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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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Demographics

Total Population

2,159

Households

883

Median Age

46

Population Growth Rate

1%

Source:

ESRI, 2018-05-09

Housing

Total Housing Units

1,120

Owner Occupied

662

Renter Occupied

221

Vacant

237

Median Home Value

$86,723


Average Home Value

$117,879

Source:

ESRI, 2018-05-09

Income

Median Household

2017

$52,021

2022

$56,257

Average Household

2017

$65,123

2022

$74,898

Per Capita

2017

$27,338

2022

$31,185

Cost of living

88.40%

of US average
Source:

ESRI, 2018-05-09

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Commute

Average Commute Time

21 min.

Drive Alone

769

Carpooled

87

Public

6

Work At Home

30

Source:

ESRI, 2018-05-09

Workforce

Workers 16+

923

Graduates

High School

555

Associates

137

Bachelor's

191

Graduate

52

Total Employed

1,102

Total Businesses

136

AG/Forestry/
Fish/Hunting

Businesses

1

Employed

1

Mining

Businesses

0

Employed

0

Utilities

Businesses

0

Employed

0

Construction

Businesses

5

Employed

19

Manufacturing

Businesses

6

Employed

100

Wholesale Trade

Businesses

5

Employed

105

Source:

ESRI, 2018-05-09