San Elizario, TXpopulated place97.9
Hidalgo, TXcity97.8
Rio Bravo, TXcity97.7
La Grulla, TXcity97.6
Coachella, CAcity97.4
La Blanca, TXpopulated place97.4
Elsa, TXcity97.3
La Joya, TXcity97.2
Edcouch, TXcity97.1
Parlier, CAcity97.0
San Diego, TXcity96.9
East Los Angeles, CAneighborhood96.8
Monte Alto, TXpopulated place96.8
Lost Hills, CApopulated place96.8
Anthony, NMpopulated place96.4
Sunland Park, NMcity96.4
Socorro, TXcity96.4
Maywood, CAcity96.3
Fabens, TXpopulated place96.2
Cactus, TXcity96.1
Rio Grande City, TXcity95.9
Los Indios, TXtown95.8
Walnut Park, CApopulated place95.8
Santa Rosa, TXtown95.7
Huntington Park, CAcity95.6
Benavides, TXcity95.6
Calexico, CAcity95.3
Somerton, AZcity95.2
San Juan, TXcity95.1
Heidelberg, TXpopulated place95.0
Crystal City, TXcity95.0
Eagle Pass, TXcity94.9
Asherton, TXcity94.8
Gregory, TXcity94.7
Mendota, CAcity94.7
Cudahy, CAcity94.1
Laredo, TXcity94.1
Presidio, TXcity94.1
Commerce, CAcity93.6
Vinton, TXvillage93.6
Nogales, AZcity93.6
Bell Gardens, CAcity93.4
Palmview, TXcity93.2
Sweetwater, FLcity93.2
Robstown, TXcity93.1
Lyford, TXcity92.9
Falfurrias, TXcity92.5
South Gate, CAcity92.0
San Joaquin, CAcity92.0
Batesville, TXpopulated place91.4
Brownsville, TXcity91.3
Bell, CAcity90.9
Chimayo, NMpopulated place90.8
Fort Hancock, TXpopulated place90.8
Pharr, TXcity90.6
Orange Cove, CAcity90.6
Hebbronville, TXpopulated place90.6
Mathis, TXcity90.5
Hialeah, FLcity90.3
Mercedes, TXcity90.0
Canutillo, TXpopulated place89.9
Mattawa, WAtown89.8
Hialeah Gardens, FLcity89.8
Lennox, CApopulated place89.8
Primera, TXtown89.6
San Fernando, CAcity89.3
San Luis, AZcity89.1
Zapata, TXpopulated place89.1
Mabton, WAcity89.0
Lamont, CApopulated place88.9
Poteet, TXcity88.8
Edinburg, TXcity88.7
Irwindale, CAcity88.3
Pico Rivera, CAcity88.3
La Pryor, TXpopulated place88.3
Greenfield, CAcity87.9
Arvin, CAcity87.5
Firebaugh, CAcity87.5
Earlimart, CApopulated place87.5
Palmhurst, TXcity87.5
Donna, TXcity87.3
Fountainbleau, FLpopulated place87.2
Carrizo Springs, TXcity87.2
Tamiami, FLpopulated place87.0
San Benito, TXcity86.9
Soledad, CAcity86.8
Raymondville, TXcity86.6
Castroville, CApopulated place86.3
Center, COtown86.1
Gonzales, CAcity86.0
South El Monte, CAcity86.0
Douglas, AZcity86.0
McFarland, CAcity85.7
Granger, WAtown85.5
Westchester, FLpopulated place85.3
Los Fresnos, TXcity84.6
Guadalupe, CAcity84.5
Espanola, NMcity84.4
Bayard, NMcity84.3
Pearsall, TXcity84.2
Cockrell Hill, TXcity84.2
Premont, TXcity84.1
West Miami, FLcity84.0
Woodlake, CAcity83.8
Weslaco, TXcity83.8
Cotulla, TXcity83.6
Santa Clara, NMvillage83.5
Columbus, NMvillage83.3
La Puente, CAcity83.1
Las Vegas, NMcity82.9
Anthony, TXtown82.8
Rio Hondo, TXcity82.8
University Park, FLpopulated place82.7
Biola, CApopulated place82.5
Lynwood, CAcity82.3
Union City, NJcity82.3
Westmorland, CAcity82.2
Coral Terrace, FLpopulated place82.1
Seeley, CApopulated place81.5
South Tucson, AZcity81.2
Charlotte, TXcity81.2
Santa Rosa, NMcity81.2
Del Rio, TXcity81.0
Mission, TXcity81.0
Sanger, CAcity80.9
Hamilton City, CApopulated place80.6
Questa, NMvillage80.5
King City, CAcity80.4
McAllen, TXcity80.3
Pecos, NMvillage80.1
Pecos, TXcity79.6
Natalia, TXcity79.4
Hatch, NMvillage79.2
Stone Park, ILvillage79.1
Le Grand, CApopulated place78.8
West New York, NJtown78.7
Baldwin Park, CAcity78.7
Van Horn, TXtown78.6
Loving, NMvillage78.3
Royal City, WAcity78.2
Alamo, TXcity78.1
Alice, TXcity78.1
Lindsay, CAcity78.0
Tolleson, AZcity78.0
South Houston, TXcity77.9
Odem, TXcity77.9
South Valley, NMpopulated place77.6
La Feria, TXcity77.5
Cicero, ILtownship77.4
Cicero, ILtown77.4
Freer, TXcity77.4
El Paso, TXcity76.6
Kendale Lakes, FLpopulated place76.6
Wilder, IDcity76.4
Olympia Heights, FLpopulated place76.3
Combes, TXtown76.3
Wapato, WAcity76.2
Ivanhoe, CApopulated place76.2
Santa Ana, CAcity76.1
Toppenish, WAcity75.7
Uvalde, TXcity75.5
Indio, CAcity75.4
Jacinto City, TXcity75.4
Watsonville, CAcity75.1
Dinuba, CAcity75.1

Sources: 2000 Census, U.S. Census Bureau; Harvard Encyclopedia of American Ethnic Groups, ed. Stephan Thernstrom; Ancestry: 2000, U.S. Census Bureau (June 2004); ePodunk

Mapping by Daniel Shorter

-- October 2005

Other Hispanic Ancestry resources:

· Ethnic group message boards
· Hispanic reading room - Library of Congress
· Immigration & ship records

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