Edinburg, Texas Population 2020

104,189

Edinburg is a city located in Texas. With a 2020 population of 104,189, it is the 40th largest city in Texas and the 300th largest city in the United States. Edinburg is currently growing at a rate of 2.72% annually and its population has increased by 35.13% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 77,100 in 2010. Spanning over 45 miles, Edinburg has a population density of 2,329 people per square mile.

The average household income in Edinburg is $63,219 with a poverty rate of 25.87%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $753 per month, and the median house value is $113,300. The median age in Edinburg is 28.3 years, 28.4 years for males, and 28.3 years for females. For every 100 females there are 98.9 males.

Edinburg Demographics

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

  • White: 88.33%
  • Other race: 6.27%
  • Black or African American: 2.00%
  • Asian: 1.93%
  • Two or more races: 1.04%
  • Native American: 0.42%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Edinburg, Texas is 104,189, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 98,665.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 77,100.

Edinburg, Texas Population 2020

Year Total Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
2020881,1717,6160.86%
2019873,5557,6160.87%
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 Percentage
White83,05188.33%
Some Other Race5,8986.27%
Black or African American1,8762.00%
Asian1,8151.93%
Two or More Races9811.04%
American Indian and Alaska Native3980.42%

Edinburg Population Pyramid 2020

Edinburg Median Age

28.3


Total

28.4


Male

28.3


Female

Edinburg Adults

There are 64,298 adults, (6,967 of whom are seniors) in Edinburg.

Edinburg Age Dependency

64

Age Dependency Ratio

12.2

Old Age Dependency Ratio

51.8

Child Dependency Ratio

Edinburg Sex Ratio

Female

47,273

50.28%

Male

46,746

49.72%

Edinburg Households and Families

Edinburg Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Edinburg Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married70.7%29.3%
All55.7%44.3%
Female48.5%51.5%
Male36.6%63.4%
Non Family33.8%66.2%

55.7%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All26,6033.3355.7
Married13,4643.9570.7
Non Family6,0111.333.8
Female5,4574.0348.5
Male1,6713.2636.6

3.84

Average Family Size

3.33

Average Household Size

5%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.7%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Edinburg Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade7,05813.40%
9th to 12th Grade6,14411.67%
High School Graduate11,96522.72%
Some College10,99020.87%
Associates Degree2,8135.34%
Bachelors Degree8,74916.61%
Graduate Degree4,9409.38%

Edinburg Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
Hispanic45,24232,61610,816
White5,0314,6981,859
Other Race4,0102,241814
Asian1,1841,139935
Black1,071921161
Multiple Races402299100
Native American280242

The highest rate of high school graduation is among asian people with a rate of 96.20%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 78.97%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$30,807$33,855$26,741
Less Than High School$14,945$19,948$11,277
High School Grad$25,090$28,682$19,492
Some College$29,596$35,488$25,308
Bachelors Degree$48,844$51,861$45,750
Graduate Degree$58,314$62,333$56,793

$30,807

Average Earnings

$33,855

Average Male

$26,741

Average Female

Edinburg Language

Edinburg Language by Age

Edinburg Language

24.65% of Edinburg residents speak only English, while 75.35% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 73.08% of the population.

Edinburg Poverty

Edinburg Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Hispanic79,35321,85127.54%
Other4,5181,14925.43%
White6,10895215.59%
Multiple92450054.11%
Native3588122.63%
Asian1,774120.68%
Black1,24250.40%

25.87%

Overall Poverty Rate

23.56%

Male Poverty Rate

27.96%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Edinburg

The race most likely to be in poverty in Edinburg is Multiple, with 54.11% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Edinburg is Black, with 0.40% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 7.22%. Among those working part-time, it was 29.70%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 35.76%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School39.43%
High School21.04%
Some College15.58%
Bachelors or Greater4.14%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed48.53%
Male Unemployed24.64%
Female Employed16.62%
Male Employed13.66%

Edinburg Income

Edinburg Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$46,862$63,219
Families$53,699$67,966
Married Families$71,188-
Non Families$27,122$39,059

Edinburg Marital Status

Edinburg Marital Status

Marriage Rates

44.9%

Overall Marriage Rate

47.1%

Male Marriage Rate

42.7%

Female Marriage Rate

Edinburg Married by Age and Sex

Edinburg Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 55-64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

Edinburg Marital Status by Race

Edinburg Veterans

2,856

Number of Veterans

2,722

Male Veterans

134

Female Veterans

War Veterans
First Gulf War755
Second Gulf War731
Vietnam699
Korea229
World War II38
Age Group Veterans
35 to 54940
75+502
55 to 64488
65 to 74487
18 to 34439
Name Veterans % of Total
White2,6074.67%
Hispanic2,0193.62%
Other1172.41%
Asian473.22%
Black433.41%
Indian4210.88%

$Edinburg Veterans by Education

13.14%

Veteran Poverty Rate

21.15%

Veteran Disability Rate

Edinburg Employment Status

63%

Labor Force Participation

58.7%

Employment Rate

6.8%

Unemployment Rate

Edinburg 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

69.33%

Born in Texas

80.28%

Native Born

19.72%

Foreign Born

14.34%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

80.28% of Edinburg residents were born in the United States, with 69.33% having been born in Texas. 14.34% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
2020104,1892,7622.72%
2019101,4272,7622.80%
201898,6652,8502.97%
201795,8152,7622.97%
201693,0531,0591.15%
201591,9941,4891.65%
201490,5052,0352.30%
201388,4702,1282.46%
201286,3421,5081.78%
201184,8342,3192.81%
201082,51534,0505.47%
200048,46518,5804.95%
199029,8855,8102.19%
198024,0756,9123.44%
197017,163-1,543-0.86%
196018,7066,3234.21%
195012,3833,6653.57%
19408,7183,8976.10%
19304,8210.00%