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Demographics

Total Population

131,083

Households

49,604

Median Age

44

Population Growth Rate

3%

Source:

ESRI, 2017-03-02

Housing

Total Housing Units

55,943

Owner Occupied

37,070

Renter Occupied

12,534

Vacant

6,339

Median Home Value

$250,890


Average Home Value

$313,450

Source:

ESRI, 2017-03-02

Income

Median Household

2017

$70,906

2022

$80,894

Average Household

2017

$94,826

2022

$103,859

Per Capita

2017

$36,258

2022

$39,511

Cost of living

99.70%

of US average
Source:

ESRI, 2017-03-02

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Commute

Average Commute Time

30 min.

Drive Alone

40,820

Carpooled

5,303

Public

41

Work At Home

4,111

Source:

ESRI, 2017-03-02

Workforce

Workers 16+

51,516

Graduates

High School

18,572

Associates

7,433

Bachelor's

21,277

Graduate

10,675

Total Employed

60,925

Total Businesses

5,902

AG/Forestry/
Fish/Hunting

Businesses

36

Employed

99

Mining

Businesses

14

Employed

169

Utilities

Businesses

12

Employed

462

Construction

Businesses

731

Employed

6,204

Manufacturing

Businesses

193

Employed

4,367

Wholesale Trade

Businesses

243

Employed

4,221

Source:

ESRI, 2017-03-02

Serving Up Sweet and Spicy in the Guadalupe Valley

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Adams Extract made the Red Velvet Cake a household name across America in the 1920’s when it first served consumers its red dye for this infamous recipe. In the 1950’s, they had another first introducing the 4-pack of food coloring. After 125 years, this major manufacturer operates out of a 90,000 square foot facility in Gonzales, TX and continues to serve up sweet and spicy goodness to families under over 13 brand names.