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Medina County, Texas (TX)

County population in 2019: 51,358 (38% urban, 62% rural); it was 39,304 in 2000
County owner-occupied with a mortgage or a loan houses and condos in 2010: 6,648
County owner-occupied free and clear houses and condos in 2010: 5,596
County owner-occupied houses and condos in 2000: 10,262
Renter-occupied apartments: 3,286 (it was 2,618 in 2000)
% of renters here:

20%
State:

36%

Land area: 1328 sq. mi.

Water area: 6.8 sq. mi.

Population density: 39 people per square mile   (low).

March 2019 cost of living index in Medina County: 80.3 (low, U.S. average is 100)

Industries providing employment: Educational, health and social services (23.7%), Construction (10.5%), Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services (10.2%).

Type of workers:

  • Private wage or salary: 73%
  • Government: 19%
  • Self-employed, not incorporated: 7%
  • Unpaid family work: 1%
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  • Races in Medina County, TX (2019)
    • 26,97052.6%Hispanic or Latino
    • 21,94242.8%White Non-Hispanic Alone
    • 1,2792.5%Black Non-Hispanic Alone
    • 5981.2%Two or more races
    • 3650.7%Asian alone
    • 910.2%American Indian and Alaska Native alone
    • 200.04%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone
Median resident age:

39.6 years
Texas median age:

35.1 years
Males: 26,462  (51.5%)
Females: 24,896  (48.5%)
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Average household size:
Medina County:

2.0 people
Texas:

3 people

Estimated median household income in 2019: $64,784 ($36,063 in 1999)
This county:

$64,784
Texas:

$64,034

Median contract rent in 2019 for apartments: $694 (lower quartile is $432, upper quartile is $884)
This county:

$694
State:

$929


Estimated median house or condo value in 2019: $160,088 (it was $65,900 in 2000)
Medina:

$160,088
Texas:

$200,400
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $83,822 - $284,799

Mean price in 2019:

Detached houses: $237,534
Here:

$237,534
State:

$268,991

Townhouses or other attached units: $240,357
Here:

$240,357
State:

$268,635

Mobile homes: $97,109
Here:

$97,109
State:

$94,014

Occupied boats, RVs, vans, etc.: $48,732
Here:

$48,732
State:

$52,538

Median monthly housing costs for homes and condos with a mortgage: $1,492
Median monthly housing costs for units without a mortgage: $460

Institutionalized population: 2,196

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

  • Murders: 1
  • Rapes: 7
  • Robberies: 3
  • Assaults: 36
  • Burglaries: 128
  • Thefts: 116
  • Auto thefts: 12

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

  • Murders: 2
  • Rapes: 8
  • Robberies: 6
  • Assaults: 32
  • Burglaries: 158
  • Thefts: 167
  • Auto thefts: 22
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Health of residents in Medina 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: 28 buildings, average cost: $85,800
  • 1998: 38 buildings, average cost: $72,100
  • 1999: 35 buildings, average cost: $82,300
  • 2000: 35 buildings, average cost: $74,800
  • 2001: 33 buildings, average cost: $74,200
  • 2002: 21 buildings, average cost: $92,200
  • 2003: 104 buildings, average cost: $41,200
  • 2004: 111 buildings, average cost: $75,200
  • 2005: 43 buildings, average cost: $100,800
  • 2006: 31 buildings, average cost: $124,500
  • 2007: 37 buildings, average cost: $119,400
  • 2008: 15 buildings, average cost: $133,400
  • 2009: 14 buildings, average cost: $132,800
  • 2010: 12 buildings, average cost: $156,800
  • 2011: 22 buildings, average cost: $155,800
  • 2012: 13 buildings, average cost: $118,900
  • 2013: 15 buildings, average cost: $193,500
  • 2014: 25 buildings, average cost: $114,100
  • 2015: 36 buildings, average cost: $163,000
  • 2016: 29 buildings, average cost: $198,700
  • 2017: 30 buildings, average cost: $194,300
  • 2018: 31 buildings, average cost: $176,100
  • 2019: 26 buildings, average cost: $194,100
Number of permits per 10,000 Medina, TX residents
Average permit cost in Medina, 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: $2,998 (1.5%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2019: $1,497 (1.3%)

Distribution of median household income in Medina, TX in 2019
Distribution of house value in Medina, TX in 2019
Distribution of rent paid by renters in Medina, TX in 2019
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2019: 10.4%
Medina County:

