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Bandera, Texas - Basic Facts

The City of Bandera had a population of 939 as of July 1, 2017.

The primary coordinate point for Bandera is located at latitude 29.7251 and longitude -99.0743 in Bandera County. The formal boundaries for the City of Bandera (see map below) encompass a land area of 1.19 sq. miles and a water area of 0.01 sq. miles. Bandera County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 1,243 feet.

The City of Bandera (GNIS ID: 2409781) has a C1 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that does not serve as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.

Texas is one of 20 states where Census County Divisions (CCDs) are used for statistical tracking of subdivisions within each county. The City of Bandera is located within Bandera Division of Bandera County.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Bandera population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2017.

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Bandera, TX Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 939
Daytime Population: Workers 1,391
Daytime Population: Residents 425
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 1,816
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 1.93
Population in Households 937
Population in Familes 700
Population in Group Qrtrs 2
Population Density2 790
Diversity Index3 46


Median Household Income $33,937
Average Household Income $50,360
Per Capita Income $25,006


Total Housing Units 479 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 275 (57.4%)
Renter Occupied HU 124 (25.9%)
Vacant Housing Units 80 (16.7%)
Median Home Value $148,571
Average Home Value $185,326


Total Households 399
Average Household Size 2.35
Family Households 225
Average Family Size 3
  1. If the ratio of the TDP to Total Population is greater than 1, the location gains population during the day when commuting workers are present. If the ratio is less than 1, the location is more of a bedroom community where people commute to another place for work.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.


2010-2017 2017-2022
Population 1.27% 1.29%
Households 1.39% 1.41%
Families 1.71% 1.3%
Median Household Income   1.82%
Per Capita Income   2.78%

Bandera, TX - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Bandera to the other 1,749 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Texas by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 1020 42nd
Population Density # 878 50th
Diversity Index # 983 44th
Median Household Income # 1452 17th
Per Capita Income # 769 56th

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