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Guadalupe County, Texas (TX)

County population in 2019: 166,847 (74% urban, 26% rural); it was 89,023 in 2000
County owner-occupied with a mortgage or a loan houses and condos in 2010: 24,784
County owner-occupied free and clear houses and condos in 2010: 10,331
County owner-occupied houses and condos in 2000: 23,799
Renter-occupied apartments: 10,647 (it was 7,101 in 2000)
% of renters here:

23%
State:

36%

Land area: 711 sq. mi.

Water area: 3.0 sq. mi.

Population density: 235 people per square mile   (high).

March 2019 cost of living index in Guadalupe County: 88.6 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)

Industries providing employment: Educational, health and social services (20.5%), Retail trade (13.5%), Manufacturing (10.3%).

Type of workers:

  • Private wage or salary: 75%
  • Government: 20%
  • Self-employed, not incorporated: 6%
  • Unpaid family work: 0%
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  • Races in Guadalupe County, TX (2019)
    • 82,02649.2%White Non-Hispanic Alone
    • 64,25138.5%Hispanic or Latino
    • 13,3438.0%Black Non-Hispanic Alone
    • 4,1232.5%Two or more races
    • 2,1551.3%Asian alone
    • 5420.3%American Indian and Alaska Native alone
    • 4070.2%Some other race alone
Median resident age:

37.6 years
Texas median age:

35.1 years
Males: 82,430  (49.4%)
Females: 84,417  (50.6%)
Average household size:
Guadalupe County:

2.0 people
Texas:

3 people

Estimated median household income in 2019: $79,768 ($43,949 in 1999)
This county:

$79,768
Texas:

$64,034

Median contract rent in 2019 for apartments: $986 (lower quartile is $722, upper quartile is $1,400)
This county:

$986
State:

$929


Estimated median house or condo value in 2019: $224,100 (it was $82,400 in 2000)
Guadalupe:

$224,100
Texas:

$200,400
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $145,000 - $304,800

Mean price in 2019:

Detached houses: $266,120
Here:

$266,120
State:

$268,991

Townhouses or other attached units: $235,908
Here:

$235,908
State:

$268,635

In 2-unit structures: $340,241
Here:

$340,241
State:

$309,107

In 3-to-4-unit structures: $174,388
Here:

$174,388
State:

$205,835

In 5-or-more-unit structures: $162,625
Here:

$162,625
State:

$312,503

Mobile homes: $108,805
Here:

$108,805
State:

$94,014

Occupied boats, RVs, vans, etc.: $217,464
Here:

$217,464
State:

$52,538

Median monthly housing costs for homes and condos with a mortgage: $1,566
Median monthly housing costs for units without a mortgage: $512

Institutionalized population: 1,081

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

  • Murders: 1
  • Rapes: 14
  • Robberies: 5
  • Assaults: 106
  • Burglaries: 273
  • Thefts: 496
  • Auto thefts: 64

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

  • Murders: 0
  • Rapes: 8
  • Robberies: 2
  • Assaults: 87
  • Burglaries: 293
  • Thefts: 488
  • Auto thefts: 58
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Health of residents in Guadalupe County based on CDC Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System Survey Questionnaires from 2013 to 2019:

General health status score of residents in this county from 1 (poor) to 5 (excellent) is 3.4. This is worse than average.
69.8% of residents exercised in the past month. This is less than average.
37.7% of residents smoked 100+ cigarettes in their lives. This is less than average.
52.9% of adult residents drank alcohol in the past 30 days. This is less than average.
66.8% of residents visited a dentist within the past year. This is less than average.
Average weight of males is 198 pounds. This is about average.
Average weight of females is 162 pounds. This is about average.

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 658 buildings, average cost: $101,300
  • 1998: 651 buildings, average cost: $108,000
  • 1999: 628 buildings, average cost: $111,400
  • 2000: 473 buildings, average cost: $120,300
  • 2001: 483 buildings, average cost: $131,800
  • 2002: 809 buildings, average cost: $121,000
  • 2003: 1127 buildings, average cost: $120,800
  • 2004: 1303 buildings, average cost: $133,700
  • 2005: 1531 buildings, average cost: $137,200
  • 2006: 1406 buildings, average cost: $155,200
  • 2007: 1232 buildings, average cost: $176,300
  • 2008: 958 buildings, average cost: $162,800
  • 2009: 813 buildings, average cost: $206,900
  • 2010: 868 buildings, average cost: $190,500
  • 2011: 647 buildings, average cost: $210,600
  • 2012: 730 buildings, average cost: $216,500
  • 2013: 738 buildings, average cost: $225,200
  • 2014: 765 buildings, average cost: $238,100
  • 2015: 1197 buildings, average cost: $227,700
  • 2016: 903 buildings, average cost: $225,300
  • 2017: 1007 buildings, average cost: $236,900
  • 2018: 955 buildings, average cost: $237,500
  • 2019: 816 buildings, average cost: $233,900
Number of permits per 10,000 Guadalupe, TX residents
Average permit cost in Guadalupe, 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 2019: $4,048 (1.7%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2019: $2,224 (1.1%)

