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Harlingen, TX

Cameron County, Texas

Latitude: 26.192203     Longitude: -97.696275
Population 62,318 (2005)
HARLINGEN is located in CAMERON county, Texas at latitude 26.192203 and longitude -97.696275. The population of HARLINGEN is 62,318 as of the year 2005 with a population growth of 8.26% from the year 2000 through 2005. The most common zip code of HARLINGEN is 78550.

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Population 2005: 62,318
Population 2004: 61,447
Population 2003: 60,598
Population 2002: 59,303
Population 2001: 58,666
Population 2000: 57,564 (2000 Census)
Population 1990: 48,735 (1990 Census)

Population Growth 2000 to 2005: 8.26%
Population Growth 1990 to 2000: 18.12%

Population (2000 Census): 57,564
Male: 27,402 (47.60%)
Female: 30,162 (52.40%)

Median age: 31.80 years

Races, 2000 Census:
Hispanic or Latino: 72.76%
White: 25.03%
Other race: 16.39%
Two or more races: 2.58%
Black or African American: 0.92%
Asian: 0.88%
American Indian: 0.52%
Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander: 0.03%

Housing Units: 23,008 (2000 Census)
Land Area: 34.0697 square miles
Water Area: 0.2551 square miles

Most populous zip code: 78550



All zip codes:
78550, 78551, 78552, 78553
(zip codes with population are shown in bold)

Cities & Towns nearby Harlingen

Las Palmas-juarez, TX 2.7mi WNW
Palm Valley, TX 3.7mi WNW
Primera, TX 4mi WNW
Combes, TX 4.1mi NNW
Lasana, TX 4.4mi N
Arroyo Colorado Estates, TX 5.3mi E
San Benito, TX 5.4mi SE
El Camino Angosto, TX 6.4mi SSE
Rangerville, TX 6.7mi SSW
Villa Del Sol, TX 7.4mi E

2005 data is not available for the city but is available for the area. This data is shown below. The numbers in the 2005 data shown below may represent different geographical areas than the 2000 data shown above.


2005 Data for: Brownsville-Harlingen-Raymondville, TX Combined Statistical Area

Population: 393,836
Male: 189,353 (48.08%)
Female: 204,483 (51.92%)

Median age: 28.40 years

Races, 2005 Data:
Hispanic or Latino: 86.41%
Other race: 16.31%
White: 12.44%
Two or more races: 0.86%
Asian: 0.49%
Black or African American: 0.42%
American Indian: 0.24%
Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander: 0.01%


Population data by age, 2005 data
Under 5 years: 44,545 (11.31%)
5 to 9 years: 34,847 (8.85%)
10 to 14 years: 34,574 (8.78%)
15 to 19 years: 33,526 (8.51%)
20 to 24 years: 31,338 (7.96%)
25 to 34 years: 52,063 (13.22%)
35 to 44 years: 47,766 (12.13%)
45 to 54 years: 43,663 (11.09%)
55 to 59 years: 17,218 (4.37%)
60 to 64 years: 13,240 (3.36%)
65 to 74 years: 21,561 (5.47%)
75 to 84 years: 15,996 (4.06%)
85 years and over: 3,499 (0.89%)

Median age: 28.40 years

Population data by age, legal ages, 2005 data
18 years and over: 258,742 (65.70%)
21 years and over: 239,789 (60.89%)
62 years and over: 49,329 (12.53%)
65 years and over: 41,056 (10.42%)

18 years and older by gender, 2005 data
18 years and over: 258,742 (65.70%)
Male: 120,275 (46.48% of this group)
Female: 138,467 (53.52% of this group)

65 years and older by gender, 2005 data
65 years and over: 41,056 (10.42%)
Male: 17,866 (43.52% of this group)
Female: 23,190 (56.48% of this group)

Races, 2005 data
One Race: 390,449 (99.14%)
Two or more Races: 3,387 (0.86%)
White: 49,003 (12.44%)
Hispanic or Latino (of any race): 340,311 (86.41%)
Black or African American: 1,658 (0.42%)
Asian: 1,930 (0.49%)
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 23 (0.01%)
American Indian and Alaska Native: 937 (0.24%)
Some other race: 64,248 (16.31%)

Hispanic or Latino Races, 2005 data
Hispanic or Latino (of any race): 340,311 (86.41%)
Mexican: 314,379 (79.82%)
Puerto Rican: 598 (0.15%)
Cuban: 181 (0.05%)
Other Hispanic or Latino: 25,153 (6.39%)
Not Hispanic or Latino: 53,525 (13.59%)

Two or More Races, 2005 data
Two or more Races: 3,387 (0.86%)
White and Black or African American: 84 (0.02%)
White and American Indian and Alaska Native: 783 (0.20%)
White and Asian: 72 (0.02%)
Black or African American and American Indian and Alaska Native: 0 (0.00%)
Two races including Some other race: 49 (0.01%)
Two races excluding Some other race, and Three or more races: 801 (0.20%)

Housedold Data, 2005 data
Household population: 393,836 (100.00%)
Householder: 116,649 (29.62%)
Spouse: 66,236 (16.82%)
Child: 151,040 (38.35%)
Other relatives: 50,755 (12.89%)
Nonrelatives: 9,156 (2.32%)
Unmarried partner: 3,462 (0.88%)
Total households: 115,291
Family households (families): 93,950 (81.49%)
With own children under 18 years: 51,131 (44.35%)
Married-couple families: 65,855 (57.12%)
With own children under 18 years: 35,970 (31.20%)
Male householder, no wife present: 5,787 (5.02%)
With own children under 18 years: 2,623 (2.28%)
Female householder, no husband present: 22,308 (19.35%)
With own children under 18 years: 12,538 (10.88%)
Nonfamily households: 21,341 (18.51%)
Householder living alone: 18,817 (16.32%)
65 years and over: 8,215 (7.13%)
Households with one or more people under 18 years: 58,463 (50.71%)
Households with one or more people 65 years and over: 30,802 (26.72%)
Average household size : 3.42
Average family size: 3.87

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