Living in Port Isabel, TX

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Updated: 2020-03-10

Port Isabel SnackAbility

3
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
6/10
Housing
6
Affordability
4
Diversity
8.5
Safety
5
Amenities
6
Education
4
Commute
9.5

Port Isabel, TX Crime Report

186
Total Crimes
3,673.0
Total Crimes / 100k People
43.01%
Above National Average

Port Isabel, TX Cost Of Living

75
Port Isabel's Overall Cost Of Living
0.8x
Lower Than The National Average

Port Isabel, Texas Info Snack

Port Isabel is a city in Cameron County, Texas, United States. It is part of the Brownsville–Harlingen–Raymondville and the Matamoros–Brownsville metropolitan areas. The population was 5,006 at the 2010 census.
Population
5,057
Unemployment
3.4%
Poverty
32.1%
Median Home
$132,500
Median Income
$30,313
Median Rent
$719

Port Isabel, TX Photos

Source: Public Domain

Rankings for Port Isabel in Texas

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1

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3

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4

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5

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Map Of Port Isabel, TX

Population over time in Port Isabel

Year Population % Change
2017 5,057 0.2%
2016 5,049 0.7%
2015 5,015 -0.4%
2014 5,033 0.0%
2013 5,033 0.3%
2012 5,019 -0.4%
2011 5,041 -0.7%
2010 5,075 0.1%
2009 5,072 -
Crime/100k Port Isabel TX USA
Violent Crime 355.5 410.9 368.9
Murder 0.0 4.6 5.0
Robbery 0.0 98.4 86.2
Aggravated Assault 335.7 256.6 246.8
Property Crime 3317.5 2367.2 2199.5
Burglary 335.7 410.8 376.0
Larceny 2804.1 1713.1 1594.6
Car Theft 177.7 243.2 228.9

Race / Ethnicity in Port Isabel

White
24.5% (1,238)
African American
0.0% (0)
American Indian
0.0% (0)
Asian
1.0% (53)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
4.2% (211)
Two Or More
0.0% (0)
Hispanic
70.3% (3,555)
Race Port Isabel TX USA
White 24.5% 42.3% 61.1%
African American 0.0% 11.7% 12.3%
American Indian 0.0% 0.2% 0.7%
Asian 1.0% 4.6% 5.4%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 4.2% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 0.0% 1.7% 2.4%
Hispanic 70.3% 39.2% 17.8%

Household Income For Port Isabel, Texas

Less than $10,000
12.4% (62,835)
$10,000 to $14,999
13.3% (67,499)
$15,000 to $24,999
17.4% (88,079)
$25,000 to $34,999
14.1% (71,341)
$35,000 to $49,999
10.4% (52,682)
$50,000 to $74,999
13.6% (68,871)
$75,000 to $99,999
5.0% (25,243)
$100,000 to $149,999
11.7% (59,268)
$150,000 to $199,999
0.0% (0)
$200,000 or more
2.0% (9,878)
Income Port Isabel TX USA
Less than $10,000 12.4% 6.4% 6.3%
$10,000 to $14,999 13.3% 4.4% 4.6%
$15,000 to $24,999 17.4% 9.3% 9.3%
$25,000 to $34,999 14.1% 9.6% 9.3%
$35,000 to $49,999 10.4% 12.8% 12.6%
$50,000 to $74,999 13.6% 17.7% 17.5%
$75,000 to $99,999 5.0% 12.2% 12.5%
$100,000 to $149,999 11.7% 14.6% 14.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 0.0% 6.2% 6.3%
$200,000 or more 2.0% 6.9% 7.0%

Gender in Port Isabel

Female
55.7% (2,815)
Male
44.3% (2,242)
Gender Port Isabel TX USA
Female 55.7% 50.3% 50.8%
Male 44.3% 49.7% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Port Isabel for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
13.0% (657)
9-12th Grade
11.0% (556)
High School / GED
38.0% (1,921)
Some College
17.0% (859)
Associate's Degree
6.0% (303)
Bachelor's Degree
13.0% (657)
Master's Degree
1.0% (50)
Professional Degree
0.0% (0)
Doctorate Degree
1.0% (50)
Education Port Isabel TX USA
< 9th Grade 13.0% 9.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 11.0% 8.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 38.0% 25.0% 27.0%
Some College 17.0% 22.0% 21.0%
Associate's Degree 6.0% 7.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 13.0% 19.0% 19.0%
Master's Degree 1.0% 7.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 0.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.0% 1.0% 1.0%

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