Affordable Cost of Living


The Rio Grande Valley has experienced amazing exposure and growth in the last few years. While our area’s population climbs, Alamo continues to offer its residents one of the most affordable living areas in all of South Texas. Our cost of living ranks among the lowest in our nation, something our city’s workforce loves and enjoys.

Proof in the Numbers


Alamo is home to a close-knit community that values its diverse culture and rich history. Our central location keeps our city close to some of the most exciting and popular hotspots in the Rio Grande Valley. As of 2014, the City of Alamo has shown very favorable numbers in terms of cost of living:

  • A population of 18,345
  • A median home cost of $72,300
  • A cost of living 25% lower than our nation’s average

Join Our City


With so much culture, history and diversity around, Alamo can be the perfect place for you and your family to call home. For more information about our cost of living, don’t hesitate to contact the Alamo Economic Development Corporation today at 956.787.6622.

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