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Gonzales County
  • County in Texas

Report Card

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Overall Niche Grade
  1. Public Schools
    grade C
  2. Housing
    grade B
  3. Nightlife
    grade B minus
  4. Good for Families
    grade B
  5. Diversity
    grade A
  6. Jobs
    grade A
  7. Weather
    grade B+
  8. Cost of Living
    grade A minus
  9. Health & Fitness
    grade B
  10. Outdoor Activities
    grade B
  11. Commute
    grade B

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Gonzales County is located in Texas with a population of 20,731. In Gonzales County, most residents own their homes. Many families live in Gonzales County and residents tend to be conservative.

About

Population
20,731

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$121,300
National
$217,500
Median Rent
$725
National
$1,062
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    33%
  • Own
    67%
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Crime & Safety

Violent Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Assault
    518.4
    national  282.7
  • Murder
    0
    national  6.1
  • Rape
    61.5
    national  40.7
  • Robbery
    8.8
    national  135.5
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Burglary
    281.2
    national  500.1
  • Theft
    913.8
    national  2,042.8
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    96.7
    national  284

Residents

Diversity
grade unavailable
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Age
  • <10 years
    14%
  • 10-17 years
    13%
  • 18-24 years
    8%
  • 25-34 years
    12%
  • 35-44 years
    11%
  • 45-54 years
    12%
  • 55-64 years
    13%
  • 65+ years
    16%
Education Levels
  • Master's degree or higher
    4%
    national  12%
  • Bachelor's degree
    10%
    national  20%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    20%
    national  29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    44%
    national  27%
  • Less than high school diploma
    23%
    national  12%

Working in Gonzales County

Jobs
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Based on employment rates, job and business growth, and cost of living.
Median Household Income
$53,577
National
$62,843

Places to Work in Gonzales County

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