Our Counties

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Demographics

Total Population

15,566

Households

4,846

Median Age

39

Population Growth Rate

1%

Source:

ESRI, 2017-03-02

Housing

Total Housing Units

6,233

Owner Occupied

3,352

Renter Occupied

1,494

Vacant

1,387

Median Home Value

$83,978


Average Home Value

$136,657

Source:

ESRI, 2017-03-02

Income

Median Household

2016

$40,550

2021

$46,135

Average Household

2016

$58,279

2021

$63,067

Per Capita

2016

$21,050

2021

$22,431

Source:

ESRI, 2017-03-02

Commute

Average Commute Time

24 min.

Drive Alone

3,876

Carpooled

598

Public

0

Work At Home

169

Source:

ESRI, 2017-03-02

Workforce

Workers 16+

4,854

Graduates

High School

2,671

Associates

657

Bachelor's

1,072

Graduate

364

Total Employed

6,423

Total Businesses

678

AG/Forestry/
Fish/Hunting

Businesses

8

Employed

32

Mining

Businesses

16

Employed

241

Utilities

Businesses

4

Employed

100

Construction

Businesses

60

Employed

738

Manufacturing

Businesses

23

Employed

375

Wholesale Trade

Businesses

29

Employed

235

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.