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Latinos In Iowa

By The Numbers

“The annual growth rate of the U.S. Hispanic population remained flat between 2016 and 2017, but Hispanics continue to account for more of the nation’s overall population growth than any other race or ethnicity, according to a new Pew Research Center analysis of preliminary population estimates from the Census Bureau.”

Pew / August 3, 2017

# Of Hispanics / 171,000

% Of State Total Population / 5%

Median Age / 23

Demographic profile of hispanics in Iowa, 2014

Origin

U.S. | Born Hispanics | 67%

Foreign | Born Hispanics | 33%

Heritage

Mexican Origin | 78%

Non-Mexican | 22%

Annual Personal Earnings:

Person 16 & Older

Non-Hispanic Whites | $30,600

Hispanics | $25,000

Non-Hispanics Blacks | $20,000

Homeownership: Householders

Non-Hispanic Whites | 74%

Hispanics | 59%

Non-Hispanics Blacks | Not Reported

Langauge At Home

Persons 5 & Older

Only English Spoken At Home | 39%

Other /  Spoken At Home | 61%

Latino Organizations

We Support

LATINO FORUM

Individuals committed to the advancement of Latinos to achieve social justice for the community and furthers its full potential.

AL ÉXITO

Provides programming and mentoring for middle and high school Latino students, family programming and events.

IOWA OFFICE OF LATINO AFFAIRS

Individuals committed to the advancement of Latinos to achieve social justice for the community and furthers its full potential.

IOWA LATINO

HERITAGE FESTIVAL

Develop an event that will flourish and grow throughout the years to become a family tradition.

EMPRESARI@S

A space for exchange of resources and ideas between business owners focused in the Spanish speaking market.

New Americans In Iowa

"The Political & Economic Power Of Immigrants, Latinos & Asians In The Hawkeye State"

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Des Moines, IA 50316

P  |  515.635.4134

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