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Jobs
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Housing
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Affordability
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Diversity
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Safety
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Amenities
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Education
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Commute
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Harlingen, Texas Info Snack

Harlingen (/hrlndn/ HAR-lin-jin) is a city in Cameron County in the central region of the Rio Grande Valley of the southern part of the U.S. state of Texas, about 30 miles (48 km) from the coast of the Gulf of Mexico. The city covers more than 40 square miles (104 km2) and is the second largest city in Cameron County, as well as the fourth largest in the Rio Grande Valley. As of the 2010 census the city had a population of 64,849, for a growth rate of 12.5% since the 2000 census. It is the city with the least expensive cost of living in the United States.
Population
65,444
Unemployment
8.6%
Poverty
29.8%
Median Home
$85,700
Median Income
$38,122
Median Rent
$708

Rankings for Harlingen in Texas

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Map Of Harlingen, TX

Population over time in Harlingen

Year Population % Change
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 -

Crime in Harlingen Per 100k

Crime Harlingen TX USA
Violent Crime 355.1 438.9 382.9
Murder 0.0 5.0 5.3
Robbery 48.8 114.0 98.0
Aggravated Assault 278.9 268.8 248.9
Property Crime 4104.1 2562.6 2362.0
Burglary 797.0 473.7 430.4
Larceny 3168.4 1848.5 1694.0
Car Theft 138.7 240.4 237.4

Race / Ethnicity in Harlingen

White
16.8% (11,011)
African American
0.9% (620)
American Indian
0.1% (96)
Asian
1.2% (771)
Hawaiian
0.0% (19)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
0.3% (222)
Hispanic
80.5% (52,705)
Race Harlingen TX USA
White 16.8% 42.9% 61.5%
African American 0.9% 11.7% 12.3%
American Indian 0.1% 0.2% 0.7%
Asian 1.2% 4.5% 5.3%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Two Or More 0.3% 1.6% 2.3%
Hispanic 80.5% 38.9% 17.6%

Household Income For Harlingen, Texas

Less than $10,000
11.8% (772,239)
$10,000 to $14,999
9.0% (588,996)
$15,000 to $24,999
14.3% (935,849)
$25,000 to $34,999
11.7% (765,694)
$35,000 to $49,999
14.1% (922,760)
$50,000 to $74,999
16.8% (1,099,459)
$75,000 to $99,999
9.3% (608,629)
$100,000 to $149,999
8.0% (523,552)
$150,000 to $199,999
2.9% (189,787)
$200,000 or more
2.1% (137,432)
Income Harlingen TX USA
Less than $10,000 11.8% 6.7% 6.7%
$10,000 to $14,999 9.0% 4.6% 4.9%
$15,000 to $24,999 14.3% 9.9% 9.8%
$25,000 to $34,999 11.7% 9.8% 9.5%
$35,000 to $49,999 14.1% 13.2% 13.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 16.8% 17.9% 17.7%
$75,000 to $99,999 9.3% 12.0% 12.3%
$100,000 to $149,999 8.0% 14.0% 14.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 2.9% 5.7% 5.8%
$200,000 or more 2.1% 6.3% 6.3%

Gender in Harlingen

Female
49.9% (32,651)
Male
50.1% (32,792)
Gender Harlingen TX USA
Female 49.9% 50.3% 50.8%
Male 50.1% 49.7% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Harlingen for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
13.8% (9,045)
9-12th Grade
12.9% (8,422)
High School / GED
27.6% (18,064)
Some College
19.2% (12,572)
Associate's Degree
8.8% (5,750)
Bachelor's Degree
11.4% (7,442)
Master's Degree
4.6% (3,017)
Professional Degree
1.1% (733)
Doctorate Degree
0.6% (394)
Education Harlingen TX USA
< 9th Grade 13.8% 8.7% 8.8%
9-12th Grade 12.9% 8.5% 7.2%
High School / GED 27.6% 25.1% 27.3%
Some College 19.2% 22.1% 20.8%
Associate's Degree 8.8% 6.9% 8.3%
Bachelor's Degree 11.4% 18.8% 19.1%
Master's Degree 4.6% 7.2% 8.4%
Professional Degree 1.1% 1.6% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.6% 1.1% 1.4%

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