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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StatusPG Name Country Of Birth IMB Affinity Group Affinity Bloc Primary Religion Baseline Population Total
Arab, EgyptianEgyptNorth African and Middle Eastern PeoplesArab WorldIslam70
EcuadorianEcuadorAmerican PeoplesLatin-Caribbean AmericansChristianity - Roman Catholic70
GhanaianGhanaSub-Saharan African PeoplesSub-Saharan AfricanChristianity - Protestant45
Ethiopian, AmharaEthiopiaNorth African and Middle Eastern PeoplesHorn of AfricaChristianity - Orthodox40
Arab, MoroccanMoroccoNorth African and Middle Eastern PeoplesArab WorldIslam - Sunni20
Arab, YemeniYemenNorth African and Middle Eastern PeoplesArab WorldIslam - Shia15
MexicanMexicoAmerican PeoplesLatin-Caribbean AmericansChristianity - Roman Catholic209,856
Filipino, TagalogPhilippinesSoutheast Asian PeoplesMalay PeoplesChristianity - Roman Catholic4,200
SalvadoranEl SalvadorAmerican PeoplesLatin-Caribbean AmericansChristianity - Other / Marginal2,178
Apache, LipanUnited StatesAmerican PeoplesNorth American PeoplesEthnic Religions1,100
CubanCubaAmerican PeoplesLatin-Caribbean AmericansChristianity - Roman Catholic850
GuatemalanGuatemalaAmerican PeoplesLatin-Caribbean AmericansChristianity - Roman Catholic750
HonduranHondurasAmerican PeoplesLatin-Caribbean AmericansChristianity - Roman Catholic2,055
KoreanSouth KoreaEast Asian PeoplesEast Asian PeoplesChristianity - Protestant460
ArgentineArgentinaAmerican PeoplesLatin-Caribbean AmericansChristianity - Roman Catholic400
NicaraguanNicaraguaAmerican PeoplesLatin-Caribbean AmericansChristianity - Roman Catholic370
VenezuelanVenezuelaAmerican PeoplesLatin-Caribbean AmericansChristianity - Roman Catholic350
DominicanDominican RepublicAmerican PeoplesLatin-Caribbean AmericansChristianity - Other / Marginal250
RomanianRomaniaEuropean PeoplesEurasian PeoplesChristianity - Orthodox160
NigerianNigeriaSub-Saharan African PeoplesSub-Saharan AfricanChristianity - Protestant140
PanamanianPanamaAmerican PeoplesLatin-Caribbean AmericansChristianity36

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