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Bandera County, Texas (TX)

County population in 2016: 21,721 (all rural); it was 17,645 in 2000
County owner-occupied with a mortgage or a loan houses and condos in 2010: 3,797
County owner-occupied free and clear houses and condos in 2010: 3,361
County owner-occupied houses and condos in 2000: 5,811
Renter-occupied apartments: 1,406 (it was 1,199 in 2000)
% of renters here:

17%
State:

36%

Land area: 792 sq. mi.

Water area: 5.8 sq. mi.

Population density: 27 people per square mile   (low).

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Bandera County: 82.0 (low, U.S. average is 100)

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Industries providing employment: Educational, health and social services (27.6%), Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services (26.0%), Finance, insurance, real estate, and rental and leasing (16.3%).

Type of workers:

  • Private wage or salary: 60%
  • Government: 3%
  • Self-employed, not incorporated: 35%
  • Unpaid family work: 2%
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Races in Bandera County, Texas:

  • White Non-Hispanic Alone (78.6%)
  • Hispanic or Latino (18.1%)
  • Two or more races (1.8%)
  • Black Non-Hispanic Alone (0.7%)
  • American Indian and Alaska Native alone (0.5%)
Median resident age:

51.7 years
Texas median age:

34.5 years
Males: 10,771  (49.6%)
Females: 10,950  (50.4%)

Bandera County,TX real estate house value trend


Average household size:
Bandera County:

2.0 people
Texas:

3 people
Estimated median household income in 2016: $57,295 ($39,013 in 1999)

This county:

$57,295
Texas:

$56,565

Median contract rent in 2016 for apartments: $689 (lower quartile is $538, upper quartile is $922)
This county:

$689
State:

$809


Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $180,174 (it was $85,900 in 2000)
Bandera:

$180,174
Texas:

$161,500
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $93,386 - $311,841
Median monthly housing costs for homes and condos with a mortgage: $1,355
Median monthly housing costs for units without a mortgage: $418

Institutionalized population: 286

Crime in 2005 (reported by the sheriff's office or county police, not the county total):

  • Murders: 0
  • Rapes: 7
  • Robberies: 0
  • Assaults: 11
  • Burglaries: 110
  • Thefts: 154
  • Auto thefts: 10

Crime in 2004 (reported by the sheriff's office or county police, not the county total):

  • Murders: 0
  • Rapes: 5
  • Robberies: 1
  • Assaults: 28
  • Burglaries: 110
  • Thefts: 275
  • Auto thefts: 22
Bandera County, TX map from a distance

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 2004: 0 buildings
  • 2005: 0 buildings
  • 2006: 2 buildings, average cost: $153,000
  • 2007: 2 buildings, average cost: $311,700
  • 2008: 0 buildings
  • 2009: 1 building, cost: $60,000
  • 2010: 0 buildings
  • 2011: 1 building, cost: $90,000
  • 2012: 0 buildings
  • 2013: 0 buildings
  • 2014: 1 building, cost: $120,000
Number of permits per 10,000 Bandera, TX residents
Average permit cost in Bandera, TX
Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2016: $2,748 (1.5%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2016: $2,128 (1.3%)

Bandera County household income distribution in 2013 Bandera County home values distribution in 2013 Bandera County contract rent distribution in 2013
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2016: 15.5%
Bandera County:

15.5%
Texas:

15.6%
(13.7% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 83.3% for Black residents, 23.7% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 48.7% for American Indian residents, 9.0% for other race residents, 26.2% for two or more races residents)

Median age of residents in 2016: 51.7 years old
(Males: 51.1 years old, Females: 52.1 years old)
(Median age for: White residents: 54.0 years old, Black residents: 72.5 years old, American Indian residents: 50.2 years old, Asian residents: 49.9 years old, Hispanic or Latino residents: 38.6 years old, Other race residents: 50.6 years old)

Area name: San Antonio, TX HUD Metro FMR Area
Fair market rent in 2006 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Bandera County is $556 a month.
Fair market rent for a 2-bedroom apartment is $687 a month.
Fair market rent for a 3-bedroom apartment is $886 a month.

