Harlingen, Texas

city in Texas

Harlingen (/ˈhɑːrlɪnɪn/ HAR-lin-jin)[1] is a city in Cameron County in the central region of the Rio Grande Valley of the southern part of the U.S. state of Texas. As of the 2010 census, the city had a population of 64,849.[2]

It is the city with the lowest cost of living in the United States.[3][4]


  1. Often misspelled as "Harlington" and mispronounced as /ˈhɑːrlɪŋtən/ HAR-ling-tən
  2. "Geographic Identifiers: 2010 Census Summary File 1 (G001): Harlingen city, Texas". U.S. Census Bureau, American Factfinder. Retrieved July 8, 2015.
  3. "10 cheapest places to live in the U.S." CBS News. CBS Interactive Inc. Retrieved 12 January 2013.
  4. "Harlingen Cost of Living". YouTube. 24 February 2015.