Our Counties

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Demographics

Total Population

20,489

Households

8,243

Median Age

47

Population Growth Rate

1%

Source:

ESRI, 2018-05-09

Housing

Total Housing Units

10,986

Owner Occupied

6,275

Renter Occupied

1,968

Vacant

2,743

Median Home Value

$113,545


Average Home Value

$169,315

Source:

ESRI, 2018-05-09

Income

Median Household

2018

$51,071

2023

$55,205

Average Household

2018

$67,659

2023

$78,304

Per Capita

2018

$27,562

2023

$31,732

Cost of living

98.60%

of US average
Source:

ESRI, 2018-05-09

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Commute

Average Commute Time

27 min.

Drive Alone

7,084

Carpooled

1,081

Public

39

Work At Home

382

Source:

ESRI, 2018-05-09

Workforce

Workers 16+

8,806

Graduates

High School

5,523

Associates

820

Bachelor's

1,842

Graduate

622

Total Employed

7,670

Total Businesses

737

AG/Forestry/
Fish/Hunting

Businesses

18

Employed

39

Mining

Businesses

4

Employed

124

Utilities

Businesses

4

Employed

39

Construction

Businesses

41

Employed

403

Manufacturing

Businesses

32

Employed

873

Wholesale Trade

Businesses

47

Employed

1,638

Source:

ESRI, 2018-05-09

The Guadalupe Valley is Rich with Texas History

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Come and Take It 

 

Gonzales, TX is home to the infamous and historically significant “Come and Take It” cannon and flag. On October 2, 1835, the little cannon fired the first artillery shot for Texas Independence which led to the annexation of more land to the United States than all the shots fired during the American Revolution.