Cities in this county include: Lakehills, Lake Medina Shores, Bandera.

Bandera County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level less than 2 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Low Potential

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Neighboring counties: Assumption Parish, Louisiana , Gulf County, Florida , St. Charles Parish, Louisiana .

Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

3.9%
Texas:

4.4%

Unemployment by year
County total employment by year
County average yearly wages by year

Current college students: 423
People 25 years of age or older with a high school degree or higher: 87.4%
People 25 years of age or older with a bachelor's degree or higher: 24.7%

Number of foreign born residents: 773 (60.4% naturalized citizens)

Bandera County:

3.6%
Whole state:

17.0%
Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • 1392010 or later
  • 832000 to 2009
  • 1311990 to 1999
  • 911980 to 1989
  • 941970 to 1979
  • 245Before 1970

Mean travel time to work (commute): 34.3 minutes

Percentage of county residents living and working in this county: 42.0%

Bandera County marital status for males Bandera County marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 8,039
  • One, attached: 75
  • Two: 10
  • 3 or 4: 11
  • 10 to 19: 5
  • 50 or more: 4
  • Mobile homes: 3,695
  • Boats, RVs, vans, etc.: 56

Housing units in Bandera County with a mortgage: 3,730 (37 second mortgage, 211 home equity loan, 0 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 3,239

Here:

50.0% with mortgage
State:

57.8% with mortgage

Religion statistics for Bandera County

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant4,37525
Catholic2,6613
Mainline Protestant1,6406
Other4923
None11,317-
Bandera County Religion Details
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center.

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 2
Bandera County:

0.99 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.47 / 10,000 pop.


Number of convenience stores (no gas): 3
This county:

1.49 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

1.11 / 10,000 pop.

Number of convenience stores (with gas): 10
Bandera County:

4.97 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

3.95 / 10,000 pop.

Number of full-service restaurants: 19
This county:

9.45 / 10,000 pop.
State:

6.13 / 10,000 pop.

Adult diabetes rate:
Bandera County:

9.6%
Texas:

8.9%

Adult obesity rate:
Bandera County:

26.4%
State:

26.6%

Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

10.4%
State:

15.7%

Agriculture in Bandera County:

Average size of farms: 470 acres
Average value of agricultural products sold per farm: $8,925
Average value of crops sold per acre for harvested cropland: $123.25
The value of nursery, greenhouse, floriculture, and sod as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 5.16%
The value of livestock, poultry, and their products as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 87.40%
Average total farm production expenses per farm: $12,550
Harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 1.94%
Irrigated harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 9.96%
Average market value of all machinery and equipment per farm: $25,991
The percentage of farms operated by a family or individual: 89.87%
Average age of principal farm operators: 60 years
Average number of cattle and calves per 100 acres of all land in farms: 3.33
Vegetables: 11 harvested acres
Land in orchards: 420 acres

Earthquake activity:

Bandera County-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Texas state average. It is 79% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/14/1995 at 00:32:56, a magnitude 5.7 (5.6 MB, 5.7 MS, 5.7 MW, Depth: 11.1 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 257.4 miles away from Bandera County center
On 6/16/1978 at 11:46:54, a magnitude 5.3 (4.4 MB, 4.6 UK, 5.3 ML) earthquake occurred 248.6 miles away from the county center
On 4/9/1993 at 12:29:19, a magnitude 4.3 (4.1 MB, 4.3 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 87.0 miles away from the county center
On 4/7/2008 at 09:51:12, a magnitude 3.9 (3.9 MB, 3.9 MW, 3.8 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 85.7 miles away from the county center
On 1/2/1992 at 11:45:35, a magnitude 5.0 (4.6 MB, 5.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 297.3 miles away from Bandera County center
On 7/20/1991 at 23:38:19, a magnitude 3.6 (3.4 LG, 3.6 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 85.9 miles away from the county center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Most recent natural disasters:

