Alamo, TX Demographic Data

Alamo, TX Summary

Alamo is located in Hidalgo County in Texas
  • Population: 18,345
  • Area: 7.11 sq. miles
    • Land Area: 7.11 sq. miles
    • Water Area: NA
  • Population Density: 2,581.98 people per sq. mile
  • Elevation: 98.43 ft
  • Time Zone: Central Standard Time (GMT -6)
  • Daylight Savings: Yes

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Alamo, TX Gender Breakdown

Gender
Number
Percent
National Avg
Female
10,071
53%
50.8
Male
8,872
47%
49.2
Total Population
18,943
 
321,419,000

Alamo, TX Age Breakdown

Age Group
Number
Percent
National Avg
Under 5 Years
1,517
8.0% 
6.2
5 to 9 Years
1,774
9.4% 
6.4
10 to 14 Years
1,604
8.5% 
6.4
15 to 19 Years
1,100
5.8% 
6.7
20 to 24 Years
1,377
7.3% 
7.0
25 to 34 Years
2,081
11.0% 
13.7
35 to 44 Years
1,991
10.5% 
12.7
45 to 54 Years
2,261
11.9% 
13.4
55 to 59 Years
859
4.5% 
6.7
60 to 64 Years
793
4.2% 
6.0
65 to 74 Years
1,778
9.4% 
8.6
75 to 84 Years
1,512
8.0% 
4.4
85 Years and Over
296
1.6% 
1.9
Age Statistics
Number
Percent
National Avg
18 Years and over
13,346
70.5%
77.1
Female
6,983
52.3%
51.4
Male
6,363
47.7%
48.6
21 Years and over
12,736
67.2%
72.9
62 Years and over
4,077
21.5%
18.3
65 Years and over
3,586
18.9%
14.9
Female
1,958
54.6%
55.9
Male
1,628
45.4%
44.1
Median Age (years)
35
NR
NR

Alamo, TX Race Breakdown

Race
Number
Percent
National Avg
One Race
18,909
99.8% 
96.9
White
18,080
95.4% 
73.1
Black or African American
82
0.4% 
12.7
American Indian and Alaska Native
0
0.0% 
0.8
Asian
0
0.0% 
5.4
Asian Indian
0
0.0% 
1.2
Chinese
0
0.0% 
1.3
Filipino
0
0.0% 
0.9
Japanese
0
0.0% 
0.2
Korean
0
0.0% 
0.5
Vietnamese
0
0.0% 
0.5
Other Asian
0
0.0% 
0.8
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander
0
0.0% 
0.2
Native Hawaiian
0
0.0% 
0.1
Guamanian or Chamorro
0
0.0% 
0.0
Samoan
0
0.0% 
0.0
Other Pacific Islander
0
0.0% 
0.1
Some Other Race
747
3.9% 
4.8
Two or More Races
34
0.2% 
3.1
Hispanic Statistics
Number
Percent
National Avg
Hispanic or Latino (of any race)
16,279
85.9% 
17.6
Mexican
15,835
83.6% 
11.1
Puerto Rican
0
0.0% 
1.7
Cuban
28
0.1% 
0.7
Other Hispanic or Latino
416
2.2% 
4.1
Not Hispanic or Latino
2,664
14.1% 
82.4

Alamo, TX Educational Attainment

Education Level
Number
Percent
National Avg
Less than 9th grade
2,874
24.8% 
5.5
9th to 12th grade, no diploma
1,432
12.4% 
7.3
High school graduate (includes equivalent)
3,271
28.3% 
27.6
Some college, no degree
2,254
19.5% 
20.7
Associate's Degree
507
4.4% 
8.2
Bachelor's Degree
856
7.4% 
19.0
Graduate or professional degree
377
3.3% 
11.6
Education Summary
Number
Percent
National Avg
< High School Graduate
4,306
37.2%
12.8
High School Graduate or Higher
7,265
62.9%
87.1
Bachelor's Degree or Higher
1,233
10.7%
30.6

Alamo, TX Marital Status

Marital Status
Number
Percent
National Avg
Never Married
3,652
26.0%
33.5%
Now Married
7,650
54.5%
47.5
Divorced
1,108
7.9%
11.0%
Separated
498
3.5%
2.1
Widowed
1,140
8.1
5.8%

