San Juan, TX Population

Population: 26,229. Estimated population in July 2020: 30,773 (+17.3% change)
Males: 12,677 (48.3%), Females: 13,552 (51.7%)

Zip code: 78589

Median resident age: 25.5 years
Median household income: $22,706
Median house value: $48,200

Races in San Juan:

  • Hispanic (95.1%)
  • Other race (15.9%)
  • White Non-Hispanic (4.4%)
  • Two or more races (1.9%)
  • American Indian (0.8%)

(Total can be greater than 100% because Hispanics could be counted in other races)

Ancestries: United States (1.4%).

Land area: 11.0 square miles

Population

For population 25 years and over in San Juan

  • High school or higher: 45.4%
  • Bachelor’s degree or higher: 8.3%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 2.7%
  • Unemployed: 10.2%
  • Mean travel time to work: 20.2 minutes

For population 15 years and over in San Juan city

  • Never married: 27.4%
  • Now married: 60.5%
  • Separated: 2.9%
  • Widowed: 5.0%
  • Divorced: 4.2%

34.2% Foreign born (34.0% Latin America).

Population change in the 1990s: +11,226 (+74.8%).

Hospitals

Hospitals/medical centers near San Juan:

  • MC ALLEN HEART HOSP (about 7 miles; MC ALLEN, TX)
  • RIO GRANDE REGIONAL HOSPITAL (about 7 miles; MC ALLEN, TX)
  • CORNERSTONE REGIONAL HOSPITAL (about 11 miles; EDINBURG, TX)

Airports

Airports certified for carrier operations nearest to San Juan:

  • MC ALLEN MILLER INTL (about 6 miles; MC ALLEN, TX; Abbreviation: MFE)
  • VALLEY INTL (about 35 miles; HARLINGEN, TX; Abbreviation: HRL)
  • BROWNSVILLE/SOUTH PADRE ISLAND INT’L (about 55 miles; BROWNSVILLE, TX; Abbreviation: BRO)
Other public-use airports nearest to San Juan:

Amtrak station near San Juan:

  • 6 miles: MCALLEN (120 S. 16TH ST.) – Bus Station. Services: enclosed waiting area, intercity bus service.

Colleges and Universities

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to San Juan:

  • SOUTH TEXAS COMMUNITY COLLEGE (about 6 miles; MCALLEN, TX; Full-time enrollment: 7,142)
  • THE UNIVERSITY OF TEXAS-PAN AMERICAN (about 11 miles; EDINBURG, TX; Full-time enrollment: 9,651)
  • TEXAS STATE TECHNICAL COLLEGE-HARLINGEN (about 33 miles; HARLINGEN, TX; Full-time enrollment: 2,167)
  • THE UNIVERSITY OF TEXAS AT BROWNSVILLE (about 48 miles; BROWNSVILLE, TX; Full-time enrollment: 6,044)
  • TEXAS SOUTHMOST COLLEGE (about 48 miles; BROWNSVILLE, TX; Full-time enrollment: 4,556)
  • TEXAS A & M UNIVERSITY-KINGSVILLE (about 92 miles; KINGSVILLE, TX; Full-time enrollment: 4,860)
  • TEXAS A & M UNIVERSITY-CORPUS CHRISTI (about 119 miles; Corpus Christi, TX; Full-time enrollment: 5,282)
Public primary/middle schools in San Juan:

  • SAN JUAN MIDDLE SCHOOL (Students: 1,135; Location: 1229 S I RD; Grades: 06 – 08)
  • NORTH SAN JUAN EL (Students: 707; Location: 2900 N R LONGORIA; Grades: PK – 05)
  • CLOVER ELEMENTARY (Students: 666; Location: 800 E SECOND ST; Grades: PK – 05)
  • GARZA-PENA EL (Students: 637; Location: 230 E SGT LEONEL TREVINO RD; Grades: PK – 05)
  • REED – MOCK ELEMENTARY (Students: 576; Location: 400 E ELDORA RD; Grades: PK – 05)
  • LEONEL TREVINO EL (Students: 352; Location: 104 SGT LEONEL TREVINO RD; Grades: PK – 05)
  • SORENSEN EL (Students: 300; Location: 715 S STANDARD ST; Grades: PK – 05)

Libraries

Library in San Juan:

  • SAN JUAN PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $69,057; Location: 1010 S STANDARD AVE; 7,044 books)