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Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of McAllen is 143,920. McAllen, Texas is the 189th largest city in the US.
McAllen is located entirely in Hidalgo County.
The current population of McAllen (143,920) is it's peak population.
McAllen has grown 34.4% since the 2000. McAllen, Texas is growing somewhat quickly; it is growing faster than 69% of similarly sized cities since 2000.
McAllen has a population density of 2,686.5 people per square mile.
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The total voting age population of McAllen, Texas, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 80,565. The voting age population is 48.4% male and 51.6% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 13.2% of the residents of McAllen are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of McAllen are 74.2% White, 20.6% Other, 2.5% Asian, 1.2% Two or more races, 1.1% Black, 0.3% American Indian and 0.1% Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander. Additionally, 84.8% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In McAllen, 23.0% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 33.5%. On a per-household basis, 20.3% of families are below the poverty line in McAllen.
Among those aged 16 and older, 62.5% of McAllen residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 76.4% of McAllen residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 30.3% have a bachelor's degree and 9.7% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among McAllen residents aged 5 and older, 75.6% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 73.2% of residents speak Spanish at home, 0.6% speak an Indo-European language, and 1.8% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in McAllen is 6.3%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In McAllen, 16.8% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in McAllen is $46,804.
In McAllen, 60.8% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 39.2% of housing units in McAllen.
Of all the housing units in McAllen, 1.4% of them were build before 1940.
In McAllen, 31.5% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000, which is approximately 16,400 units.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in McAllen is $789.
In McAllen, 81.2% of households have an active broadband internet connection.