Alamo, Hidalgo County, Texas

Alamo is a city in Hidalgo County, Texas. As of the 2014 census, the city population was 19,224. According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 5.72 square miles. An elevation is 101 feet (30.78 m) above sea level. The population density was 3,361 people per square mile. The median age was 34.8 years (Texas state median age was 34 years). For every 100 females there were 93 males.
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Description of the Population
Population (Year: 2014)
19,224 residents
Population Change
+30.2% since 2000 year
Residents Median Age
34.8 years (State: 34)
Below the Poverty Line
28.9% (Year: 2013)
Population Males
9,279 residents
Population Females
9,945 residents
Population Urban
100% of residents
Foreign Born Residents
23.0% Latin America
Daytime Population Change
-1,319 (-6.8%)
Live and Work in the City
936 (14.1%)
Unemployment (Year: 2015)
7.4% (State: 4.4%)

Elections Results Data


    English Language Proficiency by Native Speakers


      Alamo Marital Status Data (Over 15 Years Old)


        Alamo Residents Living Below the Poverty Line (According to 2013)


          Year of Entry for the Foreign-born Alamo Residents


            Countries for the Foreign-Born Residents

              Financial Information
              Median Sale for Vacant Units (Year: 2015)
              Median Home Value (Year: 2013)
              $60,592 (State: $132,000)
              Changes in Home Value
              +$21,392 since 2000 year
              Median Gross Rent (Year: 2013)
              Median Contract Rent Range (Year: 2015)
              $179 – $345
              Median Rent for Vacant Units (Year: 2015)
              Cost of Living Index (Date: February 2016)
              81 (USA: 100)
              Property Taxes with Mortgage (Year: 2013)
              $1,836 (2.30%)
              Property Taxes without Mortgage (Year: 2013)
              $932 (1.80%)
              Median Household Income (Year: 2015)
              $37,062 (State: $51,704)
              Changes in Household Income
              +$13,134 since 2000 year
              Median Per Capita Income (Year: 2013)
              Changes in Per Capita Income
              +$4,602 since 2000 year
              Education Data (by Residents, Schools, Colleges)

              Education attainment (25+ years residents)


                Males 25 Years and Older


                  Females 25 Years and Older


                    Nearest Colleges & Universities

                    • South Texas College
                      about 9 miles
                      McAllen, TX
                      Full-time enrollment: 19,701
                    • The University of Texas-Pan American
                      about 10 miles
                      Edinburg, TX
                      FT enrollment: 16,766
                    • Texas State Technical College-Harlingen
                      about 29 miles
                      Harlingen, TX
                      FT enrollment: 3,700
                    • The University of Texas at Brownsville
                      about 45 miles
                      Brownsville, TX
                      FT enrollment: 9,165
                    • Texas A & M University-Kingsville
                      about 94 miles
                      Kingsville, TX
                      FT enrollment: 9,295
                    • Texas A & M University-Corpus Christi
                      about 117 miles
                      Corpus Christi, TX
                      FT enrollment: 9,092
                    • Del Mar College
                      about 118 miles
                      Corpus Christi, TX
                      FT enrollment: 5,213

                    List of Largest Public High Schools

                      Location: 325 E SH 495
                      Grades: 6-12
                      Charter school
                    • PSJA MEMORIAL EARLY COLLEGE H S
                      Location: 800 S ALAMO RD
                      Grades: 9-12

                    List of Largest Private High Schools

                      Students: 90
                      Location: 932 N ALAMO RD
                      Grades: PK-12

                    List of Largest Public Middle Schools

                    • ALAMO MIDDLE
                      Students: 1,163
                      Location: 1819 W HWY 83
                      Grades: 6-8
                    • AUGUSTO GUERRA EL
                      Students: 637
                      Location: 807 FM495
                      Grades: PK-5
                    • ZEFERINO FARIAS EL
                      Students: 583
                      Location: 1100 W ACACIA ST
                      Grades: PK-5
                    • VANGUARD ACADEMY EL III
                      Location: 155 E BUSINESS 83
                      Grades: PK-7
                      Charter school
                    • IDEA ACADEMY ALAMO
                      Location: 325 E SH 495
                      Grades: KG-4
                      Charter school
                    • CAPT D SALINAS II EL
                      Location: 333 E HWY 83
                      Grades: PK-5
                    • JOHN MCKEEVER EL
                      Location: 811 BOWIE ST
                      Grades: PK-5
                    • SANTOS LIVAS EL
                      Location: 733 N ALAMO RD
                      Grades: PK-5
                    • AUDIE MURPHY MIDDLE
                      Location: 924 W SIOUX RD
                      Grades: 6-8
                    • MARCIA R GARZA
                      Location: 810 E EL GATO
                      Grades: PK-5
                    Alamo Police Department
                    Full-time Employees (Year: 2014)
                    38 policemen
                    Full-time Law Enforcement Officers
                    30 policemen
                    Officers per 1,000 Residents
                    1.57 policemen (State: 2.02)
                    Labor Market Description

                    Unemployment Rate


                      Male: Employment in Industries (Services)


                        Female: Employment in Industries (Services)


                          Male: Most Common Occupations


                            Female: Most Common Occupations

                              Alamo Infrastructure
                              Grocery Stores in the City
                              79 stores
                              Grocery Stores per 10,000 Citizens
                              1.12 (State: 1.47)
                              Supercenters in the City
                              6 centers
                              Supercenters per 10,000 Citizens
                              0.09 (State: 0.14)
                              Convenience Stores not at Gas Stations
                              67 stores
                              Convenience Stores per 10,000 (no Gas)
                              0.95 (State: 1.11)
                              Convenience Stores at Gas Stations
                              240 stores
                              Convenience Stores per 10,000 (with Gas)
                              3.40 (State: 3.95)
                              Number of Restaurants in the City
                              337 restaurants
                              Restaurants per 10,000 Citizens
                              4.78 (State: 6.13)
                              Number of Houses in the City

                              Hospitals in Alamo

                              • FRESENIUS MEDICAL CARE TRI-CITY
                                734 NORTH ALAMO ROAD
                              • RAPIDO HOME CARE INC
                                106 N 9TH STREET SUITE A
                              • RIO HOME CARE
                                1003 EXPRESSWAY 83

                              Airports & Heliports in Alamo

                              • Mid-Valley Dusters Inc Airport

                              Amtrak Stations in Alamo

                              • 8 miles: MCALLEN (120 S. 16TH ST.)
                                Bus Station . Services: enclosed waiting area, intercity bus service.

                              Average Travel Time to Work


                                Means of Transportation for Getting to Work

                                  Other Information

                                  Alamo by Race (According to 2010)


                                    Median Unit Value (According to 2013)


                                      Crime Rates per 100,000 Residents (According to 2014)


                                        Natural Disasters in Alamo


                                          Air Quality Information

                                            Common Weather Information
                                            Tornadoes Average Activity
                                            78% (Smaller then US)
                                            Earthquakes Average Activity
                                            88% (Smaller then US)
                                            Number of Natural Disasters
                                            16 pc. (State: 12 pc.)
                                            Number of Major Disasters
                                            9 pc.
                                            Number of Emergencies Disasters
                                            7 pc.
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                                            ZIP Codes for Alamo: 78516
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