10.4%
Texas:

13.6%
(8.8% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 6.5% for Black residents, 11.9% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 95.2% for Native Hawaiian and other Pacific Islander residents, 7.0% for other race residents, 11.9% for two or more races residents)

Median age of residents in 2019: 39.6 years old
(Males: 37.8 years old, Females: 41.8 years old)
(Median age for: White residents: 48.3 years old, Black residents: 33.0 years old, American Indian residents: 43.8 years old, Asian residents: 37.8 years old, Hispanic or Latino residents: 32.8 years old, Other race residents: 38.3 years old)

Fair market rent in 2006 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Medina County is $473 a month.
Fair market rent for a 2-bedroom apartment is $557 a month.
Fair market rent for a 3-bedroom apartment is $666 a month.

Cities in this county include: Hondo, Devine, Castroville, Natalia, D'Hanis, LaCoste.

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

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Unemployment in November 2020:
Here:

6.8%
Texas:

8.0%

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

Current college students: 1,529
People 25 years of age or older with a high school degree or higher: 83.9%
People 25 years of age or older with a bachelor's degree or higher: 20.4%

Number of foreign born residents: 2,773 (65.2% naturalized citizens)

Medina County:

5.4%
Whole state:

17.1%
Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • 3192010 or later
  • 3582000 to 2009
  • 4781990 to 1999
  • 3831980 to 1989
  • 2771970 to 1979
  • 531Before 1970

Mean travel time to work (commute): 30.5 minutes

Percentage of county residents living and working in this county: 49.0%

Medina County marital status for males Medina County marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 12,888
  • One, attached: 70
  • Two: 262
  • 3 or 4: 358
  • 5 to 9: 218
  • 10 to 19: 69
  • 20 to 49: 123
  • 50 or more: 54
  • Mobile homes: 4,797
  • Boats, RVs, vans, etc.: 153

Housing units in Medina County with a mortgage: 5,886 (69 second mortgage, 186 home equity loan, 0 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 7,165

Here:

41.7% with mortgage
State:

56.1% with mortgage

Religion statistics for Medina County

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic13,0978
Evangelical Protestant6,80337
Mainline Protestant2,0958
Other5134
None23,498-
Medina 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: 6
Medina County:

1.37 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.47 / 10,000 pop.


Number of convenience stores (no gas): 4
This county:

0.91 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

1.11 / 10,000 pop.

Number of convenience stores (with gas): 20
Medina County:

4.57 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

3.95 / 10,000 pop.

Number of full-service restaurants: 34
This county:

7.77 / 10,000 pop.
State:

6.13 / 10,000 pop.

Adult diabetes rate:
Medina County:

8.8%
Texas:

8.9%

Adult obesity rate:
Medina County:

28.3%
State:

26.6%

Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

19.5%
State:

15.7%

Agriculture in Medina County:

Average size of farms: 413 acres
Average value of agricultural products sold per farm: $31,134
Average value of crops sold per acre for harvested cropland: $187.10
The value of nursery, greenhouse, floriculture, and sod as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 0.10%
The value of livestock, poultry, and their products as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 61.85%
Average total farm production expenses per farm: $32,025
Harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 15.39%
Irrigated harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 39.51%
Average market value of all machinery and equipment per farm: $30,612
The percentage of farms operated by a family or individual: 91.03%
Average age of principal farm operators: 58 years
Average number of cattle and calves per 100 acres of all land in farms: 9.17
Milk cows as a percentage of all cattle and calves: 0.40%
Corn for grain: 30389 harvested acres
All wheat for grain: 20548 harvested acres
Upland cotton: 4373 harvested acres
Vegetables: 2,232 harvested acres
Land in orchards: 934 acres

Earthquake activity:

Medina 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 64.8 miles away from Medina 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 269.0 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 64.2 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 278.0 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 66.7 miles away from Medina 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 65.6 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 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 Tropical Storm Erin, Incident Period: August 14, 2007 to August 20, 2007, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1730: October 02, 2007, FEMA Id: 1730, Natural disaster type: Tropical Storm
  • 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 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
  • 3 other natural disasters have been reported since 1953.

