NORTHBOROUGH, Mass. (BP) -- New England, an area well-known for its colonial past, changing autumn foliage and forested mountains is also unfortunately known for spiritual lostness, especially among Hispanics there.
According to the American Community Survey, an ongoing survey by the U.S. Census Bureau, Hispanics make up 8 percent of New England's population. That' s equal to more than one million Hispanic individuals spread across Maine, Vermont, New Hampshire, Massachusetts, Connecticut and Rhode Island. The major Hispanic groups living in the area are Dominicans, Puerto Ricans, Mexicans and Mexican Americans, Cubans and Cuban Americans, Salvadorans, Colombians and Bolivians. Read More