Alamo, TX Language Spoken at Home

Language
Number
Percent
National Avg
English Only
3,555
20.4%
78.5%
Languages other than english
13,871
79.6%
21.5%
Spanish
13,842
79.4%
13.3%
Other indo-european languages
29
0.2%
3.7%
Asian and Pacific islander languages
0
0.0%
3.5%
Other Languages
0
0.0%
1.0%

Alamo, TX Household Income

Household Income
Number
Percent
National Avg
Less than $10,000
702
0.0%
0.0
$10,000 to $14,999
482
0.0%
0.0
$15,000 to $24,999
883
0.0%
0.0
$25,000 to $34,999
734
0.0%
0.0
$35,000 to $49,999
884
0.0%
0.0
$50,000 to $74,999
1,094
0.0%
0.0
$75,000 to $99,999
500
0.0%
0.0
$100,000 to $149,000
409
0.0%
0.0
$150,000 to $199,999
108
0.0%
0.0
$200,000 or more
64
0.0%
0.0
Median household income
36,079
 
55,775
Per capita income
15,787
 
29,979

Alamo, TX Employment Breakdown

Industry
Number
Percent
National Avg
Agriculture, forestry, fishing, hunting and mining
93
1.5%
1.9
Arts, entertainment, recreation, accommodation and food services
581
9.1%
9.8
Construction
606
9.5%
6.4
Educational services, health care and social assistance
1,614
25.2%
22.9
Finance, insurance, real estate, rental, and leasing
270
4.2%
6.5
Information
150
2.3%
2.1
Manufacturing
240
3.8%
10.3
Other services except public administration
560
8.8%
4.9
Professional, scientific, management, administrative and waste management services
373
5.8%
11.3
Public administration
363
5.7%
4.6
Retail trade
638
10.0%
11.5
Transportation, warehousing and utilities
401
6.3%
5.1
Wholesale trade
507
7.9%
2.7
Occupation
Number
Percent
National Avg
Construction, extraction, maintenance, and repair occupations
941
14.7%
9.0%
Management, professional, and related occupations
1,433
22.4%
37.1%
Production, transportation, and material moving occupations
820
12.8%
12.3%
Sales and office occupations
1,729
27.0%
23.6%
Service occupations
1,473
23.0%
18.0%

Alamo, TX Commute Statistics

Commute Type
Number
Percent
National Avg
Workers 16 Years and over
6,122
 
 
Car, truck, or van - drove alone
5,146
84.1%
76.6
Car, truck, or van - carpooled
432
7.1%
9.0
Public transportation (excluding taxicab)
0
0.0%
5.2
Walked
117
1.9%
2.8
Other means
211
3.4%
1.8
Worked at home
216
3.5%
4.6
Mean travel time to work (Minutes)
23.0
 
26.0

Alamo, TX Vehicles per Household

Vehicles per Household
Number
Percent
National Avg
None
455
7.8%
8.9
1 vehicles
2,727
46.5%
33.5
2 vehicles
1,627
27.8%
37.2
3 or more
1,051
17.9%
20.3

Alamo, TX Housing Occupancy

Housing Occupancy
Number
Percent
National Avg
Total Housing Units
 
 
Occupied Housing Units
5,860
78.7%
87.7
Owner Occupied
4,288
73.2%
63.0
Renter Occupied
1,572
26.8%
37.0
Vacant Housing Units
1,583
21.3%
12.3
Homeowner Vacancy Rate
4
NR
NR
Rental Vacancy Rate
13
NR
NR
Average household size of owner-occupied unit
3.0
NR
3.0
Average household size of renter-occupied unit
4.0
NR
3.0

Alamo, TX Rooms per Residence

Rooms per Residence
Number
Percent
National Avg
Total Housing Units
7,443
1 room
129
1.7%
2.3
2 rooms
610
8.2%
2.5
3 rooms
1,133
15.2%
9.0
4 rooms
1,948
26.2%
16.6
5 rooms
1,860
25.0%
20.0
6 rooms
1,206
16.2%
17.9
7 rooms
309
4.2%
12.1
8 rooms
141
1.9%
8.5
9 rooms or more
107
1.4%
11.1
Median Rooms
4
 

