Estados Unidos (United States)

By: Jacqueline Dickens

The Hispanics that make up the U.S.

Roughly 54 million hispanics call America home. Los Angeles is the city with the highest population of hispanics. There are many celebrities with spanish roots including Vanessa Hudgens. Additionally many U.S. states used to be apart of mexico. These states include California, Nevada, Utah, most of New Mexico and Arizona, and parts of Colorado and Wyoming. Typically the mexican food eaten in america is tacos. Tacos have now become famous with the american twist.

5 Fun Facts about the U.S.

1. The US is the 4th largest country in the world by land area and 3rd by population.

2. The US has the world's largest economy.

3. Hawaii is the most recent of the 50 states in the US (joining in 1959) and is the only one made up entirely of islands.

4. The most populated city in the US is New York City, followed by Los Angeles and Chicago.

5. The US was the leading force behind the development of the Internet.