The number of natural disasters in Medina County (13) is near the US average (15).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 6
Emergencies Declared: 6

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 4, Storms: 4, Fires: 3, Hurricanes: 3, Tornadoes: 2, Tropical Storms: 2, Other: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Means of transportation to work in 2019 - Medina

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 9,983 (73.9%)
  • Carpooled: 2,489 (18.4%)
  • Bus: 8 (0.1%)
  • Taxicab, motorcycle, or other means: 51 (0.4%)
  • Walked: 232 (1.7%)
  • Worked at home: 750 (5.6%)
Class of Workers in 2019
Most common industries in 2019 (%)
Males Females
Most common industries for males in 2019


  • Health care and social assistance (20%)
  • Educational services (14%)
  • Retail trade (8%)
  • Accommodation and food services (6%)
  • Public administration (6%)
  • Finance and insurance (5%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (5%)

Most common industries for females in 2019


  • Health care and social assistance (23%)
  • Educational services (17%)
  • Retail trade (10%)
  • Accommodation and food services (7%)
  • Public administration (7%)
  • Finance and insurance (6%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (6%)

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


  • Construction and extraction occupations (19%)
  • Management occupations (10%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (10%)
  • Transportation occupations (8%)
  • Production occupations (8%)
  • Sales and related occupations (5%)
  • Material moving occupations (4%)

Most common occupations for females in 2019


  • Office and administrative support occupations (18%)
  • Educational instruction, and library occupations (11%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (10%)
  • Sales and related occupations (10%)
  • Management occupations (9%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (7%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (7%)

Most common places of birth for foreign-born residents


  • Mexico (78%)
  • Philippines (3%)
  • Honduras (2%)
  • Malaysia (2%)
  • Dominican Republic (2%)
  • United Kingdom, excluding England and Scotland (2%)
  • Peru (1%)

Most common first ancestries reported in Medina County


  • German (8%)
  • American (5%)
  • Irish (2%)
  • English (2%)
  • European (2%)
  • Alsatian (1%)
  • Scotch-Irish (1%)

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

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

  • 1,292 people in state prisons
  • 276 people in nursing homes
  • 74 people in homes for the mentally ill
  • 72 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 50 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 12 people in homes for the mentally retarded
  • 4 people in religious group quarters

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

  • 1,818 people in state prisons
  • 314 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 71 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 64 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
  • 40 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 $61,481.

8.40% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($54,270 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

8.40%
Texas average:

7.43%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries.
7.28% relocated from other counties in Texas ($46,890 average AGI)
1.12% relocated from other states ($7,381 average AGI)
Medina County:

1.12%
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  4.26% ($57,501 average AGI)
from Atascosa County, TX  0.53% ($43,023)
from Frio County, TX  0.22% ($37,417)
from Uvalde County, TX  0.21% ($50,765)
from Travis County, TX  0.15% ($36,640)
from Guadalupe County, TX  0.15% ($67,208)


7.20% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($46,857 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.20%
Texas average:

7.26%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries.
6.15% relocated to other counties in Texas ($40,805 average AGI)
1.05% relocated to other states ($6,051 average AGI)
Medina County:

1.05%
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  3.28% ($45,863 average AGI)
to Atascosa County, TX  0.43% ($47,638)
to Frio County, TX  0.20% ($13,750)
to Travis County, TX  0.15% ($49,458)
to Uvalde County, TX  0.15% ($36,208)

Births per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 14.6
Births per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 13.7

Births per 1000 population in Medina County

Deaths per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 8.3
Deaths per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 8.0
Deaths per 1000 population from 2007 to 2019: 8.4

Deaths per 1000 population in Medina County

Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 1990 to 1999: 7.2
Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 2000 to 2006: 5.3

Infant deaths per 1000 population in Medina County
Population without health insurance coverage in 2018: 18.2%
Persons under 19 years old without health insurance coverage in 2018: 11.9%
Percentage of population without health insurance coverage in Medina County
All 18-64 40-64 50-64 Under 19
Population without health insurance coverage in Medina County
18-64 population without health insurance coverage in Medina County
40-64 population without health insurance coverage in Medina County
50-64 population without health insurance coverage in Medina County
Population under 19 years without health insurance coverage in Medina County

Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare) in July 1, 2007: 6,036 (4,943 aged, 1,093 disabled)
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2007: 2,241 (19%)
Persons enrolled in Medicare
Aged persons enrolled in Medicare
Disabled persons enrolled in Medicare

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

  • Acute myocardial infarction, unspecified (816)
  • Atherosclerotic heart disease (448)
  • Bronchus or lung, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (387)
  • Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, unspecified (292)
  • Unspecified dementia (226)
  • Stroke, not specified as haemorrhage or infarction (208)
  • Alzheimer disease, unspecified (114)
  • Congestive heart failure (91)
  • Heart failure, unspecified (72)
  • Senile degeneration of brain, not elsewhere classified (71)

