The state outside the Gden Purchase of was part of the New Mexico Territory untilwhen the western half was made into the Arizona Territory. Since then, the gap has widened.
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Demographics[ edit ] Hispanics made up Arizona was projected to become a minority-majority state by the year if population growth trends continued. The state like its southwestern neighbors has had close linguistic and cultural ties with Mexico. However by those trends reversed.
The U. Infor the first time, there were slightly more births to Hispanics in the state than births to non-Hispanic whites.
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