Hargill, Texas

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Population in July 2007: 1,697.
Males: 835  (49.2%)
Females: 862  (50.8%)
Median resident age:

30.3 years
Texas median age:

32.3 years

Zip code: 78538

Estimated median household income in 2022: $39,101 (it was $19,783 in 2000)
Hargill:

$39,101
TX:

$72,284

Estimated per capita income in 2022: $18,795 (it was $8,802 in 2000)

Hargill CCD income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2022: $87,128 (it was $32,400 in 2000)
Hargill:

$87,128
TX:

$275,400

Mean prices in 2022: all housing units: $157,928; detached houses: $172,712; townhouses or other attached units: $186,781; in 2-unit structures: $118,033; in 3-to-4-unit structures: $108,114; in 5-or-more-unit structures: $177,806; mobile homes: $62,615; occupied boats, rvs, vans, etc.: $38,144
March 2022 cost of living index in Hargill: 78.7 (low, U.S. average is 100)

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  • Races in Hargill, TX (2000)
    • 1,21787.7%Hispanic
    • 16511.9%White alone
    • 10.07%Black alone
    • 10.07%American Indian alone
    • 10.07%Asian alone
    • 10.07%Other race alone
    • 10.07%Two or more races

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



According to our research of Texas and other state lists, there were 2 registered sex offenders living in Hargill, Texas as of May 30, 2024.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Hargill is 849 to 1.
The ratio of registered sex offenders to all residents in this city is lower than the state average.


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Current Local Time: CST time zone

Land area: 58.9 square miles.

Population density: 29 people per square mile   (very low).

Hargill, Texas map
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:
Hargill CCD:

1.3% ($407)
Texas:

1.8% ($1,393)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Southeast Hidalgo, TX (19.2 miles , pop. 102,051).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Corpus Christi, TX (97.8 miles , pop. 277,454).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: San Antonio, TX (211.6 miles , pop. 1,144,646).

Nearest cities:

Monte Alto, TX (2.0 miles ),
Lasara, TX (2.3 miles ),
La Blanca, TX (3.0 miles ),
La Sara, TX (3.0 miles ),
Elsa, TX (3.0 miles ),
Edcouch, TX (3.1 miles ),
Doolittle, TX (3.1 miles ),
Faysville, TX (3.1 miles )

Latitude: 26.43 N, Longitude: 97.99 W

Area code: 956

Distribution of median household income in Hargill, TX in 2022
Hargill satellite photo by USGS
Unemployment in December 2023:
Here:

5.8%
Texas:

3.5%
Most common industries in Hargill, TX (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (19.7%)
  • Educational services (17.5%)
  • Public administration (7.6%)
  • Health care (6.8%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (5.6%)
  • Finance & insurance (4.8%)
  • Accommodation & food services (4.1%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (28.9%)
  • Educational services (12.8%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (8.3%)
  • Public administration (7.0%)
  • Food & beverage stores (6.2%)
  • Utilities (5.8%)
  • Personal & laundry services (4.1%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Educational services (24.8%)
  • Health care (17.6%)
  • Accommodation & food services (10.5%)
  • Public administration (8.5%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (7.8%)
  • Finance & insurance (6.5%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (5.2%)
Most common occupations in Hargill, TX (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Agricultural workers, including supervisors (12.9%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (7.8%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (7.3%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (4.8%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (4.6%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (4.6%)
  • Farmers and farm managers (4.3%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Agricultural workers, including supervisors (21.1%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (8.3%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (7.9%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (7.4%)
  • Farmers and farm managers (7.0%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (6.6%)
  • Other material moving workers, except laborers (5.8%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (17.0%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (9.2%)
  • Financial clerks, except bookkeeping, accounting and auditing clerks (7.8%)
  • Other teachers, instructors, education, training, and library occupations (6.5%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (5.9%)
  • Other food preparation and serving workers, including supervisors (5.2%)
  • Counselors, social workers, and other community and social service specialists (5.2%)

Average climate in Hargill, Texas

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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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 2022 was 83.7. This is about average.

City:

83.7
U.S.:

72.6
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2022 was 25.3. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 23.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

25.3
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2022 was 10.3. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 14.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

10.3
U.S.:

8.1

Tornado activity:

Hargill-area historical tornado activity is significantly below Texas state average. It is 73% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/12/1969, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 23.9 miles away from the Hargill place center caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.

On 4/19/1965, a category F3 tornado 28.3 miles away from the place center .

Earthquake activity:

Hargill-area historical earthquake activity is above Texas state average. It is 57% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 10/20/2011 at 12:24:41, a magnitude 4.8 (4.8 MW, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 168.7 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) earthquake occurred 165.0 miles away from Hargill center
On 4/25/2010 at 02:10:42, a magnitude 3.9 (3.9 MB, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 89.0 miles away from Hargill 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, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 422.0 miles away from the city center
On 11/13/2017 at 11:23:01, a magnitude 3.9 (3.9 MD, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 104.5 miles away from Hargill center
On 3/24/1997 at 22:31:34, a magnitude 3.8 (3.8 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 89.2 miles away from Hargill center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), duration magnitude (MD), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Hidalgo County (22) is greater than the US average (15).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 12
Emergencies Declared: 7

Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 12, Floods: 7, Storms: 6, Tornadoes: 3, Winds: 3, Fire: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Tropical Storm: 1, Other: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).

