Edinburg, TX

84,501 Population
39 square miles 2,127.9 people per square mile

Census data: ACS 2014 1-year unless noted

 

 People

Percent of State Population
0.3%
was 0.3%
Ranked 42nd Highest in TX
Population Density
2,127.9
US 88.8 people/sq mile
Dependency Ratio
54.8%
was 46.2%
US Population Dependency Ratio is 49.7
Percent Foreign Born
19.6%
was 19.6%
Ranked 50th Highest in TX
Percent Under 18
32.7%
was 30.0%
Ranked 4th Highest in TX
Percent 65 and Over
8.0%
was 7.4%
Ranked 48th Highest in TX

 Economics

Unemployment Rate
6.1
was 5.1
Ranked 27th Lowest in TX
Percent Living in Poverty
31.9%
was 25.4%
Ranked 55th Lowest in TX
Median Household Income
$41,004
was $41,938
Ranked 51st Highest in TX
Gini Income Distribution
 
47.6
45.4
US Gini Index is 42.0

 Safety

Homicides per 100,000
2.3
was 1.2
 
Violent Crimes per 100,000
428.7
was 336.7
 
Property Crimes per 100,000
4,780.5
was 5,216.9
 

 Housing

Total Housing Units
29,000
was 25,036
Ranked 46th Highest in TX
Median Rent
$690
was $691
Ranked 51st Highest in TX
Total Building Permits
650
was 770
 
Occupied Housing Units
25,073
was 23,344
 
Homeownership Rate
56.8%
was 57.0%
Ranked 50th Highest in TX
Single Family Building Permits
308
was 362
 
Residential Units Per Sq Mile
743.3
was 641.7
Ranked 41st Highest in TX
Rental Vacancy Rate
26.6%
was 14.4%
Ranked 6th Highest in TX
Multifamily Building Permits
342
was 408
 
Persons Per Dwelling Unit
3.3
was 3.4
Ranked 5th Highest in TX
Building Permits per 1000 Housing Units
26.0
was 27.8
 
Building Permits per 1000 Residents
8.0
was 9.5
 

 Health

Percent with Insurance Under 18
88.8%
was 87.2%
 
Percent with Insurance 18 to 64
65.9%
 
Percent with Insurance Over 65
89.3%
was 100%
 

 Education

Percent with High School Diploma or Higher
74.7%
was 80.1%
Ranked 50th Highest in TX
Percent with Bachelors Degree or Higher
26.1%
was 31.2%
Ranked 32nd Highest in TX

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