Rio Hondo Tourism

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Rio Hondo is a city in Cameron County, Texas, United States. The population was 2,356 at the 2010 census. It may be included as part of the Brownsville–Harlingen–Raymondville and the Matamoros–Brownsville metropolitan areas.


This is a comprehensive travel guide for Rio Hondo in United States. From budgeting tips to finding the best spots, this travel guide has got all the insider information to explore Rio Hondo like a local. When planning a trip to Rio Hondo, make sure you visit its near-by prime city of South Padre Island. So, ideally any vacation planner would recommend you to visit South Padre Island for its bountiful attractions like Sea Turtle, Inc, South Padre Island Birding And Nature Center, Dolphin Research And Sea Life Nature Center on your trip to Rio Hondo. A vacation to Rio Hondo can typically be of 1-2 days. Immerse in the spirit of the city and you'll not miss your home.

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Facts and Stats for Rio Hondo*

  • Pollution Statistics in Rio Hondo

    Know the pollution level of Rio Hondo before you plan your visit.

    • Air Pollution 12.5 (Very Low)
    • Water Pollution 75 (High)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 25 (Low)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 37.5 (Low)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 25 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 25 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 25 (Low)
  • Rio Hondo: Crime and Safety

    How safe is Rio Hondo for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in Rio Hondo.

    • Burglary and Theft 58.33 (Moderate)
    • Mugging and Robbery 66.67 (High)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 41.67 (Moderate)
    • Corruption and Bribery 58.33 (Moderate)
    • Car Stealing 41.67 (Moderate)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 75 (High)
    • Attacks 41.67 (Moderate)
    • Drug offense 91.67 (Very High)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 58.33 (Moderate)
    • Safety walking alone during night 25 (Low)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 87.5 (Very High)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 66.67 (High)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 58.33 (Moderate)
  • Living in Rio Hondo - Quality of Life

    • Safety Index 33.07 (Low)
    • Pollution Index 29.31 (Low)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 30 (Low)
    • Health Care Index 50 (Moderate)
    • Indices such as Quality of life, Climate & Healthcare index are good to be high whereas others such as Property price, Traffic & Cost of living Index are good to be low.

  • Cost for Essentials in Rio Hondo

    Here's how much it will cost to shop in Rio Hondo

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.1 USD
    • International Movie per seat 9.13 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 42.5 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 75.67 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 40 USD

*Stats and figures mentioned are crowd-sourced ​and subjected to change without notice.

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