Edinburg, Texas

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Population in 2017: 90,280 (99% urban, 1% rural).
Population change since 2000: +86.3%
Males: 41,857  (46.4%)
Females: 48,423  (53.6%)
Median resident age:

28.0 years
Texas median age:

34.7 years

Zip codes: 78504, 78539.

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Estimated median household income in 2017: $55,392 (it was $28,938 in 2000)
Edinburg:

$55,392
TX:

$59,206

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $19,292 (it was $11,854 in 2000)

Edinburg city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $115,200 (it was $57,100 in 2000)
Edinburg:

$115,200
TX:

$172,200

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $137,735; detached houses: $150,337; townhouses or other attached units: $31,288; in 2-unit structures: $145,554; in 3-to-4-unit structures: $575,937; mobile homes: $48,981; occupied boats, rvs, vans, etc.: $21,356

Median gross rent in 2017: $760.

March 2019 cost of living index in Edinburg: 81.4 (low, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 22.2%
(14.1% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 1.3% for Black residents, 24.4% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 25.1% for other race residents, 41.6% for two or more races residents)
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  • Races in Edinburg, TX (2017)
    • 78,72289.8%Hispanic
    • 5,8326.7%White alone
    • 1,9712.2%Asian alone
    • 1,0351.2%Black alone
    • 610.07%American Indian alone
    • 630.07%Two or more races

Races in Edinburg detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth



According to our research of Texas and other state lists, there were 359 registered sex offenders living in Edinburg, Texas as of June 02, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Edinburg is 241 to 1.


Crime rates in Edinburg by year

Type

2005

2006

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

2014

2015

2016

2017

2018

Murders
(per 100,000)
1
(1.7)
1
(1.6)
1
(1.4)
3
(4.2)
3
(4.0)
2
(2.7)
1
(1.3)
1
(1.2)
1
(1.2)
1
(1.2)
2
(2.3)
3
(3.5)
2
(2.2)
2
(2.2)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
31
(52.2)
13
(20.2)
20
(28.7)
21
(29.3)
20
(26.8)
23
(30.6)
28
(35.6)
29
(36.1)
30
(36.5)
66
(80.1)
49
(57.6)
61
(70.5)
51
(56.9)
78
(84.4)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
67
(112.8)
49
(76.0)
52
(74.6)
69
(96.2)
69
(92.5)
44
(58.6)
54
(68.6)
50
(62.2)
50
(60.8)
48
(58.3)
53
(62.3)
51
(58.9)
44
(49.1)
50
(54.1)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
343
(577.4)
200
(310.0)
196
(281.2)
192
(267.7)
175
(234.5)
163
(217.1)
199
(252.8)
277
(344.8)
196
(238.2)
181
(219.8)
261
(306.6)
239
(276.2)
202
(225.5)
174
(188.3)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
712
(1,198)
681
(1,056)
683
(979.8)
846
(1,179)
820
(1,099)
1,011
(1,346)
758
(962.9)
857
(1,067)
738
(897.0)
562
(682.5)
596
(700.0)
545
(629.8)
472
(526.8)
418
(452.4)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
3,887
(6,543)
2,969
(4,602)
2,705
(3,880)
3,082
(4,296)
3,596
(4,820)
3,294
(4,387)
3,666
(4,657)
3,666
(4,564)
3,299
(4,010)
3,658
(4,442)
3,314
(3,893)
3,481
(4,023)
2,793
(3,117)
2,756
(2,983)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
346
(582.4)
409
(634.0)
389
(558.0)
378
(526.9)
253
(339.1)
294
(391.5)
228
(289.6)
209
(260.2)
255
(310.0)
200
(242.9)
160
(187.9)
157
(181.4)
108
(120.5)
74
(80.1)
Arson
(per 100,000)
N/A10
(15.5)
20
(28.7)
27
(37.6)
26
(34.8)
19
(25.3)
19
(24.1)
10
(12.4)
8
(9.7)
10
(12.1)
10
(11.7)
9
(10.4)
8
(8.9)
13
(14.1)
City-Data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 274.0)586.6412.7372.9410.7401.0391.9379.0397.0345.5372.9350.5355.8281.0283.2

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City-data.com crime index in Edinburg, TX

Crime rate in Edinburg detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2017, including police officers: 217 (161 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.80
Texas average:

1.54
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Ancestries: American (1.1%), German (1.1%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 96 feet

Land area: 37.4 square miles.

Population density: 2,416 people per square mile   (low).

Edinburg, Texas map

17,873 residents are foreign born (18.1% Latin America).

This city:

20.4%
Texas:

100.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $3,082 (2.1%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $1,431 (2.0%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: McAllen, TX (7.6 miles , pop. 106,414).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Corpus Christi, TX (110.0 miles , pop. 277,454).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: San Antonio, TX (218.7 miles , pop. 1,144,646).

Nearest cities:

Nurillo, TX (1.8 miles ),
Cesar Chavez, TX (1.8 miles ),
Murillo, TX (1.9 miles ),
Lopezville, TX (2.0 miles ),
Doolittle, TX (2.2 miles ),
Muniz, TX (2.4 miles ),
San Carlos, TX (2.4 miles ),
North Alamo, TX (2.6 miles )

Latitude: 26.30 N, Longitude: 98.16 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: +7,051 (+7.8%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 18,064 (46.3%)

Area code: 956

Distribution of median household income in Edinburg, TX in 2017
Distribution of house value in Edinburg, TX in 2017

