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Rio Grande City, TX (Texas) Houses and Residents

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $91,191 (it was $41,200 in 2000)
Rio Grande City:

$91,191
Texas:

$172,200
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $52,641 - $143,160

Mean price in 2017:

Detached houses: $123,669
Here:

$123,669
State:

$242,762

Mobile homes: $20,289
Here:

$20,289
State:

$77,722

Rio Grande City,TX index of house prices

Total population: 14,227 (Urban population: 11,931 (all inside urban clusters), Rural population: 254 (all nonfarm))

Houses: 5,046 (4,269 occupied: 2,823 owner occupied, 1,446 renter occupied)

% of renters here:

34%
State:

38%

Housing density: 665 houses/condos per square mile

Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses and condos in 2017: $181,287.

Median contract rent in 2017: $205 (lower quartile is $155, upper quartile is $264)


Median rent asked for vacant for-rent units in 2017: $556


Median gross rent in Rio Grande City, TX in 2017: $272

Housing units in Rio Grande City with a mortgage: 1,040 (0 second mortgage, 0 home equity loan, 0 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 1,815

Median household income for houses/condos with a mortgage: $59,456

Median household income for apartments without a mortgage: $37,650

Median monthly housing costs: $502


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Rio Grande City, Texas Age and Sex of Residents
Median year house/condo built: 1990

Median year apartment built: 1987

Household type by relationship:

Households: 14,954
  • In family households: 13,127 (1,227 male householders, 1,926 female householders)
    1,744 spouses, 6,191 children (5,913 natural, 31 adopted, 240 stepchildren), 571 grandchildren, 323 brothers or sisters, 520 parents, 484 other relatives, 186 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 1,224 (500 male householders (475 living alone)), 631 female householders (588 living alone)), 84 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 598

Size of family households: 971 2-persons, 754 3-persons, 865 4-persons, 433 5-persons, 49 6-persons, 60 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 1,064 1-person, 67 2-persons.

1,972 married couples with children.
1,893 single-parent households (312 men, 1,581 women).

7.8% of residents of Rio Grande City speak English at home.
91.6% of residents speak Spanish at home (53% speak English very well, 22% speak English well, 10% speak English not well, 14% don't speak English at all).
0.1% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (100% speak English very well).

Foreign born population: 3,888 (26.0%)
(33.7% of them are naturalized citizens)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

5.2
State:

6.2

Median number of rooms in apartments
Here:

3.7
State:

4.1

Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses and condos in Rio Grande City, Texas
  • Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses and condos in Rio Grande City, Texas
  • 25no bedroom
  • 711 bedroom
  • 5852 bedrooms
  • 1,6233 bedrooms
  • 4544 bedrooms
  • 225+ bedrooms
Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Rio Grande City, Texas
  • Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Rio Grande City, Texas
  • 154no bedroom
  • 2701 bedroom
  • 6992 bedrooms
  • 2923 bedrooms
  • 444 bedrooms
  • 05+ bedrooms
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Cars and other vehicles available in Rio Grande City in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Rio Grande City in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • 150no vehicle
  • 9341 vehicle
  • 9932 vehicles
  • 5183 vehicles
  • 1704 vehicles
  • 215+ vehicles
Cars and other vehicles available in Rio Grande City in renter-occupied apartments
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Rio Grande City in renter-occupied apartments
  • 224no vehicle
  • 8611 vehicle
  • 2042 vehicles
  • 1263 vehicles
  • 144 vehicles
  • 05+ vehicles
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Rio Grande City, Texas
  • Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Rio Grande City, Texas
  • 281 room
  • 402 rooms
  • 1313 rooms
  • 4544 rooms
  • 1,0855 rooms
  • 4926 rooms
  • 3987 rooms
  • 398 rooms
  • 1199+ rooms
Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Rio Grande City, Texas
  • Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Rio Grande City, Texas
  • 1551 room
  • 1462 rooms
  • 3883 rooms
  • 4634 rooms
  • 505 rooms
  • 1656 rooms
  • 897 rooms
  • 88 rooms
  • 139+ rooms
Year house built
Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders
Owners and renters by unit type in Rio Grande City, TX
  • Rio Grande City, TX household income distribution

  • Distribution of median household income in Rio Grande City, TX in 2017
  • 536Less than $10,000
  • 813$10,000 to $19,999
  • 568$20,000 to $29,999
  • 281$30,000 to $39,999
  • 385$40,000 to $49,999
  • 312$50,000 to $59,999
  • 228$60,000 to $74,999
  • 394$75,000 to $99,999
  • 213$100,000 to $124,999
  • 190$125,000 to $149,999
  • 118$150,000 to $199,999
  • 69$200,000 or more
  • Home value of owner - occupied houses in 2017 in Rio Grande City, TX

  • Distribution of house value in Rio Grande City, TX in 2017
  • 84Less than $10,000
  • 58$10,000 to $14,999
  • 62$15,000 to $19,999
  • 34$20,000 to $24,999
  • 25$25,000 to $29,999
  • 91$30,000 to $34,999
  • 78$35,000 to $39,999
  • 143$40,000 to $49,999
  • 173$50,000 to $59,999
  • 190$60,000 to $69,999
  • 191$70,000 to $79,999
  • 235$80,000 to $89,999
  • 72$90,000 to $99,999
  • 368$100,000 to $124,999
  • 122$125,000 to $149,999
  • 121$150,000 to $174,999
  • 121$175,000 to $199,999
  • 11$200,000 to $249,999
  • 6$250,000 to $299,999
  • 57$300,000 to $399,999
  • 22$400,000 to $499,999
  • 49$500,000 to $749,999
  • 10$2,000,000 or more
  • Rent paid by renters in 2017 in Rio Grande City, TX

