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Many Texan Hispanics have roots in the state which date back to the XVIII century.

In El Paso county, 74.5% of the inhabitants are Hispanic.

Two-thirds of Hispanic-owned businesses are concentrated in Texas, California and Florida.

TOTAL POPULATION: 20.4m
HISPANIC POPULATION: 6.1m (30%)
ORIGIN: Mexican, Salvadoran, Puerto Rican, Cuban
MAIN CITIES: Houston, San Antonio, Dallas, El Paso, Austin

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