Comal County

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Comal County, Texas

150 N Seguin St
New Braunfels, TX 78130
Phone: (830) 620-5513
Fax: (830) 620-3410
www.co.comal.tx.us

In south-central TX, north of San Antonio; organized Mar 24, 1846 from Bexar and Gonzales counties. Name Origin: From Spanish 'basin,' descriptive of an area drained by a stream

Area (sq mi):: 574.59 (land 561.45; water 13.15) Population per square mile: 171.00
Population 2005: 96,018 State rank: 38 Population change: 2000-20005 23.10%; 1990-2000 50.50% Population 2000: 78,021 (White 74.80%; Black or African American 0.90%; Hispanic or Latino 22.60%; Asian 0.50%; Other 9.50%). Foreign born: 4.80%. Median age: 39.00
Income 2000: per capita $21,914; median household $46,147; Population below poverty level: 8.60% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $29,133-$29,486
Unemployment (2004): 5.10% Unemployment change (from 2000): 1.60% Median travel time to work: 28.20 minutes Working outside county of residence: 45.90%
Cities with population over 10,000:
  • New Braunfels County seat (44,931)

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    Resolute is attacking the high incidence of diabetes in Comal County, Texas, which currently affects some 12 percent of the county's population.
    Comal Springs, the largest outflows of the Edwards Aquifer, emerge at an elevation of 190 m and form the Comal River in Comal County, Texas.
    An historic 2002 flood at Canyon Lake, in Comal County, Texas, carved a deep gorge into the floor of the lake's spillway, exposing this fault.
    On May 15th a jury in Comal County, Texas, ruled in favor of Great American Products on a lawsuit versus Perma-Bond, a division of National Starch.
    Texas Parks and Wildlife Department (TPWD), in conjunction with the local chapter of Trout Unlimited, established a tailrace rainbow trout (Oncorhynchus mykiss) fishery in the Guadalupe River downstream of Canyon Reservoir Dam, Comal County, Texas.