Port Isabel, TX

5,015 Population
6.7 square miles 748.1 people per square mile

Census data: ACS 2016 5-year unless noted

 

 People

Percent of State Population
0.0%
was 0.0%
 
Population Density
748.1
US 88.8 people/sq mile
Dependency Ratio
67.7%
was 66.4%
US Population Dependency Ratio is 49.7
Percent Foreign Born
25.9%
was 23.9%
 
Percent Under 18
23.8%
was 24.6%
 
Percent 65 and Over
19.5%
was 18.2%
 

 Economics

Unemployment Rate
--
No Data Available
Percent Living in Poverty
31.4%
was 32.8%
 
Median Household Income
$32,566
was $31,765
 
Gini Income Distribution
 
55
51
US Gini Index is 42.0

 Safety

Homicides per 100,000
0
 
Violent Crimes per 100,000
696.9
was 237.4
 
Property Crimes per 100,000
5,037.8
was 6,053.4
 

 Housing

Total Housing Units
2,416
was 2,322
 
Median Rent
$702
was $587
 
Total Building Permits
2
was 1
 
Occupied Housing Units
1,857
was 1,826
 
Homeownership Rate
62.6%
was 60.9%
 
Single Family Building Permits
2
was 1
 
Residential Units Per Sq Mile
360.4
was 346.4
 
Rental Vacancy Rate
44.6%
was 41.0%
 
Multifamily Building Permits
0
 
Persons Per Dwelling Unit
2.7
was 2.8
 
Building Permits per 1000 Housing Units
0.9
was 0.5
 
Building Permits per 1000 Residents
0.4
was 0.2
 

 Health

Percent with Insurance Under 18
81.0%
was 84.4%
 
Percent with Insurance 18 to 64
40.7%
 
Percent with Insurance Over 65
100%
was 100%
 

 Education

Percent with High School Diploma or Higher
67.8%
was 65.8%
 
Percent with Bachelors Degree or Higher
15.6%
was 12.7%
 

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