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Hondo is a city in Medina County, in the San Antonio metro area.
It is the county seat.
The community was named for the Hondo Creek, which has a name deriving from Spanish for "deep."
The latitude of Hondo is 29.347N. The longitude is -99.141W.It is in the Central Standard time zone. Elevation is 892 feet.
The estimated population, in 2003, was 8,208.
Sections below provide additional information and links about Hondo demographics, travel and tourism, nearby airports, cemeteries, the Medina County economy, education, environment, genealogy, government, historic sites, libraries, maps, museums, newspapers and other media, nonprofit groups, real estate, recreation, religion, transportation, and weather in the 78861 ZIP code.
13% of Hondo residents report German ancestry, and 4% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Hondo ancestry & family history guide.
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At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Hondo was $12,635, compared with $21,587 nationally.
7% of Hondo residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.
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Median rent in Hondo, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $336. Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $700.
Libraries in Hondo include Hondo Public Library ... View libraries
Newspapers in Hondo include Hondo Anvil Herald
Medina County supported George W. Bush in the 2004 presidential election. For more information, see our Hondo political report.
The average commute time for Hondo workers is 19 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.
Hotels in Hondo include Executive Inn of Hondo.
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