Distribution of median household income in Guadalupe, TX in 2019
Distribution of house value in Guadalupe, TX in 2019
Distribution of rent paid by renters in Guadalupe, TX in 2019
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2019: 5.5%
Guadalupe County:

5.5%
Texas:

13.6%
(3.1% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 10.7% for Black residents, 8.1% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 2.1% for American Indian residents, 12.2% for Native Hawaiian and other Pacific Islander residents, 16.8% for other race residents, 8.9% for two or more races residents)

Median age of residents in 2019: 37.6 years old
(Males: 36.7 years old, Females: 38.4 years old)
(Median age for: White residents: 42.7 years old, Black residents: 35.7 years old, American Indian residents: 21.8 years old, Asian residents: 44.8 years old, Hispanic or Latino residents: 31.4 years old, Other race residents: 33.6 years old)

Area name: San Antonio, TX HUD Metro FMR Area
Fair market rent in 2006 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Guadalupe 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: Seguin, Schertz, Redwood, Cibolo, McQueeney, Lake Dunlap, Northcliff, Marion, Santa Clara, Kingsbury.

Guadalupe 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: Franklin County, Florida , Jackson County, Mississippi , Orleans Parish, Louisiana , St. Mary Parish, Louisiana , Vermilion Parish, Louisiana , Galveston County , Wilson County .

Unemployment in November 2020:
Here:

6.2%
Texas:

8.0%

Unemployment by year in Guadalupe, TX
County total employment by year in Guadalupe, TX
County average yearly wages by year in Guadalupe, TX

Current college students: 4,172
People 25 years of age or older with a high school degree or higher: 88.9%
People 25 years of age or older with a bachelor's degree or higher: 29.3%

Number of foreign born residents: 11,634 (54.0% naturalized citizens)

Guadalupe County:

7.0%
Whole state:

17.1%
Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • 1,3742010 or later
  • 2,8912000 to 2009
  • 2,6731990 to 1999
  • 1,4381980 to 1989
  • 1,2011970 to 1979
  • 1,086Before 1970

Mean travel time to work (commute): 24.8 minutes

Percentage of county residents living and working in this county: 42.1%

Guadalupe County marital status for males Guadalupe County marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 47,744
  • One, attached: 404
  • Two: 274
  • 3 or 4: 688
  • 5 to 9: 1,024
  • 10 to 19: 925
  • 20 to 49: 208
  • 50 or more: 573
  • Mobile homes: 9,181
  • Boats, RVs, vans, etc.: 283

Housing units in Guadalupe County with a mortgage: 26,938 (204 second mortgage, 756 home equity loan, 35 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 15,943

Here:

63.4% with mortgage
State:

56.1% with mortgage

Religion statistics for Guadalupe County

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant21,41482
Catholic15,0944
Mainline Protestant7,14814
Other8482
Black Protestant1903
None86,839-
Guadalupe 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: 12
Guadalupe County:

1.07 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.47 / 10,000 pop.

Number of supercenters and club stores: 2
Here:

0.18 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

0.14 / 10,000 pop.

Number of convenience stores (no gas): 9
This county:

0.80 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

1.11 / 10,000 pop.

Number of convenience stores (with gas): 51
Guadalupe County:

4.54 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

3.95 / 10,000 pop.

Number of full-service restaurants: 49
This county:

4.36 / 10,000 pop.
State:

6.13 / 10,000 pop.

