Rio Grande City Information

Rio Grande City Information

Travel info, sports, demographic data, and general statistics about the city of Rio Grande City, TX

General Rio Grande City Information

State: Texas

County: Starr County

Close cities: Las Lomas, TX, Garciasville, TX, La Casita-Garciasville, TX, La Puerta, TX, La Rosita, TX, Santa Cruz, TX, Garceno, TX, Los Alvarez, TX, Los Villareales, TX, Escobares, TX

Rio Grande City Population (census data)
Total 13,848 (+14.1% since 2000)
Male 6,687 (48.3%)
Female 7,161 (51.7%)

Population Density: 1,825 people per sq. mile

Cost of Living Index: 75.4 (US Avg is 100)

Rio Grande City Elevation: 200 feet above sea level

Land Area: 7.59 square miles

Median Household Income: $22,811

Zip Codes: 78582.

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Rio Grande City Demographic Data

Ethnic Information:
  • Hispanic (95.9%)
  • Other race (12.5%)
  • White Non-Hispanic (2.7%)
  • Two or more races (2.7%)
  • Filipino (0.8%)
  • American Indian (0.6%)
Ancestry Information:
  • United States (1.9%)
Foriegn Born: 3,519 people (25.4%)
  • Latin America (100.0%)

Local Rio Grande City Sports Teams

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

Rio Grande City School Information

High Schools
Rio Grande City High School (Fort Ringgold, Rio Grande City, TX, 78582 - Rio Grande City CISD District)
Middle Schools
Ringgold Middle (Fort Ringgold, Rio Grande City, TX, 78582 - Rio Grande City CISD District)
Elementary Schools
Alto Bonito Elementary (Fort Ringgold, Rio Grande City, TX, 78582 - Rio Grande City CISD District)
Dr. Mario E Ramirez Elementary (Fort Ringgold, Rio Grande City, TX, 78582 - Rio Grande City CISD District)
General Ricardo Sanchez Elementary (Fort Ringgold, Rio Grande City, TX, 78582 - Rio Grande City CISD District)
John & Olive Hinojosa Elementary (Park Road, Rio Grande City, TX, 78582 - Rio Grande City CISD District)
North Grammar Elementary (1400 Lopez Street, Rio Grande City, TX, 78582 - Rio Grande City CISD District)
Ringgold Elementary (Fort Ringgold, Rio Grande City, TX, 78582 - Rio Grande City CISD District)
Roque Guerra Junior Elementary (1600 W Main Street, Rio Grande City, TX, 78582 - Rio Grande City CISD District)
Other/Private Schools
Children Of The Sun (5324 E U.S. Highway 83 Suite 2, Rio Grande City, TX, 78502 - One Stop Multiservice Charter School District)

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