  • Distribution of rent paid by renters in Rio Grande City, TX in 2017
  • 22Less than $100
  • 9$100 to $149
  • 94$150 to $199
  • 36$200 to $249
  • 90$250 to $299
  • 90$300 to $349
  • 129$350 to $399
  • 59$400 to $449
  • 116$450 to $499
  • 49$500 to $549
  • 49$550 to $599
  • 49$600 to $649
  • 38$650 to $699
  • 7$700 to $749
  • 10$750 to $799
  • 280No cash rent
Time Leaving Home To Go To Work in 2017

Percentage of workers working in this county: 72.6%
Number of people working at home: 349 (6.4% of all workers)

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2017

Travel time to work (commute)

  • Less than 5 minutes: 256
  • 5 to 9 minutes: 1,104
  • 10 to 14 minutes: 1,234
  • 15 to 19 minutes: 729
  • 20 to 24 minutes: 546
  • 25 to 29 minutes: 55
  • 30 to 34 minutes: 440
  • 35 to 39 minutes: 0
  • 40 to 44 minutes: 126
  • 45 to 59 minutes: 183
  • 60 to 89 minutes: 165
  • 90 or more minutes: 125
Means of transportation to work in 2017 - Rio Grande City

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 7,187 (80%)
  • Carpooled: 1,232 (14%)
  • Bus or trolley bus: 21 (0%)
  • Taxi: 29 (0%)
  • Walked: 130 (1%)
  • Worked at home: 349 (4%)
Class of Workers in 2017
  • Unemployment by race in 2017
  • Unemployment rate for other race residents
  • 12.5%Males
  • Unemployment rate for Hispanic or Latino residents
  • 6.9%Males
  • 5.6%Females
Year of entry for the foreign-born population in Rio Grande City, Texas
  • Year of entry for the foreign-born population in Rio Grande City, Texas
  • 5122010 or later
  • 1,0862000 to 2009
  • 5631990 to 1999
  • 7771980 to 1989
  • 8921970 to 1979
  • 599Before 1970
Ancestries in Rio Grande City, TX

First ancestries reported:

  • American: 104 (0.8%)
  • Italian: 33 (0.2%)
  • French Canadian: 19 (0.1%)
  • Czech: 17 (0.1%)
  • German: 17 (0.1%)

Most common places of birth for foreign-born residents (%):

Mexico
Rio Grande City:

91.3% (3,551)
Texas:

100.0% (-1)

Place of birth for U.S.-born residents:

  • This state: 10,136
  • Other state: 815
  • Northeast: 21
  • Midwest: 502
  • South: 86
  • West: 202

87.1% of Rio Grande City residents lived in the same house 1 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 43.0% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 94.2% lived in Texas.


Rio Grande City:

87.1%
State average:

84.3%

Education attainment for males 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 176
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 118
  • 5th and 6th grade: 396
  • 7th and 8th grade: 172
  • 9th grade: 338
  • 10th grade: 155
  • 11th grade: 114
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 145
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 1,229
  • Less than 1 year of college: 194
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 490
  • Associate degree: 285
  • Bachelor's degree: 459
  • Master's degree: 209
  • Professional school degree: 15
  • Doctorate degree: 0
Educational Attainment for Males

Education attainment for females 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 216
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 121
  • 5th and 6th grade: 336
  • 7th and 8th grade: 66
  • 9th grade: 352
  • 10th grade: 96
  • 11th grade: 118
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 127
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 884
  • Less than 1 year of college: 190
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 621
  • Associate degree: 122
  • Bachelor's degree: 590
  • Master's degree: 255
  • Professional school degree: 0
  • Doctorate degree: 35
Educational Attainment for Females
Rio Grande City marital status for males
Rio Grande City marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 3,975
  • One, attached: 17
  • Two: 273
  • 3 or 4: 178
  • 5 to 9: 204
  • 20 to 49: 74
  • 50 or more: 30
  • Mobile homes: 272

Median worth of mobile homes: $12,261

Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities in 2017: 8.7%

Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities in 2017: 6.1%

House/condo owner moved in on average 16 years ago

Renter moved in on average 3 years ago

Year householders moved into residence in Rio Grande City
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Rio Grande City, TX
  • 85.7%Electricity
  • 11.6%Utility gas
  • 2.2%No fuel used
  • 0.5%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Rio Grande City, TX
  • 89.3%Electricity
  • 5.9%Utility gas
  • 2.7%No fuel used
  • 2.1%Bottled, tank, or LP gas

Private vs. public school enrollment:

Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 177
Here:

8.9%
Texas:

6.5%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 0
Here:

0.0%
Texas:

6.3%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 0
Here:

0.0%
Texas:

15.0%
School Enrollment by Level of School for Male Students
School Enrollment by Level of School for Female Students
Age and Sex of Sensory-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Physically-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Mentally-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Self-Care Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Go-Outside-Home Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Noninstitutionalized Residents with Employment Disability