Adult diabetes rate:
Guadalupe County:

9.1%
Texas:

8.9%

Adult obesity rate:
Guadalupe County:

28.6%
State:

26.6%

Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

15.1%
State:

15.7%

Agriculture in Guadalupe County:

Average size of farms: 158 acres
Average value of agricultural products sold per farm: $15,236
Average value of crops sold per acre for harvested cropland: $161.54
The value of nursery, greenhouse, floriculture, and sod as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 21.22%
The value of livestock, poultry, and their products as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 55.99%
Average total farm production expenses per farm: $14,804
Harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 26.34%
Irrigated harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 2.26%
Average market value of all machinery and equipment per farm: $22,367
The percentage of farms operated by a family or individual: 94.68%
Average age of principal farm operators: 58 years
Average number of cattle and calves per 100 acres of all land in farms: 15.60
Milk cows as a percentage of all cattle and calves: 1.31%
Corn for grain: 22516 harvested acres
All wheat for grain: 10127 harvested acres
Upland cotton: 414 harvested acres
Vegetables: 29 harvested acres
Land in orchards: 3,769 acres

Earthquake activity:

Guadalupe County-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Texas state average. It is 26% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 10/20/2011 at 12:24:41, a magnitude 4.8 (4.8 MW, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 50.7 miles away from Guadalupe County center
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 325.5 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) earthquake occurred 54.7 miles away from the 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 288.6 miles away from the county center
On 5/1/2018 at 16:28:56, a magnitude 4.0 (4.0 MW, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 44.7 miles away from Guadalupe County center
On 4/7/2008 at 09:51:12, a magnitude 3.9 (3.9 MW, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 46.8 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 Covid-19 Pandemic, Incident Period: January 20, 2020, FEMA Id: 4485, Natural disaster type: Other
  • Texas Hurricane Harvey, Incident Period: August 23, 2017 - September 15, 2017, FEMA Id: 4332, Natural disaster type: Hurricane
  • Texas Severe Storms, Tornadoes, Straight-line Winds, and Flooding, Incident Period: October 22, 2015 to October 31, 2015, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-4245: November 25, 2015, FEMA Id: 4245, Natural disaster type: Storm, Tornado, Flood, Wind
  • Texas Severe Storms, Tornadoes, Straight-line Winds, and Flooding, Incident Period: May 04, 2015 to June 23, 2015, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-4223: May 29, 2015, FEMA Id: 4223, Natural disaster type: Storm, Tornado, Flood, Wind
  • Texas Tropical Storm Alex, Incident Period: June 27, 2010 to August 14, 2010, Emergency Declared EM-3313: June 29, 2010, FEMA Id: 3313, Natural disaster type: Tropical Storm
  • 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 Severe Storms, Tornadoes, and Flooding, Incident Period: June 16, 2007 to August 03, 2007, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1709: June 29, 2007, FEMA Id: 1709, Natural disaster type: Storm, Tornado, Flood
  • Texas Extreme Wildfire Threat, Incident Period: November 27, 2005 to May 14, 2006, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1624: January 11, 2006, FEMA Id: 1624, 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
  • 7 other natural disasters have been reported since 1953.

The number of natural disasters in Guadalupe County (17) is near the US average (15).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 9
Emergencies Declared: 6

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 7, Storms: 7, Fires: 4, Hurricanes: 4, Tornadoes: 4, Winds: 2, Tropical Storm: 1, Other: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Means of transportation to work in 2019 - Guadalupe

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 36,386 (79.8%)
  • Carpooled: 4,798 (10.5%)
  • Bus: 32 (0.1%)
  • Taxicab, motorcycle, or other means: 376 (0.8%)
  • Bicycle: 137 (0.3%)
  • Walked: 495 (1.1%)
  • Worked at home: 3,393 (7.4%)
Class of Workers in 2019
Most common industries in 2019 (%)
Males Females
Most common industries for males in 2019


  • Health care and social assistance (18%)
  • Educational services (16%)
  • Retail trade (12%)
  • Accommodation and food services (9%)
  • Finance and insurance (7%)
  • Manufacturing (6%)
  • Public administration (5%)

Most common industries for females in 2019


  • Health care and social assistance (19%)
  • Educational services (17%)
  • Retail trade (12%)
  • Accommodation and food services (9%)
  • Finance and insurance (7%)
  • Manufacturing (6%)
  • Public administration (6%)

Most common occupations in 2019 (%)
Males Females
Most common occupations for males in 2019


  • Sales and related occupations (13%)
  • Management occupations (11%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (11%)
  • Production occupations (9%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (6%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (6%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (5%)

Most common occupations for females in 2019


  • Office and administrative support occupations (21%)
  • Educational instruction, and library occupations (11%)
  • Sales and related occupations (11%)
  • Management occupations (10%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (8%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (5%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (5%)

Most common places of birth for foreign-born residents


  • Mexico (55%)
  • Philippines (6%)
  • Cuba (3%)
  • Korea (3%)
  • India (2%)
  • Honduras (2%)
  • China, excluding Hong Kong and Taiwan (2%)

Most common first ancestries reported in Guadalupe County


  • German (11%)
  • American (6%)
  • English (4%)
  • Irish (4%)
  • European (2%)
  • Italian (1%)
  • Polish (1%)