  • Texas Severe Storms and Flooding, Incident Period: May 22, 2016 to June 24, 2016, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-4272: June 11, 2016, FEMA Id: 4272, Natural disaster type: Storm, Flood
  • Texas Wildfires, Incident Period: March 14, 2008 to September 01, 2008, Emergency Declared EM-3284: March 14, 2008, FEMA Id: 3284, Natural disaster type: Fire
  • Texas Hurricane Rita, Incident Period: September 23, 2005 to October 14, 2005, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1606: September 24, 2005, FEMA Id: 1606, Natural disaster type: Hurricane
  • Texas Hurricane Rita, Incident Period: September 20, 2005 to October 14, 2005, Emergency Declared EM-3261: September 21, 2005, FEMA Id: 3261, Natural disaster type: Hurricane
  • Texas Hurricane Katrina, Incident Period: August 29, 2005 to October 01, 2005, Emergency Declared EM-3216: September 02, 2005, FEMA Id: 3216, Natural disaster type: Hurricane
  • Texas Severe Storms and Flooding, Incident Period: June 29, 2002 to July 31, 2002, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1425: July 04, 2002, FEMA Id: 1425, Natural disaster type: Storm, Flood
  • Texas Extreme Fire Hazards, Incident Period: August 01, 1999 to December 10, 1999, Emergency Declared EM-3142: September 01, 1999, FEMA Id: 3142, Natural disaster type: Fire
  • Texas Severe Storms/Flooding, Incident Period: June 21, 1997 to July 15, 1997, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1179: July 07, 1997, FEMA Id: 1179, Natural disaster type: Storm, Flood
  • Texas Extreme Fire Hazard, Incident Period: August 30, 1993 to November 15, 1993, Emergency Declared EM-3113: September 10, 1993, FEMA Id: 3113, Natural disaster type: Fire
  • Texas SEVERE STORMS, FLOODING, Incident Period: August 03, 1978, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-561: August 03, 1978, FEMA Id: 561, Natural disaster type: Storm, Flood

The number of natural disasters in Bandera County (10) is smaller than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 5
Emergencies Declared: 5
Class of Workers in 2016
Most common industries in 2016 (%)
Males Females
Most common industries for males in 2016


  • Health care and social assistance (26%)
  • Educational services (16%)
  • Other services, except public administration (10%)
  • Retail trade (9%)
  • Finance and insurance (8%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (6%)
  • Public administration (6%)

Most common industries for females in 2016


  • Health care and social assistance (24%)
  • Educational services (15%)
  • Other services, except public administration (9%)
  • Retail trade (9%)
  • Finance and insurance (8%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (6%)
  • Public administration (6%)

Most common occupations in 2016 (%)
Males Females
Most common occupations for males in 2016


  • Construction and extraction occupations (18%)
  • Management occupations (15%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (10%)
  • Sales and related occupations (10%)
  • Production occupations (6%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (5%)
  • Transportation occupations (5%)

Most common occupations for females in 2016


  • Office and administrative support occupations (21%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (12%)
  • Management occupations (12%)
  • Sales and related occupations (11%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (9%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (8%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (5%)

Most common places of birth for the foreign-born residents


  • Mexico (57%)
  • Germany (11%)
  • Canada (6%)
  • Netherlands (5%)
  • England (3%)
  • Philippines (3%)
  • Nicaragua (3%)

Most common first ancestries reported in Bandera County


  • German (17%)
  • English (12%)
  • American (11%)
  • Irish (6%)
  • European (3%)
  • Polish (3%)
  • Scotch-Irish (2%)

Bandera County mode of transportation to work chart

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 3,763 (76.1%)
  • Carpooled: 467 (9.4%)
  • Taxicab, motorcycle, or other means: 8 (0.2%)
  • Walked: 122 (2.5%)
  • Worked at home: 645 (13.0%)
Owners and renters by unit type
Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders

People in group quarters in Bandera County, Texas in 2000:

  • 121 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 43 people in nursing homes
  • 10 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 3 people in religious group quarters
  • 3 people in agriculture workers' dormitories on farms

People in group quarters in Bandera County, Texas in 2010:

  • 118 people in group homes for juveniles (non-correctional)
  • 96 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 72 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
  • 34 people in workers' group living quarters and job corps centers
Average gross adjusted income of non-migrant taxpayers in this county in 2010 was $53,303.

