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Welcome to Hidalgo ...
The city of Hidalgo is located in Hidalgo County.
The location of Hidalgo has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>
From the Census Estimates for 2018, Hidalgo has a population of 14,083 people<2> (see below for details).
Hidalgo is 100 feet [30 m] above sea level.<3>.
Time Zone: Hidalgo lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time
Hidalgo is within the boundaries of the (956) area code.
The ZIP code for Hidalgo: 78557<4>
Population Details ...
At the time of the 2010 Census, Hidalgo had a population of 11,198 people. This makes Hidalgo the county's 11th most populous community.
The population of Hidalgo represents 0.04% of the population of Texas (which has 25,145,561 people), making it the state's 201st most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 11,198 people, the population of Hidalgo increased 52.94% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 7,322 people).
Taken from the 2018 Census Estimates, Hidalgo had an population of 14,083 people. This is an increase of 25.76% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 92.34% since the 2000 Census).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Hidalgo.
Communities Also Named Hidalgo ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 2 communities that are also named Hidalgo - they are located in Illinois and Kentucky.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Hidalgo.
Our Genealogy Helper Page ...
We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.
These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Hidalgo:
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Hidalgo ...
Looking for more information about Hidalgo? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.
In addition to the Tourism page for Hidalgo, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Hidalgo.
Communities near Hidalgo ...
A sample of nearby communities can be found below.
Lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<5> to the North (N) of Hidalgo
Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the North (N) of Hidalgo
Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Northwest (NW) of Hidalgo
Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northeast (NE) of Hidalgo
Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the East (E) of Hidalgo
Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Northeast (NE) of Hidalgo
Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Northeast (NE) of Hidalgo
Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the North (N) of Hidalgo
Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the East (E) of Hidalgo
Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the East (E) of Hidalgo
To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Hidalgo.
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Off-the-Road Links ...
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The official website for Hidalgo County: www.co.hidalgo.tx.us/
The official website for State of Texas: https://texas.gov/
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This page was last modified: 08 Dec 2019