Weslaco , Hidalgo County, Texas


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Weslaco is a city located in the county of Hidalgo in the U.S. state of Texas. In the 2010 census it had a population of 35,670 inhabitants and a population density of 724 people per km². After 9 years in 2019 city had an estimated population of 41,629 inhabitants.

The city was created 102 years ago in 1918.

The city has a total area of 19.01 square miles (49.24 km2).

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Weslaco, TX Quick Facts

Population : 41,629 (2019)
Country : United States of America
State : Texas
County : Hidalgo County
Postal code : 78599
Phone Area Codes : 956
Area : 49.24 km2
Altitude : 79 feet / 24 meters
Establishment : January 01, 1919 (102 years ago)
Time Zone : America/Chicago
Local time : 09:37:16 (14th April 2021)
Zip Code : 78596
Density : 845 Pop. per km² as of 2019
Population growth : 14.31% (2010-2019)

Year Population Method
2010 35,670 census
2011 37,855 estimation process
2012 38,259 estimation process
2013 38,545 estimation process
2014 38,919 estimation process
2015 39,328 estimation process
2016 39,971 estimation process
2017 40,191 estimation process
2018 41,203 estimation process
2019 41,629 estimation process

The population of Weslaco increased by 14.31% in 9 years.

Weslaco, TX zip code is 78596. County name: Hidalgo, County fips: 48215

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People born in Weslaco, TX (8)

Many people were born here, including actor David Spielberg, writer Hector Cantú, artist Nora Chapa Mendoza, you can see a list of people who born in Weslaco, TX.

Stations (3)

Amtrak & bus stations near Weslaco, 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

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
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
Mercedes 16,604 City in Texas, USA
Donna 16,338 City
Hidalgo 14,183 City in Hidalgo County, Texas, United States
Elsa 7,174 City in Hidalgo County, Texas, United States
Progreso 5,944 City in Hidalgo County, Texas
Palmview 5,774 City in Texas
Penitas 4,716 City in Texas, United States
La Joya 4,293 City
Sullivan City 4,170 City

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Weslaco, TX distances to biggest Texas cities

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