New Braunfels, Texas 

9 Reviews | Review This Place | Photos and Maps

Population

70,543

158% Growth

Unemployment Rate

3.2%

Median Income

$59,083

Avg. Home Price

$250,000

Best Places to Live in New Braunfels, Texas

Large city - South-central Texas
Pros
-Strong economy
-Attractive downtown
-Entertainment
Cons
-Summer heat
-Crime rates
-Growth and sprawl

Find your Best Mortgage in New Braunfels: Fixed Rate, Adjustable Rate, 30 years, 15 years

What Bert Has To Say About San Antonio-New Braunfels Metro Area

San Antonio, a modern city with a distinct Hispanic influence, is the third largest city in Texas and has grown to become the the seventh largest in the United States. Most of the downtown area is attractive, with modern skyscrapers intermingled with historic sites (including the Alamo and the Spanish Governors Palace). The Paseo del Rio, or River Walk, contains shops and sidewalk cafes along the San Antonio River, and downtown entertainment is lively.


QUICK FACTS

City: New Braunfels
Zip Codes: 78130 78132
Time zone: Central Standard Time (CST)
Elevation: 794 ft above sea level

Highlights

ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in New Braunfels is 3.2% (U.S. avg. is 5.2%). Recent job growth is Positive. New Braunfels jobs have increased by 1.82%. Learn More...
COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, New Braunfels's cost of living is 0.30% lower than the U.S. average. Learn More... or Compare New Braunfels's Cost of Living
POPULATION
New Braunfels's population is 70,543 people. Since 2000, it has had a population growth of 158.08%. Learn More...
TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 24 minutes. The National Average is 26 minutes. Learn More...
REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in New Braunfels is $250,000. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 6.30%. Check out the homes in the area.
SCHOOLS
New Braunfels public schools spend $8,250 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 17.4 students per teacher in New Braunfels. Learn More...

Best Places to Live in New Braunfels Rankings


Housing Market in New Braunfels

It's a good time to buy in New Braunfels. Home Appreciation is up 6.3% in the last 12 months. Browse New Braunfels Real Estate.

The median home price in New Braunfels is $250,000. Browse Homes in this Range.


View More Data >

Reviews for New Braunfels   9 Reviews
Cement polution is a major problem in NB. - 7/17/2017
I lived in NB for only about 4 months because of the extreme reaction I had to the cement polution in the area. There are two large cement plants to the north and south... Read More

Start Your Review of New Braunfels


Just North of San Antonio - 12/16/2012
Behind the times. Not pleasant. Horrible place to... Read More

The skinny on New Braunfels - 1/20/2012
I came here from a smaller city close to I-40 and I thought the traffic on I-35 was terrible. This is a tourist town so traffic downtown can get very congested... Read More


View More Data >

COMPARE CITY TO CITY
Compare New Braunfels, Texas to any other place in the USA.

MORTGAGE RATES IN NEW BRAUNFELS
30 Yr Fixed
15 Yr Fixed
7 Yr ARM
Find Mortgage

MAPS OF NEW BRAUNFELS, TEXAS
Check out the latest Maps in a variety of categories including cost of living, population, and commute time.New_Braunfels,Texas Map
ZIP CODES IN NEW BRAUNFELS, TEXAS
78130 78132
Join BestPlaces