Arizona growing fast

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TUCSON, Ariz. -- New figures from the U.S. Census show Arizona is the second fastest growing state in America, largely due to a 46% increase in our Hispanic population.

The new data indicates there are nearly two million Hispanics in Arizona nearly 30% of the state population of 6.3 million.

Most of Southern Arizona saw moderate growth since 2000 with Cochise County posting a 10% gain, Santa Cruz 13% and Pima 21%, but Pinal County exploded with its population expanding by more than 105%.