Property values in Edinburg, TX

Edinburg satellite photo by USGS

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 252 buildings, average cost: $59,100
  • 1998: 321 buildings, average cost: $57,800
  • 1999: 325 buildings, average cost: $58,100
  • 2000: 314 buildings, average cost: $58,000
  • 2001: 330 buildings, average cost: $58,100
  • 2002: 546 buildings, average cost: $64,900
  • 2003: 856 buildings, average cost: $69,000
  • 2004: 842 buildings, average cost: $86,900
  • 2005: 742 buildings, average cost: $89,200
  • 2006: 742 buildings, average cost: $154,200
  • 2007: 605 buildings, average cost: $95,500
  • 2008: 281 buildings, average cost: $97,000
  • 2009: 352 buildings, average cost: $115,900
  • 2010: 535 buildings, average cost: $85,000
  • 2011: 355 buildings, average cost: $114,000
  • 2012: 362 buildings, average cost: $88,500
  • 2013: 308 buildings, average cost: $114,300
  • 2014: 282 buildings, average cost: $154,900
  • 2015: 363 buildings, average cost: $173,000
  • 2016: 414 buildings, average cost: $223,000
  • 2017: 499 buildings, average cost: $231,100
Number of permits per 10,000 Edinburg, TX residents
Average permit cost in Edinburg, TX
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

4.2%
Texas:

3.5%
Unemployment by year
Historical population in Edinburg, TX
Historical housing units in Edinburg, TX

Population change in the 1990s: +13,500 (+38.6%).
Most common industries in Edinburg, TX (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Educational services (22.5%)
  • Health care (10.0%)
  • Public administration (6.9%)
  • Construction (5.6%)
  • Accommodation & food services (5.3%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (4.0%)
  • Food & beverage stores (3.0%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Educational services (14.3%)
  • Construction (9.4%)
  • Public administration (7.7%)
  • Health care (5.6%)
  • Truck transportation (4.6%)
  • Accommodation & food services (4.6%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (4.2%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Educational services (31.3%)
  • Health care (14.7%)
  • Accommodation & food services (6.1%)
  • Public administration (6.0%)
  • Social assistance (4.1%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (3.7%)
  • Finance & insurance (3.2%)
Most common occupations in Edinburg, TX (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (7.4%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (4.7%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (4.4%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (4.0%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (3.8%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (3.2%)
  • Cashiers (3.1%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (7.2%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (4.8%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (4.2%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (3.6%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (3.5%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (3.5%)
  • Law enforcement workers, including supervisors (3.4%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (11.6%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (6.4%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (6.2%)
  • Cashiers (5.3%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (4.7%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (4.6%)
  • Other teachers, instructors, education, training, and library occupations (4.1%)

Average climate in Edinburg, Texas

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Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI Ozone PM2.5
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 82.2. This is about average.

City:

82.2
U.S.:

74.2
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 22.6. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 9.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

22.6
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 11.5. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 1.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

11.5
U.S.:

8.5

Tornado activity:

Edinburg-area historical tornado activity is significantly below Texas state average. It is 76% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/19/1965, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 29.2 miles away from the Edinburg city center .

On 5/12/1969, a category F3 tornado 30.6 miles away from the city center caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Edinburg-area historical earthquake activity is below Texas state average. It is 84% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/23/2007 at 19:09:15, a magnitude 5.6 (5.4 MB, 4.8 MS, 5.6 MW, Depth: 6.2 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 325.7 miles away from Edinburg center
On 4/14/1995 at 00:32:56, a magnitude 5.7 (5.6 MB, 5.7 MS, 5.7 MW, Depth: 11.1 mi) earthquake occurred 419.4 miles away from the city center
On 4/9/1993 at 12:29:19, a magnitude 4.3 (4.1 MB, 4.3 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 173.4 miles away from Edinburg center
On 3/24/1997 at 22:31:34, a magnitude 3.8 (3.8 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 98.0 miles away from the city center
On 4/7/2008 at 09:51:12, a magnitude 3.9 (3.9 MB, 3.9 MW, 3.8 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 181.0 miles away from the city center
On 7/20/1991 at 23:38:19, a magnitude 3.6 (3.4 LG, 3.6 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 180.3 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Hidalgo County (19) is greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 12
Emergencies Declared: 7

Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 12, Floods: 5, Storms: 4, Tornadoes: 3, Winds: 3, Fire: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Tropical Storm: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Edinburg topographic map

Hospitals in Edinburg:

  • CORNERSTONE REGIONAL HOSPITAL (Proprietary, provides emergency services, 2302 CORNERSTONE BOULEVARD)
  • DOCTORS HOSPITAL AT RENAISSANCE (Proprietary, provides emergency services, 5501 SOUTH MCCOLL)
  • LIFECARE HOSPITALS OF SOUTH TEXAS INC (333 WEST FREDDY GONZALES DRIVE STE 200)
  • SOUTH TEXAS HEALTH SYSTEM (Proprietary, provides emergency services, 1102 W TRENTON ROAD)
  • TEACHING HOME 1 (922 DIANA DRIVE)
  • TEACHING HOME 2 (207 ENFIELD DRIVE)
  • TROPICAL TX CTR FOR MENTAL HLTH RETARD (1425 S 9TH ST)

Nursing Homes in Edinburg:

  • ARBOR VIEW REHABILITATION AND NURSING CENTER (218 BALTIC)
  • EDINBURG COLONIAL MANOR (1401 SOUTH 2ND STREET)
  • EDINBURG NURSING AND REHABILITATION CENTER (5215 S SUGAR RD)
  • EDINBURG REGIONAL MEDICAL CENTER (1102 WEST TRENTON ROAD)
  • RETAMA MANOR NURSING CENTER EDINBURG (1505 CLOSNER)
  • RETAMA MANOR NURSING CENTER/EDINBURG (1505 S CLOSNER)

Dialysis Facilities in Edinburg:

  • FRESENIUS MEDICAL CARE EDINBURG KIDNEY CENTER (5406 SOUTH JACKSON ROAD)
  • NRI - EDINBURG (4302 S SUGAR RD STE 105)
  • USRC EDINBURG (206 CONQUEST BLVD)

