Mission, Texas Population 2022

87,522
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Mission is a city located in Hidalgo County Texas. Mission has a 2020 population of 87,522. Mission is currently growing at a rate of 1.01% annually and its population has increased by 2.03% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 85,778 in 2010.

The average household income in Mission is $71,675 with a poverty rate of 19.50%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $847 per month, and the median house value is $125,600. The median age in Mission is 31.7 years, 30 years for males, and 33 years for females.

Mission Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Missionwas:

  • White: 74.42%
  • Two or more races: 13.23%
  • Other race: 10.66%
  • Asian: 1.30%
  • Black or African American: 0.32%
  • Native American: 0.06%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.02%
The current population of Mission, Texas is 87,522 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 85,778.

Mission, Texas Population 2022

2021 and 2022 population is estimated by projecting the 2019 numbers.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
2010779,1490.00%
2011795,51716,3682.06%
2012808,33412,8171.59%
2013818,61910,2851.26%
2014829,81911,2001.35%
2015839,6679,8481.17%
2016848,9609,2931.09%
2017856,2497,2890.85%
2018862,2986,0490.70%
2019868,7076,4090.74%
2020875,1166,4090.73%
2021881,5256,4090.73%

Mission Metro Area Population by Year

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White62,35874.42%
Black or African American2700.32%
American Indian and Alaska Native510.06%
Asian1,0861.30%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander140.02%
Some Other Race8,93210.66%
Two or More Races11,08513.23%
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Mission Population by Race

Mission Population Pyramid 2022

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Mission Median Age

33


Total

32


Male

34.5


Female

Mission Adults

There are 57,576 adults, (10,777 of whom are seniors) in Mission.

Mission Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

23

Old Age Dependency Ratio

56

Child Dependency Ratio

Mission Sex Ratio

Female

42,609

50.85%

Male

41,187

49.15%

Mission Population by Age

Mission Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Mission Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married79.5%20.5%
All70%30%
Non Family62.9%37.1%
Male59.3%40.7%
Female52%48%

70.0%

Rate of Home Ownership

Mission Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All25,1723.3270
Married14,1173.9479.5
Male1,3283.7259.3
Female4,6943.6652
Non Family5,0331.1862.9

3.81

Average Family Size

3.32

Average Household Size

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Mission Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade7,68415.32%
9th to 12th Grade5,30610.58%
High School Graduate11,07322.07%
Some College8,75717.45%
Associates Degree3,8217.62%
Bachelors Degree9,59219.12%
Graduate Degree3,9407.85%
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Mission Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Mission Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
Asian847831630
Native American1177
White5,6585,3971,839
2+ Races6,2074,5521,872
Hispanic43,43730,81711,043
Other Race5,6483,7701,097
Black22612719

The highest rate of high school graduation is among asian people with a rate of 98.11%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 74.38%.

Mission Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$32,647$42,196$22,256
Less Than 9th Grade$20,110$24,530$13,720
High School Graduate$25,767$38,983$15,939
Some College$32,232$39,375$21,795
Bachelors Degree$49,261$57,828$40,010
Graduate Degree$64,611$76,786$56,498

$32,647

Average Earnings

$42,196

Average Male

$22,256

Average Female

Mission Earnings by Educational Attainment

Mission Language by Age

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Mission Language

18.23% of Mission residents speak only English, while 81.77% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 80.13% of the population.

Mission Language

Mission Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black2709836.30%
Hispanic75,50915,26820.22%
Asian1,08614813.63%
White6,71379511.84%
Other2,803NaN%
Multiple11,0851,23211.11%

19.50%

Overall Poverty Rate

17.34%

Male Poverty Rate

21.58%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Mission

The race most likely to be in poverty in Mission is Black, with 36.30% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Mission is Multiple, with 11.11% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 5.68%. Among those working part-time, it was 19.60%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 24.25%.

Mission Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade28.43%
High School17.59%
Some College9.95%
Bachelors or Greater6.41%

Mission Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed7.41%
Male Unemployed25.76%
Female Employed13.07%
Female Unemployed33.52%

Mission Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Mission Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$49,358$71,434
Families$55,651$78,985
Married Families$70,259$93,254
Non Families$26,454$37,592
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Income by Household Type

Mission Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

51.8%

Overall Marriage Rate

54.4%

Male Marriage Rate

49.2%

Female Marriage Rate

Mission Married by Age and Sex

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Mission 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 35-44.

Mission Marital Status by Race

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Mission Marital Status

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1,759

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War355
First Gulf War447
Vietnam669
Korea142
World War II17

Mission Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 3456
35 to 54400
55 to 64313
65 to 74385
75+605

Mission Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White1,4763.46%
Asian70.75%
Other Race851.30%
2+ Races1912.67%
Hispanic9631.91%

Mission Veterans by Race

Mission Veterans by Education

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5.97%

Veteran Poverty Rate

40.70%

Veteran Disability Rate

Mission Veterans by Education

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57.8%

Labor Force Participation

52.5%

Employment Rate

9.1%

Unemployment Rate

Mission Employment by Age

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Mission Employment by Race

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Mission Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

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

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

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57.98%

Born in Mission

70.88%

Native Born

29.12%

Foreign Born

18.55%

Non Citizen

10.57%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

70.88% of Mission residents were born in the United States, with 57.98% having been born in Texas. 18.55% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Mission Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
19203,8470.00%
19305,1201,2732.90%
19405,9828621.57%
195010,7654,7836.05%
196014,0813,3162.72%
197013,043-1,038-0.76%
198022,6539,6105.68%
199028,6536,0002.38%
200045,40816,7554.71%
201077,05831,6505.43%
201177,9308721.13%
201278,8028721.12%
201379,6748721.11%
201480,5468721.09%
201581,4188721.08%
201682,2908721.07%
201783,1628721.06%
201884,0348721.05%
201984,9068721.04%
202085,7788721.03%
202186,6508721.02%
202287,5228721.01%

Mission Population by Year