McAllen is known for its flourishing arts culture, including its Creative Arts Incubator, which supports aspiring artists in the Rio Grande Valley. The incubator also houses Techspace, created to provide low-cost space for startups as well as co-working opportunities - and one of several initiatives in place that foster entrepreneurship here. Recognized by Livability as having a top downtown, the city also has a business climate that continues to grow, with retail consistently leading the way. Residents and visitors will find a downtown entertainment district filled with galleries, restaurants, nightclubs and more. Nature lovers flock to Quinta Mazatlan for butterfly and bird watching.
McAllen, TX jobs continue to rank high on the Forbes list of Best Cities for Jobs.
There are many fun things to do in McAllen.
McAllen Public Library features plenty of space and learning opportunities for all ages.
McAllen, TX City Profile
McAllen, TX Demographics
Population By Gender
|Age 18 Over||70.9|
|Age 21 Over||66.2|
|Age 62 Over||14|
|Age 65 Over||11.4|
|Median Household Income||44254|
|Median Home Price||115400|
|Median Property Rent||723|
|Worked at Home||4.9|