Medina, Bandera County, Texas

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Medina, Texas
Unincorporated community
Nickname(s): Apple Capital of Texas
Medina is located in Texas
Location within the state of Texas
Medina is located in the US
Medina (the US)
Coordinates: 29°47′48″N 99°14′47″W / 29.79667°N 99.24639°W / 29.79667; -99.24639Coordinates: 29°47′48″N 99°14′47″W / 29.79667°N 99.24639°W / 29.79667; -99.24639
Country United States
State Texas
County Bandera
Elevation 1,447 ft (441 m)
Population (2016)
 • Total 1,774
Time zone UTC-6 (Central (CST))
 • Summer (DST) UTC-5 (CDT)
FIPS code 48-47400[1]
GNIS feature ID 1362568[2]

Medina is an unincorporated community in Bandera County, Texas, United States. It is part of the San Antonio Metropolitan Statistical Area. Medina is famous for its apples. The community's population was estimated to be 515 in 2000.[3]


Medina is served by the Medina Independent School District and home to the Medina High School Bobcats. This is one of the school districts in Bandera County, in addition to Bandera Independent School District and a small portion of Northside Independent School District.

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  1. ^ "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. Archived from the original on September 11, 2013. Retrieved 2008-01-31. 
  2. ^ "Medina". Geographic Names Information System. United States Geological Survey. 
  3. ^ Smyrl, Vivian Elizabeth. "Medina, TX". Handbook of Texas Online. Texas State Historical Association. Retrieved November 16, 2012.