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Welcome to Pharr ...
The city of Pharr is located in Hidalgo County.
From the Census Estimates for 2018, Pharr has a population of 79,707 people<1> (see below for details).
Pharr is 80 feet [24 m] above sea level.<2>.
Time Zone: Pharr lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time
Pharr is within the boundaries of the (956) area code.
The ZIP code for Pharr: 78577<3>
Population Details ...
At the time of the 2010 Census, Pharr had a population of 70,400 people (or 9.09% of the total population of Hidalgo County). This makes Pharr the county's 4th most populous community.
The population of Pharr represents 0.28% of the total population of Texas (which has 25,145,561 people), making it the state's 46th most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 70,400 people, the population of Pharr increased 50.88% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 46,660 people).
Taken from the 2018 Census Estimates, Pharr had an population of 79,707 people. This is an increase of 13.22% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 70.83% since the 2000 Census).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Pharr.
Communities Also Named Pharr ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 2 communities that are also named Pharr - they are located in Florida and Georgia.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Pharr.
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 Pharr:
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Pharr ...
Looking for more information about Pharr? 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 Pharr, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Pharr.
Communities near Pharr ...
A sample of nearby communities can be found below.
Lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the North (N) of Pharr
Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West (W) of Pharr
Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the East (E) of Pharr
Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the Northwest (NW) of Pharr
Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the East (E) of Pharr
Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East (E) of Pharr
Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southwest (SW) of Pharr
Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the Northeast (NE) of Pharr
Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the Southeast (SE) of Pharr
Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the West (W) of Pharr
To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Pharr.
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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