Our Communities

The City of Hallettsville is the County Seat of Lavaca County and is a regional hub for shopping, entertainment and medical care.  A close-knit rural community the City is located 15 miles south of Interstate Hwy 10, 115 miles west of Houston and 115 east of San Antonio.  The Hallettsville Manufacturing Corporation owns a 25 industrial site with available incentives.

City of Hallettsville
Jason T. Cozza – City Secretary/Administrator
361.798.3681
jcozza@cityofhallettsville.org

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Demographics

Total Population

2,647

Households

1,050

Median Age

47

Population Growth Rate

0%

Source:

ESRI, 2018-05-09

Housing

Total Housing Units

1,293

Owner Occupied

726

Renter Occupied

323

Vacant

243

Median Home Value

$127,614


Average Home Value

$171,974

Source:

ESRI, 2018-05-09

Income

Median Household

2017

$46,318

2022

$53,373

Average Household

2017

$70,408

2022

$82,332

Per Capita

2017

$28,940

2022

$33,680

Cost of living

98.60%

of US average
Source:

ESRI, 2018-05-09

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Commute

Average Commute Time

22 min.

Drive Alone

942

Carpooled

108

Public

27

Work At Home

23

Source:

ESRI, 2018-05-09

Workforce

Workers 16+

1,125

Graduates

High School

759

Associates

105

Bachelor's

267

Graduate

80

Total Employed

2,427

Total Businesses

244

AG/Forestry/
Fish/Hunting

Businesses

0

Employed

0

Mining

Businesses

2

Employed

106

Utilities

Businesses

1

Employed

1

Construction

Businesses

4

Employed

113

Manufacturing

Businesses

9

Employed

102

Wholesale Trade

Businesses

9

Employed

160

Source:

ESRI, 2018-05-09

Naturally Beautiful Texas Landscapes

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Take a Spring drive in Cuero, Yorktown, Yoakum and all the little towns in between and experience why the Texas Legislature passed HR 769 on May 4, 1999 designating DeWitt County as the Wildflower Capital of Texas. The area becomes “an ocean of color” as the wildflowers begin to bloom and visitors come far and wide for this naturally beautiful Texas landscape.