In 2019, McAllen, TX had a population of 142k people with a median age of 33.4 and a median household income of $46,804. Between 2018 and 2019 the population of McAllen, TX grew from 141,597 to 141,968, a 0.262% increase and its median household income declined from $47,279 to $46,804, a −1% decrease.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in McAllen, TX are White (Hispanic) (63.5%), Other (Hispanic) (19.9%), White (Non-Hispanic) (10.7%), Asian (Non-Hispanic) (2.48%), and Two+ (Hispanic) (0.909%). 0% of the households in McAllen, TX speak a non-English language at home as their primary language.
83.7% of the residents in McAllen, TX are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in McAllen, TX are South Texas College (6,531 degrees awarded in 2019), Platt College-STVT-McAllen (333 degrees), and The College of Health Care Professions-McAllen Campus (310 degrees).
In 2019, the median property value in McAllen, TX was $126,000, and the homeownership rate was 60.8%. Most people in McAllen, TX drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 18.6 minutes. The average car ownership in McAllen, TX was 2 cars per household.