Harlingen, TX
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2021-08-09
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Harlingen, Texas Info Snack

Population
65,129
Unemployment
6.2%
Poverty
29.1%
Median Home
$87,500
Median Income
$39,752
Median Rent
$737

Harlingen SnackAbility

3
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
5/10
Housing
5
Affordability
8
Diversity
8
Safety
4
Amenities
8.5
Education
5
Commute
9

Harlingen, TX Crime Report

3,425
Total Crimes
5,230.5
Total Crimes / 100k People
111.19%
Above National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Harlingen
/ 100k People
Texas
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 3,425 5,230.5 2,809.6 2,476.7
Violent Crime 273 416.9 418.9 366.7
Murder 0 0.0 4.9 5.0
Robbery 54 82.5 100.0 81.6
Aggravated Assault 165 252.0 263.0 250.2
Property Crime 3,152 4,813.6 2,390.7 2,109.9
Burglary 443 676.5 392.8 340.5
Larceny 2,613 3,990.5 1,730.6 1,549.5
Car Theft 96 146.6 267.2 219.9

Harlingen, TX Cost Of Living

74
Harlingen's Overall Cost Of Living
0.7x
Lower Than The National Average
Living Expense Harlingen Texas National Average
Overall 74 91 100
Services 75 95 100
Groceries 83 90 100
Health 84 97 100
Housing 53 83 100
Transportation 89 94 100
Utilities 102 102 100

Harlingen, TX Photos

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Rankings for Harlingen in Texas

Map Of Harlingen, TX

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Population over time in Harlingen

Year Population % Change
2019 65,129 -0.5%
2018 65,449 0.0%
2017 65,444 -0.3%
2016 65,634 -0.3%
2015 65,801 0.2%
2014 65,677 0.6%
2013 65,296 0.5%
2012 64,947 0.4%
2011 64,716 0.8%
2010 64,186 -

Race / Ethnicity in Harlingen

White
15.5% (10,085)
African American
0.8% (549)
American Indian
0.2% (152)
Asian
1.2% (755)
Hawaiian
0.0% (20)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
0.4% (283)
Hispanic
81.8% (53,285)
Race Harlingen TX USA
White 15.5% 42.0% 60.7%
African American 0.8% 11.8% 12.3%
American Indian 0.2% 0.3% 0.7%
Asian 1.2% 4.7% 5.5%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 0.4% 1.7% 2.4%
Hispanic 81.8% 39.3% 18.0%

Gender in Harlingen

Female
50.8% (33,094)
Male
49.2% (32,035)
Gender Harlingen TX USA
Female 50.8% 50.3% 50.8%
Male 49.2% 49.7% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Harlingen for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
13.0% (8,466)
9-12th Grade
11.0% (7,164)
High School / GED
30.0% (19,538)
Some College
20.0% (13,025)
Associate's Degree
8.0% (5,210)
Bachelor's Degree
12.0% (7,815)
Master's Degree
4.0% (2,605)
Professional Degree
1.0% (651)
Doctorate Degree
1.0% (651)
Education Harlingen TX USA
< 9th Grade 13.0% 8.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 11.0% 8.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 30.0% 25.0% 27.0%
Some College 20.0% 22.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 8.0% 7.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 12.0% 19.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 4.0% 8.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 1.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.0% 1.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Harlingen, Texas

Less than $10,000
10.4% (676,763)
$10,000 to $14,999
8.1% (530,419)
$15,000 to $24,999
15.2% (987,364)
$25,000 to $34,999
11.8% (767,848)
$35,000 to $49,999
13.3% (864,702)
$50,000 to $74,999
18.5% (1,202,021)
$75,000 to $99,999
9.6% (627,273)
$100,000 to $149,999
8.4% (545,297)
$150,000 to $199,999
2.6% (167,900)
$200,000 or more
2.2% (143,307)
Income Harlingen TX USA
Less than $10,000 10.4% 6.1% 6.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 8.1% 4.0% 4.3%
$15,000 to $24,999 15.2% 8.9% 8.9%
$25,000 to $34,999 11.8% 9.3% 8.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 13.3% 12.5% 12.3%
$50,000 to $74,999 18.5% 17.6% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 9.6% 12.5% 12.7%
$100,000 to $149,999 8.4% 15.0% 15.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 2.6% 6.7% 6.8%
$200,000 or more 2.2% 7.4% 7.7%

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