Gonzales County TX Information


Gonzales County Subdivisions

Gonzales County TX Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2018)


Total Population 21,578
Population in Households 21,267
Population in Familes 18,107
Population in Group Qrtrs 311
Population Density2 20
Diversity Index3 76


Median Household Income $42,054
Average Household Income $60,863
Per Capita Income $21,965


Total Housing Units 9,298 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 5,145 (55.3%)
Renter Occupied HU 2,555 (27.5%)
Vacant Housing Units 1,598 (17.2%)
Median Home Value $100,710
Average Home Value $178,372


Total Households 7,700
Average Household Size 2.76
Family Households 5,474
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 1.04% 0.92%
Households 0.95% 0.87%
Families 0.89% 0.82%
Median Household Income   1.52%
Per Capita Income   1.81%


Gonzales County TX - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Gonzales County to the other 254 counties and county equivalents in Texas by rank and percentile using July 1, 2018 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 # 117 54th
Population Density # 138 46th
Diversity Index # 13 95th
Median Household Income # 186 27th
Per Capita Income # 195 24th

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