Alamo, TX Structure Type Statistics

Structure Type
Number
Percent
National Avg
Total Housing Units
7,443
 
 
1-unit, detached
4,136
55.6%
61.4
1-unit, attached
80
1.1%
5.8
2-units
116
1.6%
3.7
3 or 4 units
136
1.8%
4.5
5 to 9 units
169
2.3%
4.8
10 to 19 units
260
3.5%
4.6
20 or more units
124
1.7%
8.8
Mobile home
2,196
29.5%
6.3
Boat, RV, van, etc.
226
3.0%
0.1

Alamo, TX Housing Age Statistics

Housing Age
Number
Percent
National Avg
1939 or earlier
159
2.1%
13.0%
1940 to 1949
164
2.2%
5.1%
1950 to 1959
128
1.7%
10.5%
1960 to 1969
342
4.6%
10.8%
1970 to 1979
716
9.6%
15.5%
1980 to 1989
2,246
30.2%
13.6%
1990 to 1999
1,729
23.2%
14.0%
2000 to 2009
1,815
24.4%
14.5%
2010 to 2013
144
1.9%
2.5%
2014 or later
0
0.0%
0.5%

Alamo, TX Household Heating

Heating Fuel Type
Number
Percent
National Avg
Utility Gas
546
9.3%
48.2
Bottled, tank, or LP gas
450
7.7%
4.7
Electricity
4,653
79.4%
38.2
Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
0
0.0%
5.1
Coal or coke
0
0.0%
0.1
Wood
0
0.0%
2.0
Solar energy
0
0.0%
0.1
Other fuel
0
0.0%
0.5
No fuel used
211
3.6%
1.2

Alamo, TX Mortgage Statistics

Mortgage Payments
Number
Percent
National Avg
Housing units with a mortgage
1,768
 
47140700.0
$2,500 to $2,999
0
0.0%
6.8%
$3,000 or more
0
0.0%
9.9%
$2,000 to $2,499
21
1.2%
11.8%
Less than $500
37
2.1%
1.5%
$1,500 to 1,999
102
5.8%
20.3%
$1,000 to 1,499
625
35.4%
29.2%
$500 to $999
983
55.6%
20.5%
Mortgage Payment as % of Income
Number
Percent
National Avg
Less than 20.0%
853
48.6%
43.6%
20.0% to 24.9%
306
17.4%
15.9%
25.0% to 29.9%
149
8.5%
10.9%
30.0% to 34.9%
66
3.8%
7.3%
35.0% or more
381
21.7%
22.3%
Not Computed
13
NR
NR

Alamo, TX Rent Statistics

Rent Payment Amount
Number
Percent
National Avg
Occupied Units Paying Rent
1,397 
 
41,410,200 
$2,500 to $2,999
0
0.0%
1.7%
$2,000 to $2,499
0
0.0%
4.1%
$3,000 or more
0
0.0%
1.5%
$1,500 to $1,999
0
0.0%
11.0%
$1,000 to $1,499
63
4.5%
27.9%
$500 to $999
643
46.0%
42.7%
Less than $500
691
49.5%
11.0%
No Cash Rent
175
NR
2,291,570
Median (Dollars)
552
NR
959
Rent Payment as % of Income
Number
Percent
National Avg
Less than 15.0%
322
23.4%
12.6%
15.0% to 19.9%
132
9.6%
12.5%
20.0% to 24.9%
33
2.4%
12.8%
25.0% to 29.9%
87
6.3%
11.5%
30.0% to 34.9%
57
4.1%
9.2%
35.0% or more
746
54.2%
41.4%
Not Computed
195
NR
NR

Alamo, TX Property Value

Property Type
Number
Percent
National Avg
Specified Owner-Occupied Units
4,288
 
74,506,500
Less then $50,000
1,657
38.6%
7.5%
$50,000 to $99,999
1,413
33.0%
7.5%
$100,000 to $149,000
903
21.1%
15.0%
$150,000 to $199,000
220
5.1%
14.8%
$200,000 to $299,999
95
2.2%
18.8%
$300,000 to $499,999
0
0.0%
17.3%
$500,000 to $999,999
0
0.0%
9.7%
$1,000,000 or more
0
0.0%
2.7%
Median (Dollars)
65,000
 
194,500
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