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Welcome to Mission ...
The city of Mission is located in Hidalgo County.
From the Census Estimates for 2018, Mission has a population of 84,827 people<1> (see below for details).
Mission is 110 feet [34 m] above sea level.<2>.
Time Zone: Mission lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time
The area code for Mission: (956)
The ZIP codes for Mission: 78572-78573<3>
Population Details ...
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 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 (with a count of 45,408 people).
Taken from the 2018 Census Estimates, Mission had an population of 84,827 people. This is an increase of 10.08% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 86.81% since the 2000 Census).
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.
Websites for Mission ...
Official Website: www.missiontexas.us/
Chamber of Commerce: www.missionchamber.com/
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 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.
Communities near Mission ...
A sample of nearby communities can be found below.
Lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the Northeast (NE) of Mission
Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East (E) of Mission
Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the East (E) of Mission
Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the East (E) of Mission
Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the East (E) of Mission
Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Southeast (SE) of Mission
Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West (W) of Mission
Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the West (W) of Mission
Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the West (W) of Mission
Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South (S) of Mission
To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Mission.
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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 Dec 2019