Hospitals and medical centers near Hargill:

  • US RENAL CARE DELTA DIALYSIS (Dialysis Facility, about 10 miles away; ELSA, TX)
  • BRIO HOME HEALTH AGENCY LLC (Home Health Center, about 10 miles away; ELSA, TX)
  • FRESENIUS MEDICAL CARE TRI-CITY (Dialysis Facility, about 12 miles away; ALAMO, TX)
  • WILLACY COUNTY GROUP HOME (Hospital, about 13 miles away; RAYMONDVILLE, TX)
  • FOUNTAIN OF LIFE HOME HEALTH (Home Health Center, about 14 miles away; EDINBURG, TX)
  • TEACHING HOME 1 (Hospital, about 14 miles away; EDINBURG, TX)
  • AT HOME HEALTH CARE LLC (Home Health Center, about 14 miles away; EDINBURG, TX)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Hargill:

  • The University of Texas-Pan American (about 15 miles; Edinburg, TX; Full-time enrollment: 16,766)
  • South Texas College (about 22 miles; McAllen, TX; FT enrollment: 19,701)
  • Texas State Technical College-Harlingen (about 25 miles; Harlingen, TX; FT enrollment: 3,700)
  • The University of Texas at Brownsville (about 49 miles; Brownsville, TX; FT enrollment: 9,165)
  • Texas A & M University-Kingsville (about 77 miles; Kingsville, TX; FT enrollment: 9,295)
  • Texas A & M University-Corpus Christi (about 98 miles; Corpus Christi, TX; FT enrollment: 9,092)
  • Del Mar College (about 100 miles; Corpus Christi, TX; FT enrollment: 5,213)

Public elementary/middle school in Hargill:

  • HARGILL EL (Location: 13394 4TH ST, Grades: PK-5)

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

3.4 people
Texas:

2.8 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:

78.5%
Whole state:

69.9%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:

4.1%
Whole state:

6.0%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.2% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.4% of all households
Residents with income below the poverty level in 2009:
This place:

41.6%
Whole state:

15.4%
Residents with income below 50% of the poverty level in 2009:
This place:

23.7%
Whole state:

6.7%

For population 15 years and over in Hargill:

Marital status in Hargill, TX
  • Never married: 28.3%
  • Now married: 58.6%
  • Separated: 2.1%
  • Widowed: 8.6%
  • Divorced: 4.6%

For population 25 years and over in Hargill:

  • High school or higher: 47.7%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 13.8%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 2.2%
  • Unemployed: 14.1%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 29.1 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2000
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2000
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

30.0
Texas average:

15.6

Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Hargill, 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
Hidalgo County:

1.12 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.47 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 6
This 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.
Texas:

6.13 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

9.7%
Texas:

8.9%
Adult obesity rate:
Hidalgo County:

28.7%
Texas:

26.6%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Hidalgo County:

15.8%
Texas:

15.7%

2.90% of this county's 2021 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2020 ($46,406 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

2.90%
Texas average:

8.12%

0.01% of residents moved from foreign countries ($200 average AGI)
Hidalgo County:

0.01%
Texas average:

0.04%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2020 and 2021:
from Cameron County, TX  0.33% ($45,063 average AGI)
from Harris County, TX  0.22% ($43,624)
from Bexar County, TX  0.20% ($42,559)


2.73% of this county's 2020 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2021 ($45,511 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

2.73%
Texas average:

7.40%

0.01% of residents moved to foreign countries ($147 average AGI)
Hidalgo County:

0.01%
Texas average:

0.03%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2020 and 2021:
to Cameron County, TX  0.28% ($40,029 average AGI)
to Bexar County, TX  0.28% ($49,173)
to Harris County, TX  0.21% ($42,303)

Strongest AM radio stations in Hargill:

  • KGBT (1530 AM; 50 kW; HARLINGEN, TX; Owner: TICHENOR LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • KURV (710 AM; 10 kW; EDINBURG, TX; Owner: VOICE OF VALLEY AGRICULTURE, 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)
  • KRIO (910 AM; 5 kW; MCALLEN, TX; Owner: RIO GRANDE BIBLE INSTITUTE, INC.)
  • KRGE (1290 AM; 5 kW; WESLACO, TX; Owner: CHRISTIAN MINISTRIES OF THE VALLEY)
  • KQXX (1700 AM; 10 kW; BROWNSVILLE, TX; Owner: LA NUEVA KBOR, INC.)
  • KSOX (1240 AM; 1 kW; RAYMONDVILLE, TX; Owner: VOICE OF VALLEY AGRICULTURE, INC.)
  • KCTA (1030 AM; 50 kW; CORPUS CHRISTI, TX; Owner: BROADCASTING CORPORATION OF THE SOUTHWEST)
  • KBOR (1600 AM; 10 kW; BROWNSVILLE, TX; Owner: LA NUEVA KBOR, INC.)
  • 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.)
  • KIRT (1580 AM; 1 kW; MISSION, TX; Owner: BRAVO BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Hargill:

