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Goliad is the located in South Central Texas just 75 miles from the Port of Corpus Christi.  The City of Goliad is the County Seat of Goliad County and is steeped in Texas history.  The Goliad Massacre in 1836 is the most infamous of all episodes in the Texas Revolution.  Goliad is the smallest town in Texas to be selected for the Main Street Program in 1984 and the Courthouse Square Historic District is one of the most complete examples of early Texas Settlements.

City of Goliad
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Demographics

Total Population

2,026

Households

788

Median Age

44

Population Growth Rate

1%

Source:

ESRI, 2018-05-09

Housing

Total Housing Units

918

Owner Occupied

509

Renter Occupied

279

Vacant

130

Median Home Value

$128,086


Average Home Value

$198,035

Source:

ESRI, 2018-05-09

Income

Median Household

2017

$40,849

2022

$46,717

Average Household

2017

$59,477

2022

$69,434

Per Capita

2017

$24,395

2022

$28,357

Cost of living

85.90%

of US average
Source:

ESRI, 2018-05-09

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Commute

Average Commute Time

22 min.

Drive Alone

707

Carpooled

68

Public

0

Work At Home

19

Source:

ESRI, 2018-05-09

Workforce

Workers 16+

838

Graduates

High School

424

Associates

137

Bachelor's

183

Graduate

50

Total Employed

894

Total Businesses

140

AG/Forestry/
Fish/Hunting

Businesses

1

Employed

2

Mining

Businesses

0

Employed

0

Utilities

Businesses

0

Employed

0

Construction

Businesses

4

Employed

8

Manufacturing

Businesses

0

Employed

0

Wholesale Trade

Businesses

5

Employed

32

Source:

ESRI, 2018-05-09

Home to the 11th Largest Cattle Producing County Nationwide

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Gonzales County, located on the eastern side of GVEC’s service territory, is currently ranked as the 11th largest calf and cattle producing county in the nation. Just one example of the quality operations continually growing here is Graham Cattle Company located in Gonzales, TX. Graham boasts the capacity to handle 45,000 head of cattle.