Community Profile

Shiner, Texas Main Photo

Shiner, Texas is the self-proclaimed “Cleanest Little City in Texas”.  Located in western Lavaca County at the intersection of U.S. Highway 90A and State Highway 95 – 127 miles from Houston, 90 miles from San Antonio and 50 miles from Victoria, Texas.  Settled by Czech and German immigrants this agricultural community produces dairy and beef cattle, cotton and corn and is home to the Spoetzl Brewery where they ship more than 6 million cases of custom-labeled Shiner Beer across the country each year.

City of Shiner
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Shiner, Texas

Population

Total Population

2,122

Population
Growth Rate

0.27%

Median Age

47

Diversity Index

41.200

Housing & Income

Households

867

Total Housing Units

1,066


Owner Occupied

624

Renter Occupied

243

Vacant

199

Median Home Value

$131,122


Average Home Value

$169,792

Income
Growth Rate

Median
Household Income

0.16%


Per Capita Income

2.56%

Income Projection

Median Household

$53,818 $63,103


Average Household

$80,119 $91,046


Per Capita

$32,916 $37,346

Workforce

Total Businesses

126

Total Employed

1,082

Workers 16+

918

AG/Forestry/Fish/Hunting

Businesses

1

Employed

1

Mining

Businesses

0

Employed

0

Utilities

Businesses

0

Employed

0

Construction

Businesses

1

Employed

3

Manufacturing

Businesses

5

Employed

80

Wholesale Trade

Businesses

5

Employed

131

Some
High School

130

Graduated
High School

478

Associates
Degree

118

Bachelor's
Degree

285

Graduate
Degree

68

Average Commute Time

20 min.



Resident Commuters

635

Non-Resident Commuters

277

Drive Alone

823

Carpooled

49

Public

6

Work At Home

11