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Shiner, Texas is the self-proclaimed “Cleanest Little City in Texas”.  Located in western Lavaca County at the intersection of U.S. Highway 90A and State Highway 95 – 127 miles from Houston, 90 miles from San Antonio and 50 miles from Victoria, Texas.  Settled by Czech and German immigrants this agricultural community produces dairy and beef cattle, cotton and corn and is home to the Spoetzl Brewery where they ship more than 6 million cases of custom-labeled Shiner Beer across the country each year.

City of Shiner
361.594.3362
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Shiner, Texas

Population

Total Population

2,211

Population
Growth Rate

0.65%

Median Age

47

Diversity Index

41.700

Housing & Income

Households

903

Total Housing Units

1,098


Owner Occupied

647

Renter Occupied

256

Vacant

195

Median Home Value

$147,436


Average Home Value

$181,481

Income
Growth Rate

Median
Household Income

0.55%


Per Capita Income

2.22%

Income Projection

Median Household

$54,020 $59,653


Average Household

$74,696 $83,899


Per Capita

$30,766 $34,333

Workforce

Total Businesses

120

Total Employed

1,097

Workers 16+

898

2020 Educational Services - Businesses

cp-industries

Businesses

5

Employed

213

2020 HealthCare/Social Assist

cp-industries

Businesses

8

Employed

155

2020 Wholesale Trade Businesses

cp-industries

Businesses

3

Employed

117

2020 Retail Trade Businesses

cp-industries

Businesses

24

Employed

110

2020 Manufacturing Businesses

cp-industries

Businesses

5

Employed

80

2020 Accommodation/Food Service

cp-industries

Businesses

12

Employed

80

Some
High School

117

Graduated
High School

499

Associates
Degree

165

Bachelor's
Degree

360

Graduate
Degree

54

Average Commute Time

0 min.



Resident Commuters

620

Non-Resident Commuters

278

Drive Alone

766

Carpooled

81

Public

7

Work At Home

20