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Demographics

People

Total Population6,542
Male Share of the Population45.6%
Female Share of the Population54.4%
Senior Citizens14.8%
Employed Population 16+1,901
Age of the Population27

Families

% of people married37.9%
Average household size4

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher4.1%
Median Earnings25+$17,292
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$11,016
Median Earnings With High School Degree$22,400

Wealth

Median Family Income$24,129
% Above Poverty Level53.5%
% Below Poverty Level46.5%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time23 minutes
% Working from Home8.8%
% Walking and Biking to Work0%
% Using Public Transportation%

Housing

People Living Alone20.8%
Median Gross Rent$429
Median House Value$47,000

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)95.6%
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Elsa Almanac

CategoryValue
County Hidalgo County
P.O. Box Zip Codes78543
Phone Area Codes956
Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Approximate Latitude26.29
Approximate Longitude-97.99

Elsa Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)

StationSANTA ROSA 3 WNW
Distance8 miles
Jan Temp48 to 69 F
Apr Temp63 to 85 F
Jul Temp75 to 96 F
Oct Temp64 to 86 F
Annual Precip21.4 inches
StationMCALLEN MILLER INTL AP
Distance16.7 miles
Jan Temp50 to 70 F
Apr Temp66 to 86 F
Jul Temp76 to 96 F
Oct Temp66 to 86 F
Annual Precip22.9 inches
StationMCALLEN
Distance17.2 miles
Jan Temp48 to 69 F
Apr Temp64 to 85 F
Jul Temp75 to 96 F
Oct Temp65 to 86 F
Annual Precip22.6 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Alamo19,021$43,105
Donna16,349$31,801
Edcouch3,270$27,614
Edinburg84,399$47,940

Elsa Public Libraries

Elsa Public Library
711 N HIDALGO ST
Elsa, Texas
(956) 262-3061

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Elsa Public Schools

L B J El
200 S Fannin St
ZIP: 78543
(956) 262-6010
Primary
Total Enrollment 498
Edcouch-elsa H S Academy
301 N Yellowjacket Dr
ZIP: 78543
(956) 262-0151
High
Total Enrollment 46
Edcouch-elsa H S
N Yellowjacket Dr
ZIP: 78543
(956) 262-6074
High
Total Enrollment 1341
Carlos Truan J H
Mile 4 N And Mile 17
ZIP: 78543
(956) 262-6082
Middle
Total Enrollment 736
Kennedy El
500 W 9th St
ZIP: 78543
(956) 262-6027
Primary
Total Enrollment 513
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