Population without health insurance coverage in 2000: 19%
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000: 19%

Short term general hospitals per 100,000 population in 2004: 2.37
Short term general hospital admissions per 100,000 population in 2004: 1,973
Short term general hospital beds per 100,000 population in 2004: 59
Emergency room visits per 100,000 population in 2004: 18,962

General practice office based MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1,364
Medical specialist MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 825
Dentists per 100,000 population in 1998: 14

Total births per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006 : 21
Total deaths per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006: 58

Limited-service eating places per 100,000 population in 2005 : 5

Suicides per 1,000,000 population from 2000 to 2006: 97.1. This is less than state average.

Mechanisms of suicide
Deaths per 1,000,000 population:
  • Firearm - 72.8
  • Other - 24.3

Household type by relationship:

Households: 51,358
  • Male householders: 8,173 (1,631 living alone), Female householders: 7,984 (1,878 living alone)
  • 9,334 spouses (9,273 opposite-sex spouses), 501 unmarried partners, (495 opposite-sex unmarried partners), 15,469 children (13,904 natural, 544 adopted, 1,038 stepchildren), 2,199 grandchildren, 740 brothers or sisters, 775 parents, 0 foster children, 1,623 other relatives, 1,989 non-relatives
  • In group quarters: 2,503

Size of family households: 5,150 2-persons, 2,405 3-persons, 2,053 4-persons, 1,286 5-persons, 822 6-persons, 178 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 3,510 1-person, 671 2-persons, 74 3-persons, 6 5-persons.

6,569 married couples with children.
2,614 single-parent households (612 men, 2,002 women).

68.4% of residents of Medina speak English at home.
31.7% of residents speak Spanish at home (80% speak English very well, 14% speak English well, 5% speak English not well, 1% don't speak English at all).
0.5% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (86% speak English very well, 14% speak English well).
0.2% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (82% speak English very well, 15% speak English well, 3% speak English not well).

In fiscal year 2004:

Federal Government expenditure: $179,279,000 ($4,241 per capita)
Department of Defense expenditure: $15,364,000
Federal direct payments to individuals for retirement and disability: $95,938,000
Federal other direct payments to individuals: $37,617,000
Federal direct payments not to individuals: $4,015,000
Federal grants: $35,668,000
Federal procurement contracts: $1,012,000 ($79,000 Department of Defense)
Federal salaries and wages: $5,030,000 ($1,327,000 Department of Defense)
Federal Government direct loans: $25,000
Federal guaranteed/insured loans: $15,047,000
Federal Government insurance: $64,600,000

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

Births: 2,836
Here:

66 per 1000 residents
State:

85 per 1000 residents

Deaths: 1,609
Here:

37 per 1000 residents
State:

35 per 1000 residents

Net international migration: +101
Here:

+2 per 1000 residents
State:

+29 per 1000 residents

Net internal migration: +2,452
Here:

+57 per 1000 residents
State:

+10 per 1000 residents
Population growth in Medina County

Total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply: 6.30 millions of gallons per day (99% from ground, 1% from surface)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

6.0
State:

6.3

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

5.1
State:

4.1

Year house built in Medina County, Texas
  • Year house built in Medina County, Texas
  • 1,2282014 or later
  • 5372010 to 2013
  • 3,9862000 to 2009
  • 3,7071990 to 1999
  • 2,5901980 to 1989
  • 2,3881970 to 1979
  • 1,3711960 to 1969
  • 1,3141950 to 1959
  • 7971940 to 1949
  • 1,0541939 or earlier
Rooms in houses/apartments in Medina County, Texas
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Medina County, Texas
  • Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Medina County, Texas
  • 1801 room
  • 962 rooms
  • 3783 rooms
  • 1,4684 rooms
  • 2,9345 rooms
  • 3,2086 rooms
  • 1,9907 rooms
  • 1,1888 rooms
  • 1,5389+ rooms
Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Medina County, Texas
  • Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Medina County, Texas
  • 1011 room
  • 732 rooms
  • 4233 rooms
  • 5154 rooms
  • 8025 rooms
  • 6226 rooms
  • 3547 rooms
  • 1938 rooms
  • 659+ rooms
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Medina County, Texas
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in Medina County, Texas
  • Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in Medina County, Texas
  • 209no bedroom
  • 3781 bedroom
  • 2,1572 bedrooms
  • 6,9903 bedrooms
  • 2,8984 bedrooms
  • 3005+ bedrooms
Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Medina County, Texas
  • Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Medina County, Texas
  • 136no bedroom
  • 4351 bedroom
  • 9122 bedrooms
  • 1,1943 bedrooms
  • 3654 bedrooms
  • 1065+ bedrooms
Cars and other vehicles available in Medina County, Texas in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Cars and other vehicles available in Medina County in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Medina County in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • 415no vehicle
  • 2,7591 vehicle
  • 4,7602 vehicles
  • 3,2903 vehicles
  • 1,2244 vehicles
  • 5715+ vehicles
Cars and other vehicles available in Medina County in renter-occupied apartments
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Medina County in renter-occupied apartments
  • 387no vehicle
  • 1,2461 vehicle
  • 9822 vehicles
  • 4443 vehicles
  • 1304 vehicles
  • 65+ vehicles

