Reports

City Council Redistricting Dashboard: Socioeconomic and Population Profile

The New York City Redistricting Dashboard offers population data to the block-level, aggregated to the city council district level. The population data are derived from the Redistricting File (P.L. 94-171) prepared by the U.S. Census…

The State of Puerto Ricans in the U.S. Dashboard

The Socio-Demographic Data of Puerto Ricans in the United States and Puerto Rico: 2010 - 2019 Dashboard showcases Puerto Rican population data, including in- and out-migration from Puerto Rico, educational attainment and language proficiency, income,…

Redistricting Threats to New York’s Hispanic Congressional Representation

Proposed redistricting maps threaten Hispanic congressional representation by eliminating  a congressional district currently represented by a Hispanic member of the House of Representatives and diluting Latino voting power NEW YORK, November 1, 2021 — The…

Puerto Rico’s 2020 Race/Ethnicity Decennial Analysis

Key Findings There was a 54.8% drop in those who selected 'One Race' in Puerto Rico from 95.8% 2000 to 50.2% in 2020.A significant decrease occurred for those who identified as 'White Alone' in Puerto…

Four Year Anniversary of Hurricane Maria

For the fourth anniversary of Hurricane Maria in Puerto Rico the Center for Puerto Rican Studies at Hunter College has prepared a new report focused specifically on aging and disabled populations to help better understand…

Redistricting 2020: The Prospects of Increasing Hispanic Legislative Representation in Florida

Hispanics are driving population growth across the United States. This lead in population growth affords Latinos the opportunity to increase their political power by potentially increasing the number of legislative districts that can be represented…

Redistricting 2020: Challenges to Hispanic Congressional Representation in New York State

The process of apportioning political power in the United is about to begin. New York Latino U.S. representatives, and specifically Puerto Rican representatives, are vulnerable to losing their congressional seats in the upcoming process of…

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Decennial Redistricting Research Series

This research brief series will present an updated an analysis of population changes between 2010 and 2020, produced by the Data Hub staff, and the implications for congressional redistricting in New York and Florida. Presently,…

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Decennial Analysis for Puerto Rico Series

This report highlights some key findings from the newly released 2020 Decennial Census data for legislative redistricting including: racial identification shift from ‘whiteness’ to ‘some other race’ and increased identification with more than one race …

Puerto Ricans in the United States, 2019

In 2019, the United States had an estimated population of 5,828,706 million Puerto Ricans with the majority of Puerto Ricans residing in Florida and New York state. Puerto Ricans accounted for about 1.8 percent of…

Puerto Ricans in Florida State, 2019

In 2019, Florida had the largest concentration of Puerto Ricans in the United States with an estimated population of 1,190,891 with the majority of Puerto Ricans residing in Osceola county per 10,000. Puerto Ricans accounted…

Puerto Ricans in Virginia State, 2019

In 2019, Virginia had the 13th largest concentration of Puerto Ricans in the United States with an estimated population of 106,781 with the majority of Puerto Ricans residing in Hopewell county per 10,000. Puerto Ricans accounted…

Puerto Ricans in New York State, 2019

In 2019, New York had the 2nd largest concentration of Puerto Ricans in the United States with an estimated population of 1,096,823 with the majority of Puerto Ricans residing in Bronx county per 10,000. Puerto Ricans…

Puerto Ricans in Pennsylvania State, 2019

In 2019, Pennsylvania had the 3rd largest concentration of Puerto Ricans in the United States with an estimated population of 493,255 with the majority of Puerto Ricans residing in Lehigh county per 10,000. Puerto Ricans…

Puerto Ricans in Massachusetts State, 2019

In 2019, Massachusetts had the 5th largest concentration of Puerto Ricans in the United States with an estimated population of 340,893 with the majority of Puerto Ricans residing in Hampden county per 10,000. Puerto Ricans…

Puerto Ricans in New Jersey State, 2019

In 2019, New Jersey had the 4th largest concentration of Puerto Ricans in the United States with an estimated population of 455,615 with the majority of Puerto Ricans residing in Cumberland county per 10,000. Puerto Ricans…

