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Demographics

Total Population

7,858

Households

3,145

Median Age

48

Population Growth Rate

1%

Source:

ESRI, 2018-05-09

Housing

Total Housing Units

4,103

Owner Occupied

2,449

Renter Occupied

696

Vacant

958

Median Home Value

$140,971


Average Home Value

$220,804

Source:

ESRI, 2018-05-09

Income

Median Household

2018

$54,330

2023

$64,282

Average Household

2018

$76,414

2023

$89,392

Per Capita

2018

$31,060

2023

$36,341

Cost of living

85.90%

of US average
Source:

ESRI, 2018-05-09

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Commute

Average Commute Time

28 min.

Drive Alone

2,242

Carpooled

416

Public

0

Work At Home

176

Source:

ESRI, 2018-05-09

Workforce

Workers 16+

2,919

Graduates

High School

1,918

Associates

572

Bachelor's

546

Graduate

288

Total Employed

1,320

Total Businesses

222

AG/Forestry/
Fish/Hunting

Businesses

8

Employed

20

Mining

Businesses

3

Employed

14

Utilities

Businesses

1

Employed

6

Construction

Businesses

12

Employed

72

Manufacturing

Businesses

1

Employed

5

Wholesale Trade

Businesses

8

Employed

46

Source:

ESRI, 2018-05-09

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.