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Population Demographics for Hidalgo County, Texas in 2017, 2018

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Population Demographics by Race

RacePopulation% of Total
Total Population774,769100
Hispanic or Latino702,20690
Some Other Race68,1288
Two or More Races10,2621
Asian7,478Below 1%
Black or African American4,569Below 1%
American Indian2,589Below 1%
Three or more races283Below 1%

Population Demographics by Race and gender.

Total Population376,944397,825774,769
Hispanic or Latino340,118362,088702,206
Some Other Race33,10935,01968,128
Two or More Races5,0965,16610,262
Black or African American2,7571,8124,569
American Indian1,2101,3792,589
Three or more races163120283

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Demographic population totals

Total population in Hidalgo County

Total Population:774,769
Male Population:376,944
Female Population:397,825

Demographic median age by sex

Median age in Hidalgo County

Both sexes28

Demographic sex by age for the population in households

Population in households in Hidalgo County

Total Population:767,787
Male Population:371,824
Under 5 years:37,604
5 to 9 years:39,234
10 to 14 years:37,613
15 to 17 years:21,631
18 and 19 years:13,090
20 years:6,018
21 years:5,409
22 to 24 years:15,947
25 to 29 years:25,911
30 to 34 years:25,009
35 to 39 years:25,151
40 to 44 years:22,415
45 to 49 years:20,011
50 to 54 years:17,399
55 to 59 years:14,678
60 and 61 years:5,454
62 to 64 years:7,507
65 and 66 years:4,326
67 to 69 years:5,666
70 to 74 years:8,036
75 to 79 years:6,322
80 to 84 years:4,378
85 years and over:3,015
Female Population:395,963
Under 5 years:36,871
5 to 9 years:37,981
10 to 14 years:36,094
15 to 17 years:21,008
18 and 19 years:13,014
20 years:5,940
21 years:5,655
22 to 24 years:16,593
25 to 29 years:27,911
30 to 34 years:28,003
35 to 39 years:28,318
40 to 44 years:25,320
45 to 49 years:22,040
50 to 54 years:19,945
55 to 59 years:17,395
60 and 61 years:6,458
62 to 64 years:8,625
65 and 66 years:5,110
67 to 69 years:6,659
70 to 74 years:9,660
75 to 79 years:7,617
80 to 84 years:5,539
85 years and over:4,207

Demographic average population of home by age

Average household size in Hidalgo County

Under 18 years:1
18 years and over:2

Demographic household type

Number of occupied homes in Hidalgo County

Family led homes:179,668
Husband-wife family:126,898
Other family:52,770
Population of male led with no wife present:12,012
Population female led with no husband present:40,758
Population of Nonfamily homes:36,803
Population living alone:30,275
Population not living alone:6,528

Demographic population of homes with people under 18 years old by type

Total occupied homes in Hidalgo County with people under 18 years old:

Population of homes with one or more people under 18 years:117,296
Population of family homes:116,822
Husband-wife family:80,111
Under 6 years only:15,134
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:27,668
6 to 17 years only:37,309
Other family:36,711
Male householder, no wife present:7,206
Under 6 years only:1,611
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:2,045
6 to 17 years only:3,550
Female led with no husband present:29,505
Under 6 years only:4,922
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:9,339
6 to 17 years only:15,244
Nonfamily households:474
Male led households:305
Under 6 years only:60
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:46
6 to 17 years only:199
Female led householder:169
Under 6 years only:47
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:19
6 to 17 years only:103
Households with no people under 18 years:99,175
Family households:62,846
Husband-wife family:46,787
Other family:16,059
Male led with no wife present:4,806
Female led with no husband present:11,253
Nonfamily households:36,329
Male led householder:17,465
Female led householder:18,864

Demographic type of home by age of owner-renter

Total number led homes in Hidalgo County, by type

Total Home Population:216,471
Population of Family homes:179,668
Population of 15 to 24 year olds:7,768
Population of 25 to 34 year olds:34,967
Population of 35 to 44 year olds:45,488
Population of 45 to 54 year olds:36,442
Population of 55 to 59 year olds:14,132
Population of 60 to 64 year olds:12,243
Population of 65 to 74 year olds:16,530
Population of 75 to 84 year olds:9,696
Population of 85 year olds and over:2,402
Population of  Nonfamily Homes:36,803
Population of 15 to 24 year olds:2,557
Population of 25 to 34 year olds:5,113
Population of 35 to 44 year olds:4,260
Population of 45 to 54 year olds:5,262
Population of 55 to 59 year olds:3,132
Population of 60 to 64 year olds:3,221
Population of 65 to 74 year olds:5,924
Population of 75 to 84 year olds:5,138
Population of 85 year olds and over:2,196

Demographic population of homes with people 60 year olds and over

 households in Hidalgo County containing people over 60

Total Population:216,471
Population of homes with one or more people 60 years and over:68,572
1-person household:15,135
2-or-more-person household:53,437
Family households:51,888
Nonfamily households:1,549
Population of homes with no people 60 years and over:147,899
1-person household:15,140
2-or-more-person household:132,759
Family homes:127,780
Nonfamily homes:4,979

Demographic population of multigenerational homes

 homes in Hidalgo County with multiple generations.

Total Population:216,471
Home has three or more generations:24,438
Home does not have three or more generations:192,033

Demographic presence of unmarried partner of home owner-renter

Unmarried population in Hidalgo County under 18 years old in homes

Total Population:267,749
Unmarried partner of home lead present:15,407
In family homes:15,177
Population of male led and male partner homes:773
Population of male led and female partner households:6,310
Population of female led and female partner households:1,043
Population of female led and male partner households:7,051
In nonfamily homes:230
Population of male led and male partner homes:0
Population of male led and female partner homes:206
Population of female led and female partner homes:12
Population of female led and male partner homes:12
No unmarried partner of home lead present:252,342
In family homes:251,849
Population of husband-wife family homes:185,638
Population of male lead with no wife present, family homes:8,085
Population of female lead with no husband present, family homes:58,126
In nonfamily homes:493

Demographic population in families by age

Population in families living in Hidalgo County

Total Population:707,713
Population Under 18 years:265,484
Population 18 years and over:442,229

Demographic tenure of people in homes

How long in Hidalgo County have lived in one place.

Population of Owner occupied homes:151,533
Family home:131,825
Nonfamily homess:19,708
Male led home:8,550
Living alone:7,038
Not living alone:1,512
Female led home:11,158
Living alone:9,836
Not living alone:1,322
Population of Renter occupied homes:64,938
Family run homes:47,843
Husband-wife family:26,708
Other family:21,135
Male led with no wife present:4,500
Female led with no husband present:16,635
Nonfamily Homes:17,095
Male led homes:9,220
Male living alone:7,022
Male not living alone:2,198
Female led homes:7,875
Females living alone:6,379
Females not living alone:1,496

Content provided by the US Census bureau for the years 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014 and 2015.

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