Real Estate Market Update for 78596 (Weslaco, TX)
Map Information for 78596 (Weslaco, TX)
Area Information for 78596 (Weslaco, TX)
  • Population: 68,870
  • Median Age: 29.05 yr
  • Median Commute Time: 17.39 mins
  • Educational Climate*: 2
  • Sales Tax: 7.75%
  • Population Density: 1,160/sq mi
  • Population Change Since 2000: 29.19%
  • Closest Airport: Mcallen Miller International
  • Closest College: South Texas College-pecan
  • Closest Jr. College: Texas State Technical College-harlingen
  • Median Household Income: $31,692
  • Annual Residential Turnover: 20.03%
  • Median Years in Residence: 2.67 yr
  • Median Home Sales Price: $98,178
  • Closest Major Sports Team: Corpus Christi Hooks
  • Change Avg. Household Income Since 2000: 32%
* Scale from 1-5  ** Index where 100 is the national average
Demographic Data for 78596 (Weslaco, TX)
Median Age: 29.05 Married: 30% Number of Households: 19,559 Households with Children: 9,916
Community:
    • Occupancy Types
      • 3599 Vacant
      • 8822 Owned
      • 12512 Rented
    • Transportation to Work
      • 43% Drive
      • 47% Public Transportation
      • 8% Walk / Bike / Other
      • 8% Work at Home
    National Index Comparisons:
    (100 National Average)
      • Population By Sex(%)
        • 50% Male
        • 50% Female
      • White/Blue Collar Jobs
        • 50% White Collar
        • 50% Blue Collar
      School Data for 78596 (Weslaco, TX)

      School Name Distance Type Grades GreatSchools Rating Parent Rating
      San Martin De Porres Catholic School 0.2 mi Catholic PRESCHOOL-5 0 4
      Weslaco High School 0.4 mi Public 9-12 2 3
      Sam Houston Elementary School 0.6 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 3-5 4
      Santa Maria Disciplinary Alternative Education Program (deap) 0.7 mi Public 7-12 0 0
      Horton Disciplinary Alternative Ed 0.8 mi Public 6-12 0 0
      F D Roosevelt Elementary School 0.9 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 2 3
      Beatriz G Garza Middle School 1.0 mi Public 6-8 3 5
      Horizon Montessori Ii 1.1 mi Public PRESCHOOL-8 3-5 1
      Central Middle School 1.1 mi Public 6-8 3 3
      Cleckler/heald Elementary School 1.2 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 3 5
      Airport Elementary School 1.3 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 2-5 0
      Mid Valley Christian School 1.3 mi Private PRESCHOOL-12 0 5
      Valley Grande Adventist Academy 1.6 mi Private 1-12 0 5
      Armando Cuellar Middle School 1.7 mi Public 6-8 2 4
      Hidalgo County Boot Camp 1.8 mi Public 7-11 0 0
      Memorial Elementary School 1.9 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 3-5 0
      Dr R E Margo Elementary School 2.1 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 2-5 4
      Idea Academy Weslaco 2.2 mi Public - 3 0
      Idea College Prep Weslaco 2.2 mi Public - 3-5 0
      Weslaco East High School 2.2 mi Public 9-12 1 4
      North Bridge Elementary School 2.4 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 2 0
      Pfc Mario Ybarra Elementary School 2.5 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 2 0
      Ignite Public School 2.5 mi Public PRESCHOOL-3 0 0
      Joe Calvillo Jr Career And Tech Ed Complex 2.5 mi Public 9-12 0 0
      Raul A Gonzalez Jr Elementary School 2.6 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 2 2
      A N Rico Elementary School 3.2 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 2-5 0
      Mary Hoge Middle School 3.4 mi Public 6-8 2-5 4
      Idea Edinburg Academy 14.6 mi Public K-4 3 5
      Idea Edinburg College Preparatory 14.6 mi Public - 4-5 5
      Idea Quest Academy 16.3 mi Public K-5 2-5 3
      Proximity to listed schools and their school district(s) does not guarantee enrollment eligibility. Please contact a local real estate professional or the local school district(s) for the most current information relating to schools in the area. Sources: GreatSchools.org and Onboard Informatics © 2014
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