Harlingen, TX
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2022-04-08
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Harlingen, Texas Info Snack

Population
65,028
Unemployment
5.7%
Poverty
26.1%
Median Home
$92,000
Median Income
$43,003
Median Rent
$748

Harlingen SnackAbility

3
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
6/10
Housing
5
Affordability
8
Diversity
7
Safety
4
Amenities
8.5
Education
5
Commute
9

Harlingen, TX Crime Report

2,706
Total Crimes
4,162.2
Total Crimes / 100k People
77.42%
Above National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Harlingen
/ 100k People
Texas
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 2,706 4,162.2 2,691.5 2,346.0
Violent Crime 269 413.8 446.5 387.8
Murder 3 4.6 6.6 6.5
Robbery 67 103.1 91.4 73.9
Aggravated Assault 178 273.8 302.5 279.7
Property Crime 2,437 3,748.4 2,245.0 1,958.2
Burglary 315 484.5 370.7 314.2
Larceny 1,999 3,074.7 1,587.3 1,398.0
Car Theft 123 189.2 287.0 246.0

Harlingen, TX Cost Of Living

75
Harlingen's Overall Cost Of Living
0.8x
Lower Than The National Average
Living Expense Harlingen Texas National Average
Overall 75 94 100
Services 75 98 100
Groceries 79 89 100
Health 81 95 100
Housing 55 83 100
Transportation 89 89 100
Utilities 107 101 100

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
2020 65,028 -0.6%
2019 65,449 0.0%
2018 65,444 -0.3%
2017 65,634 -0.3%
2016 65,801 0.2%
2015 65,677 0.6%
2014 65,296 0.5%
2013 64,947 0.4%
2012 64,716 0.8%
2011 64,186 -

Race / Ethnicity in Harlingen

White
15.1% (9,814)
African American
0.8% (541)
American Indian
0.2% (124)
Asian
0.9% (594)
Hawaiian
0.1% (92)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
0.5% (356)
Hispanic
82.3% (53,507)
Race Harlingen TX USA
White 15.1% 41.4% 60.1%
African American 0.8% 11.8% 12.2%
American Indian 0.2% 0.2% 0.6%
Asian 0.9% 4.9% 5.6%
Hawaiian 0.1% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.2% 0.3%
Two Or More 0.5% 2.0% 2.8%
Hispanic 82.3% 39.4% 18.2%

Gender in Harlingen

Female
51.5% (33,469)
Male
48.5% (31,559)
Gender Harlingen TX USA
Female 51.5% 50.3% 50.8%
Male 48.5% 49.7% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Harlingen for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
10.0% (6,502)
9-12th Grade
13.0% (8,453)
High School / GED
29.0% (18,858)
Some College
20.0% (13,005)
Associate's Degree
9.0% (5,852)
Bachelor's Degree
12.0% (7,803)
Master's Degree
5.0% (3,251)
Professional Degree
1.0% (650)
Doctorate Degree
1.0% (650)
Education Harlingen TX USA
< 9th Grade 10.0% 7.0% 5.0%
9-12th Grade 13.0% 8.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 29.0% 25.0% 27.0%
Some College 20.0% 22.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 9.0% 7.0% 9.0%
Bachelor's Degree 12.0% 20.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 5.0% 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
8.8% (574,585)
$10,000 to $14,999
9.4% (609,562)
$15,000 to $24,999
12.9% (836,467)
$25,000 to $34,999
11.3% (737,215)
$35,000 to $49,999
14.2% (921,070)
$50,000 to $74,999
20.0% (1,301,636)
$75,000 to $99,999
9.6% (622,716)
$100,000 to $149,999
8.7% (562,627)
$150,000 to $199,999
2.7% (177,876)
$200,000 or more
2.4% (159,042)
Income Harlingen TX USA
Less than $10,000 8.8% 6.0% 5.8%
$10,000 to $14,999 9.4% 3.9% 4.1%
$15,000 to $24,999 12.9% 8.4% 8.5%
$25,000 to $34,999 11.3% 8.9% 8.6%
$35,000 to $49,999 14.2% 12.3% 12.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 20.0% 17.6% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 9.6% 12.5% 12.8%
$100,000 to $149,999 8.7% 15.6% 15.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 2.7% 7.0% 7.1%
$200,000 or more 2.4% 7.8% 8.3%

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