Mission, Texas Population 2020

85,621

Mission is a city located in Hidalgo County, Texas. With a 2020 population of 85,621, it is the 45th largest city in Texas and the 405th largest city in the United States. Mission is currently growing at a rate of 0.47% annually and its population has increased by 11.11% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 77,058 in 2010. Spanning over 36 miles, Mission has a population density of 2,409 people per square mile.

The average household income in Mission is $66,647 with a poverty rate of 24.07%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $800 per month, and the median house value is $106,800. The median age in Mission is 30.8 years, 27.6 years for males, and 33 years for females. For every 100 females there are 94.2 males.

Mission Tx Demographics

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

  • White: 89.71%
  • Other race: 7.68%
  • Asian: 1.85%
  • Two or more races: 0.67%
  • Native American: 0.05%
  • Black or African American: 0.04%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Mission, Texas is 85,621, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 84,827. The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 77,058.
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
White75,09889.71%
Some Other Race6,4257.68%
Asian1,5461.85%
Two or More Races5620.67%
American Indian and Alaska Native440.05%
Black or African American330.04%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander10.00%

Mission Tx Population Pyramid 2020

Mission Tx Median Age

30.8


Total

27.6


Male

33


Female

Mission Tx Adults

There are 55,445 adults, (9,900 of whom are seniors) in Mission Tx.

Mission Tx Age Dependency

83.8

Age Dependency Ratio

21.7

Old Age Dependency Ratio

62.1

Child Dependency Ratio

Mission Tx Sex Ratio

Female

43,110

51.50%

Male

40,599

48.50%

Mission Tx Households and Families

Mission Tx Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Mission Tx Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married77.2%22.8%
Male70.5%29.5%
All67.6%32.4%
Non Family54.4%45.6%
Female51.2%48.8%

67.6%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All24,3403.4367.6
Married13,7843.8977.2
Female4,9783.9751.2
Non Family4,2151.254.4
Male1,3633.6870.5

3.85

Average Family Size

3.43

Average Household Size

3.4%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Mission Tx Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade8,07517.23%
9th to 12th Grade5,27611.26%
High School Graduate10,52822.47%
Some College8,28517.68%
Associates Degree2,9956.39%
Bachelors Degree8,57418.30%
Graduate Degree3,1276.67%

Mission Tx Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
Hispanic39,94726,9859,276
White5,8285,5591,746
Other Race3,8912,475744
Asian1,000895632
Multiple Races20216791
Native American15
Black134

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 95.38%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 63.20%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$31,078$38,614$22,930
Less Than High School$17,337$20,914$13,229
High School Grad$25,952$35,756$18,613
Some College$30,950$36,427$23,086
Bachelors Degree$50,755$55,631$44,086
Graduate Degree$64,534$79,375$54,091

$31,078

Average Earnings

$38,614

Average Male

$22,930

Average Female

Mission Tx Language

Mission Tx Language by Age

Mission Tx Language

17.63% of Mission Tx residents speak only English, while 82.37% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 80.57% of the population.

Mission Tx Poverty

Mission Tx Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Hispanic74,78919,14725.60%
Other6,3222,21435.02%
White7,00583811.96%
Multiple5629216.37%
Asian1,546855.50%
Black33412.12%

24.07%

Overall Poverty Rate

21.03%

Male Poverty Rate

26.92%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Mission Tx

The race most likely to be in poverty in Mission Tx is Other, with 35.02% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Mission Tx is Asian, with 5.50% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 7.27%. Among those working part-time, it was 24.43%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 29.15%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School33.02%
High School18.18%
Some College13.21%
Bachelors or Greater6.30%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed55.82%
Male Unemployed44.94%
Female Employed15.05%
Male Employed9.36%

Mission Tx Income

Mission Tx Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$47,607$66,647
Families$51,328$72,113
Married Families$62,425$86,008
Non Families$22,810$37,862

Mission Tx Marital Status

Mission Tx Marital Status

Marriage Rates

51.9%

Overall Marriage Rate

56.1%

Male Marriage Rate

48.3%

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

2,145

Number of Veterans

2,086

Male Veterans

59

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam848
First Gulf War449
Second Gulf War281
Korea271
World War II39
Name Veterans % of Total
White2,0354.12%
Hispanic1,0712.23%
Other771.70%
2 or More3312.50%

$Mission Tx Veterans by Education

3.79%

Veteran Poverty Rate

39.50%

Veteran Disability Rate

Mission Tx Employment Status

58.3%

Labor Force Participation

53.7%

Employment Rate

7.7%

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

58.94%

Born in Texas

72.46%

Native Born

27.54%

Foreign Born

18.51%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

72.46% of Mission Tx residents were born in the United States, with 58.94% having been born in Texas. 18.51% 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
202085,6213970.47%
201985,2243970.47%
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%