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New Braunfels is in the heart of the Austin-San Antonio Corridor strategically located directly on Interstate 35 and minutes from Interstate 10.  The workforce within commuting distance is over 450,000.  Over $400 million of new commercial investments have been made in the last six years.  The New Braunfels community boasts a diverse base of businesses including distribution, manufacturing, data centers, health-care related, and aviation industry. Located on the Comal and Guadalupe Rivers tourism in New Braunfels boasts an economic impact of $469 million and employs over 5,000 direct workers.  Over one million visitors come to the home of the number one waterpark in the country, Schlitterbahn each year.

New Braunfels Economic Development Corporation
Chester Jenke
830.608.2811
Chester@innewbraunfels.com

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New Braunfels, Texas

Population

Total Population

96,205

Population
Growth Rate

4.66%

Median Age

37

Diversity Index

67.800

Housing & Income

Households

34,982

Total Housing Units

37,400


Owner Occupied

24,283

Renter Occupied

10,699

Vacant

2,418

Median Home Value

$237,474


Average Home Value

$276,509

Income
Growth Rate

Median
Household Income

4.54%


Per Capita Income

2.03%

Income Projection

Median Household

$76,660 $81,851


Average Household

$94,905 $105,001


Per Capita

$34,565 $38,224

Workforce

Total Businesses

3,455

Total Employed

37,721

Workers 16+

38,471

2021 Retail Trade Businesses

cp-industries

Businesses

531

Employed

6,704

2021 HealthCare/Social Assist

cp-industries

Businesses

372

Employed

6,227

2021 Accommodation/Food Service

cp-industries

Businesses

328

Employed

5,665

2021 Food Service/Drinking Estab

cp-industries

Businesses

259

Employed

4,766

2021 Educational Services - Businesses

cp-industries

Businesses

81

Employed

3,309

2021 Arts/Entertainment/Rec

cp-industries

Businesses

90

Employed

2,622

Some
High School

3,258

Graduated
High School

15,247

Associates
Degree

4,552

Bachelor's
Degree

15,117

Graduate
Degree

7,008

Average Commute Time

25 min.



Resident Commuters

21,616

Non-Resident Commuters

16,588

Drive Alone

31,245

Carpooled

3,794

Public

96

Work At Home

2,200