Guadalupe County Profile

Compiled by
The County Information Program, Texas Association of Counties

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Map of County

Note: Corrected/updated 2013 property tax data for Anderson, Andrews, Angelina, Ector, Hale, Hood and Montgomery on April 29, 2015.

POPULATION (Census Bureau)
County Population     «History»   «Group Quarters»
Estimate 2017:159,659More data
Estimate 2016:154,596 
Estimate 2015:150,585 
Estimate 2014:146,765 
Estimate 2013:142,840 
Estimate 2012:139,586 
Estimate 2011:135,789 
Census 2010:131,533More data
Census 2000:89,023More data
Population of the County Seat (Seguin)
Census 2010:25,175 
Census 2000:22,011 
Note: City and town populations include only those parts of each place found within this county. Use our «Town & City Search» to find the total population of each place.
Cibolo city (pt.):29,249More data
Luling city (pt.):20More data
Marion city:1,121More data
New Berlin city:543More data
New Braunfels city (pt.):13,824More data
San Marcos city (pt.):0More data
Santa Clara city:741More data
Schertz city (pt.):37,010More data
Seguin city:28,983More data
Selma city (pt.):2,599More data
Staples city:281More data
County Size in Square Miles (Census Bureau and EPA)
Land Area:711.3More data
Water Area:3.5More data
Total Area:714.8More data
Population Density Per Square Mile
2010:184.92More data
Urban and Rural Population of the County, 2010 (Census Bureau)
Percent Urban:73.84More data
Percent Rural:26.16More data
Ethnicity - 2017 (Census Bureau)
Percent Hispanic:38.0%More data
Race - 2017 (Census Bureau)
Percent White Alone:85.8%More data
Percent African American Alone:8.5%More data
Percent American Indian and Alaska Native Alone:1.0%More data
Percent Asian Alone:1.9%More data
Percent Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander Alone:0.2%More data
Percent Multi-Racial:2.7%More data
Race and Ethnicity - 2017 (Census Bureau)
Percent Not Hispanic White Alone:50.4%More data
Percent Not Hispanic Black Alone:7.5%More data
Age - 2017 (Census Bureau)     «Age Groups»
17 and Under:25.6%More data
65 and Older:13.4%More data
85 and Older:1.4%More data
Median Age:36.8More data
Per Capita Income - 2017 (BEA):$43,019More data
Total Personal Income - 2017 (BEA):$6,868,371,000More data
Median Household Income - 2017 (Census Bureau):$66,886More data
Poverty - 2017 (Census Bureau)
Percent of Population in Poverty:9.3%More data
Percent of Population under 18 in Poverty:12.0%More data
Educational Attainment (Census Bureau, 2012-2016 American Community Survey 5-Year Estimate)
Percent high school graduate and higher:88.2% 
Percent bachelor's degree or higher:26.5% 
Pay (BLS)
Average Annual Pay - 2017:$41,973More data
Average Annual Pay - 2016:$40,539 
Average Annual Pay - 2015:$40,641 
Average Annual Pay - 2014:$39,659 
Average Annual Pay - 2013:$38,225 
Annual Unemployment Rate, Not Adjusted (Texas Workforce Commission)
Unemployment Rate - 2017:3.3More data
Unemployment Rate - 2016:3.6 
Unemployment Rate - 2015:3.5 
Unemployment Rate - 2014:4.3 
Unemployment Rate - 2013:5.5 
COUNTY FINANCES (Texas Comptroller of Public Accounts)
Property Taxes - 2017
Total County Tax Rate:     «Detailed Tax Rates»$0.379900More data
Total Market Value:     «Values and Levies»$16,251,492,425More data
Total Appraised Value Available for County Taxation:$12,398,971,900More data
Total Actual Levy:$47,089,695More data
For property tax information about a specific property, contact the Appraisal District.
Sales Tax Allocation History
CY 2017:$7,216,917More data
CY 2016:$7,323,629 
CY 2015:$7,232,336 
CY 2014:$7,239,274 
CY 2013:$6,576,569 
Centerline Miles - 2016
IH Highways:38.748More data
US Highways:40.703More data
State Highways, Spurs, Loops, Business Routes:70.683More data
Farm or Ranch to Market Roads and Spurs:213.727More data
Pass, Park and Recreation Roads:0.000More data
Frontage Roads:39.090More data
On-System Subtotal:402.951More data
City Streets:471.593More data
Certified County Roads:654.334More data
Toll Road Authority Roads:0.000More data
Federal Roads:0.000More data
Off-System Subtotal:1,125.927More data
Center Line Miles: County Total:1,528.878More data
Lane Miles - 2016
IH Highways:161.646More data
US Highways:96.246More data
State Highways, Spurs, Loops, Business Routes:227.600More data
Farm or Ranch to Market Roads and Spurs:440.840More data
Pass, Park and Recreation Roads:0.000More data
Frontage Roads:78.429More data
On-System Subtotal:1,004.761More data
City Streets:958.872More data
Certified County Roads:1,308.668More data
Toll Road Authority Roads:0.000More data
Federal Roads:0.000More data
Off-System Subtotal:2,267.540More data
County Total:3,272.301More data
County Business Patterns (Census Bureau):     «CBP 2016»
County Agricultural Profile (USDA):     «Census of Agriculture 2012»
State & County QuickFacts (Census Bureau):     «Guadalupe County QuickFacts»
State & County Narrative Profiles (Census Bureau):     «Guadalupe County Narrative Profile»
County History (Handbook of Texas Online):     «Guadalupe County History»
Texas Almanac (Texas State Historical Association):     «Guadalupe County»

Special Districts in Guadalupe County.
School Districts in Guadalupe County.
History of City Tax Rates in Guadalupe County.

Airports in Guadalupe County.
Hospitals in Guadalupe County.
Prisons in Guadalupe County.