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Welcome to Mission ...
From the Census Estimates for 2019, Mission has a population of 84,331 people<2> (see below for details).
We don't have a date for the establishment of Mission.
Mission is 110 feet [34 m] above sea level.<3>.
Time Zone: Mission lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time
Mission is within the boundaries of the (956) area code.
The ZIP codes for Mission: 78572-78573<4>
Websites for Mission ...
Official Website: www.missiontexas.us/
Chamber of Commerce: www.missionchamber.com/
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Mission had an population of 84,331 people. This is an increase of 9.44% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 85.72% since the 2000 Census).
At the time of the 2010 Census, Mission had a population of 77,058 people (which is 9.95% of the total population of Hidalgo County). This makes Mission the county's 3rd most populous community.
The population of Mission represents 0.31% of the total population of Texas (which has 25,145,561 people), making it the state's 43rd most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 77,058 people, the population of Mission increased 69.7% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 45,408 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Mission.
Communities Also Named Mission ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 25 communities that are also named Mission - they are located in Arizona, British Columbia, California (6), Delaware, Idaho, Kansas (4), Michigan (3), Minnesota, Montana, Nebraska, North Carolina (2), Oregon, South Dakota and Washington.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Mission.
Communities near Mission ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Mission.
To Help With Your Genealogy Research ...
We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.
We created a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Mission. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Mission.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Mission. Our list includes information such as whether the 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around Mission.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Mission. See our Newspapers Page for Mission.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Mission ...
Looking for more information about Mission? 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 Mission, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Mission.
Other Roadside Stops ...
Off-the-Road Links ...
The official website for Mission: www.missiontexas.us/
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 Jun 2021