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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

2,069

Households

804

Median Age

44

Population Growth Rate

1%

Source:

ESRI, 2017-03-02

Housing

Total Housing Units

935

Owner Occupied

517

Renter Occupied

287

Vacant

131

Median Home Value

$124,096


Average Home Value

$192,857

Source:

ESRI, 2017-03-02

Income

Median Household

2017

$38,981

2022

$37,031

Average Household

2017

$56,103

2022

$60,493

Per Capita

2017

$23,172

2022

$25,000

Cost of living

85.90%

of US average
Source:

ESRI, 2017-03-02

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Commute

Average Commute Time

22 min.

Drive Alone

725

Carpooled

88

Public

0

Work At Home

25

Source:

ESRI, 2017-03-02

Workforce

Workers 16+

926

Graduates

High School

411

Associates

127

Bachelor's

186

Graduate

62

Total Employed

976

Total Businesses

150

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

4

Employed

29

Source:

ESRI, 2017-03-02

Setting New Trends in Healthcare

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Gonzales Healthcare Systems has set the gold standard as the first rural hospital in Texas, and only the second in the nation, to feature a state-of-the-art 3-D mammography machine in its Jane Johnson Women’s Imaging Center. The service attracts patients from Gonzales and surrounding counties, as well as close metropolitan cities such as Austin, seeking the benefits of this top notch technology.