Community Profile

New Braunfels, Texas Main Photo

New Braunfels is in the heart of the Austin-San Antonio Corridor strategically located directly on Interstate 35 and minutes from Interstate 10.  The workforce within commuting distance is over 450,000.  Over $400 million of new commercial investments have been made in the last six years.  The New Braunfels community boasts a diverse base of businesses including distribution, manufacturing, data centers, health-care related, and aviation industry. Located on the Comal and Guadalupe Rivers tourism in New Braunfels boasts an economic impact of $469 million and employs over 5,000 direct workers.  Over one million visitors come to the home of the number one waterpark in the country, Schlitterbahn each year.

New Braunfels Economic Development Corporation
Chester Jenke
830.608.2811
Chester@innewbraunfels.com

New Braunfels, Texas

Population

Total Population

93,411

Population
Growth Rate

4.82%

Median Age

37

Diversity Index

67.200

Housing & Income

Households

33,900

Total Housing Units

36,273


Owner Occupied

23,209

Renter Occupied

10,691

Vacant

2,373

Median Home Value

$212,700


Average Home Value

$252,215

Income
Growth Rate

Median
Household Income

4.67%


Per Capita Income

2.04%

Income Projection

Median Household

$67,086 $72,176


Average Household

$88,571 $98,020


Per Capita

$32,207 $35,625

Workforce

Total Businesses

3,353

Total Employed

36,406

Workers 16+

35,265

2020 Retail Trade Businesses

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Businesses

511

Employed

6,382

2020 HealthCare/Social Assist

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Businesses

329

Employed

5,770

2020 Accommodation/Food Service

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Businesses

319

Employed

5,564

2020 Food Service/Drinking Estab

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Businesses

252

Employed

4,726

2020 Educational Services - Businesses

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Businesses

80

Employed

2,963

2020 Arts/Entertainment/Rec

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Businesses

79

Employed

2,462

Some
High School

3,134

Graduated
High School

14,880

Associates
Degree

4,174

Bachelor's
Degree

14,003

Graduate
Degree

6,109

Average Commute Time

25 min.



Resident Commuters

20,030

Non-Resident Commuters

15,062

Drive Alone

29,016

Carpooled

3,421

Public

75

Work At Home

2,003