City Profiles RIO GRANDE TX

Rio Grande, TX

Rio Grande City is the county seat of Starr County in the state of Texas, it neighbors the Mexican city of Camargo accross the Rio Grande. As of the 2016 U.S. Census estimate it has a population of about 15,000.

The Port of Entry (POE) of Rio Grande City handled trade flows of almost $400M U.S.D. in 2019.

The Rio Grande City POE (2307) is part of the trade District of Laredo.

Source: U.S. Census, U.S. Department of Commerce Bureau of the Census Foreign Trade Division, U.S. Customs, Texas Workforce Commission, Central Power and Light, local building departments and local U.S. bridge operators in cited cities.
Compiled by:Texas Center for Border Economic and Enterprise Development
City Section Last Update: July 2020

International Bridges

1: Rio Grande International Bridge
Non-Commercial Vehicles / Buses / Commercial Trucks
Mexico Border City: Camargo, Tam.


Census Estimate 2019


Census Estimate 2019

Rio Grande

Census 2010

Rio Grande

Census Estimate 2019
% Popultaion Change 2010-2019
2019 Gender Distribution


Census Estimate 2014-2018

Language other than English at Home

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% High School Graduate or Higher Census Estimate 2014-2018
People age 25 or higher
% Bachelor's Degree or HigherCensus Estimate 2014-2018
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% With a Disability Census Estimate 2014-2018
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% With Out Health InsuranceCensus Estimate 2014-2018
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Median Household Income

Census Estimate 2014-2018

% in Labor Force

16yr+ Avg. 2014-2018



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Labor Force Gender 2014-2018
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% Persons in PovertyCensus Estimate 2014-2018
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