86.3% of Medina County residents lived in the same house 1 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 31% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 92% lived in Texas.

Medina County:

86.3%
State average:

84.4%

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

  • This state: 38,421
  • Other state: 9,379
  • Northeast: 804
  • Midwest: 2,287
  • South: 2,622
  • West: 3,719
Year householders moved into unit in Medina County, TX
Most commonly used house heating fuel in Medina County
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos
  • 71.2%Electricity
  • 17.4%Utility gas
  • 9.3%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 1.0%Wood
  • 0.9%No fuel used
  • 0.1%Solar energy
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments
  • 82.8%Electricity
  • 9.3%Utility gas
  • 7.0%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 1.0%No fuel used

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 175
Here:

3.4%
Texas:

7.0%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 284
Here:

8.5%
Texas:

6.6%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 264
Here:

17.0%
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

Medina County government finances - Expenditure in 2017:

  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $3,960,000
    Police Protection: $3,654,000
    Central Staff Services: $3,434,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $2,658,000
    Correctional Institutions: $2,624,000
    Financial Administration: $1,541,000
    Health - Other: $1,181,000
    General Public Buildings: $591,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $567,000
    Corrections - Other: $384,000
    General - Other: $351,000
    Public Welfare, Vendor Payments for Medical Care: $227,000
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $171,000
    Libraries: $55,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Public Welfare: $325,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $161,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Judicial and Legal Services: $464,000
    Other - Correctional Institutions: $201,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Other: $152,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $1,579,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $1,435,000
    Interest Earnings: $163,000
    Sale of Property: $160,000
    Donations From Private Sources: $8,000
    Rents: $3,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - General Public Building: $588,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $3,424,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $47,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Health and Hospitals: $873,000
    Other: $628,000
    Public Welfare: $533,000
    General Local Government Support: $173,000
    Highways: $73,000
  • Tax - Property: $14,039,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $1,522,000
    Motor Vehicle License: $1,103,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $6,929,000

Medina County government finances - Revenue in 2017:

  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $3,960,000
    Police Protection: $3,654,000
    Central Staff Services: $3,434,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $2,658,000
    Correctional Institutions: $2,624,000
    Financial Administration: $1,541,000
    Health - Other: $1,181,000
    General Public Buildings: $591,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $567,000
    Corrections - Other: $384,000
    General - Other: $351,000
    Public Welfare, Vendor Payments for Medical Care: $227,000
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $171,000
    Libraries: $55,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Public Welfare: $325,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $161,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Judicial and Legal Services: $464,000
    Other - Correctional Institutions: $201,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Other: $152,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $1,579,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $1,435,000
    Interest Earnings: $163,000
    Sale of Property: $160,000
    Donations From Private Sources: $8,000
    Rents: $3,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - General Public Building: $588,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $3,424,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $47,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Health and Hospitals: $873,000
    Other: $628,000
    Public Welfare: $533,000
    General Local Government Support: $173,000
    Highways: $73,000
  • Tax - Property: $14,039,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $1,522,000
    Motor Vehicle License: $1,103,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $6,929,000

Medina County government finances - Debt in 2017:

