Community Profile

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The City of Waelder is a small rural community located in Gonzales County and strategically located on Interstate Highway 10 and Highway 90 – between Houston to the east and San Antonio to the West.  It was named for Jacob Waelder, a prominent San Antonio attorney.  Waelder is home to a Cal-Maine Farms facility, the largest producer and marketer of shell eggs in the United States.

City of Waelder
830.788.7331
info@cityofwaelder.org

Population
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Population

Population2000201020202025
Waelder, Texas8411,0651,0761,086

Source: ESRI, 2020-09-02

Population by Age

Population201020202025
0-4836867
5-9827267
10-14856973
15-19776267
20-24855453
25-29646549
30-34707857
35-39736774
40-44655967
45-49746662
50-54926469
55-59627367
60-64538576
65-69297684
70-74215369
75-79143045
80-84211723
85+151416
18+779825837
Median Age344043

Source: ESRI, 2020-09-02

Population by Race

Waelder, Texas2020
Total1,076.000
White Alone58.090
Black Alone9.290
American Indian Alone1.120
Asian Alone0.000
Pacific Islander Alone0.000
Some Other Race29.460
Two or More Races2.040
Hispanic Origin67.380
Diversity Index80.600

Source: ESRI, 2020-09-02

Growth Rate

Waelder, Texas2010 - 20142014 - 2019
Population0%0%
Households0%0%
Families0%0%
Median Household Income%1%
Per Capita Income%2%

Source: ESRI, 2020-09-02

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Housing
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Households

Population2000201020202025
Households294362362364
Housing Units352443460462
Owner Occupied Units245245
Renter Occupied Units117119
Vacant Units9898

Source: ESRI, 2020-09-02

Home Value

Waelder, Texas20202025
Median Home Value$102,174$111,250
Average Home Value$164,634$184,553
<$50,0007369
$50,000 - $99,9994845
$100,000 - $149,9994640
$150,000 - $199,9992729
$200,000 - $249,99978
$250,000 - $299,99922
$300,000 - $399,9991518
$400,000 - $499,9991316
$500,000 - $749,99979
$1,000,000 +00

Source: ESRI, 2020-09-02

Housing Year Built

Year RangeHouses Built
2010 or Later3
2000-200979
1990-199938
1980-1989116
1970-197960
1960-196942
1950-195949
1940-194940
1939 or Before65

Source: ESRI, 2020-09-02

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Income
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Income

Waelder, Texas20202025
Median Household$49,658$52,802
Average Household$68,536$73,908
Per Capita$24,672$26,579

Source: ESRI, 2020-09-02

Household Income Base

Waelder, Texas2020
<$15,00037
$15,000 - $24,99937
$25,000 - $34,99948
$35,000 - $49,99960
$50,000 - $74,99983
$75,000 - $99,99936
$100,000 - $149,99936
$150,000 - $199,9999
$200,000+16

Source: ESRI, 2020-09-02

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Employees
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Commute

CategoryCommuters
Workers 16+583
In-County Residents474
Out-of-County Residents109
Drive Alone383
Carpooled121
Public Transport5
Work at Home14
Less than 5 minutes107
5-9 minutes99
10-14 minutes88
15-19 minutes139
20-24 minutes57
25-29 minutes2
30-34 minutes44
35-39 minutes2
40-44 minutes0
45-59 minutes6
60-89 minutes7
90+ minutes18
Average Travel Time0

Source: ESRI, 2020-09-02

Source: ESRI, 2020-09-02

Employees by NAICS

CategoryNumber
Total Employees690
Agr/Forestry/Fish/Hunt0
Mining0
Utilities0
Construction0
Manufacturing300
Wholesale Trade1
  
Retail Trade320
Motor Veh/Parts Dealers0
Furn & Home Furnish Str0
Electronics & Appl Store0
Bldg Matl/Garden Equip0
Food & Beverage Stores315
Health/Pers Care Stores0
Gasoline Stations0
Clothing/Accessory Store0
Sports/Hobby/Book/Music0
General Merchandise Str5
Misc Store Retailers0
Nonstore Retailers0
  
Transportation/Warehouse0
Information0
  
Finance & Insurance0
Cntrl Bank/Crdt Intrmdtn0
Sec/Cmdty Cntrct/Oth Inv0
Insur/Funds/Trusts/Other0
  
Real Estate/Rent/Leasing2
Prof/Scientific/Tech Srv0
Legal Services0
Mgmt of Comp/Enterprises0
Admin/Support/Waste Mgmt0
Educational Services16
HealthCare/Social Assist10
Arts/Entertainment/Rec0
  
Accommodation/Food Srvcs12
Accommodation0
Food Srv/Drinking Places12
  
Other Srv excl Pub Admin5
Auto Repair/Maintenance0
Public Administration Emp24

Source: ESRI, 2020-09-02

Educational Attainment (25+)

Waelder, Texas2020
Some High School144
Graduated High School243
Associates Degree24
Bachelor's Degree45
Graduate Degree8

Source: ESRI, 2020-09-02

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Businesses
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Businesses by NAICS

CategoryNumber
Total Businesses19
Agr/Forestry/Fish/Hunt Bus0
Mining Bus0
Utilities Bus0
Construction Bus0
Manufacturing Bus1
Wholesale Trade Bus1
  
Retail Trade Bus6
Motor Veh/Parts Dealers Bus0
Furn & Home Furnish Str Bus0
Electronics & Appl Store Bus0
Bldg Matl/Garden Equip Bus0
Food & Beverage Stores Bus4
Health/Pers Care Stores Bus0
Gasoline Stations Bus0
Clothing/Accessory Store Bus0
Sports/Hobby/Book/Music Bus0
General Merchandise Str Bus1
Misc Store Retailers Bus0
Nonstore Retailers Bus1
  
Transportation/Warehouse Bus0
Information Bus0
  
Finance & Insurance Bus0
Cntrl Bank/Crdt Intrmdtn Bus0
Sec/Cmdty Cntrct/Oth Inv Bus0
Insur/Funds/Trusts/Other Bus0
  
Real Estate/Rent/Leasing Bus1
Prof/Scientific/Tech Srv Bus0
Legal Services Bus0
Mgmt of Comp/Enterprises Bus0
Admin/Support/Waste Mgmt Bus0
Educational Services Bus2
HealthCare/Social Assist Bus2
Arts/Entertainment/Rec Bus0
  
Accommodation/Food Srvcs Bus2
Accommodation Bus0
Food Srv/Drinking Places Bus2
  
Other Srv excl Pub Admin Bus1
Auto Repair/Maintenance Bus0
Public Administration Bus3

Source: ESRI, 2020-09-02

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