Weslaco Information

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

General Weslaco Information

State: Texas

County: Hidalgo County

Close cities: Indian Hills, TX, Donna, TX, Villa Verde, TX, Progreso Lakes, TX, Lyford, TX, Mila Doce, TX, Llano Grande, TX, Olivarez, TX, Mercedes, TX, Progreso, TX

Weslaco Population (census data)
Total 32,497 (+17.3% since 2000)
Male 15,199 (46.8%)
Female 17,298 (53.2%)

Population Density: 2,561 people per sq. mile

Cost of Living Index: 75.5 (US Avg is 100)

Weslaco Elevation: 81 feet above sea level

Land Area: 12.7 square miles

Median Household Income: $32,379

Zip Codes: 78599, and 78596.

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Weslaco Demographic Data

Ethnic Information:
  • Hispanic (83.8%)
  • Other race (20.9%)
  • White Non-Hispanic (14.7%)
  • Two or more races (2.2%)
  • American Indian (0.7%)
  • Filipino (0.7%)
Ancestry Information:
  • German (3.9%)
  • English (2.8%)
  • Irish (2.2%)
  • United States (1.7%)
Foriegn Born: 5,487 people (16.9%)
  • Latin America (100.0%)

Local Weslaco 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: University of Texas, Texas A&M University Corpus Christi

Weslaco School Information

High Schools
Technology Education Charter High School (116 W 5th Street, Weslaco, TX, 78596 - Technology Education Charter High District)
Weslaco East High School (810 South Pleasantview Drive, Weslaco, TX, 78599 - Weslaco Isd District)
Weslaco High School (1005 W Pike Avenue, Weslaco, TX, 78596 - Weslaco Isd District)
Middle Schools
Armando Cuellar Middle School (1201 South Bridge Street, Weslaco, TX, 78596 - Weslaco ISD District)
Beatriz G Garza Middle School (1111 W Sugar Came Drive, Weslaco, TX, 78596 - Weslaco ISD District)
Central Middle School (506 E 6th Street, Weslaco, TX, 78596 - Weslaco ISD District)
Mary Hoge Middle School (2302 N International Boulevard, Weslaco, TX, 78596 - Weslaco ISD District)
Elementary Schools
A N Rico Elementary (2202 N International Boulevard, Weslaco, TX, 78596 - Weslaco ISD District)
Airport Elementary (410 N Airport Drive, Weslaco, TX, 78596 - Weslaco ISD District)
Cleckler/Heald Elementary (1601 W Sugarcane, Weslaco, TX, 78596 - Weslaco ISD District)
Dr. R E Margo Elementary (1701 South Bridge Street, Weslaco, TX, 78596 - Weslaco ISD District)
Louise Black Elementary (700 South Bridge Street, Weslaco, TX, 78596 - Weslaco ISD District)
Memorial Elementary (1700 South Border, Weslaco, TX, 78596 - Weslaco ISD District)
North Bridge Elementary (2001 N Bridge Street, Weslaco, TX, 78596 - Weslaco ISD District)
Raul A Gonzalez Junior Elementary (3801 N 5 1/2 W, Weslaco, TX, 78596 - Weslaco ISD District)
Rodolfo Rudy Silva Junior Elementary (1001 W Mile 10, Weslaco, TX, 78596 - Weslaco ISD District)
Sam Houston Elementary (608 N Cantu Street, Weslaco, TX, 78596 - Weslaco ISD District)
Other/Private Schools
Hidalgo County Boot Camp (1711 N Bridge, Weslaco, TX, 78599 - Weslaco ISD District)
Juvenile Justice Alternative Education Program (619 South International Boulevard, Weslaco, TX, 78596 - Edinburg CISD District)
One Stop Multiservice (317 South Missouri Avenue, Weslaco, TX, 78504 - One Stop Multiservice Charter School District)

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