Doffing is a community located about eleven miles northwest of McAllen and eight miles northeast of La Joya in southwestern Hidalgo County. In 2000 Doffing was a census-designated place with a population of 4,256. It was served by La Joya Independent School District.

Adapted from the official Handbook of Texas, a state encyclopedia developed by the Texas State Historical Association (TSHA). It is an authoritative source of trusted historical records.

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Doffing by the Numbers

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Population Counts

Pop. Year Source
5,618 2020 United States Census Bureau
5,793 2019 Texas Demographic Center
5,091 2010 United States Census Bureau
4,256 2000 United States Census Bureau