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

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PG Name Country Of Birth IMB Affinity Group Affinity Bloc Primary Religion Baseline Population Total
Chinese, MandarinChinaEast Asian PeoplesEast Asian PeoplesBuddhism500
Cambodian, KhmerCambodiaSoutheast Asian PeoplesSoutheast Asian PeoplesBuddhism100
VietnameseVietnamSoutheast Asian PeoplesSoutheast Asian PeoplesBuddhism - Mahayana900
Chinese, HokkienTaiwanEast Asian PeoplesEast Asian PeoplesBuddhism - Mahayana300
ThaiThailandSoutheast Asian PeoplesSoutheast Asian PeoplesBuddhism - Theravada155
EnglishUnited KingdomEuropean PeoplesEurasian PeoplesChristianity200
PanamanianPanamaAmerican PeoplesLatin-Caribbean AmericansChristianity36
GermanGermanyEuropean PeoplesEurasian PeoplesChristianity - Orthodox650
Ethiopian, AmharaEthiopiaNorth African and Middle Eastern PeoplesHorn of AfricaChristianity - Orthodox40
RomanianRomaniaEuropean PeoplesEurasian PeoplesChristianity - Orthodox160
SalvadoranEl SalvadorAmerican PeoplesLatin-Caribbean AmericansChristianity - Other / Marginal2,178
DominicanDominican RepublicAmerican PeoplesLatin-Caribbean AmericansChristianity - Other / Marginal250
KoreanSouth KoreaEast Asian PeoplesEast Asian PeoplesChristianity - Protestant460
GhanaianGhanaSub-Saharan African PeoplesSub-Saharan AfricanChristianity - Protestant45
NigerianNigeriaSub-Saharan African PeoplesSub-Saharan AfricanChristianity - Protestant140
CubanCubaAmerican PeoplesLatin-Caribbean AmericansChristianity - Roman Catholic850
HonduranHondurasAmerican PeoplesLatin-Caribbean AmericansChristianity - Roman Catholic2,055
VenezuelanVenezuelaAmerican PeoplesLatin-Caribbean AmericansChristianity - Roman Catholic350
ArgentineArgentinaAmerican PeoplesLatin-Caribbean AmericansChristianity - Roman Catholic400
ColombianColombiaAmerican PeoplesLatin-Caribbean AmericansChristianity - Roman Catholic650
MexicanMexicoAmerican PeoplesLatin-Caribbean AmericansChristianity - Roman Catholic209,856
NicaraguanNicaraguaAmerican PeoplesLatin-Caribbean AmericansChristianity - Roman Catholic370
BolivianBoliviaAmerican PeoplesLatin-Caribbean AmericansChristianity - Roman Catholic300
PeruvianPeruAmerican PeoplesLatin-Caribbean AmericansChristianity - Roman Catholic280
FrenchFranceEuropean PeoplesEurasian PeoplesChristianity - Roman Catholic500

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