Owners and renters by unit type
Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders

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

  • 778 people in college dormitories (includes college quarters off campus)
  • 510 people in nursing homes
  • 172 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 72 people in homes for the mentally retarded
  • 35 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 28 people in schools, hospitals, or wards for the intellectually disabled
  • 8 people in religious group quarters
  • 6 people in other group homes
  • 3 people in homes or halfway houses for drug/alcohol abuse

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

  • 735 people in college/university student housing
  • 584 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 465 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
  • 36 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 30 people in residential treatment centers for adults
  • 20 people in group homes for juveniles (non-correctional)
  • 12 people in correctional facilities intended for juveniles
  • 4 people in workers' group living quarters and job corps centers
  • 2 people in other noninstitutional facilities
Average gross adjusted income of non-migrant taxpayers in this county in 2010 was $68,455.

11.78% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($57,198 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

11.78%
Texas average:

7.43%


0.19% of residents moved from foreign countries ($1,240 average AGI)
Guadalupe County:

0.19%
Texas average:

0.08%

8.69% relocated from other counties in Texas ($40,874 average AGI)
2.90% relocated from other states ($15,084 average AGI)
Guadalupe County:

2.90%
Texas average:

2.52%

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  3.70% ($56,472 average AGI)
from Comal County, TX  1.73% ($56,033)
from Hays County, TX  0.61% ($40,684)
from Travis County, TX  0.29% ($59,935)
from Harris County, TX  0.22% ($65,457)
from Wilson County, TX  0.17% ($56,969)
from Caldwell County, TX  0.13% ($34,429)


9.61% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($55,174 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

9.61%
Texas average:

7.26%


0.12% of residents moved to foreign countries ($856 average AGI)
Guadalupe County:

0.12%
Texas average:

0.08%

7.36% relocated to other counties in Texas ($41,208 average AGI)
2.12% relocated to other states ($13,111 average AGI)
Guadalupe County:

2.12%
Texas average:

2.32%

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  2.88% ($48,725 average AGI)
to Comal County, TX  1.60% ($66,065)
to Hays County, TX  0.49% ($36,123)
to Travis County, TX  0.23% ($50,771)
to Harris County, TX  0.20% ($57,804)
to Wilson County, TX  0.16% ($79,033)
to Caldwell County, TX  0.13% ($39,176)

Births per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 13.6
Births per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 13.2
Births per 1000 population from 2007 to 2019: 5.4

Births per 1000 population in Guadalupe County

Deaths per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 7.5
Deaths per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 6.9
Deaths per 1000 population from 2007 to 2019: 6.8

Deaths per 1000 population in Guadalupe County

Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 1990 to 1999: 6.8
Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 2000 to 2006: 5.7

Infant deaths per 1000 population in Guadalupe County
Population without health insurance coverage in 2018: 14.5%
Persons under 19 years old without health insurance coverage in 2018: 8.0%
Percentage of population without health insurance coverage in Guadalupe County
All 18-64 40-64 50-64 Under 19
Population without health insurance coverage in Guadalupe County
18-64 population without health insurance coverage in Guadalupe County
40-64 population without health insurance coverage in Guadalupe County
50-64 population without health insurance coverage in Guadalupe County
Population under 19 years without health insurance coverage in Guadalupe County

Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare) in July 1, 2007: 14,782 (12,405 aged, 2,377 disabled)
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2007: 5,422 (17%)
Persons enrolled in Medicare
Aged persons enrolled in Medicare
Disabled persons enrolled in Medicare

Most common underlying causes of death in Guadalupe County, Texas in 1999 - 2019:

  • Acute myocardial infarction, unspecified (2,032)
  • Bronchus or lung, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (1,046)
  • Atherosclerotic heart disease (977)
  • Alzheimer disease, unspecified (720)
  • Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, unspecified (690)
  • Unspecified dementia (479)
  • Stroke, not specified as haemorrhage or infarction (390)
  • Congestive heart failure (325)
  • Colon, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (305)
  • Unspecified diabetes mellitus, without complications (261)

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

Short term general hospitals per 100,000 population in 2004: 1
Short term general hospital admissions per 100,000 population in 2004: 5,162
Short term general hospital beds per 100,000 population in 2004: 97
Emergency room visits per 100,000 population in 2004: 24,244

General practice office based MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1,390
Medical specialist MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 689
Dentists per 100,000 population in 1998: 6

Total births per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006 : 20
Total deaths per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006: 64

Limited-service eating places per 100,000 population in 2005 : 6
Beer, wine & liquor stores per 100,000 population in 2005: 1

Homicides per 1,000,000 population from 2000 to 2006: 32.3. This is less than state average.