Home Health Centers in Edinburg:

  • A TOUCH HOME HEALTH CARE LTD (3122 CENTER POINTE DRIVE)
  • AT HOME HEALTH CARE LLC (117 E LOEB)
  • CHAMPION HEALTH CARE (905 N SUGAR RD SUITE M)
  • FAMILY FOCUSED HEALTH CARE LLC (1220 W MONTE CRISTO RD)
  • HANDS THAT HEAL HOME HEALTH (2611 FORT BROWN APT 4)
  • INFINITY CARE HOME HEALTH LLC (5211 S MCCOLL SUITE B)
  • NINOS HOME CARE INC (3224 SOUTH SUGAR ROAD SUITE L)
  • PROCARE HEALTH SERVICES INC (3147 CENTER POINT DRIVE)
  • STEP BY STEP HOME HEALTH CARE (5313 S MCCOLL)
  • TRUE LIFE HOME HEALTH (4426 S MCCOLL RD STE 1)

Airports and other landing facilities located in Edinburg:

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Amtrak station near Edinburg:

  • 9 miles: MCALLEN (120 S. 16TH ST.) - Bus Station . Services: enclosed waiting area, intercity bus service.

Colleges/Universities in Edinburg:

  • The University of Texas-Pan American (Full-time enrollment: 16,766; Location: 1201 W University Dr; Public; Website: www.utpa.edu; Offers Doctor's degree)
  • Rio Grande Bible Institute (Full-time enrollment: 109; Location: 4300 S US Hwy 281; Private, not-for-profit; Website: www.riogrande.edu)

Other colleges/universities with over 2000 students near Edinburg:

  • South Texas College (about 9 miles; McAllen, TX; Full-time enrollment: 19,701)
  • Texas State Technical College-Harlingen (about 32 miles; Harlingen, TX; FT enrollment: 3,700)
  • The University of Texas at Brownsville (about 51 miles; Brownsville, TX; FT enrollment: 9,165)
  • Texas A & M University-Kingsville (about 87 miles; Kingsville, TX; FT enrollment: 9,295)
  • Texas A & M University-Corpus Christi (about 111 miles; Corpus Christi, TX; FT enrollment: 9,092)
  • Del Mar College (about 112 miles; Corpus Christi, TX; FT enrollment: 5,213)
  • Texas A & M International University (about 118 miles; Laredo, TX; FT enrollment: 5,203)

Biggest public high schools in Edinburg:

Private high school in Edinburg:

  • SANCTUARY CHRISTIAN ACADEMY (Students: 26, Location: 508 E VAN WEEK ST, Grades: 1-12, Girls only)

Biggest public elementary/middle schools in Edinburg:

  • SOUTH MIDDLE (Students: 1,533, Location: 601 W FREDDY GONZALEZ DR, Grades: 6-8)
  • JOHN F KENNEDY EL (Students: 839, Location: 8610 TEX MEX, Grades: PK-5)
  • VILLARREAL EL (Students: 819, Location: 4014 N DOOLITTLE RD, Grades: PK-5)
  • TREVINO EL (Students: 791, Location: 909 S MONMACK RD, Grades: PK-5)
  • TRUMAN EL (Students: 769, Location: 701 W ROGERS RD, Grades: PK-5)
  • MONTE CRISTO EL (Students: 765, Location: 4010 N DOOLITTLE RD, Grades: PK-5)
  • GUERRA EL (Students: 749, Location: 10010 N VILLA FERNANDEZ RD, Grades: PK-5)
  • ANNE L MAGEE EL (Students: 744, Location: 3420 ROGERS RD, Grades: PK-5)
  • CANTERBURY ELEM (Students: 724, Location: 2821 W CANTON RD, Grades: PK-5)
  • ESCANDON EL (Students: 706, Location: 1100 E TRENTON RD, Grades: PK-5)

Private elementary/middle schools in Edinburg:

  • ST JOSEPH CATHOLIC SCHOOL (Students: 255, Location: 119 W FAY ST, Grades: PK-8)
  • THE DISCOVERY SCHOOL (Students: 170, Location: 1711 W ALBERTA RD, Grades: PK-6)
  • ST MATTHEW'S EPISCOPAL SCHOOL (Students: 59, Location: 2620 CRESTVIEW DR, Grades: 1-5)
See full list of schools located in Edinburg

Library in Edinburg:

  • DUSTIN MICHAEL SEKULA MEMORIAL LIBRARY (Operating income: $1,364,978; Location: 1906 S CLOSNER BLVD; 114,642 books; 285 e-books; 8,689 audio materials; 5,144 video materials; 11 local licensed databases; 50 state licensed databases; 236 print serial subscriptions; 1 electronic serial subscriptions)

User-submitted facts and corrections:

  • Hospitals/medical centers in Edinburg: Need to add - Doctors Hospital at Renaissance 5501 S. McColl, Edinburg Tx
  • zip codes 78541 and 78539

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Edinburg: Edinburg Municipal Golf Course (A), Edinburg Volunteer Fire Department Station 3 (B), Edinburg Volunteer Fire Department Station 2 (C), Edinburg Volunteer Fire Department Central Station 1 (D), Hidalgo County Sheriff's Office (E), Edinburg Police Department - Investigations (F), Hidalgo County Criminal Department (G), Hidalgo County Sheriff's Office - Posse (H), Edinburg Public Library (I), Edinburg Volunteer Fire Department Station 4 (J), Hidalgo County Historical Museum (K), Riverside Emergency Medical Services (L), Liberty Emergency Medical Service (M), Valley Emergency Medical Services (N), Vital Line Pre - Hospital Care Services (O), A - Care Emergency Medical Service (P), Trinity Emergency Medical Service (Q), South Texas Behavioral Health Center (R). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Edinburg include: Apostolic Church (A), Saint Josephs Catholic Church (B), University Baptist Church (C), Rising Star Baptist Church (D), Memorial Baptist Church (E), Abundant Grace Community Church (F), Seventh Day Adventist Church (G), First Presbyterian Church (H). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Old Edinburg Cemetery (1), Hillcrest Memorial Park (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in Edinburg include: Apollo Park (1), J C Park (2), Hillcrest Memorial Park (3), South Park (4), Memorial Park (5), South Park (6), Los Albores Park (7), West Park (8), Pan American Track and Soccer Field - University of Texas (9). Display/hide their locations on the map

