Medina 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 2015:48,417More data
Estimate 2014:47,876 
Estimate 2013:47,319 
Estimate 2012:46,830 
Estimate 2011:46,517 
Census 2010:46,006More data
Census 2000:39,304More data
Population of the County Seat (Hondo)
Census 2010:8,803 
Census 2000:7,897 
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.
Castroville city:2,931More data
Devine city:4,705More data
Hondo city:9,119More data
LaCoste city:1,173More data
Lytle city (pt.):525More data
Natalia city:1,490More data
San Antonio city (pt.):27More data
County Size in Square Miles (Census Bureau and EPA)
Land Area:1,325.4More data
Water Area:9.2More data
Total Area:1,334.5More data
Population Density Per Square Mile
2010:34.71More data
Urban and Rural Population of the County, 2010 (Census Bureau)
Percent Urban:38.44More data
Percent Rural:61.56More data
Ethnicity - 2015 (Census Bureau)
Percent Hispanic:50.9%More data
Race - 2015 (Census Bureau)
Percent White Alone:93.9%More data
Percent African American Alone:2.8%More data
Percent American Indian and Alaska Native Alone:1.0%More data
Percent Asian Alone:0.9%More data
Percent Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander Alone:0.1%More data
Percent Multi-Racial:1.2%More data
Race and Ethnicity - 2015 (Census Bureau)
Percent Not Hispanic White Alone:44.9%More data
Percent Not Hispanic Black Alone:2.3%More data
Age - 2015 (Census Bureau)     «Age Groups»
17 and Under:23.7%More data
65 and Older:15.8%More data
85 and Older:1.8%More data
Median Age:38.9More data
Per Capita Income - 2015 (BEA):$36,697More data
Total Personal Income - 2015 (BEA):$1,776,770,000More data
Median Household Income - 2015 (Census Bureau):$52,831More data
Poverty - 2015 (Census Bureau)
Percent of Population in Poverty:14.8%More data
Percent of Population under 18 in Poverty:21.4%More data
Educational Attainment (Census Bureau, 2011-2015 American Community Survey 5-Year Estimate)
Age 25 and older, Percent high school graduate and higher:N/A% 
Age 25 and older, Percent bachelor's degree or higher:N/A% 
Wages (BEA - Due to reduced funding, this data on average wages is no longer availble from the BEA.)
Average Wage Per Job - 2013:$32,562More data
Average Wage Per Job - 2012:$31,732 
Average Wage Per Job - 2011:$29,538 
Average Wage Per Job - 2010:$28,396 
Average Wage Per Job - 2009:$27,269 
Pay (BLS)
Average Annual Pay - 2015:$34,471More data
Average Annual Pay - 2014:$34,484 
Average Annual Pay - 2013:$32,710 
Average Annual Pay - 2012:$31,704 
Average Annual Pay - 2011:$29,534 
Annual Unemployment Rate, Not Adjusted (Texas Workforce Commission)
Unemployment Rate - 2015:4.4More data
Unemployment Rate - 2014:4.9 
Unemployment Rate - 2013:6.0 
Unemployment Rate - 2012:6.5 
Unemployment Rate - 2011:7.5 
COUNTY FINANCES (Texas Comptroller of Public Accounts)
Property Taxes - 2015
Total County Tax Rate:     «Historic Tax Rate» «Detailed Tax Rates»$0.551700More data
Total Market Value:     «Values and Levies»$5,166,532,888More data
Total Appraised Value Available for County Taxation:$2,612,592,427More data
Total Actual Levy:$14,395,297More data
For property tax information about a specific property, contact the Appraisal District.
Sales Tax Allocation History
CY 2015:$1,726,114More data
CY 2014:$1,503,120 
CY 2013:$1,315,682 
CY 2012:$1,253,058 
CY 2011:$1,050,972 
Centerline Miles - 2015
IH Highways:12.620More data
US Highways:37.336More data
State Highways, Spurs, Loops, Business Routes:59.478More data
Farm or Ranch to Market Roads and Spurs:195.235More data
Pass, Park and Recreation Roads:4.297More data
Frontage Roads:14.982More data
On-System Subtotal:323.948More data
City Streets:145.452More data
Certified County Roads:793.198More data
Toll Road Authority Roads:0.000More data
Federal Roads:0.000More data
Off-System Subtotal:938.650More data
Center Line Miles: County Total:1,262.598More data
Lane Miles - 2015
IH Highways:50.480More data
US Highways:149.812More data
State Highways, Spurs, Loops, Business Routes:134.442More data
Farm or Ranch to Market Roads and Spurs:392.543More data
Pass, Park and Recreation Roads:8.594More data
Frontage Roads:29.964More data
On-System Subtotal:765.835More data
City Streets:290.904More data
Certified County Roads:1,586.396More data
Toll Road Authority Roads:0.000More data
Federal Roads:0.000More data
Off-System Subtotal:1,877.300More data
County Total:2,643.135More data
County Business Patterns (Census Bureau):     «CBP 2014»
County Agricultural Profile (USDA):     «Census of Agriculture 2012»
State & County QuickFacts (Census Bureau):     «Medina County QuickFacts»
State & County Narrative Profiles (Census Bureau):     «Medina County Narrative Profile»
County History (Handbook of Texas Online):     «Medina County History»
Texas Almanac (Texas State Historical Association):     «Medina County»

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

Airports in Medina County.
Hospitals in Medina County.
Prisons in Medina County.