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Redistricting NYC: Demographic Change and The Hispanic Community

If you wish to download the PDF version, please click here  On July 15, 2022, the New York City Districting Commission released a preliminary plan for council districts after holding … Continued

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 – 2021 Dashboard showcases Puerto Rican population data, including in- and out-migration from Puerto Rico, educational … Continued

Re-Issued September 2021 Redistricting 2020: The Prospects of Increasing Hispanic Legislative Representation in Florida

If you wish to download the PDF version, please click here Introduction Hispanics are driving population growth across the United States. This lead in population growth affords Latinos the opportunity to … Continued

Redistricting Threats to New York’s Hispanic Congressional Representation

If you wish to download the PDF version, please click here Proposed redistricting maps threaten Hispanic congressional representation by eliminating  a congressional district currently represented by a Hispanic member of the … Continued

Puerto Rico’s 2020 Population Decennial Analysis

Photo by Andy Orin on Unsplash Key Findings The newly released 2020 decennial data for legislative redistricting highlights the following for Puerto Rico: Puerto Rico’s population dropped by -11.8% percent … Continued

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 … Continued

Four Year Anniversary of Hurricane Maria Series: Aging Population

For the fourth anniversary of Hurricane Maria in Puerto Rico the Center for Puerto Rican Studies at Hunter College has prepared a new report series focusing on questions of social … Continued

Four Year Anniversary of Hurricane Maria Series: Disabled Population

For the fourth anniversary of Hurricane Maria in Puerto Rico the Center for Puerto Rican Studies at Hunter College has prepared a new report series focusing on questions of social … Continued

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 … Continued

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 … Continued

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 … Continued

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 … Continued

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 … Continued

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 … Continued

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 … Continued

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 … Continued

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 … Continued

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 … Continued

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 … Continued

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 … Continued

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 … Continued

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 … Continued

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 … Continued

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 … Continued

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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 … Continued

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 … Continued

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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 … Continued

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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 … Continued

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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 … Continued

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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 … Continued

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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 … Continued

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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 … Continued