8.77% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($40,541 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

8.77%
Texas average:

7.14%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries.
6.63% relocated from other counties in Texas ($31,870 average AGI)
2.14% relocated from other states ($8,669 average AGI)
Bandera County:

2.14%
Texas average:

2.49%

Residents relocating <b>from</b> other counties or countries

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Bexar County, TX  2.54% ($39,797 average AGI)
from Kendall County, TX  0.45% ($37,484)
from Kerr County, TX  0.45% ($40,323)
from Harris County, TX  0.29% ($66,750)
from Medina County, TX  0.26% ($35,833)
from Travis County, TX  0.22% ($43,667)
from Nueces County, TX  0.17% ($36,167)


8.28% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($36,827 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

8.28%
Texas average:

6.69%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries.
6.53% relocated to other counties in Texas ($29,613 average AGI)
1.75% relocated to other states ($7,215 average AGI)
Bandera County:

1.75%
Texas average:

2.01%

Residents relocating <b>to</b> other counties or countries

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Bexar County, TX  2.46% ($42,276 average AGI)
to Kerr County, TX  0.78% ($29,778)
to Kendall County, TX  0.56% ($27,436)
to Medina County, TX  0.33% ($40,565)
to Travis County, TX  0.22% ($19,133)
to Harris County, TX  0.16% ($36,455)

Births per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 10.7
Births per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 9.8

Births per 1000 population in Bandera County

Deaths per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 9.5
Deaths per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 8.5
Deaths per 1000 population from 2007 to 2014: 9.4

Deaths per 1000 population in Bandera County

Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 1990 to 1999: 9.8
Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 2000 to 2006: 4.5

Infant deaths per 1000 population in Bandera County
Population without health insurance coverage in 2013: 25.1%
Persons under 19 years old without health insurance coverage in 2013: 18.4%
Percentage of population without health insurance coverage in Bandera County
All 18-64 40-64 50-64 Under 19
Population without health insurance coverage in Bandera County
18-64 population without health insurance coverage in Bandera County
40-64 population without health insurance coverage in Bandera County
50-64 population without health insurance coverage in Bandera County
Population under 19 years without health insurance coverage in Bandera County

Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare) in July 1, 2007: 3,682 (3,110 aged, 572 disabled)
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2007: 1,106 (25%)
Persons enrolled in Medicare
Aged persons enrolled in Medicare
Disabled persons enrolled in Medicare

Most common underlying causes of death in Bandera County, Texas in 1999 - 2014:

  • Bronchus or lung, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (215)
  • Atherosclerotic heart disease (180)
  • Acute myocardial infarction, unspecified (164)
  • Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, unspecified (161)
  • Unspecified dementia (126)
  • Stroke, not specified as haemorrhage or infarction (72)
  • Congestive heart failure (45)
  • Atherosclerotic cardiovascular disease, so described (34)
  • Septicaemia, unspecified (13)
  • Alzheimer's disease, unspecified (12)

Population without health insurance coverage in 2000: 17%
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000: 18%

General practice office based MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 815
Medical specialist MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 785
Dentists per 100,000 population in 1998: 5

Total births per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006 : 6
Total deaths per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006: 35

Limited-service eating places per 100,000 population in 2005 : 10

Suicides per 1,000,000 population from 2000 to 2006: 234.3. This is more than state average.

Mechanisms of suicide
Deaths per 1,000,000 population:
  • Firearm - 166.3
  • Other - 68.0

Household type by relationship:

Households: 21,721
  • In family households: 17,642 (3,168 male householders, 2,442 female householders)
    4,737 spouses, 5,224 children (4,809 natural, 104 adopted, 308 stepchildren), 314 grandchildren, 70 brothers or sisters, 440 parents, 573 other relatives, 620 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 3,506 (1,235 male householders (1,112 living alone)), 1,615 female householders (1,343 living alone)), 648 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 573

Size of family households: 3,140 2-persons, 1,265 3-persons, 853 4-persons, 301 5-persons, 44 6-persons, 19 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 2,456 1-person, 330 2-persons, 18 3-persons, 50 4-persons.