Suicides per 1,000,000 population from 2000 to 2006: 117.5. This is more than state average.

Mechanisms of suicide
Deaths per 1,000,000 population:
  • Firearm - 70.5
  • Other - 47.0

Household type by relationship:

Households: 166,847
  • Male householders: 29,539 (4,497 living alone), Female householders: 26,512 (5,814 living alone)
  • 33,093 spouses (32,960 opposite-sex spouses), 3,596 unmarried partners, (3,415 opposite-sex unmarried partners), 55,293 children (49,888 natural, 2,627 adopted, 2,778 stepchildren), 5,726 grandchildren, 1,911 brothers or sisters, 2,747 parents, 447 foster children, 3,757 other relatives, 2,493 non-relatives
  • In group quarters: 1,733

Size of family households: 16,257 2-persons, 9,749 3-persons, 7,136 4-persons, 7,578 5-persons, 928 6-persons, 1,192 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 10,311 1-person, 2,107 2-persons, 793 3-persons.

27,439 married couples with children.
8,753 single-parent households (3,656 men, 5,097 women).

77.7% of residents of Guadalupe speak English at home.
20.1% of residents speak Spanish at home (74% speak English very well, 16% speak English well, 8% speak English not well, 2% don't speak English at all).
1.1% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (82% speak English very well, 15% speak English well, 3% speak English not well).
1.3% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (61% speak English very well, 33% speak English well, 7% speak English not well).
0.1% of residents speak other language at home (38% speak English very well, 38% speak English well, 24% speak English not well).

In fiscal year 2004:

Federal Government expenditure: $472,048,000 ($4,738 per capita)
Department of Defense expenditure: $111,574,000
Federal direct payments to individuals for retirement and disability: $307,368,000
Federal other direct payments to individuals: $70,411,000
Federal direct payments not to individuals: $3,519,000
Federal grants: $67,469,000
Federal procurement contracts: $9,635,000 ($4,516,000 Department of Defense)
Federal salaries and wages: $13,646,000 ($298,000 Department of Defense)
Federal Government direct loans: $2,149,000
Federal guaranteed/insured loans: $162,842,000
Federal Government insurance: $360,548,000

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

Births: 6,229
Here:

60 per 1000 residents
State:

85 per 1000 residents

Deaths: 3,437
Here:

33 per 1000 residents
State:

35 per 1000 residents

Net international migration: +1,052
Here:

+10 per 1000 residents
State:

+29 per 1000 residents

Net internal migration: +10,327
Here:

+100 per 1000 residents
State:

+10 per 1000 residents
Population growth in Guadalupe County

Total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply: 7.32 millions of gallons per day (8% from ground, 92% from surface)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

6.2
State:

6.3

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

4.9
State:

4.1

Year house built in Guadalupe County, Texas
  • Year house built in Guadalupe County, Texas
  • 8,6492014 or later
  • 4,3312010 to 2013
  • 15,3342000 to 2009
  • 9,7651990 to 1999
  • 8,0731980 to 1989
  • 6,6711970 to 1979
  • 2,4011960 to 1969
  • 3,2581950 to 1959
  • 1,7941940 to 1949
  • 1,0281939 or earlier
Rooms in houses/apartments in Guadalupe County, Texas
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Guadalupe County, Texas
  • Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Guadalupe County, Texas
  • 1111 room
  • 2922 rooms
  • 1,1313 rooms
  • 4,9734 rooms
  • 8,6315 rooms
  • 8,8636 rooms
  • 5,3247 rooms
  • 5,6888 rooms
  • 7,8689+ rooms
Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Guadalupe County, Texas
  • Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Guadalupe County, Texas
  • 5001 room
  • 8142 rooms
  • 1,1793 rooms
  • 3,0214 rooms
  • 3,0285 rooms
  • 2,3976 rooms
  • 5067 rooms
  • 1,2538 rooms
  • 4729+ rooms
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Guadalupe County, Texas
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in Guadalupe County, Texas
  • Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in Guadalupe County, Texas
  • 256no bedroom
  • 7251 bedroom
  • 4,3592 bedrooms
  • 21,1563 bedrooms
  • 14,1424 bedrooms
  • 2,2435+ bedrooms
Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Guadalupe County, Texas
  • Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Guadalupe County, Texas
  • 500no bedroom
  • 1,1621 bedroom
  • 4,1862 bedrooms
  • 4,7883 bedrooms
  • 2,1364 bedrooms
  • 3985+ bedrooms
Cars and other vehicles available in Guadalupe County, Texas in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Cars and other vehicles available in Guadalupe County in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Guadalupe County in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • 315no vehicle
  • 10,0881 vehicle
  • 18,1282 vehicles
  • 8,9883 vehicles
  • 4,0714 vehicles
  • 1,2915+ vehicles
Cars and other vehicles available in Guadalupe County in renter-occupied apartments
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Guadalupe County in renter-occupied apartments
  • 611no vehicle
  • 5,1161 vehicle
  • 4,8362 vehicles
  • 2,0443 vehicles
  • 4974 vehicles
  • 665+ vehicles

