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Demographics

Total Population

21,494

Households

7,683

Median Age

38

Population Growth Rate

1%

Source:

ESRI, 2017-03-02

Housing

Total Housing Units

9,339

Owner Occupied

5,058

Renter Occupied

2,625

Vacant

1,656

Median Home Value

$92,388


Average Home Value

$160,795

Source:

ESRI, 2017-03-02

Income

Median Household

2017

$38,826

2022

$44,318

Average Household

2017

$56,813

2022

$61,695

Per Capita

2017

$20,555

2022

$22,228

Cost of living

94.90%

of US average
Source:

ESRI, 2017-03-02

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Commute

Average Commute Time

22 min.

Drive Alone

6,224

Carpooled

1,235

Public

164

Work At Home

358

Source:

ESRI, 2017-03-02

Workforce

Workers 16+

8,276

Graduates

High School

3,728

Associates

469

Bachelor's

1,403

Graduate

787

Total Employed

8,483

Total Businesses

919

AG/Forestry/
Fish/Hunting

Businesses

31

Employed

341

Mining

Businesses

11

Employed

94

Utilities

Businesses

9

Employed

255

Construction

Businesses

62

Employed

472

Manufacturing

Businesses

29

Employed

703

Wholesale Trade

Businesses

50

Employed

849

Source:

ESRI, 2017-03-02

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.