Hondo, the county seat of Medina County, is on U.S. Highway 90 and the Southern Pacific Railroad, forty-one miles west of mid-town San Antonio. The Galveston, Harrisburg and San Antonio Railway built through the county from the east in 1881, and the first sale out of its Hondo City plat was made on October 1, 1881. The community had twenty-five residents in 1884, 200 in 1892, and 2,500 in 1915. A post office designated Hondo City began operation in 1882.
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Hondo by the Numbers
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|8,289||2020||United States Census Bureau|
|9,522||2019||Texas Demographic Center|
|8,803||2010||United States Census Bureau|
|7,897||2000||United States Census Bureau|
|6,018||1990||United States Census Bureau|
|6,057||1980||United States Census Bureau|
|5,487||1970||United States Census Bureau|
|4,992||1960||United States Census Bureau|
|4,188||1950||United States Census Bureau|