Penitas, Hidalgo County, Texas

Penitas: City in Texas, United States

About

Penitas is a city located in the county of Hidalgo in the U.S. state of Texas. Its population at the 2010 census was 4,403 and a population density of 2,202 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 4,596 inhabitants.

Quick Facts about Penitas

Population : 4,596 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Texas (United States)
County : Hidalgo County
Area : 2 km2
Altitude : 476 feet / 145 meters
Time Zone : America/Chicago
Local time : 06:50:54 (10th August 2022)
Postal code : 78576
Density : 2,298 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : 4.2% (2010-2020)
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Location of Penitas on Texas map.
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Hidalgo County Penitas
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Geography

Penitas is located at 26°13'50"N 98°26'41"W (26.2306300, -98.4447400).

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Demographics

The population of Penitas increased by 4.2% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 4,403 - census
2011 4,455 1.17% estimation process
2012 4,531 1.68% estimation process
2013 4,621 1.95% estimation process
2014 4,696 1.6% estimation process
2015 4,763 1.41% estimation process
2016 4,799 0.75% estimation process
2017 4,799 0% estimation process
2018 4,762 -0.78% estimation process
2019 4,716 -0.98% estimation process
2020 4,596 -2.61% estimation process

Penitas zip code is 78576. County name: Hidalgo, County fips: 48215

Schools in Penitas

College & universities near Penitas, TX

Code Name City ZIP
475662 UCAS Univeristy of Cosmetology Arts & Sciences-La Joya La Joya (TX) 78560-4018

Stations (3)

Amtrak & bus stations near Penitas, TX

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

Post offices near Penitas

Post Office Name City ZIP
Penita Post Office Penitas (TX) 78576

Other cities in Hidalgo County

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

City Name Population Title
McAllen 143,751 City in Hidalgo County, Texas, United States
Edinburg 102,374 City in Texas, United States of America
Mission 84,496 City in Texas, United States
Pharr 79,513 City in Hidalgo County, Texas
Weslaco 43,273 City in Hidalgo County, Texas, United States
San Juan 37,034 In Hidalgo County, Texas, San Juan is a city.
Alamo 20,556 Town in southern Texas, United States
Alton 18,785 City in Texas
Mercedes 16,598 City in Texas, USA
Donna 16,316 City in Hidalgo County, Texas, United States
Hidalgo 14,305 City in Hidalgo County, Texas, United States
La Homa 11,985 Census designated place
Elsa 7,120 City in Hidalgo County, Texas, United States
Mila Doce 6,222 Census designated place
Progreso 5,979 City in Hidalgo County, Texas
Palmview 5,839 City in Texas

Distance to Other Cities

Penitas distances to largest Texas cities