Hotels: Amigo Motel (2721 South US Highway 281) (1), Comfort Inn (4001 South US Highway 281) (2), Binning Hospitality LLC (4001 South US Highway 281) (3), Best Western Edinburg Inn & Suites (2708 South US Highway 281) (4), Casa Manana Motel (820 South Closner Boulevard) (5), Comfort Inn Edinburg (4001 Closner) (6). Display/hide their approximate locations on the map

Birthplace of: Alfredo Cantu Gonzalez - Marine Corps Medal of Honor recipient, Leslie H. Southwick - Judge, Jamell Fleming - Football player.

Hidalgo County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level less than 2 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Low Potential

Drinking water stations with addresses in Edinburg and their reported violations in the past:

LAZY PALMS RANCH (Population served: 300, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Single Sample - Between APR-2014 and JUN-2014, Contaminant: Nitrate. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUN-03-2014), St Public Notif requested (JUN-03-2014)
  • MCL, Single Sample - Between OCT-2013 and DEC-2013, Contaminant: Nitrate. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (JAN-02-2014), St Public Notif requested (JAN-02-2014)
  • MCL, Single Sample - Between JUL-2013 and SEP-2013, Contaminant: Nitrate. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (AUG-15-2013), St Public Notif requested (AUG-15-2013)
  • MCL, Single Sample - Between APR-2013 and JUN-2013, Contaminant: Nitrate. Follow-up actions: Fed FAO issued (SEP-19-2012), St Public Notif requested (MAY-17-2013), St Violation/Reminder Notice (MAY-17-2013)
  • MCL, Single Sample - Between JAN-2013 and MAR-2013, Contaminant: Nitrate. Follow-up actions: Fed FAO issued (SEP-19-2012), St Public Notif requested (FEB-14-2013), St Violation/Reminder Notice (FEB-14-2013)
  • MCL, Single Sample - Between OCT-2012 and DEC-2012, Contaminant: Nitrate. Follow-up actions: Fed FAO issued (SEP-19-2012), St Public Notif requested (DEC-21-2012), St Violation/Reminder Notice (DEC-21-2012)
  • 14 other older health violations
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring, Source Water (GWR) - In NOV-01-2013, Contaminant: E. COLI. Follow-up actions: St AO (w/penalty) issued (OCT-03-2013), St Public Notif requested (MAR-07-2014), St Violation/Reminder Notice (MAR-07-2014)
  • Monitoring, Source Water (GWR) - In NOV-01-2012, Contaminant: E. COLI. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (FEB-04-2013), St Violation/Reminder Notice (FEB-04-2013), St AO (w/penalty) issued (OCT-03-2013)
  • Monitoring, Source Water (GWR) - In AUG-01-2012, Contaminant: E. COLI. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (OCT-31-2012), St Violation/Reminder Notice (OCT-31-2012), St Formal NOV issued (NOV-28-2012), St AO (w/penalty) issued (OCT-03-2013)
  • One minor monitoring violation
  • 8 regular monitoring violations
Average household size:
This city:

3.2 people
Texas:

2.8 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:

76.2%
Whole state:

69.9%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:

6.6%
Whole state:

6.0%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.5% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.3% of all households

People in group quarters in Edinburg in 2010:

  • 2,512 people in state prisons
  • 767 people in college/university student housing
  • 169 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 122 people in other noninstitutional facilities
  • 119 people in residential treatment centers for adults
  • 117 people in federal prisons
  • 103 people in residential schools for people with disabilities
  • 65 people in correctional facilities intended for juveniles
  • 37 people in correctional residential facilities
  • 33 people in workers' group living quarters and job corps centers
  • 23 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 5 people in group homes for juveniles (non-correctional)

People in group quarters in Edinburg in 2000:

  • 1,013 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 240 people in training schools for juvenile delinquents
  • 189 people in college dormitories (includes college quarters off campus)
  • 83 people in unknown juvenile institutions
  • 82 people in nursing homes
  • 56 people in halfway houses
  • 35 people in orthopedic wards and institutions for the physically handicapped
  • 27 people in other nonhousehold living situations
  • 24 people in homes or halfway houses for drug/alcohol abuse
  • 12 people in schools, hospitals, or wards for the intellectually disabled
  • 12 people in homes for the mentally retarded
  • 4 people in wards in general hospitals for patients who have no usual home elsewhere
  • 2 people in other noninstitutional group quarters

Banks with most branches in Edinburg (2011 data):

