Val Verde County

Del Rio, TX: What you need to know

Del Rio is largely defined by its proximity to Mexico, with Laughlin Air Force Base and manufacturing being major economic drivers. Residents and tourists enjoy warm temperatures throughout the year, earning it a spot on the Top 10 Spring Break Destinations for Families list. Popular year-round recreation attractions include rock art formations, Lake Amistad and Amistad National Recreation Area.


Del Rio, TX City Profile

Quick Facts

Population 36,119
Median Age 32
Median Household Income $41,001
Median Home Price $93,600
Walkscore 34

Things To Do in Del Rio , TX

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    Del Rio, TX Art Galleries

    Artists in Del Rio, Texas have their works displayed at several studios and galleries within the city.

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    Local, Family-owned Resturants in Del Rio, TX

    Coffee shops to glamorous night spots. Del Rio features restaurants based on a rich heritage drawn from Mexican culinary influence.

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    Fun Things To Do in Del Rio, TX

    From outdoor activities and recreation areas to museums, galleries and theaters, there's something for everyone to enjoy.

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    Authentic TexMex in Del Rio, TX

    Held in the palm of Val Verde County, Del Rio, Texas offers authentic and savory options for locals and visitors alike.

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Del Rio, TX Demographics

Median Population in Del Rio , TX

Median Age 31.9%
Age 18 Over 70.2%
Age 21 Over 65.6%
Age 62 Over 16.7%
Age 65 Over 13.8%

Race in Del Rio , TX

  Ethnicity White 93.9%
  Ethnicity Black 0.9%
  Ethnicity Asian 0.3%
  Ethnicity Hawaiian 0.1%
  Ethnicity Hispanic 84.8%
  Ethnicity Indian 0.6%
  Ethnicity Other 3.7%

Population By Gender in Del Rio , TX

  Male 50.9%
  Female 49.1%

Language in Del Rio , TX

  English Only 25.5%
  English Other 74.5%

Economics in Del Rio , TX

  Median Household Income $41,001
  Median Home Price $93,600
  Homes Owned 37.8%
  Homes Rent 62.2%
  Median Property Rent $626

We love it here. It really still has that Wild West feel. The people are fabulous.

Dr. Carolyn Boyd, executive director of the Shumla School

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Commute Types in Del Rio , TX

  Walked 1.8%
  Worked at Home 3.3%
  Public Transportation 0.3%
  Other Means 2.7%
  Drove Alone 77.1%
  Carpooled 14.7%

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