2,433 married couples with children.
888 single-parent households (162 men, 726 women).

89.8% of residents of Bandera speak English at home.
9.3% of residents speak Spanish at home (84% speak English very well, 10% speak English well, 5% speak English not well, 1% don't speak English at all).
1.0% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (69% speak English very well, 30% speak English well, 2% speak English not well).
0.1% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (77% speak English very well, 23% speak English well).

In fiscal year 2004:

Federal Government expenditure: $94,748,000 ($4,796 per capita)
Department of Defense expenditure: $15,427,000
Federal direct payments to individuals for retirement and disability: $65,330,000
Federal other direct payments to individuals: $13,815,000
Federal direct payments not to individuals: $230,000
Federal grants: $10,214,000
Federal procurement contracts: $280,000 ($65,000 Department of Defense)
Federal salaries and wages: $4,879,000 ($3,936,000 Department of Defense)
Federal Government direct loans: $103,000
Federal guaranteed/insured loans: $5,716,000
Federal Government insurance: $42,105,000

Population change from April 1, 2000 to July 1, 2005:

Births: 988
Here:

49 per 1000 residents
State:

85 per 1000 residents

Deaths: 832
Here:

42 per 1000 residents
State:

35 per 1000 residents

Net international migration: +107
Here:

+5 per 1000 residents
State:

+29 per 1000 residents

Net internal migration: +2,124
Here:

+106 per 1000 residents
State:

+10 per 1000 residents
Population growth in Bandera County

Total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply: 0.55 millions of gallons per day (all from ground)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

5.7
State:

6.2

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

4.6
State:

4.1

Year house built in Bandera County, Texas
  • Year house built in Bandera County, Texas
  • 1682014 or later
  • 3272010 to 2013
  • 2,8682000 to 2009
  • 2,8451990 to 1999
  • 2,3011980 to 1989
  • 1,3401970 to 1979
  • 5001960 to 1969
  • 6481950 to 1959
  • 3601940 to 1949
  • 3331939 or earlier
Rooms in houses/apartments in Bandera County, Texas
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Bandera County, Texas
  • Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Bandera County, Texas
  • 411 room
  • 842 rooms
  • 5103 rooms
  • 9894 rooms
  • 1,6025 rooms
  • 1,4206 rooms
  • 1,0687 rooms
  • 7368 rooms
  • 4969+ rooms
Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Bandera County, Texas
  • Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Bandera County, Texas
  • 631 room
  • 1872 rooms
  • 1443 rooms
  • 3044 rooms
  • 3725 rooms
  • 2666 rooms
  • 627 rooms
  • 598 rooms
  • 69+ rooms
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Bandera County, Texas
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in Bandera County, Texas
  • Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in Bandera County, Texas
  • 56no bedroom
  • 2511 bedroom
  • 1,7852 bedrooms
  • 3,6463 bedrooms
  • 1,0004 bedrooms
  • 1565+ bedrooms
Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Bandera County, Texas
  • Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Bandera County, Texas
  • 62no bedroom
  • 2941 bedroom
  • 3962 bedrooms
  • 6923 bedrooms
  • 214 bedrooms
  • 05+ bedrooms
Cars and other vehicles available in Bandera County, Texas in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Cars and other vehicles available in Bandera County in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Bandera County in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • 93no vehicle
  • 1,8301 vehicle
  • 2,9352 vehicles
  • 1,4233 vehicles
  • 5474 vehicles
  • 1355+ vehicles
Cars and other vehicles available in Bandera County in renter-occupied apartments
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Bandera County in renter-occupied apartments
  • 61no vehicle
  • 5871 vehicle
  • 6252 vehicles
  • 1643 vehicles
  • 374 vehicles
  • 05+ vehicles

84.5% of Bandera County residents lived in the same house 1 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 25% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 85% lived in Texas.

