Palmhurst is on State Highway 107 and Farm Road 1924, four miles north of Mission in southwestern Hidalgo County. The town was incorporated in 1966, and its population was estimated at 200 in 1968. In 1990 Palmhurst was a dispersed rural community with a population of 326. By 2000 the population grew to 4,872.

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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Population Counts

Pop. Year Source
2,601 2020 United States Census Bureau
2,766 2019 Texas Demographic Center
2,607 2010 United States Census Bureau
4,872 2000 United States Census Bureau
326 1990 United States Census Bureau