Community Profile

Shiner, Texas Main Photo

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
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Shiner, Texas

Population

Total Population

2,246

Population
Growth Rate

0.73%

Median Age

48

Diversity Index

41.900

Housing & Income

Households

922

Total Housing Units

1,123


Owner Occupied

674

Renter Occupied

248

Vacant

201

Median Home Value

$173,317


Average Home Value

$203,778

Income
Growth Rate

Median
Household Income

0.68%


Per Capita Income

2.19%

Income Projection

Median Household

$54,376 $61,370


Average Household

$81,632 $90,777


Per Capita

$33,582 $37,419

Workforce

Total Businesses

123

Total Employed

1,106

Workers 16+

938

2021 Educational Services - Businesses

cp-industries

Businesses

6

Employed

243

2021 HealthCare/Social Assist

cp-industries

Businesses

8

Employed

157

2021 Wholesale Trade Businesses

cp-industries

Businesses

4

Employed

121

2021 Retail Trade Businesses

cp-industries

Businesses

25

Employed

101

2021 Public Administration

cp-industries

Businesses

8

Employed

82

2021 Manufacturing Businesses

cp-industries

Businesses

5

Employed

80

Some
High School

103

Graduated
High School

497

Associates
Degree

223

Bachelor's
Degree

353

Graduate
Degree

78

Average Commute Time

0 min.



Resident Commuters

618

Non-Resident Commuters

320

Drive Alone

772

Carpooled

80

Public

0

Work At Home

56