Alamo SnackAbility

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

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Alamo, Texas Info Snack

Alamo, located in the Rio Grande Valley in what is nicknamed the "Land of Two Summers," is a town known as "The Refuge to the Valley" in the irrigated area of southern Hidalgo County, Texas. The city is located in an area of abundant vegetable farming and citrus groves, and it is a noted winter resort/retirement town near the Mexico-U.S. border. Alamo is also one of the Rio Grande Valley's gateways to Mexico, via U.S. Route 281 and Nuevo Progreso, Tamaulipas, as well as gateway to the Santa Ana National Wildlife Refuge. Alamo's population was 18,353 at the time of the 2010 U.S. Census.
Population
19,442
Unemployment
8.0%
Poverty
29.3%
Median Home
$70,800
Median Income
$36,239
Median Rent
$572

Rankings for Alamo in Texas

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1

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3

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Map Of Alamo, TX

Population over time in Alamo

Year Population % Change
2017 19,442 2.2%
2016 19,021 0.4%
2015 18,943 0.2%
2014 18,907 1.3%
2013 18,658 1.7%
2012 18,345 1.1%
2011 18,145 1.8%
2010 17,816 -

Crime in Alamo Per 100k

Crime Alamo TX USA
Violent Crime 919.8 438.9 382.9
Murder 0.0 5.0 5.3
Robbery 103.4 114.0 98.0
Aggravated Assault 739.0 268.8 248.9
Property Crime 4888.6 2562.6 2362.0
Burglary 640.8 473.7 430.4
Larceny 3984.3 1848.5 1694.0
Car Theft 263.6 240.4 237.4

Race / Ethnicity in Alamo

White
12.7% (2,468)
African American
0.2% (37)
American Indian
0.0% (0)
Asian
0.0% (0)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
0.0% (0)
Hispanic
87.1% (16,937)
Race Alamo TX USA
White 12.7% 42.9% 61.5%
African American 0.2% 11.7% 12.3%
American Indian 0.0% 0.2% 0.7%
Asian 0.0% 4.5% 5.3%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Two Or More 0.0% 1.6% 2.3%
Hispanic 87.1% 38.9% 17.6%

Household Income For Alamo, Texas

Less than $10,000
12.6% (244,969)
$10,000 to $14,999
10.3% (200,252)
$15,000 to $24,999
15.2% (295,518)
$25,000 to $34,999
10.0% (194,420)
$35,000 to $49,999
12.2% (237,192)
$50,000 to $74,999
20.9% (406,337)
$75,000 to $99,999
11.6% (225,527)
$100,000 to $149,999
3.9% (75,823)
$150,000 to $199,999
2.4% (46,660)
$200,000 or more
0.8% (15,553)
Income Alamo TX USA
Less than $10,000 12.6% 6.7% 6.7%
$10,000 to $14,999 10.3% 4.6% 4.9%
$15,000 to $24,999 15.2% 9.9% 9.8%
$25,000 to $34,999 10.0% 9.8% 9.5%
$35,000 to $49,999 12.2% 13.2% 13.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 20.9% 17.9% 17.7%
$75,000 to $99,999 11.6% 12.0% 12.3%
$100,000 to $149,999 3.9% 14.0% 14.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 2.4% 5.7% 5.8%
$200,000 or more 0.8% 6.3% 6.3%

Gender in Alamo

Female
52.3% (10,161)
Male
47.7% (9,280)
Gender Alamo TX USA
Female 52.3% 50.3% 50.8%
Male 47.7% 49.7% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Alamo for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
20.7% (4,015)
9-12th Grade
13.9% (2,704)
High School / GED
28.2% (5,484)
Some College
20.0% (3,881)
Associate's Degree
4.2% (826)
Bachelor's Degree
10.1% (1,966)
Master's Degree
2.5% (485)
Professional Degree
0.3% (63)
Doctorate Degree
0.1% (14)
Education Alamo TX USA
< 9th Grade 20.7% 8.7% 8.8%
9-12th Grade 13.9% 8.5% 7.2%
High School / GED 28.2% 25.1% 27.3%
Some College 20.0% 22.1% 20.8%
Associate's Degree 4.2% 6.9% 8.3%
Bachelor's Degree 10.1% 18.8% 19.1%
Master's Degree 2.5% 7.2% 8.4%
Professional Degree 0.3% 1.6% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.1% 1.1% 1.4%

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