Mercedes Hidalgo County, Texas

Mercedes: City in Texas, USA

Mercedes locator map
Location of Mercedes on Texas map.

About

Mercedes is a city located in the county of Hidalgo in the U.S. state of Texas. Its population at the 2010 census was 15,570 and a population density of 507 people per km². After 9 years in 2019 city had an estimated population of 16,604 inhabitants.

The city was created 114 years ago in 1906.

Geography

Mercedes is located at 26°8'59"N 97°54'49"W (26.1498000, -97.9136100).

Mercedes historic downtown image
Mercedes historic downtown

Weather

Mercedes forecast: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 7am. Mostly sunny, with a high near 94. Chance of precipitation is 20%. more

Mercedes historic downtown image

Mercedes map

Mercedes Quick Facts

Population : 16,604 (2019)
Country : United States of America
State : Texas (United States)
County : Hidalgo County
Postal code : 78570
Phone Area Codes : 956
Area : 30.72 km2
Altitude : 69 feet / 21 meters
Establishment : January 01, 1907 (114 years ago)
Time Zone : America/Chicago
Local time : 22:59:49 (5th August 2021)
Density : 540 Pop. per km² as of 2019
Population growth : 6.23% (2010-2019)
Weather : 94℉ Slight Chance Showers And Thunderstorms 7-days weather

Demographics

The population of Mercedes increased by 6.23% in 9 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 15,570 - census
2011 16,063 3.07% estimation process
2012 16,286 1.37% estimation process
2013 16,333 0.29% estimation process
2014 16,466 0.81% estimation process
2015 16,491 0.15% estimation process
2016 16,494 0.02% estimation process
2017 16,584 0.54% estimation process
2018 16,609 0.15% estimation process
2019 16,604 -0.03% estimation process

Mercedes zip code is 78570. County name: Hidalgo, County fips: 48215

People born in Mercedes (12)

People born in Mercedes, including politician Kika de la Garza, baseball player Charlie Vaughan, television producer David Holman, you can see a list of people who born in Mercedes.

Schools

College & universities near Mercedes

Code Name City ZIP
437608 Advanced Barber College and Hair Design Weslaco (TX) 78596

Stations (3)

Amtrak & bus stations near Mercedes

Code Name Address Type
HGN Harlingen, Texas 215 E. Monroe Ave. BUS
MEN McAllen, Texas 1501 West US Hwy 83 Business BUS
BSV Brownsville, Texas 1134 E. St. Charles Street BUS

Other cities in Hidalgo County

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Hidalgo County , TX. (more)

City Name Population Title
McAllen 143,268 City in Hidalgo County, Texas, United States
Edinburg 101,170 City in Texas, United States of America
Mission 84,331 City in Texas, United States
Pharr 79,112 City in Hidalgo County, Texas
Weslaco 41,629 City in Hidalgo County, Texas, United States
San Juan 37,008 In Hidalgo County, Texas, San Juan is a city.
Alamo 19,910 Town in southern Texas, United States
Alton 18,105 City in Texas
Donna 16,338 City in Hidalgo County, Texas, United States
Hidalgo 14,183 City in Hidalgo County, Texas, United States
La Homa 11,985 Census designated place
Murillo Colonia 7,344
Elsa 7,174 City in Hidalgo County, Texas, United States
Mila Doce 6,222 Census designated place
Progreso 5,944 City in Hidalgo County, Texas
Palmview 5,774 City in Texas

Distance to Other Cities

Mercedes distances to largest Texas cities

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