  • First National Bank: South Closner Branch, Rogers Road Branch, East University Branch, at 100 West Cano Street. Info updated 2007/09/20: Bank assets: $3,517.0 mil, Deposits: $2,598.8 mil, local headquarters, negative income in the last year, Commercial Lending Specialization, 58 total offices, Holding Company: First National Bank Group, Inc.
  • International Bank of Commerce: Instore Walmart Edinburg, Edinburg Branch, Instore Wal-Mart Mccoll Branch, Edinburg 107 Branch. Info updated 2007/03/28: Bank assets: $9,621.9 mil, Deposits: $6,548.8 mil, headquarters in Laredo, TX, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 197 total offices, Holding Company: International Bancshares Corporation
  • JPMorgan Chase Bank, National Association: Trenton & Mccoll Banking Center at 4203 South Mccoll Road, branch established on 2008/04/08; Edinburg Banking Center at 1801 West University Drive, branch established on 2010/04/20. Info updated 2011/11/10: Bank assets: $1,811,678.0 mil, Deposits: $1,190,738.0 mil, headquarters in Columbus, OH, positive income, International Specialization, 5577 total offices, Holding Company: Jpmorgan Chase & Co.
  • Capital One, National Association: Closner Branch at 300 South Closner, branch established on 1990/09/21; Edinburg-Closner Du Branch at 308 S Tenth, branch established on 2011/06/30. Info updated 2011/07/01: Bank assets: $133,477.8 mil, Deposits: $97,063.7 mil, headquarters in Mclean, VA, positive income, 984 total offices, Holding Company: Capital One Financial Corporation
  • Compass Bank: Edinburg Main Branch at 2314 W. University Dr., branch established on 2004/01/26; Edinburg South Branch at 145 Paseo Del Prado, branch established on 1997/12/22. Info updated 2011/02/24: Bank assets: $63,107.0 mil, Deposits: $46,232.4 mil, headquarters in Birmingham, AL, negative income in the last year, Commercial Lending Specialization, 720 total offices, Holding Company: Banco Bilbao Vizcaya Argentaria, S.A.
  • Lone Star National Bank: Edinburg Branch at 117 South 10th, branch established on 2002/10/01. Info updated 2010/05/05: Bank assets: $2,174.7 mil, Deposits: $1,815.0 mil, headquarters in Pharr, TX, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 27 total offices, Holding Company: Lone Star National Bancshares--texas, Inc.
  • Border Capital Bank, National Association: Edinburg Branch at 4925 S. Mccoll, branch established on 2004/02/02. Info updated 2007/01/12: Bank assets: $167.8 mil, Deposits: $142.5 mil, headquarters in Mcallen, TX, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 4 total offices, Holding Company: Border Capital Group, Inc.
  • Wells Fargo Bank, National Association: Edinburg Branch at 2808 W Trenton Rd, branch established on 2004/06/01. Info updated 2011/04/05: Bank assets: $1,161,490.0 mil, Deposits: $905,653.0 mil, headquarters in Sioux Falls, SD, positive income, 6395 total offices, Holding Company: Wells Fargo & Company
  • Elsa State Bank and Trust Company: Edinburg Branch at 621 West University, branch established on 2002/11/05. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $167.6 mil, Deposits: $152.7 mil, headquarters in Elsa, TX, positive income, 6 total offices
  • 3 other banks with 3 local branches

For population 15 years and over in Edinburg:

Marital status in Edinburg, TX
  • Never married: 38.7%
  • Now married: 47.5%
  • Separated: 3.3%
  • Widowed: 3.5%
  • Divorced: 7.1%

For population 25 years and over in Edinburg:

  • High school or higher: 75.3%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 25.1%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 8.5%
  • Unemployed: 4.0%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 17.4 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

16.5
Texas average:

14.0

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2017
Means of transportation to work in 2017 - Edinburg
Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Edinburg, TX (based on Hidalgo County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic269,07156
Evangelical Protestant75,327525
Other18,51043
Mainline Protestant14,39452
Orthodox1601
None397,307-
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center. Graphs represent county-level data

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 79
This county:

1.12 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

1.47 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 6
Hidalgo County:

0.09 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

0.14 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 67
Hidalgo County:

0.95 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

1.11 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 240
Hidalgo County:

3.40 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

3.95 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 337
Hidalgo County:

4.78 / 10,000 pop.
State:

6.13 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Hidalgo County:

9.7%
Texas:

8.9%
Adult obesity rate:
Hidalgo County:

28.7%
State:

26.6%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
This county:

15.8%
Texas:

15.7%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Edinburg:

47.8%
Texas:

48.0%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Edinburg:

49.5%
Texas:

46.4%

Average BMI:
Edinburg:

28.1
Texas:

28.5

People feeling badly about themselves:
Here:

21.4%
Texas:

21.2%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Here:

9.6%
Texas:

10.4%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Edinburg:

6.8
Texas:

6.8

Overweight people:
This city:

33.2%
Texas:

33.0%

General health condition:
Edinburg:

55.9%
Texas:

55.5%

Average condition of hearing:
Here:

82.3%
Texas:

80.4%

More about Health and Nutrition of Edinburg, TX Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2016)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Police Protection - Officers 149$808,303$65,0980$0
Parks and Recreation 123$268,162$26,16289$53,047
Solid Waste Management 82$216,676$31,7090$0
Water Supply 63$176,461$33,6120$0
Other and Unallocable 58$159,863$33,0750$0
Firefighters 41$196,008$57,3680$0
Police - Other 38$92,720$29,2800$0
Streets and Highways 34$80,620$28,4540$0
Other Government Administration 33$177,956$64,7110$0
Local Libraries 33$79,361$28,8590$0
Sewerage 25$69,585$33,4010$0
Financial Administration 23$76,994$40,1710$0
Judicial and Legal 20$61,392$36,8350$0
Airports 6$13,527$27,0540$0
Housing and Community Development (Local) 4$18,537$55,6110$0
Totals for Government 732$2,496,165$40,92189$53,047

Edinburg government finances - Expenditure in 2012 (per resident):

