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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

Population2000201020212026
Waelder, Texas8411,0651,0671,090

Source: ESRI, 2021-10-13

Population by Age

Population201020212026
0-4836766
5-9827068
10-14856872
15-19776167
20-24855253
25-29646549
30-34707958
35-39736677
40-44656069
45-49746464
50-54926167
55-59627066
60-64538673
65-69297784
70-74215670
75-79143249
80-84211824
85+151518
18+779825846
Median Age344143

Source: ESRI, 2021-10-13

Population by Race

Waelder, Texas2021
Total1,067.000
White Alone57.920
Black Alone9.650
American Indian Alone1.120
Asian Alone0.000
Pacific Islander Alone0.000
Some Other Race29.240
Two or More Races2.060
Hispanic Origin66.820
Diversity Index80.800

Source: ESRI, 2021-10-13

Growth Rate

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

Source: ESRI, 2021-10-13

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Housing
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Households

Population2000201020212026
Households294362362369
Housing Units352443460468
Owner Occupied Units248257
Renter Occupied Units114112
Vacant Units9899

Source: ESRI, 2021-10-13

Home Value

Waelder, Texas20212026
Median Home Value$131,250$165,476
Average Home Value$196,457$245,543
<$50,0005034
$50,000 - $99,9994638
$100,000 - $149,9994444
$150,000 - $199,9993942
$200,000 - $249,99945
$250,000 - $299,99923
$300,000 - $399,9992435
$400,000 - $499,9992233
$500,000 - $749,999913
$1,000,000 +00

Source: ESRI, 2021-10-13

Housing Year Built

Year RangeHouses Built
2010 or Later2
2000-200991
1990-199944
1980-1989141
1970-197960
1960-196986
1950-195952
1940-194941
1939 or Before68

Source: ESRI, 2021-10-13

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Income
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Income

Waelder, Texas20212026
Median Household$44,335$46,655
Average Household$69,750$74,661
Per Capita$25,127$26,912

Source: ESRI, 2021-10-13

Household Income Base

Waelder, Texas2021
<$15,00037
$15,000 - $24,99949
$25,000 - $34,99949
$35,000 - $49,99965
$50,000 - $74,99981
$75,000 - $99,99935
$100,000 - $149,99918
$150,000 - $199,9993
$200,000+24

Source: ESRI, 2021-10-13

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Employees
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Commute

CategoryCommuters
Workers 16+573
In-County Residents439
Out-of-County Residents134
Drive Alone401
Carpooled113
Public Transport0
Work at Home9
Less than 5 minutes88
5-9 minutes101
10-14 minutes67
15-19 minutes142
20-24 minutes42
25-29 minutes8
30-34 minutes88
35-39 minutes0
40-44 minutes0
45-59 minutes4
60-89 minutes9
90+ minutes15
Average Travel Time0

Source: ESRI, 2021-10-13

Source: ESRI, 2021-10-13

Employees by NAICS

CategoryNumber
Total Employees1,164
Agr/Forestry/Fish/Hunt0
Mining0
Utilities0
Construction0
Manufacturing300
Wholesale Trade1
  
Retail Trade716
Motor Veh/Parts Dealers0
Furn & Home Furnish Str0
Electronics & Appl Store0
Bldg Matl/Garden Equip0
Food & Beverage Stores711
Health/Pers Care Stores0
Gasoline Stations0
Clothing/Accessory Store0
Sports/Hobby/Book/Music0
General Merchandise Str5
Misc Store Retailers0
Nonstore Retailers0
  
Transportation/Warehouse4
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 Services90
HealthCare/Social Assist7
Arts/Entertainment/Rec0
  
Accommodation/Food Srvcs12
Accommodation0
Food Srv/Drinking Places12
  
Other Srv excl Pub Admin5
Auto Repair/Maintenance0
Public Administration Emp27

Source: ESRI, 2021-10-13

Educational Attainment (25+)

Waelder, Texas2021
Some High School136
Graduated High School268
Associates Degree25
Bachelor's Degree41
Graduate Degree6

Source: ESRI, 2021-10-13

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Businesses
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Businesses by NAICS

CategoryNumber
Total Businesses23
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 Bus1
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 Bus4
HealthCare/Social Assist Bus1
Arts/Entertainment/Rec Bus0
  
Accommodation/Food Srvcs Bus3
Accommodation Bus0
Food Srv/Drinking Places Bus3
  
Other Srv excl Pub Admin Bus1
Auto Repair/Maintenance Bus0
Public Administration Bus4

Source: ESRI, 2021-10-13

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