What you need to know about Del Rio, TX

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.

Top 10 Spring Break Cities  2012

Population

36,081
Down by 0.01%
Del Río-Ciudad Acuña International Bridge
Del Rio, TX Economy and More Plans Move Forward
Del Rio and Acuna, Mexico, work closely to advance the economies of both cities.

Nearby Cities

Amistad Medical Services in Del Rio, Texas
Healthcare Options Easy to Find in Del Rio, TX
From basic family practice to specialized cardiology care, the Del Rio area’s medical facilities are giving residents ideal wellness care.
Buena Vista neighborhood in Del Rio, Texas
Del Rio, TX Neighborhoods Offer Affordable Living
Del Rio is a medium-sized city of 37,000 people with 10 constituent neighborhoods.

Housing

Homes Owned 64.54%
64.54% Complete
Homes Rented 35.46%
35.46% Complete

Real Estate

In Del Rio, Texas


Ready to move to Del Rio? There are a variety of housing options in the area. Click below to learn about the recent trends, average home values and even a few current real estate listings in Del Rio.
Del Rio Council for the Arts in Del Rio, TX
Del Rio, TX Art Galleries
Artists in Del Rio, Texas have their works displayed at several studios and galleries within the city.

Median Home Price

$94,400
Lower than the state average
ulio's restaurant in Del Rio, Texas.
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.
Recreation in Del Rio, TX
Outdoor Attractions in Del Rio, TX
Fishing, hunting, boating, swimming are just a few of the ways residents stay active
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

Schools

In Del Rio, Texas


The quality of a school district is often a top factor for parents considering where to live. Strong school systems attract new residents and help their cities prosper. See how Del Rio rates.

Median Household Income

$41,110
Lower than the national average

Business

In Del Rio, Texas


Being a great place to live and being a great place to work often go hand-in-hand. Here’s what the business and employment climate is like in Del Rio.
 Val Verde Winery in Del Rio, Texas
Texas Makes Italian Wine
Founded in 1883, Val Verde Winery continues small batch wine production in Del Rio

Residents

Most residents are
5-17 Years old

Health

In Del Rio, Texas


Access to quality hospitals, doctors and health-care providers is just part of what makes a healthy community. Here’s how to get and stay healthy in Del Rio.

Education

Bachelor’s Degree 16%
16% Complete
Graduated High School 67%
67% Complete

Del Rio, TX's Livability Rankings

Top 10 Spring Break Cities  2012

More About Del Rio, TX

Del Rio, TX Economy and More Plans Move Forward
Del Rio and Acuna, Mexico, work closely to advance the economies of both cities.
Healthcare Options Easy to Find in Del Rio, TX
From basic family practice to specialized cardiology care, the Del Rio area’s medical facilities are giving residents ideal wellness care.
Del Rio, TX Neighborhoods Offer Affordable Living
Del Rio is a medium-sized city of 37,000 people with 10 constituent neighborhoods.
Del Rio, TX Art Galleries
Artists in Del Rio, Texas have their works displayed at several studios and galleries within the city.
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.
Outdoor Attractions in Del Rio, TX
Fishing, hunting, boating, swimming are just a few of the ways residents stay active
Texas Makes Italian Wine
Founded in 1883, Val Verde Winery continues small batch wine production in Del Rio