  • Construction - Solid Waste Management: $6,615,000 ($73.27)
    General - Other: $3,363,000 ($37.25)
    Water Utilities: $1,735,000 ($19.22)
    Parks and Recreation: $1,479,000 ($16.38)
    Sewerage: $743,000 ($8.23)
    Regular Highways: $335,000 ($3.71)
    Libraries: $121,000 ($1.34)
    Air Transportation: $17,000 ($0.19)
  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $12,355,000 ($136.85)
    Solid Waste Management: $8,551,000 ($94.72)
    Parks and Recreation: $8,180,000 ($90.61)
    Water Utilities: $6,732,000 ($74.57)
    General - Other: $3,535,000 ($39.16)
    Local Fire Protection: $3,033,000 ($33.60)
    Sewerage: $2,885,000 ($31.96)
    Regular Highways: $2,830,000 ($31.35)
    Central Staff Services: $2,535,000 ($28.08)
    Financial Administration: $1,522,000 ($16.86)
    General Public Buildings: $1,413,000 ($15.65)
    Health - Other: $1,339,000 ($14.83)
    Libraries: $1,200,000 ($13.29)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $1,186,000 ($13.14)
    Housing and Community Development: $1,081,000 ($11.97)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $709,000 ($7.85)
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities - Other: $471,000 ($5.22)
    Air Transportation: $456,000 ($5.05)
  • Employee Retirement - Total Cash and Deposits: $1,606,000 ($17.79)
    Benefit Payments: $88,000 ($0.97)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $2,300,000 ($25.48)
  • Other Capital Outlay - General - Other: $1,536,000 ($17.01)
    Parks and Recreation: $728,000 ($8.06)
    Police Protection: $264,000 ($2.92)
    Regular Highways: $76,000 ($0.84)
    Local Fire Protection: $75,000 ($0.83)
    Health - Other: $73,000 ($0.81)
    Financial Administration: $30,000 ($0.33)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $21,000 ($0.23)
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities - Other: $11,000 ($0.12)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $25,800,000 ($285.78)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $1,416,000 ($15.68)

Edinburg government finances - Revenue in 2012 (per resident):

  • Charges - Solid Waste Management: $14,063,000 ($155.77)
    Sewerage: $4,983,000 ($55.19)
    Parks and Recreation: $2,123,000 ($23.52)
    Other: $1,035,000 ($11.46)
    Air Transportation: $151,000 ($1.67)
    Housing and Community Development: $12,000 ($0.13)
  • Employee Retirement - From Other Governments: $335,000 ($3.71)
    Earnings on Investments (calculated): $117,000 ($1.30)
    Local Employee Contribution: $1,000 ($0.01)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Housing and Community Development: $1,119,000 ($12.39)
    Air Transportation: $48,000 ($0.53)
  • Miscellaneous - Donations From Private Sources: $841,000 ($9.32)
    General Revenue - Other: $829,000 ($9.18)
    Fines and Forfeits: $764,000 ($8.46)
    Interest Earnings: $248,000 ($2.75)
    Rents: $238,000 ($2.64)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $11,628,000 ($128.80)
  • State Intergovernmental - Other: $3,094,000 ($34.27)
    General Local Government Support: $2,159,000 ($23.91)
  • Tax - Property: $21,153,000 ($234.30)
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $15,861,000 ($175.69)
    Public Utilities Sales: $2,965,000 ($32.84)
    Other License: $380,000 ($4.21)
    Other Selective Sales: $292,000 ($3.23)
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $115,000 ($1.27)

Edinburg government finances - Debt in 2012 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $98,081,000 ($1086.41)
    Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $78,980,000 ($874.83)
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $24,213,000 ($268.20)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $5,112,000 ($56.62)

Edinburg government finances - Cash and Securities in 2012 (per resident):

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $16,194,000 ($179.38)
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $37,217,000 ($412.24)
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $1,986,000 ($22.00)

2.70% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($41,244 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

2.70%
Texas average:

7.43%

0.02% of residents moved from foreign countries ($248 average AGI)
Hidalgo County:

0.02%
Texas average:

0.08%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Cameron County, TX  0.34% ($38,428 average AGI)
from Harris County, TX  0.21% ($37,634)
from Bexar County, TX  0.17% ($57,802)


3.03% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($41,610 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

3.03%
Texas average:

7.26%

0.03% of residents moved to foreign countries ($382 average AGI)
Hidalgo County:

0.03%
Texas average:

0.08%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Bexar County, TX  0.33% ($42,402 average AGI)
to Cameron County, TX  0.29% ($40,000)
to Harris County, TX  0.27% ($36,059)
Businesses in Edinburg, TX
NameCountNameCount
AT&T1Lane Furniture1
Academy Sports + Outdoors1Little Caesars Pizza1
Advance Auto Parts2Long John Silver's1
Applebee's1Lowe's1
AutoZone3Mazda1
Baskin-Robbins1McDonald's4
Best Western1Motel 61
Blockbuster1Nike1
Burger King4Papa John's Pizza1
Burlington Coat Factory1Payless2
CVS1Pizza Hut2
Chevrolet1Quiznos1
Church's Chicken4RadioShack2
Comfort Inn1SONIC Drive-In1
Cricket Wireless20Sephora1
Curves1Sprint Nextel2
Dennys2Staples1
Discount Tire1Subaru1
Domino's Pizza1Subway7
Fashion Bug1Super 82
FedEx10T-Mobile2
GNC1T.J.Maxx1
GameStop1Taco Bell1
H&R Block1U-Haul5
IHOP1UPS8
JCPenney1Vans1
Jack In The Box2Walgreens3
Jones New York1Walmart2
KFC1Wendy's2
Lane Bryant1

Strongest AM radio stations in Edinburg:

