In 2019, Harlingen, TX had a population of 65.1k people with a median age of 31.6 and a median household income of $39,752. Between 2018 and 2019 the population of Harlingen, TX declined from 65,449 to 65,129, a −0.489% decrease and its median household income grew from $38,800 to $39,752, a 2.45% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Harlingen, TX are White (Hispanic) (75.9%), White (Non-Hispanic) (15.5%), Other (Hispanic) (4.77%), Asian (Non-Hispanic) (1.16%), and Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (0.843%). 0% of the households in Harlingen, TX speak a non-English language at home as their primary language, and 90.8% of the residents in Harlingen, TX are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Harlingen, TX are Southern Careers Institute-Harlingen (389 degrees awarded in 2019) and UCAS University of Cosmetology Arts & Sciences-Harlingen (117 degrees).
In 2019, the median property value in Harlingen, TX was $87,500, and the homeownership rate was 55.5%. Most people in Harlingen, TX drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 16.3 minutes. The average car ownership in Harlingen, TX was 2 cars per household.