Demographics

People

Total Population2,538
Male Share of the Population43.9%
Female Share of the Population56.1%
Senior Citizens26.3%
Employed Population 16+825
Age of the Population46

Families

% of people married48.8%
Average household size3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher10.4%
Median Earnings25+$26,065
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$22,404
Median Earnings With High School Degree$27,132

Wealth

Median Family Income$43,938
% Above Poverty Level75.3%
% Below Poverty Level24.7%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time18 minutes
% Working from Home%
% Walking and Biking to Work3.9%
% Using Public Transportation%

Housing

People Living Alone25.4%
Median Gross Rent$656
Median House Value$61,100

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)77.1%
German5%
Irish3.2%
English2.4%
Swedish1.7%
African0.6%
Welsh0.6%
Dutch0.6%
Italian0.4%
French Except Basque0.3%
Canadian0.2%
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Rio Hondo Almanac

CategoryValue
County Cameron County
Standard Zip Codes78583
Phone Area Codes956
Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Approximate Latitude26.23
Approximate Longitude-97.58

Rio Hondo Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

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

StationHARLINGEN
Distance5.8 miles
Jan Temp48 to 69 F
Apr Temp64 to 84 F
Jul Temp74 to 95 F
Oct Temp64 to 85 F
Annual Precip28.1 inches
StationPORT MANSFIELD
Distance23.6 miles
Jan Temp49 to 65 F
Apr Temp66 to 78 F
Jul Temp77 to 89 F
Oct Temp67 to 81 F
Annual Precip26.2 inches
StationWESLACO 2 E
Distance24.6 miles
Jan Temp48 to 69 F
Apr Temp64 to 85 F
Jul Temp74 to 95 F
Oct Temp64 to 86 F
Annual Precip25.3 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Combes3,048$55,078
Harlingen65,444$42,641
Los Fresnos7,588$50,000
Primera4,553$50,104
Rancho Viejo2,417$86,842
San Benito24,474$30,069

Rio Hondo Public Libraries

Rio Hondo Public Library
121 W ARROYO BLVD
Rio Hondo, Texas
(956) 748-3322

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Rio Hondo Public Schools

Cameron Co J J A E P
215 W Colorado
ZIP: 78583
(956) 748-1000
Other
Total Enrollment 3
Rio Hondo El
700 N Reynolds St
ZIP: 78583
(956) 748-1050
Primary
Total Enrollment 583
Rio Hondo H S
22547 State Hwy 345
ZIP: 78583
(956) 748-1200
High
Total Enrollment 649
Rio Hondo Int
600 N Reynolds
ZIP: 78583
(956) 748-1100
Primary
Total Enrollment 439
Rio Hondo J H
501 N Reynolds St
ZIP: 78583
(956) 748-1150
Middle
Total Enrollment 509
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