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The Washington Heights neighbourhood of Manhattan is also known as Quisqueya Heights, the indigenous name for Dominican Republic in the pre-Columbine era.

4.3m Hispanics are expected to live in New York in 2025.

The Dominican community is the fastest growing group in New York City.

TOTAL POPULATION: 18.2m
HISPANIC POPULATION: 2.7m (14.6%)
ORIGIN: Dominican, Puerto Rican, Colombian, Ecuadorian, Mexican
MAIN CITIES: New York, Buffalo, Rochester, Syracuse, Amherst, Albany

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