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Stockdale is located in Wilson County, Texas approximately forty miles south of San Antonio and twenty-five miles south of Seguin, Texas.  Stockdale is home to the Watermelon Jubilee, one of the oldest watermelon festivals in Texas and a planned industrial park.

City of Stockdale
Banks Akin
830.996.3128
banksakin@felpsis.net

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Demographics

Total Population

1,763

Households

648

Median Age

38

Population Growth Rate

3%

Source:

ESRI, 2018-05-09

Housing

Total Housing Units

715

Owner Occupied

444

Renter Occupied

204

Vacant

67

Median Home Value

$109,058


Average Home Value

$187,303

Source:

ESRI, 2018-05-09

Income

Median Household

2017

$52,633

2022

$60,061

Average Household

2017

$68,098

2022

$80,029

Per Capita

2017

$25,758

2022

$30,012

Cost of living

88.30%

of US average
Source:

ESRI, 2018-05-09

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Commute

Average Commute Time

0 min.

Drive Alone

552

Carpooled

74

Public

0

Work At Home

10

Source:

ESRI, 2018-05-09

Workforce

Workers 16+

648

Graduates

High School

425

Associates

65

Bachelor's

102

Graduate

23

Total Employed

656

Total Businesses

67

AG/Forestry/
Fish/Hunting

Businesses

2

Employed

3

Mining

Businesses

0

Employed

0

Utilities

Businesses

0

Employed

0

Construction

Businesses

5

Employed

43

Manufacturing

Businesses

3

Employed

39

Wholesale Trade

Businesses

1

Employed

5

Source:

ESRI, 2018-05-09

Small-Town Texas, Big-Time Bandwidth: GVEC Fiber Internet in Shiner

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Shiner, Texas is probably best known for the Spoetzl Brewery, Texas’s oldest independent brewery and home to world famous Shiner Bock Beer. Shiner also has a reputation as Texas’s “cleanest little city” and is known for its charm and character, along with its rich heritage. In October 2018, GVEC helped put Shiner “on the map” yet again by launching Fiber Internet, powered by the world’s fastest internet technology. With speeds of up to 1 Gbps, Fiber opens a whole new window onto the world for this hamlet of 2,069.