86.9% of Guadalupe County residents lived in the same house 1 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 27% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 60% lived in Texas.

Guadalupe County:

86.9%
State average:

84.4%

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

  • This state: 97,348
  • Other state: 54,350
  • Northeast: 9,525
  • Midwest: 13,832
  • South: 16,111
  • West: 14,882
Year householders moved into unit in Guadalupe County, TX
Most commonly used house heating fuel in Guadalupe County
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos
  • 86.2%Electricity
  • 8.9%Utility gas
  • 3.5%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 0.7%Wood
  • 0.3%No fuel used
  • 0.2%Other fuel
  • 0.2%Solar energy
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments
  • 85.6%Electricity
  • 11.3%Utility gas
  • 1.9%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 0.9%No fuel used
  • 0.2%Other fuel
  • 0.1%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 1,650
Here:

8.9%
Texas:

7.0%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 590
Here:

6.2%
Texas:

6.6%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 2,403
Here:

26.1%
Texas:

14.3%

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

Guadalupe County government finances - Expenditure in 2018:

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $2,828,000
  • Charges - Other: $4,040,000
  • Construction - Judicial and Legal Services: $4,306,000
    Regular Highways: $2,852,000
  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $10,542,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $8,860,000
    Correctional Institutions: $8,718,000
    Regular Highways: $6,661,000
    Public Welfare, Vendor Payments for Medical Care: $4,101,000
    Financial Administration: $3,910,000
    Corrections - Other: $3,785,000
    General - Other: $3,493,000
    Central Staff Services: $2,542,000
    Health - Other: $1,114,000
    General Public Buildings: $1,072,000
    Local Fire Protection: $821,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $306,000
    Solid Waste Management: $131,000
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $5,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Other: $2,241,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $360,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Health and Hospitals: $1,486,000
    Other: $189,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $9,000,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $7,100,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,900,000
  • Miscellaneous - Fines and Forfeits: $1,606,000
    General Revenue - Other: $782,000
    Interest Earnings: $402,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Police Protection: $665,000
    General - Other: $213,000
    Financial Administration: $146,000
    Health - Other: $29,000
    Corrections - Other: $24,000
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $18,000
    Local Fire Protection: $18,000
    Central Staff Services: $7,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $7,000
    General Public Building: $6,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $39,539,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $239,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $1,624,000
    Other: $1,168,000
    Health and Hospitals: $177,000
    General Local Government Support: $112,000
  • Tax - Property: $42,721,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $7,776,000
    Motor Vehicle License: $3,304,000
    Other License: $166,000
    Alcoholic Beverage License: $114,000
    Amusements Sales: $62,000

Guadalupe County government finances - Revenue in 2018:

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $2,828,000
  • Charges - Other: $4,040,000
  • Construction - Judicial and Legal Services: $4,306,000
    Regular Highways: $2,852,000
  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $10,542,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $8,860,000
    Correctional Institutions: $8,718,000
    Regular Highways: $6,661,000
    Public Welfare, Vendor Payments for Medical Care: $4,101,000
    Financial Administration: $3,910,000
    Corrections - Other: $3,785,000
    General - Other: $3,493,000
    Central Staff Services: $2,542,000
    Health - Other: $1,114,000
    General Public Buildings: $1,072,000
    Local Fire Protection: $821,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $306,000
    Solid Waste Management: $131,000
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $5,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Other: $2,241,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $360,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Health and Hospitals: $1,486,000
    Other: $189,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $9,000,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $7,100,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,900,000
  • Miscellaneous - Fines and Forfeits: $1,606,000
    General Revenue - Other: $782,000
    Interest Earnings: $402,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Police Protection: $665,000
    General - Other: $213,000
    Financial Administration: $146,000
    Health - Other: $29,000
    Corrections - Other: $24,000
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $18,000
    Local Fire Protection: $18,000
    Central Staff Services: $7,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $7,000
    General Public Building: $6,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $39,539,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $239,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $1,624,000
    Other: $1,168,000
    Health and Hospitals: $177,000
    General Local Government Support: $112,000
  • Tax - Property: $42,721,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $7,776,000
    Motor Vehicle License: $3,304,000
    Other License: $166,000
    Alcoholic Beverage License: $114,000
    Amusements Sales: $62,000