  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $3,960,000
    Police Protection: $3,654,000
    Central Staff Services: $3,434,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $2,658,000
    Correctional Institutions: $2,624,000
    Financial Administration: $1,541,000
    Health - Other: $1,181,000
    General Public Buildings: $591,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $567,000
    Corrections - Other: $384,000
    General - Other: $351,000
    Public Welfare, Vendor Payments for Medical Care: $227,000
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $171,000
    Libraries: $55,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Public Welfare: $325,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $161,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Judicial and Legal Services: $464,000
    Other - Correctional Institutions: $201,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Other: $152,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $1,579,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $1,435,000
    Interest Earnings: $163,000
    Sale of Property: $160,000
    Donations From Private Sources: $8,000
    Rents: $3,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - General Public Building: $588,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $3,424,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $47,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Health and Hospitals: $873,000
    Other: $628,000
    Public Welfare: $533,000
    General Local Government Support: $173,000
    Highways: $73,000
  • Tax - Property: $14,039,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $1,522,000
    Motor Vehicle License: $1,103,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $6,929,000

Medina County government finances - Cash and Securities in 2017:

  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $3,960,000
    Police Protection: $3,654,000
    Central Staff Services: $3,434,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $2,658,000
    Correctional Institutions: $2,624,000
    Financial Administration: $1,541,000
    Health - Other: $1,181,000
    General Public Buildings: $591,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $567,000
    Corrections - Other: $384,000
    General - Other: $351,000
    Public Welfare, Vendor Payments for Medical Care: $227,000
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $171,000
    Libraries: $55,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Public Welfare: $325,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $161,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Judicial and Legal Services: $464,000
    Other - Correctional Institutions: $201,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Other: $152,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $1,579,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $1,435,000
    Interest Earnings: $163,000
    Sale of Property: $160,000
    Donations From Private Sources: $8,000
    Rents: $3,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - General Public Building: $588,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $3,424,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $47,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Health and Hospitals: $873,000
    Other: $628,000
    Public Welfare: $533,000
    General Local Government Support: $173,000
    Highways: $73,000
  • Tax - Property: $14,039,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $1,522,000
    Motor Vehicle License: $1,103,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $6,929,000

Supplemental Security Income (SSI) in 2006:

  • Total number of recipients: 1,150
  • Number of aged recipients: 225
  • Number of blind and disabled recipients: 925
  • Number of recipients under 18: 154
  • Number of recipients between 18 and 64: 630
  • Number of recipients older than 64: 366
  • Number of recipients also receiving OASDI: 523
  • Amount of payments (thousands of dollars): 447
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 6 full tracts)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
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 Value
LOANS ORIGINATED124$152,927149$518,315322$398,44184$33,83336$130,27874$324,568
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED14$89,50027$100,44442$153,81012$40,7504$68,00028$72,107
APPLICATIONS DENIED25$116,00098$108,184178$181,30979$40,83515$94,26787$54,425
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN15$153,06722$136,81893$167,91412$73,2509$107,22212$69,667
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS3$164,66712$108,16721$163,4765$72,6003$79,33311$55,545
Choose year:  2009 2008 2007 2006 2005 2004
Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 6 full tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
C) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A & B)
D) Loans On Manufactured
Home Dwelling (A & B)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED18$201,1116$289,8330$00$0
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED7$193,5717$296,5711$54,0001$54,000
APPLICATIONS DENIED4$165,2506$213,6670$00$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN4$303,0001$290,0000$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$00$00$0
Choose year:  2009 2008 2007 2006 2005 2004
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Medina, TX
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Medina, TX - Value
Most common first names in Medina County, TX among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Mary13579.0 years
John12674.6 years
William10876.6 years
James10774.5 years
Maria10177.3 years
Robert9672.9 years
Jose7374.6 years
George7176.1 years
Charles6674.5 years
Joe5271.7 years
Most common last names in Medina County, TX among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Rodriguez7677.1 years
Hernandez7574.0 years
Garcia7170.6 years
Gonzales6675.0 years
Martinez6373.8 years
Smith5275.7 years
Lopez4666.1 years
Ramirez4573.5 years
Perez4174.5 years
Garza4171.9 years
Businesses in Medina County, TX
NameCountNameCount
AT&T2H&R Block3
Ace Hardware1Little Caesars Pizza1
Alco Stores1McDonald's3
Best Western1Nike1
Blockbuster1Pizza Hut2
Chevrolet2RadioShack2
Church's Chicken3SONIC Drive-In4
Cricket Wireless4T-Mobile1
Dairy Queen1True Value2
Domino's Pizza1U-Haul1
FedEx3UPS4
Ford2Walmart1

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  • #49 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest surface withdrawal of fresh water for public supply"