Hidalgo is a city located in Hidalgo County Texas. With a 2020 population of 14,521, it is the 192nd largest city in Texas and the 2367th largest city in the United States . Hidalgo is currently growing at a rate of 1.18% annually and its population has increased by 29.67% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 11,198 in 2010. Hidalgo reached it's highest population of 14,521 in 2021. Spanning over 8 miles, Hidalgo has a population density of 1,740 people per square mile.
The average household income in Hidalgo is $49,210 with a poverty rate of 33.26%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $675 per month, and the median house value is $101,100. The median age in Hidalgo is 29.1 years, 24.8 years for males, and 33 years for females.