Our Counties

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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

2017

$54,330

2022

$64,282

Average Household

2017

$76,414

2022

$89,392

Per Capita

2017

$31,060

2022

$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

The Epicenter of Eagle Ford Shale Oil and Gas Production

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DeWitt and Gonzales Counties, both located in the GVEC service area, are among the top five oil producing counties of the Eagle Ford Shale. Major producers with established operations in the area include Enterprise Products, EOG Resources, and Kinder Morgan among others.