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Rio Grande City is 45th out of 6,406 other cities in Race - Hispanic or Latino

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General Demographics

Size Demographics

Size Demographics
Rio Grande City Rank Texas US
Current population (2012) 13,939 175th 26,059,203 313,914,040
Size in square miles 11.3 180th 261,231.7 3,531,905.4
Population density (people per sqmi) 1,218.7 242nd 96.3 87.4

People Demographics

Age Demographics
Rio Grande City Rank Texas US
Residents younger than 5 8.6% 107th 7.5% 6.4%
Residents younger than 18 31.1% 91st 26.8% 23.5%
Residents 65 or older 11.2% 200th 10.9% 13.7%
Education Demographics
Rio Grande City Rank Texas US
Residents with high school diploma (older than 25) 57.8% 362nd 80.4% 85.4%
Residents with college degree (older than 25) 12.3% 295th 26.1% 28.2%
Race Demographics
Rio Grande City Rank Texas US
Race - White 92.1% 36th 80.6% 77.9%
Race - Black or African American 0.2% 370th 12.3% 13.1%
Race - American Indian or Alaska Native 0.3% 347th 1.0% 1.2%
Race - Asian 0.8% 239th 4.2% 5.1%
Race - Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0.0% 386th 0.1% 0.2%
Race - Two or More 1.1% 367th 1.7% 2.4%
Race - Hispanic or Latino 94.3% 21st 38.2% 16.9%
Race - White, not Hispanic or Latino 4.7% 369th 44.5% 63.0%
Misc People Demographics
Rio Grande City Rank Texas US
Female residents 49.9% 334th 50.3% 50.8%
Foreign born residents 27.8% 39th 16.2% 12.8%

Housing Demographics

Housing Demographics
Rio Grande City Rank Texas US
Housing units 4,305 225th 10,098,750 132,312,404
Units inside multi-unit buildings 11.3% 256th 24.0% 25.9%
Households 3,590 229th 8,667,807 114,761,359
Home ownership rate 73.9% 130th 64.5% 66.1%
Home median value $70,600 323rd $126,400 $186,200
People per household 3.7 21st 2.8 2.6

Income Demographics

Income Demographics
Rio Grande City Rank Texas US
Income per capita $13,802 350th $25,548 $27,915
Income per household $27,423 363rd $50,920 $52,762
Income below poverty line 29.9% 43rd 17.0% 14.3%

Business Demographics

Business Demographics
Rio Grande City Rank Texas US
Total businesses (including small businesses) 2,417 118th 2,164,852 27,092,908
Retail sales $350,595 124th $311,334,781 $3,3917,663,456
Retail sales per capita $25,619 49th $13,061 $12,990

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