Arkansas isn’t generally considered a hub of America’s Hispanic population. However, the state has seen a marked increase in its Latino residents. According to Pew Research Center tabulations of the 2014 American Community Survey, Arkansas is home to nearly 205,500 Hispanics, representing 6.9% of the state’s population.
This could explain why a husband-and-wife who own a regional Mexican station in Little Rock has just acquired a News/Talk AM in Hot Springs, Ark.
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