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Mission
  • Town in Texas

Report Card

grade B+
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Public Schools
    grade B
  2. Crime & Safety
    grade B minus
  3. Housing
    grade B
  4. Nightlife
    grade B minus
  5. Good for Families
    grade B
  6. Diversity
    grade B
  7. Jobs
    grade B
  8. Weather
    grade A+
  9. Cost of Living
    grade A minus
  10. Health & Fitness
    grade C+
  11. Outdoor Activities
    grade C
  12. Commute
    grade B

editorial

Mission is a town in Texas with a population of 83,567. Mission is in Hidalgo County. Living in Mission offers residents a sparse suburban feel and most residents own their homes. In Mission there are a lot of parks. Many families and young professionals live in Mission and residents tend to be liberal. The public schools in Mission are above average.

About

About Mission...
Population
83,567

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$112,400
National
$217,500
Median Rent
$819
National
$1,062
Area Feel
Sparse Suburban
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    32%
  • Own
    68%
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Crime & Safety

Crime & Safety
grade B minus
Based on violent and property crime rates.
Violent Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Assault
    51.3
    national  282.7
  • Murder
    1.2
    national  6.1
  • Rape
    43.2
    national  40.7
  • Robbery
    26.8
    national  135.5
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Burglary
    187.9
    national  500.1
  • Theft
    1,618.3
    national  2,042.8
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    81.7
    national  284

Residents

Diversity
grade B
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Age
  • <10 years
    18%
  • 10-17 years
    15%
  • 18-24 years
    10%
  • 25-34 years
    11%
  • 35-44 years
    13%
  • 45-54 years
    12%
  • 55-64 years
    9%
  • 65+ years
    12%
Education Levels
  • Master's degree or higher
    7%
    national  12%
  • Bachelor's degree
    19%
    national  20%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    24%
    national  29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    22%
    national  27%
  • Less than high school diploma
    28%
    national  12%

Working in Mission

Jobs
grade B
Based on employment rates, job and business growth, and cost of living.
Median Household Income
$48,815
National
$62,843

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