Guadalupe County government finances - Debt in 2018:

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $2,828,000
  • Charges - Other: $4,040,000
  • Construction - Judicial and Legal Services: $4,306,000
    Regular Highways: $2,852,000
  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $10,542,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $8,860,000
    Correctional Institutions: $8,718,000
    Regular Highways: $6,661,000
    Public Welfare, Vendor Payments for Medical Care: $4,101,000
    Financial Administration: $3,910,000
    Corrections - Other: $3,785,000
    General - Other: $3,493,000
    Central Staff Services: $2,542,000
    Health - Other: $1,114,000
    General Public Buildings: $1,072,000
    Local Fire Protection: $821,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $306,000
    Solid Waste Management: $131,000
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $5,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Other: $2,241,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $360,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Health and Hospitals: $1,486,000
    Other: $189,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $9,000,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $7,100,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,900,000
  • Miscellaneous - Fines and Forfeits: $1,606,000
    General Revenue - Other: $782,000
    Interest Earnings: $402,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Police Protection: $665,000
    General - Other: $213,000
    Financial Administration: $146,000
    Health - Other: $29,000
    Corrections - Other: $24,000
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $18,000
    Local Fire Protection: $18,000
    Central Staff Services: $7,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $7,000
    General Public Building: $6,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $39,539,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $239,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $1,624,000
    Other: $1,168,000
    Health and Hospitals: $177,000
    General Local Government Support: $112,000
  • Tax - Property: $42,721,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $7,776,000
    Motor Vehicle License: $3,304,000
    Other License: $166,000
    Alcoholic Beverage License: $114,000
    Amusements Sales: $62,000

Guadalupe County government finances - Cash and Securities in 2018:

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $2,828,000
  • Charges - Other: $4,040,000
  • Construction - Judicial and Legal Services: $4,306,000
    Regular Highways: $2,852,000
  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $10,542,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $8,860,000
    Correctional Institutions: $8,718,000
    Regular Highways: $6,661,000
    Public Welfare, Vendor Payments for Medical Care: $4,101,000
    Financial Administration: $3,910,000
    Corrections - Other: $3,785,000
    General - Other: $3,493,000
    Central Staff Services: $2,542,000
    Health - Other: $1,114,000
    General Public Buildings: $1,072,000
    Local Fire Protection: $821,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $306,000
    Solid Waste Management: $131,000
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $5,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Other: $2,241,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $360,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Health and Hospitals: $1,486,000
    Other: $189,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $9,000,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $7,100,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,900,000
  • Miscellaneous - Fines and Forfeits: $1,606,000
    General Revenue - Other: $782,000
    Interest Earnings: $402,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Police Protection: $665,000
    General - Other: $213,000
    Financial Administration: $146,000
    Health - Other: $29,000
    Corrections - Other: $24,000
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $18,000
    Local Fire Protection: $18,000
    Central Staff Services: $7,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $7,000
    General Public Building: $6,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $39,539,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $239,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $1,624,000
    Other: $1,168,000
    Health and Hospitals: $177,000
    General Local Government Support: $112,000
  • Tax - Property: $42,721,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $7,776,000
    Motor Vehicle License: $3,304,000
    Other License: $166,000
    Alcoholic Beverage License: $114,000
    Amusements Sales: $62,000

Supplemental Security Income (SSI) in 2006:

