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La Joya is a city in Hidalgo County, in the McAllen-Edinburg-Pharr metro area.
The latitude of La Joya is 26.246N. The longitude is -98.481W.It is in the Central Standard time zone. Elevation is 174 feet.
The estimated population, in 2003, was 4,235.
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0% of La Joya residents report German ancestry, and 0% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the La Joya ancestry & family history guide.
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At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in La Joya was $7,923, compared with $21,587 nationally.
6% of La Joya residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.
Median rent in La Joya, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $161. Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $748.
Libraries in La Joya include La Joya Municipal Library ... View libraries
Hidalgo County supported John Kerry in the 2004 presidential election. For more information, see our La Joya political report.
The average commute time for La Joya workers is 27 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.
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