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Las Colonias in the 21st Century: Progress Along the Texas-Mexico Border

Description
Provides information on demographics, infrastructure, housing, economic opportunity, education, and health in the six Texas counties with the highest concentration of colonias: El Paso, Maverick, Webb, Starr, Hidalgo and Cameron. Offers examples of programs underway that are addressing these issues. Includes data for the colonias compared to Texas and the U.S. as a whole.
Date
04/2015
Type
Document
Organization
Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas
Tagged as
Access · Community health workers · Health disparities · Hispanics and Latinos · Housing and homelessness · Infrastructure · U.S.-Mexico Border Region · Texas