  • Total number of recipients: 1,819
  • Number of aged recipients: 328
  • Number of blind and disabled recipients: 1,491
  • Number of recipients under 18: 320
  • Number of recipients between 18 and 64: 961
  • Number of recipients older than 64: 538
  • Number of recipients also receiving OASDI: 764
  • Amount of payments (thousands of dollars): 718
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 19 full tracts)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
E) Loans on Dwellings For 5+ Families
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
G) Loans On Manufactured
Home Dwelling (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED1,488$171,870619$145,6451,847$156,094251$38,3712$232,500237$160,88697$83,887
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED80$157,688101$119,356279$141,44148$36,3750$029$138,55245$65,889
APPLICATIONS DENIED243$163,547148$100,074660$138,633203$34,5070$063$122,66788$67,045
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN204$165,55990$158,067464$152,39465$53,4310$048$176,60414$67,286
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS18$162,55614$109,35795$149,7479$99,5560$07$106,1437$56,429
Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 16 full tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
C) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A & B)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED82$186,25666$196,3944$233,000
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED20$145,60012$249,6674$123,750
APPLICATIONS DENIED10$228,50010$226,7001$102,000
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN7$155,2866$193,5000$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS1$142,0002$248,5001$142,000
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Guadalupe, TX
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Guadalupe, TX - Value
Most common first names in Guadalupe County, TX among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Mary37678.4 years
William34074.4 years
James33371.1 years
John31474.2 years
Robert31271.7 years
George19775.3 years
Charles19673.5 years
Maria18577.9 years
Frank15374.6 years
Willie14875.5 years
Most common last names in Guadalupe County, TX among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith19177.4 years
Rodriguez17274.1 years
Williams15077.0 years
Martinez13070.6 years
Gonzales12874.5 years
Hernandez12474.0 years
Garcia12172.0 years
Miller10175.7 years
Wilson9577.9 years
Brown9474.1 years
Businesses in Guadalupe County, TX
NameCountNameCount
7-Eleven1Journeys1
ALDO2Justice3
AT&T5KFC3
Academy Sports + Outdoors2Kincaid1
Advance Auto Parts1Knights Inn1
Aeropostale2Kohl's1
Aerosoles1La Quinta3
American Eagle Outfitters1La-Z-Boy1
Ann Taylor2Lane Bryant2
Arby's2Lane Furniture3
AutoZone4Levi Strauss & Co.1
Avenue1Little Caesars Pizza3
Banana Republic2Long John Silver's1
Baskin-Robbins2Lowe's2
Bath & Body Works4Marriott1
Baymont Inn1Marshalls1
Bed Bath & Beyond2MasterBrand Cabinets3
Best Western1Maurices1
Blockbuster3McDonald's7
Brooks Brothers1Men's Wearhouse1
Burger King2Motel 62
CVS4Motherhood Maternity1
Carl\s Jr.1New Balance2
Casual Male XL2New York & Co1
Catherines1Nike6
Charlotte Russe1Nissan1
Chevrolet3Office Depot2
Chick-Fil-A3OfficeMax1
Chico's1Old Navy2
Chipotle2Outback2
Chuck E. Cheese's1Outback Steakhouse2
Church's Chicken3Pac Sun1
Clarks1Panda Express4
Coldwater Creek1Papa John's Pizza2
Comfort Inn1Payless4
Comfort Suites1PetSmart2
Costco1Pier 1 Imports1
Cracker Barrel1Pizza Hut3
Crate & Barrel1Plato's Closet1
Cricket Wireless6Popeyes1
Curves2Pottery Barn1
DHL1Pottery Barn Kids1
Dairy Queen1Quiznos3
Days Inn2RadioShack3
Dennys1Ramada1
Discount Tire2Red Lobster1
Domino's Pizza3Red Robin1
DressBarn3Red Roof Inn1
Dressbarn3Rodeway Inn1
Econo Lodge1Rue211
Eddie Bauer1SAS Shoes2
Express1SONIC Drive-In8
Famous Footwear3Sam's Club1
FedEx18Sears2
Firestone Complete Auto Care1Sephora1
Ford2Shoe Carnival1
GNC4Skechers USA1
GameStop4Soma Intimates1
Gap1Sprint Nextel3
Goodwill1Starbucks6
Gymboree1Subaru1
H&R Block3Subway13
Haagen-Dazs1Super 82
Havertys Furniture1T-Mobile6
Hilton2T.J.Maxx1
Hobby Lobby2Taco Bell4
Holiday Inn3Talbots1
Home Depot2Target1
Honda2Toyota1
Hot Topic1Toys"R"Us1
Houlihan's1Travelodge1
Howard Johnson1True Value2
IHOP4U-Haul9
IZOD2UPS25
J.Crew1Vans4
JCPenney2Verizon Wireless4
Jack In The Box3Victoria's Secret1
Jimmy John's1Walgreens4
JoS. A. Bank1Walmart3
Johnny Rockets1Wendy's4
Jones New York3YMCA1

Guadalupe County on our top lists:

  • #30 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest number of people moving in compared to moving out (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #47 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest percentage of residents relocating from foreign countries between 2010 and 2011 (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #69 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest percentage of residents relocating from other counties between 2010 and 2011 (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #70 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest percentage of residents relocating from foreign countries between 2010 and 2011"
  • #87 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest percentage of residents relocating to foreign countries in 2011 (pop. 50,000+)"