Wells Branch, Travis County, Texas

Wells Branch is a city in Travis County, Texas. As of the 2010 census, the city population was 12,120. According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 2.53 square miles. The population density was 4,792 people per square mile. The median age was 33.9 years (Texas state median age was 34.4 years). For every 100 females there were 96 males.
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Description of the Population
Population (Year: 2010)
12,120 residents
Population Change
+7.5% since 2000 year
Residents Median Age
33.9 years (State: 34.4)
Below the Poverty Line
12.9% (Year: 2015)
Population Males
5,928 residents
Population Females
6,192 residents
Foreign Born Residents
7.3% Latin America, 6.5% Asia, 2.6% Africa
Daytime Population Change
-1,328 (-10.5%)
Live and Work in the City
733 (9.2%)
Unemployment (Year: 2015)
3.2% (State: 4.4%)

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    English Language Proficiency by Native Speakers


      Wells Branch Marital Status Data (Over 15 Years Old)


        Wells Branch Residents Living Below the Poverty Line (According to 2015)


          Year of Entry for the Foreign-born Wells Branch Residents


            Countries for the Foreign-Born Residents

              Financial Information
              Median Sale for Vacant Units (Year: 2015)
              Median Home Value (Year: 2015)
              $206,627 (State: $152,000)
              Changes in Home Value
              +$87,427 since 2000 year
              Median Gross Rent (Year: 2015)
              Median Contract Rent Range (Year: 2015)
              $586 – $796
              Median Rent for Vacant Units (Year: 2015)
              Cost of Living Index (Date: February 2016)
              94 (USA: 100)
              Property Taxes with Mortgage (Year: 2015)
              $4,123 (2.00%)
              Property Taxes without Mortgage (Year: 2015)
              $3,727 (1.90%)
              Median Household Income (Year: 2015)
              $52,810 (State: $55,653)
              Changes in Household Income
              +$5,876 since 2000 year
              Median Per Capita Income (Year: 2015)
              Changes in Per Capita Income
              +$6,536 since 2000 year
              Education Data (by Residents, Schools, Colleges)

              Education attainment (25+ years residents)


                Males 25 Years and Older


                  Females 25 Years and Older


                    Nearest Colleges & Universities

                    • Austin Community College District
                      about 8 miles
                      Austin, TX
                      Full-time enrollment: 25,957
                    • Concordia University-Texas
                      about 10 miles
                      Austin, TX
                      FT enrollment: 2,192
                    • The University of Texas at Austin
                      about 12 miles
                      Austin, TX
                      FT enrollment: 45,500
                    • Saint Edward’s University
                      about 16 miles
                      Austin, TX
                      FT enrollment: 4,308
                    • Texas State University
                      about 42 miles
                      San Marcos, TX
                      FT enrollment: 29,202
                    • University of Mary Hardin-Baylor
                      about 45 miles
                      Belton, TX
                      FT enrollment: 2,885
                    • Central Texas College
                      about 48 miles
                      Killeen, TX
                      FT enrollment: 15,911
                    Labor Market Description

                    Unemployment Rate


                      Male: Employment in Industries (Services)


                        Female: Employment in Industries (Services)


                          Male: Most Common Occupations


                            Female: Most Common Occupations

                              Wells Branch Infrastructure
                              Grocery Stores in the City
                              133 stores
                              Grocery Stores per 10,000 Citizens
                              1.37 (State: 1.47)
                              Supercenters in the City
                              8 centers
                              Supercenters per 10,000 Citizens
                              0.08 (State: 0.14)
                              Convenience Stores not at Gas Stations
                              141 stores
                              Convenience Stores per 10,000 (no Gas)
                              1.45 (State: 1.11)
                              Convenience Stores at Gas Stations
                              301 stores
                              Convenience Stores per 10,000 (with Gas)
                              3.10 (State: 3.95)
                              Number of Restaurants in the City
                              772 restaurants
                              Restaurants per 10,000 Citizens
                              7.96 (State: 6.13)
                              Number of Houses in the City

                              Hospitals in Wells Branch

                              • PSA HEALTHCARE
                                Home Health Center, about 2 miles away
                                AUSTIN, TX
                              • EL MILAGRO DIALYSIS CENTER
                                Dialysis Facility, about 2 miles away
                                AUSTIN, TX
                              • AMEDISYS HOME HEALTH
                                Home Health Center, about 2 miles away
                                AUSTIN, TX
                              • ACCORD HOME CARE INC
                                Home Health Center, about 2 miles away
                                ROUND ROCK, TX
                              • OAK CREEK
                                Hospital, about 3 miles away
                                AUSTIN, TX
                              • GIRLING HEALTH CARE INC
                                Home Health Center, about 3 miles away
                                AUSTIN, TX
                              • NORTH AUSTIN MEDICAL CENTER Acute Care Hospitals
                                about 3 miles away
                                AUSTIN, TX

                              Amtrak Stations in Wells Branch

                              • 13 miles: AUSTIN (250 N. LAMAR BLVD.)
                                Services: ticket office, fully wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, vending machines, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for taxi service, public transit connection.
                              • 19 miles: TAYLOR (118 E. 1ST ST.)
                                Services: free short-term parking, free long-term parking.

                              Average Travel Time to Work


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                                  Other Information

                                  Wells Branch by Race (According to 2015)


                                    Median Unit Value (According to 2015)


                                      Natural Disasters in Wells Branch


                                        Air Quality Information

                                          Common Weather Information
                                          Tornadoes Average Activity
                                          42% (Greater then US)
                                          Earthquakes Average Activity
                                          84% (Smaller then US)
                                          Number of Natural Disasters
                                          26 pc. (State: 13 pc.)
                                          Number of Major Disasters
                                          11 pc.
                                          Number of Emergencies Disasters
                                          9 pc.
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