Hidalgo County Population 2018

Hidalgo County's estimated population is 860,661 with a growth rate of 1.23% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Hidalgo County is the 7th largest county in Texas.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
2017860,66110,4741.23%
2016850,18710,0741.20%
2015840,11310,9031.31%
2014829,21011,6841.43%
2013817,52610,8011.34%
2012806,72512,0861.52%
2011794,63915,6242.01%
2010779,015395,470103.11%
1990383,545100,31635.42%
1980283,229101,69456.02%
1970181,5356310.35%
1960180,90420,45812.75%
1950160,44654,38751.28%
1940106,05929,05537.73%
193077,00438,894102.06%
192038,11024,382177.61%
191013,7286,891100.79%
19006,8373034.64%
18906,5342,18750.31%
18804,3471,96082.11%
18702,3871,195100.25%
18601,1920.00%

Hidalgo County Population Growth

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Hidalgo County Race Data

Race Population Percentage
White814,79594.67%
Asian9,1161.06%
Black or African American7,0200.82%
American Indian and Alaska Native4,3080.50%
Two or More Races3,7260.43%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander3490.04%

Hidalgo County Population Pyramid

0k10k20k30k40k Male Population0k10k20k30k40k Female Population8580757065605550454035302520151050
Data Sources
  1. US Census City/Town Population estimates - Most recent state estimates from the Census Bureau's Population Estimates Program
  2. Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790 - 1990