Our Counties

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Demographics

Total Population

7,903

Households

3,176

Median Age

47

Population Growth Rate

1%

Source:

ESRI, 2017-03-02

Housing

Total Housing Units

4,124

Owner Occupied

2,466

Renter Occupied

710

Vacant

948

Median Home Value

$130,211


Average Home Value

$204,278

Source:

ESRI, 2017-03-02

Income

Median Household

2016

$51,676

2021

$54,671

Average Household

2016

$71,269

2021

$76,951

Per Capita

2016

$29,181

2021

$31,625

Source:

ESRI, 2017-03-02

Commute

Average Commute Time

28 min.

Drive Alone

2,263

Carpooled

323

Public

0

Work At Home

227

Source:

ESRI, 2017-03-02

Workforce

Workers 16+

2,954

Graduates

High School

1,770

Associates

669

Bachelor's

647

Graduate

267

Total Employed

1,462

Total Businesses

255

AG/Forestry/
Fish/Hunting

Businesses

10

Employed

24

Mining

Businesses

4

Employed

18

Utilities

Businesses

1

Employed

6

Construction

Businesses

16

Employed

83

Manufacturing

Businesses

2

Employed

8

Wholesale Trade

Businesses

9

Employed

49

Source:

ESRI, 2017-03-02

Setting New Trends in Healthcare

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Gonzales Healthcare Systems has set the gold standard as the first rural hospital in Texas, and only the second in the nation, to feature a state-of-the-art 3-D mammography machine in its Jane Johnson Women’s Imaging Center. The service attracts patients from Gonzales and surrounding counties, as well as close metropolitan cities such as Austin, seeking the benefits of this top notch technology.