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Gonzales County, Texas

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Population:

  • Total Population: 18,628
  • Males: 9,110
  • Females: 9,518

Ethnicity:

  • White: 9,465
  • Black/African American: 1,563
  • Hispanic: 7,429
  • Native American/Eskimo: 27
  • Asian: 22
  • Hawaiian / Pacific Islander: 0
  • Other: 10
  • 2 or more: 112

Top 5 Languages spoken at home:

  1. English only (11,435)
  2. Spanish (5,745)
  3. German (90)
  4. Czech (45)

Top 7 Countries of Origin for Immigrants

Total Reported: 2,047

  1. Mexico (1,898)
  2. El Salvador (44)
  3. Canada (29)
  4. Pakistan (17)
  5. United Kingdom (15)
  6. Guyana (12)
  7. Germany (12)

Top 5 Religions by Adherents:

  1. Catholic Church (3,936)
  2. Southern Baptist Convention (3,934)
  3. United Methodist Church, The (1,909)
  4. Evangelical Lutheran Church in America (403)
  5. Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.) (234)

Migrant Health Clinics

    Disabilities:

    • Total Reported: 6,786
    • Sensory: 610
    • Physical: 1,713
    • Mental: 796
    • Self-care: 536
    • Go outside home: 1,452
    • Employment: 1,592

    Grandparents as caregivers

    Grandparents as caregivers: 184

    Heating fuel:

    • Total Reported: 6,782
    • Utility gas: 1,681
    • Bottled or LP gas: 1,317
    • Electricity: 3,568
    • Fuel oil, kerosene: 13
    • Coal or Coke: 0
    • Wood: 56
    • Solar Energy: 7
    • Other fuel: 76
    • No fuel used: 64

    Vehicles available:

    • Total Reported: 12,891
    • No vehicle: 1,322
    • 1 or more vehicle: 11,569

    Education Attainment:

    • No School: 611
    • No High School: 1,784
    • Some High School: 2,092
    • High School: 3,981
    • Some College: 1,789
    • Associate's Degree: 273
    • College Degree: 985
    • Master's Degree: 204
    • Professional Degree: 56
    • Doctoral Degree: 22

    Household Phones:

    • Households Reporting: 6,782
    • Owners with phone: 4,403
    • Owners without phone: 288
    • Renters with phone: 1,754
    • Renters without phone: 337

    10 closest counties:

    1. Caldwell County, Texas
    2. DeWitt County, Texas
    3. Guadalupe County, Texas
    4. Lavaca County, Texas
    5. Wilson County, Texas
    6. Karnes County, Texas
    7. Bastrop County, Texas
    8. Fayette County, Texas
    9. Hays County, Texas
    10. Goliad County, Texas

    Data Detail

    Zip Codes in county:

    78122, 78140, 78159, 78603, 78604, 78614, 78629, 78632, 78658, 78677, 78959

    Licensed Broadcast Media Outlets:

    • KMLR (106.3 FM) GONZALES, TX
    • KCTI (1450 AM) GONZALES, TX
    • Page last updated on Mar 12, 2007
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