It’s probably not surprising that, once you take English out of the equation, Spanish is the most widely spoken language in the United States. But what if you also remove Spanish from the options? 24/7 Wall St. ventures into each state to see which other foreign language ranks highest, with German taking the top spot overall when all states are taken into account. Now guess what language is spoken here in Wisconsin after English and Spanish? Hmong. Yep, Hmong.
Wisconsin has 45,776 residents that speak Hmong, making it the third most spoken language. The same goes for Minnesota, by the way. You can take a look at the results for all the states here.