Mission, TX

83,556 Population
35.5 square miles 2,351 people per square mile

Census data: ACS 2016 1-year unless noted

 

 People

Percent of State Population
0.3%
was 0.3%
Ranked 43rd Highest in TX
Population Density
2,351
US 88.8 people/sq mile
Dependency Ratio
67.2%
was 71.0%
US Population Dependency Ratio is 49.7
Percent Foreign Born
27.5%
was 32.2%
Ranked 8th Highest in TX
Percent Under 18
33.9%
was 35.8%
Ranked 3rd Highest in TX
Percent 65 and Over
11.1%
was 11.6%
Ranked 28th Highest in TX

 Economics

Unemployment Rate
6.1
was 6.2
Ranked 32nd Lowest in TX
Percent Living in Poverty
22.0%
was 24.9%
Ranked 47th Lowest in TX
Median Household Income
$43,480
was $41,639
Ranked 48th Highest in TX
Gini Income Distribution
 
50.4
45.4
US Gini Index is 42.0

 Safety

Homicides per 100,000
1.2
 
Violent Crimes per 100,000
101.7
was 88.5
 
Property Crimes per 100,000
2,423.6
was 3,619.7
 

 Housing

Total Housing Units
28,879
was 31,007
Ranked 48th Highest in TX
Median Rent
$805
was $665
Ranked 47th Highest in TX
Total Building Permits
233
was 249
 
Occupied Housing Units
24,318
was 25,009
 
Homeownership Rate
60.1%
was 67.7%
Ranked 18th Highest in TX
Single Family Building Permits
233
was 249
 
Residential Units Per Sq Mile
812.6
was 883.0
Ranked 35th Highest in TX
Rental Vacancy Rate
32.0%
was 42.6%
Ranked 1st Highest in TX
Multifamily Building Permits
0
 
Persons Per Dwelling Unit
3.4
was 3.2
Ranked 4th Highest in TX
Building Permits per 1000 Housing Units
7.5
was 8.7
 
Building Permits per 1000 Residents
2.9
was 3.1
 

 Health

Percent with Insurance Under 18
85.4%
was 81.0%
Ranked 52nd Highest in TX
Percent with Insurance 18 to 64
59.9%
Ranked 54th Highest in TX
Percent with Insurance Over 65
97.5%
was 97.1%
Ranked 30th Highest in TX

 Education

Percent with High School Diploma or Higher
73.0%
was 70.9%
Ranked 53rd Highest in TX
Percent with Bachelors Degree or Higher
23.9%
was 20.9%
Ranked 35th Highest in TX

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