Living in Mercedes, TX

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living | Photos
Updated: 2020-03-10

Mercedes SnackAbility

2
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
5/10
Housing
3
Affordability
8.5
Diversity
4
Safety
4
Amenities
8.5
Education
4
Commute
8

Mercedes, TX Crime Report

727
Total Crimes
4,309.7
Total Crimes / 100k People
67.80%
Above National Average

Mercedes, TX Cost Of Living

70
Mercedes's Overall Cost Of Living
0.7x
Lower Than The National Average

Mercedes, Texas Info Snack

Mercedes is a city in Hidalgo County, Texas, United States. The population was 15,570 at the 2010 United States Census. It is part of the McAllen–Edinburg–Mission and Reynosa–McAllen metropolitan areas.
Population
16,648
Unemployment
7.1%
Poverty
32.9%
Median Home
$69,100
Median Income
$35,321
Median Rent
$569

Mercedes, TX Photos

Rankings for Mercedes in Texas

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Map Of Mercedes, TX

Population over time in Mercedes

Year Population % Change
2017 16,648 0.4%
2016 16,588 0.5%
2015 16,501 0.5%
2014 16,425 0.9%
2013 16,271 1.7%
2012 15,999 1.2%
2011 15,803 1.2%
2010 15,616 1.6%
2009 15,369 -
Crime/100k Mercedes TX USA
Violent Crime 480.2 410.9 368.9
Murder 5.9 4.6 5.0
Robbery 53.4 98.4 86.2
Aggravated Assault 320.1 256.6 246.8
Property Crime 3829.5 2367.2 2199.5
Burglary 545.4 410.8 376.0
Larceny 3023.3 1713.1 1594.6
Car Theft 260.8 243.2 228.9

Race / Ethnicity in Mercedes

White
5.7% (952)
African American
0.2% (26)
American Indian
0.0% (0)
Asian
0.0% (0)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
0.0% (1)
Hispanic
94.1% (15,669)
Race Mercedes TX USA
White 5.7% 42.3% 61.1%
African American 0.2% 11.7% 12.3%
American Indian 0.0% 0.2% 0.7%
Asian 0.0% 4.6% 5.4%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 0.0% 1.7% 2.4%
Hispanic 94.1% 39.2% 17.8%

Household Income For Mercedes, Texas

Less than $10,000
15.1% (251,446)
$10,000 to $14,999
7.5% (125,032)
$15,000 to $24,999
14.5% (241,430)
$25,000 to $34,999
12.5% (208,272)
$35,000 to $49,999
13.4% (222,433)
$50,000 to $74,999
19.6% (326,052)
$75,000 to $99,999
8.5% (140,920)
$100,000 to $149,999
4.8% (79,440)
$150,000 to $199,999
3.1% (52,154)
$200,000 or more
1.1% (17,615)
Income Mercedes TX USA
Less than $10,000 15.1% 6.4% 6.3%
$10,000 to $14,999 7.5% 4.4% 4.6%
$15,000 to $24,999 14.5% 9.3% 9.3%
$25,000 to $34,999 12.5% 9.6% 9.3%
$35,000 to $49,999 13.4% 12.8% 12.6%
$50,000 to $74,999 19.6% 17.7% 17.5%
$75,000 to $99,999 8.5% 12.2% 12.5%
$100,000 to $149,999 4.8% 14.6% 14.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 3.1% 6.2% 6.3%
$200,000 or more 1.1% 6.9% 7.0%

Gender in Mercedes

Female
50.7% (8,434)
Male
49.3% (8,214)
Gender Mercedes TX USA
Female 50.7% 50.3% 50.8%
Male 49.3% 49.7% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Mercedes for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
22.0% (3,662)
9-12th Grade
9.0% (1,498)
High School / GED
30.0% (4,994)
Some College
21.0% (3,496)
Associate's Degree
5.0% (832)
Bachelor's Degree
9.0% (1,498)
Master's Degree
3.0% (499)
Professional Degree
0.0% (0)
Doctorate Degree
1.0% (166)
Education Mercedes TX USA
< 9th Grade 22.0% 9.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 9.0% 8.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 30.0% 25.0% 27.0%
Some College 21.0% 22.0% 21.0%
Associate's Degree 5.0% 7.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 9.0% 19.0% 19.0%
Master's Degree 3.0% 7.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 0.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.0% 1.0% 1.0%

2 Reviews & Comments About Mercedes

Overall User Rating
3.5
/5

junkook is shook

I live in Mercedes...Yes, it is bad but it would be worse! :I


YouTubemaster 101

I live in mercades and it a great place to live

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