In Minnesota, the Hispanic population has climbed from 54,000 in 1990 to over 276,000 in 2016. Today, around one in twenty Minnesota residents identify as Hispanic. The Hispanic population in Minnesota is the 28th largest in the nation, 0.5% of all Hispanics in the United States. As many have Mexican origins, the state now has a Mexican consulate. Among the many markets that serve this community is Colonial Market and Restaurant, which provides among others, essential like tortillas, fresh produce, and gifts.