  • KVLY (107.9 FM; EDINBURG, TX; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, L.L.C.)
  • KTEX (100.3 FM; BROWNSVILLE, TX; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KFRQ (94.5 FM; HARLINGEN, TX; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, L.L.C.)
  • KGBT-FM (98.5 FM; MCALLEN, TX; Owner: TICHENOR LICENSE CORPORATION ("TLC"))
  • KBFM (104.1 FM; EDINBURG, TX; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KVMV (96.9 FM; MCALLEN, TX; Owner: WORLD RADIO NETWORK, INC.)
  • KBTQ (96.1 FM; HARLINGEN, TX; Owner: TICHENOR LICENSE CORPORATION ("TLC"))
  • KILM (102.1 FM; RAYMONDVILLE, TX; Owner: BMP 102.1 FM, LP)
  • KKPS (99.5 FM; BROWNSVILLE, TX; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, L.L.C.)
  • KMAZ (106.3 FM; MERCEDES, TX; Owner: LA NUEVA KBOR, INC.)
  • KBIC (105.7 FM; RAYMONDVILLE, TX; Owner: CHRISTIAN MINISTRIES OF THE VALLEY)
  • KJAV (104.9 FM; ALAMO, TX; Owner: PAULINO BERNAL)
  • KTER (90.7 FM; RUDOLPH, TX; Owner: FAITH PLEASES GOD CHURCH CORP.)
  • KQBO (103.1 FM; RIO GRANDE CITY, TX; Owner: SOUND INVESTMENTS UNLIMITED, INC.)
  • KCAS (91.5 FM; MCCOOK, TX; Owner: FAITH BAPTIST CHURCH INC)
  • KHID (88.1 FM; MCALLEN, TX; Owner: RGV EDUCATIONAL BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KOIR (88.5 FM; EDINBURG, TX; Owner: RIO GRANDE BIBLE INSTITUTE, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Hargill:

  • KRGV-TV (Channel 5; WESLACO, TX; Owner: MOBILE VIDEO TAPES, INC.)
  • KGBT-TV (Channel 4; HARLINGEN, TX; Owner: LIBCO, INC.)
  • KVEO (Channel 23; BROWNSVILLE, TX; Owner: COMCORP OF TEXAS LICENSE CORP.)
  • KLUJ (Channel 44; HARLINGEN, TX; Owner: COMMUNITY EDUCATIONAL TELEVISION)
  • KMBH (Channel 60; HARLINGEN, TX; Owner: RGV EDUCATIONAL BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KTLM (Channel 40; RIO GRANDE CITY, TX; Owner: SUNBELT MULTIMEDIA CO.)
  • KNVO (Channel 48; Mc ALLEN, TX; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • KLIA-LP (Channel 32; McALLEN, TX; Owner: ORTIZ BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • KFTN-LP (Channel 30; La FERIA, TX; Owner: ORTIZ BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • KSFE-LP (Channel 67; McALLEN, TX; Owner: ORTIZ BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • K57FE (Channel 57; MCALLEN, TX; Owner: CHANNEL 57, INC.)
  • KMAO-LP (Channel 50; RAYMONDVILLE, TX; Owner: ARACELIS ORTIZ)
  • KRYM-LP (Channel 55; RAYMONDVILLE, TX; Owner: ALMA L. RODRIGUEZ)
  • KZMC-LP (Channel 35; McALLEN, TX; Owner: ZAVALETTA BROADCASTING OF THE RIO GRANDE VALLEY, LLC)
  • KTIZ-LP (Channel 52; HARLINGEN, TX; Owner: ORTIZ BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • KSTI-LP (Channel 69; McALLEN, TX; Owner: FAITH PLEASES GOD CHURCH CORPORATION)
  • KJST-LP (Channel 28; McALLEN, TX; Owner: FAITH PLEASES GOD CHURCH CORPORATION)

Hargill fatal accident list:

May 3, 1989 08:40 AM, Fm493, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 1Number of bridges
  • 3ft / 0.9mTotal length
  • 50Total average daily traffic
  • 110Total future (year 2039) average daily traffic


FAA Registered Aircraft:

1
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 414 (Category: Land, Engines: 2, Seats: 7, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 198 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR IO 520 SERIES (285 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 8126Q, N8126Q, N-8126Q, Serial Number: 414-0026, Year manufactured: 1969, Airworthiness Date: 12/09/1969, Certificate Issue Date: 11/20/2003
    Registrant (Corporation): Nowell Borders Equipment G P Inc, Po Box 299, Hargill, TX 78549
    Deregistered: Cancel Date: 01/29/2018

Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Hargill, TX
  • 62.6%Electricity
  • 30.7%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 5.3%Utility gas
  • 1.5%No fuel used
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Hargill, TX
  • 57.1%Electricity
  • 39.3%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 3.6%Utility gas


Hargill compared to Texas state average:

  • Median household income below state average.
  • Median house value significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • Number of rooms per house significantly below state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher below state average.
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