Puerto Ricans in Georgia State, 2019

In 2019, Georgia had the largest 12th concentration of Puerto Ricans in the United States with an estimated population of 108,719 with the majority of Puerto Ricans residing in Liberty county per 10,000. Puerto Ricans accounted…

Puerto Ricans in North Carolina State, 2019

In 2019, North Carolina had the 11th largest concentration of Puerto Ricans in the United States with an estimated population of 110,028 with the majority of Puerto Ricans residing in Cumberland county per 10,000. Puerto Ricans…

Puerto Ricans in Ohio State, 2019

In 2019, Ohio had the 10th largest concentration of Puerto Ricans in the United States with an estimated population of 130,700 with the majority of Puerto Ricans residing in Lorain county per 10,000. Puerto Ricans accounted…

Puerto Ricans in Illinois State, 2019

In 2019, Illinois had the 9th largest concentration of Puerto Ricans in the United States with an estimated population of 207,109 with the majority of Puerto Ricans residing in Cook county per 10,000. Puerto Ricans accounted…

Puerto Ricans in California State, 2019

In 2019, California had the 8th largest concentration of Puerto Ricans in the United States with an estimated population of 226,314 with the majority of Puerto Ricans residing in Solano county per 10,000. Puerto Ricans accounted…

Puerto Ricans in Texas State, 2019

In 2019, Texas had the 7th largest concentration of Puerto Ricans in the United States with an estimated population of 239,157 with the majority of Puerto Ricans residing in Bell county per 10,000. Puerto Ricans accounted…

Puerto Ricans in Connecticut State, 2019

In 2019, Connecticut had the 6th largest concentration of Puerto Ricans in the United States with an estimated population of 302,027 with the majority of Puerto Ricans residing in Hartford county per 10,000. Puerto Ricans accounted…

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Redistricting 2020: Population Change and Hispanic Congressional Representation in Connecticut

On April 26, 2021, the U.S. Census Bureau delivered to the president of the United States results from the 2020 decennial census to be used for apportionment in the House of Representatives. Those apportionment results…

Redistricting 2020: The Prospects of Increasing Hispanic Legislative Representation in Florida

Hispanics are driving population growth across the United States. This lead in population growth affords Latinos the opportunity to increase their political power by potentially increasing the number of legislative districts that can be represented…

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Small Business Pulse Survey Shows Breadth of COVID-19 Impact on Businesses

The Census Bureau’s Small Business Pulse Survey released its first set of survey results related to the impacts of the Covid-19 pandemic on the nation’s small business by state between April 26th and May 2nd,…

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Enduring Disasters: Puerto Rico, Three Years After Hurricane María

Puerto Rico has suffered the compounded effects of multiple disasters over the last three years: the devastating impacts of Hurricanes Irma and Maria in September 2017, recurrent seismic activity in the southwest region, including a…

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Puerto Rican Citizen Voting-Age Population in 2019

The Puerto Rican population that is eligible to register to vote in the United States—because they are citizens of the United States and 18 years of age or older—continued to grow in 2019. According to…

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Puerto Ricans in Ohio State, 2018

In 2018, Ohio had the 10th largest concentration of Puerto Ricans in the United States with an estimated population of 137,104. Puerto Ricans accounted for 1.2 percent of the state’s overall population in 2018. Between…

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Puerto Ricans in Ohio: 2010 – 2018

According to the U.S. Census Bureau, in 2018, Ohio had the 10th largest concentration of Puerto Ricans in the United States (137,104). Puerto Ricans accounted for 1.2 percent of the total population in Ohio. Despite…

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Puerto Ricans in Florida: 2010 – 2018

According to the U.S. Census Bureau, in 2018, Florida had the largest concentration of Puerto Ricans in the United States (1,187,437). Puerto Ricans accounted for 5.6 percent of the total population in Florida, and 21.3…