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People

Total Population 1,351
Male Share of the Population 56.8%
Female Share of the Population 43.2%
Senior Citizens 12.9%
Employed Population 16+ 635
Age of the Population 36

Families

% of people married 44.9%
Average household size 4

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 4.7%
Median Earnings25+ $21,263
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $20,323
Median Earnings With High School Degree $28,125

Wealth

Median Family Income $33,750
% Above Poverty Level 80.3%
% Below Poverty Level 19.7%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 19 minutes
% Working from Home %
% Walking and Biking to Work 1.3%
% Using Public Transportation 4.5%

Housing

People Living Alone 19.5%
Median Gross Rent $551
Median House Value $35,200

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 93%
US/American 0%
English 0.2%
Irish 0.7%

Waelder Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Large City 47 miles SE of Austin, Texas
County Gonzales
Standard Zip Codes 78959
Phone Area Codes 512
Time Zone Central (-6 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 29.695
Longitude -97.298

Waelder 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 FLATONIA
Distance 11.1 miles
Jan Temp 42 to 62 F
Apr Temp 59 to 79 F
Jul Temp 73 to 95 F
Oct Temp 61 to 82 F
Annual Precip 38.5 inches
Station RED ROCK
Distance 20.9 miles
Jan Temp 35 to 60 F
Apr Temp 54 to 79 F
Jul Temp 71 to 95 F
Oct Temp 55 to 82 F
Annual Precip 36.4 inches
Station LULING
Distance 21.1 miles
Jan Temp 37 to 62 F
Apr Temp 55 to 80 F
Jul Temp 72 to 96 F
Oct Temp 56 to 83 F
Annual Precip 36.8 inches

Neighborhood and Nearby Area Names

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

Thompsonville (78959)

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

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Population Median Family Income
Flatonia 1,575 $42,077
Gonzales 7,317 $42,981

Waelder Public Libraries

Library
Waelder Public Library
310 N AVENUE E
Waelder, Texas
(830) 788-7167

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Waelder High Schools

WAELDER H S
109 N AVE C
830-788-7151
A Title I School.
Serves 132 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 9

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