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Zip Code 78557 - Hidalgo, Texas

Primary CityHidalgo, Texas
Area of Zip Code 7855712.06 sq mi
Male Population7,129 (47.7%)
Female Population7,825 (52.3%)
Population change from 1975 to 2015 +89.2%
Population change from 2000 to 2015 +55.8%
Median Age26.2 years
Male Median Age24.3 years
Female Median Age28 years
Area Codes956
Local TimeThursday 12:14 PM
TimezoneCentral Daylight Time
Coordinates26.10687999509033° / -98.24341684628035°
Related Zip Codes785507855178552785537855878559

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Zip Code 78557 Population

Years 1975 to 2015
Population Density655.2 / mi²767.1 / mi²795.7 / mi²1,239 / mi²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Racial demographics for Zip Code 78557

 Hispanic or Latino: 49.9%
 White: 42.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native: 0.1%
 Other: 7.6%

78557 Population change from 2000 to 2015

Increase of 55.8% from year 2000 to 2015
LocationChange since 1975Change since 1990Change since 2000
Zip Code 78557+89.2%+61.6%+55.8%
United States+46.9%+27.2%+13.7%
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Zip Code 78557 Median Age

Median Age: 26.2 years
LocationMedian AgeMedian Age (Female)Median Age (Male)
Zip Code 7855726.2 years28 years24.3 years
Hidalgo27 years29 years24.7 years
Texas33.8 years34.8 years32.8 years
United States37.4 years38.7 years36.1 years
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Zip Code 78557 Population Tree

Population By Age and Gender
Under 57256491,375
85 Plus325588
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Zip Code 78557 Population Density

Population Density: 1,239 / mi²
LocationPopulationAreaPopulation Density
Zip Code 7855714,95412.06 sq mi1,239 / mi²
Hidalgo13,0796.75 sq mi1,937 / mi²
Texas27.5 million268,597.7 sq mi102.5 / mi²
United States321.6 million3,796,761.2 sq mi84.7 / mi²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Zip Code 78557 Historical and Projected Population

Estimated Population from 1870 to 2100
1. JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid
2. CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)
3. [Link] Klein Goldewijk, K., Beusen, A., Doelman, J., and Stehfest, E.: Anthropogenic land use estimates for the Holocene – HYDE 3.2, Earth Syst. Sci. Data, 9, 927–953, https://doi.org/10.5194/essd-9-927-2017, 2017.

Stats and Demographics for Zip Code 78557

Households in 785571,988
People per Household4.2
Average House Value$58,100
Income per Household$19,397

Business Concentration in Zip Code 78557

78557 Business Heat Map


Business Distribution by Industry
 Shopping: 21.7%
 Industry: 19.2%
 Automotive: 10.6%
 Professional Services: 9.2%
 Restaurants: 6.4%
 Food: 6%
 Financial Services: 5.5%
 Other: 21.3%
Industry DescriptionNumber of EstablishmentsAverage Age of BusinessAverage Google RatingBusinesses per 1,000 residents
Car parts3225 years4.02.1
Car repair2220.6 years4.11.5
Gas stations84.40.5
New car dealers1617.4 years3.81.1
Used car dealers1520.2 years3.71.0
Beauty salons819.7 years3.80.5
Public administration1829.6 years3.61.2
Banks1131.5 years3.50.7
Finance other2231.4 years4.11.5
Loan companies2432.4 years4.01.6
Convenience stores94.40.6
Fruits and vegetables2022.6 years4.21.3
Grocery stores and supermarkets3221.9 years4.02.1
General contractors916.1 years4.00.6
Moving companies1719.8 years4.51.1
Construction of buildings1018.5 years4.30.7
Customs brokers and clearing agents1136.3 years4.20.7
Freight forwarding4825.4 years3.43.2
Freight/commercial transport2019.8 years4.21.3
Other transport activities3525.2 years4.02.3
Transportation logistics714.5 years2.80.5
Warehousing and storage1321.8 years4.00.9
Wholesale of food, beverages and tobacco827.1 years4.90.5
Wholesale of machinery1517.4 years3.41.0
Wholesalers1221.3 years4.10.8
Health and medical173.71.1
Post offices1016.2 years3.90.7
Accountants917.9 years5.00.6
Corporate management1316.2 years3.10.9
Scientific and technical services1120.5 years5.00.7
Churches1044.9 years4.90.7
Mexican restaurants817.2 years4.40.5
Clothing stores3219.7 years4.02.1
Department stores1518.8 years4.31.0
Gifts, cards and party supplies74.40.5
Second hand stores924 years4.50.6
Shoe stores823.2 years4.30.5
Shopping other1625.5 years4.11.1
Women's clothing922.3 years4.30.6
Public parks74.40.5

Business distribution by price for Zip Code 78557

 Inexpensive: 70%
 Moderate: 26.7%
 Expensive: 1.7%
 Very Expensive: 1.7%

Human Development Index (HDI)

Statistic composite index of life expectancy, education, and per capita income.
Sources: [Link] Kummu, M., Taka, M. & Guillaume, J. Gridded global datasets for Gross Domestic Product and Human Development Index over 1990–2015. Sci Data 5, 180004 (2018) doi:10.1038/sdata.2018.4

Zip Code 78557 CO2 Emissions

Carbon Dioxide (CO2) Emissions Per Capita in Tonnes Per Year
LocationCO2 EmissionsCO2 Emissions Per CapitaCO2 Emissions Intensity
Zip Code 78557158,739 t10.6 t13,159 t/mi²
Hidalgo135,963 t10.4 t20,137 t/mi²
Texas488,896,034 t17.8 t1,820 t/mi²
United States5,664,619,809 t17.6 t1,491 t/mi²
Sources: [Link] Moran, D., Kanemoto K; Jiborn, M., Wood, R., Többen, J., and Seto, K.C. (2018) Carbon footprints of 13,000 cities. Environmental Research Letters DOI: 10.1088/1748-9326/aac72a

Zip Code 78557 CO2 Emissions

2013 CO2 emissions (tonnes/year)158,739 t
2013 CO2 emissions (tonnes/year) per capita10.6 t
2013 CO2 emissions intensity (tonnes/mi²/year)

Natural Hazards Risk

Relative risk out of 10
CycloneMedium (5)
DroughtHigh (10)
FloodHigh (7)
* Risk, particularly concerning flood or landslide, may not be for the entire area.

Primary City

Hidalgo is a city in Hidalgo County, Texas, United States. The population was 11,198 at the 2010 census. It is home to the Rio Grande Valley Vipers of the NBA Development League who play in the local State Farm Arena. Former teams include the Rio Gra..  ︎  Hidalgo, Texas Wikipedia Page

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