Bandera County

Bandera County, Texas

Bandera County, Texas

Bandera County, Texas. Photograph by Larry D. Moore.

Bandera County is twenty-five miles northwest of San Antonio in the Edwards Plateau region of southwest Texas. It is bordered by Kerr and Kendall counties on the north, Bexar County on the east, Medina and Uvalde counties on the south, and Real County on the west. The county seat and largest town is Bandera, and the center of the county lies at 29°45' north latitude and 99°11' west longitude. The county is crossed by State highways 16, 46, and 173 and Farm roads 187, 337, 470, and 1283.

Adapted from the official Handbook of Texas, a state encyclopedia developed by the Texas State Historical Association (TSHA). It is an authoritative source of trusted historical records.

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Place type

Bandera County is classified as a County

Altitude Range

1064 ft – 2340 ft

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Bandera County by the Numbers

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Population Counts

Bandera County
Pop. Year Source
23,112 2019 United States Census Bureau

Civilian Labor Counts

Bandera County
People Year Source
9,753 2019 Texas Workforce Commission

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Per Capita Income (USD) Year Source
$43,459 2019 U.S. Bureau of Economic Analysis

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Property Values

Bandera County
USD ($) Year Source
4,057,373,950 2019 State Property Tax Board

Retail Sales

Bandera County
USD ($) Year Source
125,115,696 2019 State Comptroller of Public Accounts

Wages

Bandera County
USD ($) Year Source
33,597,738 2019 Texas Workforce Commission

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Unemployment Percentage Year Source
6.6 2019 Texas Workforce Commission

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Rainfall (inches) Year Source
37.4 2019 National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration

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Min. (January Average, °F) Max. (July Average, °F) Year Source
34.5 93.0 2019 National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration

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Land Area

Bandera County
Area (square miles) Year Source
791.0 2019 United States Census Bureau

Total Area

Bandera County
Area (square miles) Year Source
797.6 2019 United States Census Bureau