Mission, Texas Population 2019

Mission, Texas's estimated population is 84,827 according to the most recent United States census estimates. Mission, Texas is the 44th largest city in Texas based on official 2017 estimates from the US Census Bureau.

The population density is 2386.81 people/mi² (921.55 people/km²).

The overall median age is 30.6 years, 28.3 years for males, and 32.4 years for females. For every 100 females there are 93.6 males.

Based on data from the American Community Survey, in 2017 there were 29,462 households in the city, with an average size of 3.38 people per household. The homeowner vacancy rate was 2.9%, with a median rent of $788/month. The median house has 5.1 rooms, and has a value of $102,600.

The median income for households in Mission, Texas is $45,792, while the mean household income is $65,103.

Mission Tx Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Mission Tx was:

  • White: 90.70%
  • Other race: 6.60%
  • Asian: 1.85%
  • Two or more races: 0.68%
  • Black or African American: 0.13%
  • Native American: 0.04%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.01%
LatLng(26.2159, -98.3253)
Rank in State44th
StateTexas
CountyHidalgo County
Time ZoneCentral Time Zone
Land Area (km²)92.05 (35.54 mi²)
Water Area (km²)0.18 (0.07 mi²)
TypeCity
GEOID4848768
Density (km²)921.55
Density (mi²)2,386.81
Area Code(s)956
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
201884,8276420.76%
201784,1853970.47%
201683,7885420.65%
201583,2467640.93%
201482,4827710.94%
201381,7116470.80%
201281,0641,2681.59%
201179,7961,6662.13%
201078,13032,7225.58%
200045,40816,7554.71%
199028,6536,0002.38%
198022,6539,6105.68%
197013,043-1,038-0.76%
196014,0813,3162.72%
195010,7654,7836.05%
19405,9828621.57%
19305,1201,2732.90%
19203,8470.00%
Year Total Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
2018865,9397,6160.88%
2017858,3237,5250.88%
2016850,7989,7371.14%
2015841,06110,2371.22%
2014830,82411,4501.38%
2013819,37410,5391.29%
2012808,83513,0941.62%
2011795,74116,5282.08%
2010779,2130.00%

Population by Race

Race Population
White75,318
Some Other Race5,477
Asian1,540
Two or More Races564
Black or African American104
American Indian and Alaska Native30
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander9

Mission Tx Population Pyramid 2019

Mission Tx Median Age

30.6


Total

28.3


Male

32.4


Female

Mission Tx Adults

There are 55,122 adults, (9,569 of whom are seniors) in Mission Tx.

Mission Tx Age Dependency

82.3

Age Dependency Ratio

21

Old Age Dependency Ratio

61.3

Child Dependency Ratio

Mission Tx Sex Ratio

Female

42,899

51.66%

Male

40,143

48.34%

Mission Tx Households and Families

Mission Tx Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Mission Tx Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married76.2%23.8%
Male68.7%31.3%
All66.2%33.8%
Non Family56.9%43.1%
Female43.2%56.8%

66.2%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All24,4953.3866.2
Married14,3083.8676.2
Female4,6003.8843.2
Non Family4,2841.2156.9
Male1,3033.5268.7

3.81

Average Family Size

3.38

Average Household Size

2.8%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Mission Tx Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade7,99917.29%
9th to 12th Grade5,36011.59%
High School Graduate10,56222.83%
Some College8,31417.97%
Associates Degree2,8436.15%
Bachelors Degree8,04717.40%
Graduate Degree3,1326.77%

Mission Tx Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
Hispanic38,83526,0538,679
White6,2575,8011,766
Other Race3,1542,175676
Asian1,022901650
Multiple Races20616870
Black797052

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 92.71%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among black people with a rate of 65.82%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$31,069$38,070$22,500
Less Than High School$16,990$23,656$12,740
High School Grad$23,289$30,588$16,924
Some College$30,869$38,059$23,250
Bachelors Degree$50,084$55,032$45,713
Graduate Degree$65,825$79,345$55,598

$31,069

Average Earnings

$38,070

Average Male

$22,500

Average Female

Mission Tx Language

Mission Tx Language by Age

Mission Tx Language

18.35% of Mission Tx residents speak only English, while 81.65% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 79.69% of the population.

Mission Tx Poverty

Mission Tx Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Hispanic73,30319,21326.21%
Other5,3781,66831.02%
White7,82678810.07%
Multiple56411320.04%
Asian1,540785.06%
Black10454.81%

24.25%

Overall Poverty Rate

21.80%

Male Poverty Rate

26.55%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Mission Tx

The race most likely to be in poverty in Mission Tx is Other, with 31.02% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Mission Tx is Black, with 4.81% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 7.90%. Among those working part-time, it was 25.44%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 28.53%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School32.42%
High School17.78%
Some College13.45%
Bachelors or Greater6.06%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed56.22%
Male Unemployed41.67%
Female Employed17.29%
Male Employed10.60%

Mission Tx Income

Mission Tx Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$45,792$65,103
Families$49,501$69,831
Married Families$59,851$82,796
Non Families$24,049$40,432

Mission Tx Marital Status

Mission Tx Marital Status

Marriage Rates

53.3%

Overall Marriage Rate

57.1%

Male Marriage Rate

49.9%

Female Marriage Rate

Mission Tx Married by Age and Sex

Mission Tx Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 45-54, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45-54.

Mission Tx Marital Status by Race

Mission Tx Veterans

2,201

Number of Veterans

2,126

Male Veterans

75

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam835
First Gulf War401
Korea310
Second Gulf War273
World War II73

Mission Tx Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White2,0554.14%
Hispanic1,1542.44%
Other1193.04%
2 or More2710.93%

Mission Tx Veterans by Education

3.38%

Veteran Poverty Rate

38.63%

Veteran Disability Rate

Mission Tx Employment Status

57.8%

Labor Force Participation

52.7%

Employment Rate

8.7%

Unemployment Rate

Mission Tx Place of Birth

Origin of Non Citizens

Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

56.62%

Born in Texas

71.27%

Native Born

28.73%

Foreign Born

19.63%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

71.27% of Mission Tx residents were born in the United States, with 56.62% having been born in Texas. 19.63% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.