The city of Hidalgo, Texas is located in the McAllen metropolitan area.
Hidalgo is fairly good for those who enjoy quiet areas, as the streets are generally reasonably peaceful - although there are still several noisier sections, especially close to the railway line.
In Hidalgo, about 80% of the dwellings are single detached homes, and the remaining homes are mainly small apartment buildings. This part of the McAllen metropolitan area also has a variety of housing sizes - houses range from lofts to four or more bedrooms. About three quarters of the population of this city own their home whereas renters make up the remainder. The median year of construction for houses in this part of the McAllen metropolitan area is 2002.
Primary as well as high schools are convenient to access on foot from anywhere in Hidalgo. With regards to eating, some home buyers in this city may have the option to do their grocery shopping on foot in one of about 10 stores, while others will have to use another means of transportation. A limited selection of restaurants is available in Hidalgo as well.
The best approach to move around in Hidalgo is usually driving. It is a rather short car ride to the nearest highway from anywhere in Hidalgo, and coming across a place to park is generally easy. However, this part of the McAllen metropolitan area is not very conducive to walking since very few daily errands can be run on foot.