  • KURV (710 AM; 10 kW; EDINBURG, TX; Owner: VOICE OF VALLEY AGRICULTURE, INC.)
  • KRIO (910 AM; 5 kW; MCALLEN, TX; Owner: RIO GRANDE BIBLE INSTITUTE, INC.)
  • KVJY (840 AM; 5 kW; PHARR, TX; Owner: RADIO UNICA OF MCALLEN LICENSE CORP.)
  • KUBR (1210 AM; 10 kW; SAN JUAN, TX; Owner: PAULINO BERNAL)
  • KGBT (1530 AM; 50 kW; HARLINGEN, TX; Owner: TICHENOR LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • KRGE (1290 AM; 5 kW; WESLACO, TX; Owner: CHRISTIAN MINISTRIES OF THE VALLEY)
  • KIRT (1580 AM; 1 kW; MISSION, TX; Owner: BRAVO BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • KQXX (1700 AM; 10 kW; BROWNSVILLE, TX; Owner: LA NUEVA KBOR, INC.)
  • KBOR (1600 AM; 10 kW; BROWNSVILLE, TX; Owner: LA NUEVA KBOR, INC.)
  • KCTA (1030 AM; 50 kW; CORPUS CHRISTI, TX; Owner: BROADCASTING CORPORATION OF THE SOUTHWEST)
  • KKYX (680 AM; 50 kW; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • KTKR (760 AM; 50 kW; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: CCB TEXAS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KSOX (1240 AM; 1 kW; RAYMONDVILLE, TX; Owner: VOICE OF VALLEY AGRICULTURE, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Edinburg:

  • KVLY (107.9 FM; EDINBURG, TX; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, L.L.C.)
  • KJAV (104.9 FM; ALAMO, TX; Owner: PAULINO BERNAL)
  • KTEX (100.3 FM; BROWNSVILLE, TX; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KFRQ (94.5 FM; HARLINGEN, TX; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, L.L.C.)
  • KBFM (104.1 FM; EDINBURG, TX; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KGBT-FM (98.5 FM; MCALLEN, TX; Owner: TICHENOR LICENSE CORPORATION ("TLC"))
  • KVMV (96.9 FM; MCALLEN, TX; Owner: WORLD RADIO NETWORK, INC.)
  • KBTQ (96.1 FM; HARLINGEN, TX; Owner: TICHENOR LICENSE CORPORATION ("TLC"))
  • KKPS (99.5 FM; BROWNSVILLE, TX; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, L.L.C.)
  • KHID (88.1 FM; MCALLEN, TX; Owner: RGV EDUCATIONAL BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KQXX-FM (105.5 FM; MISSION, TX; Owner: LA NUEVA KBOR, INC.)
  • KOIR (88.5 FM; EDINBURG, TX; Owner: RIO GRANDE BIBLE INSTITUTE, INC.)
  • KMAZ (106.3 FM; MERCEDES, TX; Owner: LA NUEVA KBOR, INC.)
  • KQBO (103.1 FM; RIO GRANDE CITY, TX; Owner: SOUND INVESTMENTS UNLIMITED, INC.)
  • KCAS (91.5 FM; MCCOOK, TX; Owner: FAITH BAPTIST CHURCH INC)
  • KILM (102.1 FM; RAYMONDVILLE, TX; Owner: BMP 102.1 FM, LP)

TV broadcast stations around Edinburg:

  • KLIA-LP (Channel 32; McALLEN, TX; Owner: ORTIZ BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • K57FE (Channel 57; MCALLEN, TX; Owner: CHANNEL 57, INC.)
  • KZMC-LP (Channel 35; McALLEN, TX; Owner: ZAVALETTA BROADCASTING OF THE RIO GRANDE VALLEY, LLC)
  • KSTI-LP (Channel 69; McALLEN, TX; Owner: FAITH PLEASES GOD CHURCH CORPORATION)
  • KJST-LP (Channel 28; McALLEN, TX; Owner: FAITH PLEASES GOD CHURCH CORPORATION)
  • KSFE-LP (Channel 67; McALLEN, TX; Owner: ORTIZ BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • KTLM (Channel 40; RIO GRANDE CITY, TX; Owner: SUNBELT MULTIMEDIA CO.)
  • KRGV-TV (Channel 5; WESLACO, TX; Owner: MOBILE VIDEO TAPES, INC.)
  • KNVO (Channel 48; Mc ALLEN, TX; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • KVEO (Channel 23; BROWNSVILLE, TX; Owner: COMCORP OF TEXAS LICENSE CORP.)
  • KGBT-TV (Channel 4; HARLINGEN, TX; Owner: LIBCO, INC.)
  • KMBH (Channel 60; HARLINGEN, TX; Owner: RGV EDUCATIONAL BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KLUJ (Channel 44; HARLINGEN, TX; Owner: COMMUNITY EDUCATIONAL TELEVISION)
  • KFTN-LP (Channel 30; La FERIA, TX; Owner: ORTIZ BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • KTIZ-LP (Channel 52; HARLINGEN, TX; Owner: ORTIZ BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
Fatal accident count
See more detailed statistics of Edinburg fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2017 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 61Number of bridges
  • 1,191ft / 363mTotal length
  • $77,000Total costs
  • 934,050Total average daily traffic
  • 164,663Total average daily truck traffic
  • 1,325,030Total future (year 2029) average daily traffic
New bridges in Edinburg, TX - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 11940-1949
  • 241970-1979
  • 71980-1989
  • 11990-1999
  • 232000-2009
  • 52010-2018
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Edinburg, TX
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers: 1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Edinburg)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers: 227 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers: 2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers in Edinburg, TX)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers: 3 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers: 26 (See the full list of FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers: 50 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)
FCC Registered Paging Towers: 9 (See the full list of FCC Registered Paging Towers)
FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers: 5 (See the full list of FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses: 84 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Edinburg)

FAA Registered Aircraft Manufacturers and Dealers: 4 (See the full list of FAA Registered Manufacturers and Dealers in Edinburg)
FAA Registered Aircraft: 45 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft)
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 2 full and 6 partial tracts)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
E) Loans on Dwellings For 5+ Families
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
G) Loans On Manufactured
Home Dwelling (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED217$122,325183$147,018231$130,88852$32,3803$124,66771$138,52711$36,179
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED16$126,85118$130,79164$129,12410$21,1780$05$118,9281$8,800
APPLICATIONS DENIED42$130,84165$105,044302$113,743123$30,3300$028$73,06012$30,349
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN33$104,76724$151,397106$159,57717$87,7501$120,00013$250,4130$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS11$129,2268$99,58357$107,88917$55,3190$07$90,0910$0

