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People

Total Population 2,860
Male Share of the Population 43%
Female Share of the Population 57%
Senior Citizens 26.5%
Employed Population 16+ 1,136
Age of the Population 48

Families

% of people married 50.3%
Average household size 3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 23.2%
Median Earnings25+ $27,354
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $17,448
Median Earnings With High School Degree $20,726

Wealth

Median Family Income $62,333
% Above Poverty Level 85.3%
% Below Poverty Level 14.7%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 30 minutes
% Working from Home 1.9%
% Walking and Biking to Work 2%
% Using Public Transportation %

Housing

People Living Alone 30%
Median Gross Rent $852
Median House Value $156,400

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 48.8%
US/American 0%
English 9.5%
Irish 11.2%

Source: American Community Survey, U.S. Census Bureau, 2015, www.census.gov/programs-surveys/acs/.

Castroville Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Large City 23 miles W of San Antonio, Texas
County Medina
Standard Zip Codes 78009, 78056
Phone Area Codes 830
Time Zone Central (-6 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 29.355
Longitude -98.878

Castroville Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)

Station LYTLE 3 W
Distance 8.6 miles
Jan Temp 40 to 64 F
Apr Temp 58 to 81 F
Jul Temp 72 to 94 F
Oct Temp 60 to 82 F
Annual Precip 26.8 inches
Station HONDO AP
Distance 17.4 miles
Jan Temp 38 to 62 F
Apr Temp 56 to 81 F
Jul Temp 71 to 95 F
Oct Temp 59 to 82 F
Annual Precip 26.1 inches
Station CHARLOTTE 5 NNW
Distance 30.2 miles
Jan Temp 41 to 67 F
Apr Temp 59 to 85 F
Jul Temp 73 to 97 F
Oct Temp 60 to 85 F
Annual Precip 26.3 inches

Neighborhood and Nearby Area Names

According to the US Postal Service, Castroville, its neighborhoods, and/or surrounding areas are also referred to as:

Mico (78056)

Note that not all alternate names are acceptable for use in US Post Office addresses.

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Population Median Family Income
Devine 4,529 $72,527
Hondo 8,987 $45,466

Source: American Community Survey, U.S. Census Bureau, 2015, www.census.gov/programs-surveys/acs/.

Castroville Public Libraries

Library
Castroville Public Library
802 LONDON ST
Castroville, Texas
(830) 931-4095

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Castroville High Schools

(Sorted by Number of Students)

MEDINA VALLEY H S
8395 F M 471 S
830-931-2514
Serves 931 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 14.6

BIGFOOT ALTERNATIVE
8449 FM 4715
830-931-2243
A Non-traditional School
Serves 6 students.

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