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Demographics

Total Population

21,360

Households

7,624

Median Age

38

Population Growth Rate

1%

Source:

ESRI, 2018-05-09

Housing

Total Housing Units

9,313

Owner Occupied

5,039

Renter Occupied

2,585

Vacant

1,689

Median Home Value

$95,429


Average Home Value

$161,396

Source:

ESRI, 2018-05-09

Income

Median Household

2018

$41,692

2023

$45,130

Average Household

2018

$61,007

2023

$69,877

Per Capita

2018

$22,037

2023

$25,128

Cost of living

94.90%

of US average
Source:

ESRI, 2018-05-09

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Commute

Average Commute Time

22 min.

Drive Alone

6,134

Carpooled

1,448

Public

136

Work At Home

323

Source:

ESRI, 2018-05-09

Workforce

Workers 16+

8,321

Graduates

High School

4,056

Associates

493

Bachelor's

1,492

Graduate

556

Total Employed

7,810

Total Businesses

786

AG/Forestry/
Fish/Hunting

Businesses

26

Employed

331

Mining

Businesses

10

Employed

96

Utilities

Businesses

9

Employed

248

Construction

Businesses

46

Employed

383

Manufacturing

Businesses

29

Employed

711

Wholesale Trade

Businesses

45

Employed

710

Source:

ESRI, 2018-05-09

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.