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0235.04 , 0235.06, 0236.00, 0237.00, 0238.00, 0239.01, 0239.02, 0240.00

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 2 full and 6 partial tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
C) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A & B)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED32$136,46215$168,0890$0
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED10$123,7927$135,3762$152,850
APPLICATIONS DENIED3$119,1301$170,6400$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN1$203,8001$229,6800$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS1$157,0901$134,0800$0

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 0235.04 , 0235.06, 0236.00, 0237.00, 0238.00, 0239.01, 0239.02, 0240.00

Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Edinburg, TX
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Edinburg, TX - Value

2002 - 2018 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year Based on the data from the years 2002 - 2018 the average number of fire incidents per year is 453. The highest number of reported fire incidents - 642 took place in 2005, and the least - 217 in 2015. The data has a declining trend.
    Fire incident types in Edinburg, TX When looking into fire subcategories, the most incidents belonged to: Outside Fires (59.9%), and Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires (22.1%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Edinburg, TX
    • 4,61059.9%Outside Fires
    • 1,70222.1%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 1,22715.9%Structure Fires
    • 1552.0%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Edinburg, TX

Fire-safe hotels and motels in Edinburg, Texas:

  • Holiday Inn Express, 1806 S Closner Blvd, Edinburg, Texas 78539 , Phone: (956) 383-8800, Fax: (956) 383-1540
  • Best Western Plus Edinburg Inn And Suites, 2708 S U S Hwy 281 Business(s Closner Blvd), Edinburg, Texas 78539 , Phone: (956) 318-0442, Fax: (956) 318-0702
  • Texas Inn and Suites - Rio Grande Valley, 1210 E Canton Ave, Edinburg, Texas 78539 , Phone: (956) 381-8888, Fax: (956) 381-8888
  • Comfort Inn, 4001 Closner Blvd, Edinburg, Texas 78539 , Phone: (956) 318-1117, Fax: (956) 318-0557
  • Super 8 Pharr Edinburg, 1210 E Canton Rd, Edinburg, Texas 78539 , Phone: (956) 381-8888, Fax: (956) 381-8888
  • Holiday Inn Express & Suites, 3801 S Business Hwy 281, Edinburg, Texas 78539 , Phone: (956) 380-3333, Fax: (956) 380-5003
  • Mainstay Suites, 4001 S US Hwy 281 Bldg B, Edinburg, Texas 78539 , Phone: (956) 318-1117, Fax: (956) 318-0557
  • Texas Inn and Suites City Center at University Dr, 202 N 25th Ave, Edinburg, Texas 78542 , Phone: (956) 381-1688
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Most common first names in Edinburg, TX among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Maria30076.2 years
Jose21071.7 years
Guadalupe11575.8 years
Juan10869.4 years
Manuel7375.2 years
Jesus6971.4 years
Francisco6673.9 years
Pedro6473.0 years
John5474.0 years
James5270.9 years
Most common last names in Edinburg, TX among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Garza26874.2 years
Garcia20373.7 years
Rodriguez19571.8 years
Gonzalez15273.6 years
Martinez12870.7 years
Salinas12572.6 years
Ramirez9974.2 years
Perez9773.6 years
Lopez9475.8 years
Flores8573.5 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Edinburg, TX
  • 90.6%Electricity
  • 7.1%Utility gas
  • 1.3%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 0.9%No fuel used
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Edinburg, TX
  • 92.7%Electricity
  • 6.1%Utility gas
  • 1.1%No fuel used
  • 0.1%Bottled, tank, or LP gas


Edinburg compared to Texas state average:

  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly above state average.
  • House age below state average.
  • Institutionalized population percentage above state average.
  • Number of college students above state average.

Edinburg on our top lists:

  • #6 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: law enforcement workers including supervisors (population 50,000+)"
  • #8 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the smallest percentage of elementary and middle school students in private schools (5,000+ students)"
  • #11 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: education, training, and library occupations (population 50,000+)"
  • #14 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: community and social service occupations (population 50,000+)"
  • #19 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: retail trade (population 50,000+)"
  • #21 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in industries: educational services (population 50,000+)"
  • #22 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: education, training, and library occupations (population 50,000+)"
  • #27 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (population 50,000+)"
  • #29 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the lowest cost per building permit (population 50,000+)"
  • #31 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the highest number of thefts per 100,000 residents, excludes tourist destinations and others with a lot of outsiders visiting based on city industries data (population 50,000+)"
  • #33 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the smallest percentage of high school students in private schools (3,000+ students)"
  • #35 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the lowest percentage of English-only speaking households, population 50,000+"
  • #36 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the highest average humidity (population 50,000+)"
  • #39 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the hottest summers (population 50,000+)"
  • #41 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Other Southern Africa (population 500+)"
  • #46 on the list of "Top 101 larger cities with the highest increase in household income from 2000 (population 50,000+)"
  • #47 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: law enforcement workers including supervisors (population 50,000+)"
  • #49 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest wind speed differences during a year (population 50,000+)"
  • #49 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage population increase from 2000 (population 50,000+)"
  • #51 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the highest average temperatures (population 50,000+)"
  • #4 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the worst general health status score of residents (1-5), 3 years of data"
  • #4 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest number of births per 1000 residents 2007-2013"
  • #5 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest percentage of residents relocating to other counties in 2011"
  • #7 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest percentage of residents that smoked 100+ cigarettes in their lives"
  • #8 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest percentage of residents that exercised in the past month"
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