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  1. Public Schools
    C-
  2. Crime & Safety
    A
  3. Housing
    B+
  4. Nightlife
    C-
  5. Good for Families
    C+
  6. Diversity
    B
  7. Jobs
    A
  8. Weather
    A-
  9. Cost of Living
    A+
  10. Health & Fitness
    C
  11. Outdoor Activities
    C
  12. Commute
    A-
Waelder is a town in Texas with a population of 1,227. Waelder is in Gonzales County. Living in Waelder offers residents a suburban feel and most residents own their homes. Residents of Waelder tend to lean liberal.

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$56,600
National
$184,700
Median Rent
$438
National
$949
Area Feel
Suburban
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    29%
  • Own
    71%
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Crime & Safety

Crime & Safety
A
Based on violent and property crime rates.
Violent Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
National
  • Assault
    176.5
    282.7
  • Murder
    0
    6.1
  • Rape
    88.3
    40.7
  • Robbery
    0
    135.5
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
National
  • Burglary
    176.5
    500.1
  • Theft
    0
    2,042.8
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    0
    284

Residents

Diversity
B
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Age
  • <10 years
    11%
  • 10-17 years
    17%
  • 18-24 years
    8%
  • 25-34 years
    8%
  • 35-44 years
    17%
  • 45-54 years
    15%
  • 55-64 years
    12%
  • 65+ years
    13%
Education Levels
National
  • Master's degree or higher
    1%
    12%
  • Bachelor's degree
    1%
    19%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    8%
    29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    26%
    28%
  • Less than high school diploma
    64%
    13%

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    Working in Waelder

    Jobs
    A
    Based on employment rates, job and business growth, and cost of living.
    Median Household Income
    $38,162
    National
    $55,322
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    Waelder may be the best city in Texas. You would love it form within. It doesn't attract anyone but once you get into waelder you will not want to leave. Its small but growing. Will be big soon, but for now we shall wait.
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