Our Counties

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Demographics

Total Population

49,046

Households

17,159

Median Age

41

Population Growth Rate

2%

Source:

ESRI, 2018-05-09

Housing

Total Housing Units

18,880

Owner Occupied

14,076

Renter Occupied

3,083

Vacant

1,721

Median Home Value

$190,332


Average Home Value

$215,965

Source:

ESRI, 2018-05-09

Income

Median Household

2018

$65,964

2023

$75,641

Average Household

2018

$82,979

2023

$94,584

Per Capita

2018

$29,467

2023

$33,499

Cost of living

98.30%

of US average
Source:

ESRI, 2018-05-09

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Commute

Average Commute Time

33 min.

Drive Alone

16,544

Carpooled

2,293

Public

18

Work At Home

1,124

Source:

ESRI, 2018-05-09

Workforce

Workers 16+

20,225

Graduates

High School

10,273

Associates

2,852

Bachelor's

4,775

Graduate

2,110

Total Employed

7,742

Total Businesses

954

AG/Forestry/
Fish/Hunting

Businesses

22

Employed

66

Mining

Businesses

9

Employed

272

Utilities

Businesses

3

Employed

27

Construction

Businesses

85

Employed

569

Manufacturing

Businesses

28

Employed

333

Wholesale Trade

Businesses

36

Employed

206

Source:

ESRI, 2018-05-09

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.