McAllen-Edinburg-Mission-Brownsville, TX


Total Population: 1,271,978

(An increase of 7.7 % in the past 5 years.)

Census Data

  • Foreign Born - 337,826
  • Language Spoken at Home - 353,297

  • 26.6% of Total Population are Foreign Born
  • 27.8% of Total Population Speak Another Language Other than English at Home

[Source: American Community Survey (ACS) 5-Year Foreign Born and Language Spoken at Home]

Quick Facts

  • Over 90% of the foreign-born population come from Latin American countries.

  • Almost 85% percent of the population over the age of eighteen speak a language other than English at home.

  • Over 80% of foreign-born population settled in the area after 1990.

People Group Highlights

Displaying 1-25 of 46 results.
PG Name Country Of Birth IMB Affinity Group Affinity Bloc Primary Religion Baseline Population Total
Arab, MoroccanMoroccoNorth African and Middle Eastern PeoplesArab WorldIslam - Sunni20
Arab, EgyptianEgyptNorth African and Middle Eastern PeoplesArab WorldIslam70
Arab, YemeniYemenNorth African and Middle Eastern PeoplesArab WorldIslam - Shia15
Arab, SyrianSyriaNorth African and Middle Eastern PeoplesArab WorldIslam - Sunni350
Arab, SaudiSaudi ArabiaNorth African and Middle Eastern PeoplesArab WorldIslam100
Arab, LebaneseLebanonNorth African and Middle Eastern PeoplesArab WorldIslam100
JapaneseJapanEast Asian PeoplesEast Asian PeoplesEthnic Religions - Shintoism385
KoreanSouth KoreaEast Asian PeoplesEast Asian PeoplesChristianity - Protestant460
Chinese, MandarinChinaEast Asian PeoplesEast Asian PeoplesBuddhism500
Chinese, HokkienTaiwanEast Asian PeoplesEast Asian PeoplesBuddhism - Mahayana300
Chinese, CantoneseHong KongEast Asian PeoplesEast Asian PeoplesEthnic Religions - Chinese Universalism / Folk500
GermanGermanyEuropean PeoplesEurasian PeoplesChristianity - Orthodox650
FrenchFranceEuropean PeoplesEurasian PeoplesChristianity - Roman Catholic500
EnglishUnited KingdomEuropean PeoplesEurasian PeoplesChristianity200
DutchNetherlandsEuropean PeoplesEurasian PeoplesNon-Religious100
ItalianItalyEuropean PeoplesEurasian PeoplesChristianity - Roman Catholic115
RomanianRomaniaEuropean PeoplesEurasian PeoplesChristianity - Orthodox160
Ethiopian, AmharaEthiopiaNorth African and Middle Eastern PeoplesHorn of AfricaChristianity - Orthodox40
PersianIranCentral Asia PeoplesPersian-MedianIslam105
Jew, IsraeliIsraelNorth African and Middle Eastern PeoplesJewsEthnic Religions - Judaism120
CubanCubaAmerican PeoplesLatin-Caribbean AmericansChristianity - Roman Catholic850
SalvadoranEl SalvadorAmerican PeoplesLatin-Caribbean AmericansChristianity - Other / Marginal2,178
HonduranHondurasAmerican PeoplesLatin-Caribbean AmericansChristianity - Roman Catholic2,055
VenezuelanVenezuelaAmerican PeoplesLatin-Caribbean AmericansChristianity - Roman Catholic350
ArgentineArgentinaAmerican PeoplesLatin-Caribbean AmericansChristianity - Roman Catholic400

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