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 2019:51,584More data
Estimate 2018:50,862 
Estimate 2017:50,183 
Estimate 2016:49,254 
Estimate 2015:48,402 
Estimate 2014:47,830 
Estimate 2013:47,238 
Estimate 2012:46,796 
Estimate 2011:46,507 
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:3,119More data
Devine city:4,829More data
Hondo city:9,436More data
LaCoste city:1,247More data
Lytle city (pt.):567More data
Natalia city:1,590More data
San Antonio city (pt.):31More 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 - 2019 (Census Bureau)
Percent Hispanic:52.3%More data
Race - 2019 (Census Bureau)
Percent White Alone:93.5%More data
Percent African American Alone:3.0%More data
Percent American Indian and Alaska Native Alone:1.1%More data
Percent Asian Alone:0.8%More data
Percent Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander Alone:0.2%More data
Percent Multi-Racial:1.5%More data
Race and Ethnicity - 2019 (Census Bureau)
Percent Not Hispanic White Alone:43.2%More data
Percent Not Hispanic Black Alone:2.5%More data
Age - 2018 (Census Bureau)     «Age Groups»
17 and Under:23.1%More data
65 and Older:16.7%More data
85 and Older:1.9%More data
Median Age:39.2More data
Per Capita Income - 2018 (BEA):$39,403More data
Total Personal Income - 2018 (BEA):$2,006,434,000More data
Median Household Income - 2018 (Census Bureau):$59,304More data
Poverty - 2018 (Census Bureau)
Percent of Population in Poverty:12.3%More data
Percent of Population under 18 in Poverty:17.9%More data
Educational Attainment (Census Bureau, 2014-2018 American Community Survey 5-Year Estimate)
Percent high school graduate and higher, Age 25 and over:83.0% 
Percent bachelor's degree or higher, Age 25 and over:19.8% 
Pay (BLS)
Average Annual Pay - 2018:$37,513More data
Average Annual Pay - 2017:$35,808 
Average Annual Pay - 2016:$34,564 
Average Annual Pay - 2015:$34,471 
Average Annual Pay - 2014:$34,484 
Annual Unemployment Rate, Not Adjusted (Texas Workforce Commission)
Unemployment Rate - 2019:3.1More data
Unemployment Rate - 2018:3.5 
Unemployment Rate - 2017:3.9 
Unemployment Rate - 2016:4.4 
Unemployment Rate - 2015:4.4 
COUNTY FINANCES (Texas Comptroller of Public Accounts)
Property Taxes - 2018
Total County Tax Rate:     «Detailed Tax Rates»$0.551700More data
Total Market Value:     «Values and Levies»$6,383,076,946More data
Total Appraised Value Available for County Taxation:$3,287,589,913More data
Total Actual Levy:$18,119,194More data
For property tax information about a specific property, contact the Appraisal District.
Sales Tax Allocation History
CY 2019:$2,652,485More data
CY 2018:$2,282,286 
CY 2017:$1,925,940 
CY 2016:$1,824,555 
CY 2015:$1,726,114 
Centerline Miles - 2018
IH Highways:12.665More data
US Highways:37.331More data
State Highways, Spurs, Loops, Business Routes:59.537More data
Farm or Ranch to Market Roads and Spurs:194.804More data
Pass, Park and Recreation Roads:4.316More data
Frontage Roads:15.293More data
On-System Subtotal:323.946More data
City Streets:145.448More data
Certified County Roads:793.177More data
Toll Road Authority Roads:0.000More data
Federal Roads:0.000More data
Off-System Subtotal:938.625More data
Center Line Miles: County Total:1,262.571More data
Lane Miles - 2018
IH Highways:50.660More data
US Highways:149.785More data
State Highways, Spurs, Loops, Business Routes:134.542More data
Farm or Ranch to Market Roads and Spurs:391.574More data
Pass, Park and Recreation Roads:8.632More data
Frontage Roads:30.586More data
On-System Subtotal:765.779More data
City Streets:290.896More data
Certified County Roads:1,586.354More data
Toll Road Authority Roads:0.000More data
Federal Roads:0.000More data
Off-System Subtotal:1,877.250More data
County Total:2,643.029More data
County Business Patterns (Census Bureau):     «CBP 2018»
Gross Domestic Product (BEA):     «GDP 2018»
County Agricultural Profile (USDA):     «Census of Agriculture 2017»
State & County QuickFacts (Census Bureau):     «Medina County QuickFacts»
State & County Narrative Profiles (Census Bureau):     «Narrative Profiles (Beta)»
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.