Community Profile

Schertz, Texas Main Photo

Named one of the best places to live by Money Magazine Schertz is strategically located on the Interstate 10 and Interstate 35 corridors at the northeast gateway to San Antonio adjacent to Randolph Air Force Base.  The City’s proximity and access to San Antonio, Austin and Houston has fueled its fast-paced growth.  Over the past four years five Fortune 100 companies have chosen to make major investments in Schertz.  General Electric, Caterpillar, FedEx, Amazon.com and Sysco have collectively invested over half a billion dollars in capital and constructed 3 million square feet of space in Schertz. 

MISSION - To grow the Schertz economy through Projects. Specifically, we pursue Projects that focus on the creation/retention of Primary Jobs and Infrastructure Improvements. 

Schertz Economic Development Corporation
Adrian G. Perez, Executive Director
210.619.1070
aperez@schertz.com

 

Schertz, Texas

Population

Total Population

41,948

Population
Growth Rate

2.92%

Median Age

37

Diversity Index

69.200

Housing & Income

Households

14,945

Total Housing Units

15,556


Owner Occupied

11,996

Renter Occupied

2,948

Vacant

611

Median Home Value

$214,382


Average Home Value

$234,341

Income
Growth Rate

Median
Household Income

2.75%


Per Capita Income

2.31%

Income Projection

Median Household

$78,846 $85,016


Average Household

$94,397 $106,330


Per Capita

$33,432 $37,477

Workforce

Total Businesses

991

Total Employed

12,130

Workers 16+

18,020

Retail Trade Businesses

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Businesses

132

Employed

1,741

Accommodation/Food Service

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Businesses

71

Employed

1,404

Food Service/Drinking Estab

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Businesses

64

Employed

1,294

HealthCare/Social Assist

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Businesses

85

Employed

1,263

Construction Businesses

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Businesses

93

Employed

1,137

Wholesale Trade Businesses

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Businesses

45

Employed

969

Some
High School

1,177

Graduated
High School

6,110

Associates
Degree

3,024

Bachelor's
Degree

6,311

Graduate
Degree

3,813

Average Commute Time

28 min.



Resident Commuters

4,654

Non-Resident Commuters

13,176

Drive Alone

15,493

Carpooled

1,276

Public

84

Work At Home

860