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
Apache, LipanUnited StatesAmerican PeoplesNorth American PeoplesEthnic Religions1,100
Arab, EgyptianEgyptNorth African and Middle Eastern PeoplesArab WorldIslam70
Arab, LebaneseLebanonNorth African and Middle Eastern PeoplesArab WorldIslam100
Arab, MoroccanMoroccoNorth African and Middle Eastern PeoplesArab WorldIslam - Sunni20
Arab, SaudiSaudi ArabiaNorth African and Middle Eastern PeoplesArab WorldIslam100
Arab, SyrianSyriaNorth African and Middle Eastern PeoplesArab WorldIslam - Sunni350
Arab, YemeniYemenNorth African and Middle Eastern PeoplesArab WorldIslam - Shia15
ArgentineArgentinaAmerican PeoplesLatin-Caribbean AmericansChristianity - Roman Catholic400
BolivianBoliviaAmerican PeoplesLatin-Caribbean AmericansChristianity - Roman Catholic300
Cambodian, KhmerCambodiaSoutheast Asian PeoplesSoutheast Asian PeoplesBuddhism100
Chinese, CantoneseHong KongEast Asian PeoplesEast Asian PeoplesEthnic Religions - Chinese Universalism / Folk500
Chinese, HokkienTaiwanEast Asian PeoplesEast Asian PeoplesBuddhism - Mahayana300
Chinese, MandarinChinaEast Asian PeoplesEast Asian PeoplesBuddhism500
ColombianColombiaAmerican PeoplesLatin-Caribbean AmericansChristianity - Roman Catholic650
CubanCubaAmerican PeoplesLatin-Caribbean AmericansChristianity - Roman Catholic850
DominicanDominican RepublicAmerican PeoplesLatin-Caribbean AmericansChristianity - Other / Marginal250
DutchNetherlandsEuropean PeoplesEurasian PeoplesNon-Religious100
EcuadorianEcuadorAmerican PeoplesLatin-Caribbean AmericansChristianity - Roman Catholic70
EnglishUnited KingdomEuropean PeoplesEurasian PeoplesChristianity200
Ethiopian, AmharaEthiopiaNorth African and Middle Eastern PeoplesHorn of AfricaChristianity - Orthodox40
Filipino, TagalogPhilippinesSoutheast Asian PeoplesMalay PeoplesChristianity - Roman Catholic4,200
FrenchFranceEuropean PeoplesEurasian PeoplesChristianity - Roman Catholic500
GermanGermanyEuropean PeoplesEurasian PeoplesChristianity - Orthodox650
GhanaianGhanaSub-Saharan African PeoplesSub-Saharan AfricanChristianity - Protestant45
GuatemalanGuatemalaAmerican PeoplesLatin-Caribbean AmericansChristianity - Roman Catholic750

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