McAllen Information

McAllen Information

Travel info, sports, demographic data, and general statistics about the city of McAllen, TX

General McAllen Information

State: Texas

County: Hidalgo County

Close cities: Hidalgo, TX, Donna, TX, Pharr, TX, Olivarez, TX, Mission, TX, North Alamo, TX, La-Blanca, TX, Alamo, TX, Penitas, TX, San Juan, TX

McAllen Population (census data)
Total 127,245 (+16.9% since 2000)
Male 60,311 (47.4%)
Female 66,934 (52.6%)

Population Density: 2,768 people per sq. mile

Cost of Living Index: 79.0 (US Avg is 100)

McAllen Elevation: 121 feet above sea level

Land Area: 46.0 square miles

Median Household Income: $39,727

Zip Codes: 78502, 78501, 78504, 78505, and 78503.

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McAllen Demographic Data

Ethnic Information:
  • Hispanic (80.3%)
  • White Non-Hispanic (16.8%)
  • Other race (15.8%)
  • Two or more races (2.7%)
  • Filipino (0.9%)
  • American Indian (0.6%)
  • Black (0.6%)
Ancestry Information:
  • German (3.8%)
  • English (2.8%)
  • United States (2.8%)
  • Irish (2.4%)
Foriegn Born: 29,418 people (23.1%)
  • Latin America (100.0%)

Local McAllen Sports Teams

Major League Baseball: Houston Astros, Texas Rangers
NFL Football: Dallas Cowboys, Houston Texans
NBA Basketball: San Antonio Spurs, Houston Rockets
NHL Hockey: Dallas Stars
NCAA Sports: Texas A&M University Corpus Christi, University of Texas

McAllen School Information

High Schools
McAllen High School (2021 Lane Vista Avenue, McAllen, TX, 78501 - Mcallen Isd District)
Memorial High School (101 E Hackberry Avenue, McAllen, TX, 78501 - McAllen ISD District)
Nikki Rowe High School (2101 N Ware Road, McAllen, TX, 78501 - McAllen ISD District)
North Junior High (1500 Dove, McAllen, TX, 78572 - Sharyland ISD District)
Rowe High School (2101 N Ware Road, McAllen, TX, 78501 - McAllen ISD District)
Middle Schools
Brown Middle School (2700 South Ware Road, McAllen, TX, 78503 - McAllen ISD District)
Cathey Middle School (1800 N Cynthia, McAllen, TX, 78501 - McAllen ISD District)
De Leon Middle School (4201 N 29th Street, McAllen, TX, 78501 - McAllen ISD District)
Lincoln Middle School (1601 N 27th Street, McAllen, TX, 78501 - McAllen ISD District)
Morris Middle School (1400 Trenton Road, McAllen, TX, 78501 - McAllen ISD District)
Travis Middle School (600 E Houston Avenue, McAllen, TX, 78501 - McAllen ISD District)
Elementary Schools
Alvarez Elementary (2606 Gumwood Avenue, McAllen, TX, 78501 - McAllen ISD District)
Bonham Elementary (2400 Jordan Road, McAllen, TX, 78503 - McAllen ISD District)
Castaneda Elementary (4100 N 34th, McAllen, TX, 78504 - McAllen ISD District)
Cavazos Elementary (1501 W Freddy Gonzalez, McAllen, TX, 78540 - Edinburg CISD District)
Crockett Elementary (2112 N Main Street, McAllen, TX, 78503 - McAllen ISD District)
Escandon Elementary (2901 Colbath Avenue, McAllen, TX, 78503 - McAllen ISD District)
Fields Elementary (500 Dallas Avenue, McAllen, TX, 78501 - McAllen ISD District)
Garza Elementary (6300 N 29th Street, McAllen, TX, 78504 - McAllen ISD District)
Gonzalez Elementary (201 E Martin Avenue, McAllen, TX, 78504 - McAllen ISD District)
Houston Elementary (3221 Olga Avenue, McAllen, TX, 78501 - McAllen ISD District)
Jackson Elementary (501 Harvey, McAllen, TX, 78501 - McAllen ISD District)
Lloyd & Dolly Bentsen Elementary (2101 South Taylor Road, McAllen, TX, 78572 - Sharyland ISD District)
McAuliffe Elementary (3000 Daffodil Avenue, McAllen, TX, 78501 - McAllen ISD District)
Milam Elementary (3800 N Main Street, McAllen, TX, 78501 - McAllen ISD District)
Navarro Elementary (2100 Hackberry Avenue, McAllen, TX, 78501 - McAllen ISD District)
Rayburn Elementary (7000 N Main Street, McAllen, TX, 78504 - McAllen ISD District)
Roosevelt Elementary (4801 South 26th Street, McAllen, TX, 78503 - McAllen ISD District)
Seguin Elementary (2200 N 29th Street, McAllen, TX, 78501 - McAllen ISD District)
Thigpen Elementary (520 South 23rd Street, McAllen, TX, 78501 - McAllen ISD District)
Wilson Elementary (1200 Hackberry Avenue, McAllen, TX, 78501 - McAllen ISD District)
Zavala Elementary (2500 Galveston Avenue, McAllen, TX, 78501 - McAllen ISD District)
Other/Private Schools
Beto House (4513 W Business Highway 83, McAllen, TX, 78501 - Sharyland Isd District)
Hidalgo County Juvenile Justice Alternative Education Program (3900 N 23 Road Street, McAllen, TX, 78572 - Sharyland ISD District)
Hidalgo County Juvenile Justice Alternative Education Program (3900 N 23rd Street, McAllen, TX, 78599 - Weslaco ISD District)
Hidalgo County Juvenile Justice Alternative Education Program (3900 N 23rd, McAllen, TX, 78537 - Donna ISD District)
Horizon Montessori (220 N Main Street, McAllen, TX, 78596 - Technology Education Charter High District)
IDEA Quest College Prep (14001 N 29th, McAllen, TX, 78504 - IDEA Public Schools District)
IDEA Quest College Prep (P O Box 4095, McAllen, TX, 78502 - Idea Academy District)
Idea Quest Academy (P O Box 4095, McAllen, TX, 78502 - Idea Academy District)
Instruction/Guidance Center (1619 Galveston Avenue, McAllen, TX, 78501 - McAllen ISD District)
Lamar Academy (1009 N 10th Street, McAllen, TX, 78501 - McAllen ISD District)
Mid-Valley Academy-McAllen (200 N 17th Street, McAllen, TX, 78501 - Mid-Valley Academy District)
Southwest Key Program (3900 N 23rd, McAllen, TX, 78501 - McAllen ISD District)

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