The unemployment rate in Hidalgo County is 6.6% (U.S. avg. is 3.9%). Recent job growth is Positive. Hidalgo County jobs have increased by 2.1%. More Economy
COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Hidalgo County's cost of living is 19.7% lower than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living
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WEATHER & CLIMATE
March, November and February are the most pleasant months in Hidalgo County, while August and July are the least comfortable months. Today's Weather
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Hidalgo county voted Democratic in the previous five Presidential elections. More Voting Stats
Hidalgo County's population is 839,539 people. Since 2010, it has had a population growth of 13.9%. Learn More...
Average Commute time is 22 minutes. The National Average is 26 minutes. Learn More...
The median home cost in Hidalgo County is $97,500. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 12.0%. Check out the homes in the area
Hidalgo County public schools spend $10,355 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 16.3 students per teacher in Hidalgo County. More Education