Bandera County:

84.5%
State average:

84.1%

Place of birth for U.S.-born residents:

  • This state: 14,282
  • Other state: 6,275
  • Northeast: 1,004
  • Midwest: 1,760
  • South: 1,369
  • West: 2,141
Year Householders Moved Into Unit
Most commonly used house heating fuel in Bandera County
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos
  • 79.0%Electricity
  • 11.6%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 4.3%Utility gas
  • 4.2%Wood
  • 0.1%Other fuel
  • 0.1%Solar energy
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments
  • 86.6%Electricity
  • 7.5%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 3.2%Utility gas
  • 2.9%Wood

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 161
Here:

9.3%
Texas:

6.6%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 103
Here:

10.8%
Texas:

6.4%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 85
Here:

13.6%
Texas:

15.1%

Educational Attainment
School Enrollment by Level of School
Age and Sex of Sensory-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Physically-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Mentally-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Self-Care Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Go-Outside-Home Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Noninstitutionalized Residents with Employment Disability

Bandera County government finances - Expenditure in 2002:

  • Current Operations - Welfare, Vendor Payments for Medical Care: $1,400,000
    Regular Highways: $1,209,000
    Police Protection: $1,101,000
    General - Other: $863,000
    Corrections - Other: $706,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $646,000
    Financial Administration: $502,000
    Health Services - Other: $353,000
    Central Staff Services: $331,000
    Solid Waste Management: $201,000
    Parks & Recreation: $139,000
    Libraries: $132,000
    Welfare - Other: $107,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $5,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $231,000
    Central Staff: $26,000
    Police Protection: $15,000
    Health - Other: $9,000
    Judicial: $5,000
    Financial Administration: $4,000
    Corrections - Other: $3,000
    Parks & Recreation: $2,000
    General - Other: $1,000
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $3,917,000

Bandera County government finances - Revenue in 2002:

  • Charges - All Other: $1,932,000
    Solid Waste Management: $124,000
    Parks & Recreation: $67,000
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $117,000
    General Revenue, NEC: $73,000
    Rents: $9,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Public Welfare: $150,000
    All Other: $125,000
    Highways: $23,000
    Health & Hospitals: $15,000
    Education: $11,000
  • Tax - Property: $4,976,000
    Motor Vehicle License: $628,000
    NEC: $527,000
    Total General Sales: $278,000
    Other Selective Sales: $165,000
    Alcoholic Beverage Sales: $17,000

Bandera County government finances - Debt in 2002:

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $85,000
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Other, NEC: $85,000
  • Short Term Debt Outstanding - Beginning: $1,150,000
    End of Fiscal Year: $990,000

Bandera County government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002:

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $985,000
  • Sinking Fund - Cash & Deposits: $49,000

Supplemental Security Income (SSI) in 2006:

  • Total number of recipients: 321
  • Number of aged recipients: 36
  • Number of blind and disabled recipients: 285
  • Number of recipients under 18: 40
  • Number of recipients between 18 and 64: 233
  • Number of recipients older than 64: 48
  • Number of recipients also receiving OASDI: 126
  • Amount of payments (thousands of dollars): 136
Bandera County Fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 1994
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Bandera County Fatal accident statistics for 1995 - 2014
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Most common first names in Bandera County, TX among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
William8774.8 years
John8075.1 years
Charles5772.9 years
James5569.0 years
Mary5377.9 years
Robert5069.4 years
Thomas3569.7 years
Jack2870.9 years
George2877.3 years
Richard2868.4 years
Most common last names in Bandera County, TX among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith3275.9 years
Stevens2577.4 years
Heinen2175.4 years
Jones1967.1 years
Clark1873.9 years
Williams1873.8 years
Davis1774.9 years
Mazurek1581.4 years
Johnson1476.0 years
Kalka1480.1 years
Businesses in Bandera County, TX
NameCountNameCount
Church's Chicken1H&R Block1
Cricket Wireless1SONIC Drive-In1
Curves1True Value1
Dairy Queen1U-Haul2
FedEx2UPS2