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People

Total Population 3,637
Male Share of the Population 47.6%
Female Share of the Population 52.4%
Senior Citizens 21.4%
Employed Population 16+ 1,303
Age of the Population 50

Families

% of people married 81.5%
Average household size 3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 67.8%
Median Earnings25+ $70,472
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $0
Median Earnings With High School Degree $19,265

Wealth

Median Family Income $131,625
% Above Poverty Level 98.9%
% Below Poverty Level 1.1%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 31 minutes
% Working from Home 9.5%
% Walking and Biking to Work 0.2%
% Using Public Transportation %

Housing

People Living Alone 8.1%
Median Gross Rent $2,711
Median House Value $422,300

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 22.8%
US/American 0%
English 12.4%
Irish 13.1%

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

Garden Ridge Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Large City 18 miles NE of San Antonio, Texas
County Comal
Metro Area San Antonio
Standard Zip Codes 78266
Phone Area Codes 830
Time Zone Central (-6 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 29.634
Longitude -98.305

Garden Ridge 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 SAN ANTONIO INTL AP
Distance 12 miles
Jan Temp 39 to 62 F
Apr Temp 57 to 80 F
Jul Temp 74 to 95 F
Oct Temp 59 to 82 F
Annual Precip 32.9 inches
Station NEW BRAUNFELS
Distance 13.2 miles
Jan Temp 36 to 62 F
Apr Temp 53 to 80 F
Jul Temp 71 to 95 F
Oct Temp 55 to 82 F
Annual Precip 35.7 inches
Station CANYON DAM
Distance 17.3 miles
Jan Temp 38 to 60 F
Apr Temp 55 to 79 F
Jul Temp 71 to 95 F
Oct Temp 58 to 81 F
Annual Precip 36.4 inches

Neighborhood and Nearby Area Names

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

Bracken (78266)

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

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Population Median Family Income
Cibolo 23,977 $94,214
Converse 20,450 $68,529

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

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