Are people from Spain considered white w/hispanic, white, or latino?

Both of my parents are from Spain. I have brown hair with natural highlights and brown eyes. Overall, my complexion is white. We now live in California. People ask me why I speak Spanish when I'm white and I tell them I'm from Spain. When I have to fill out surveys and stuff, they ask me to check a box... show more Both of my parents are from Spain. I have brown hair with natural highlights and brown eyes. Overall, my complexion is white. We now live in California. People ask me why I speak Spanish when I'm white and I tell them I'm from Spain. When I have to fill out surveys and stuff, they ask me to check a box saying if I'm hispanic, or non-hispanic white. What does non-hispanic white even mean? My last name is Torres and if I check hispanic everyone will think I am Mexican/Latina. But I am not. So what exactly am I?
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