New Braunfels, Texas Houses for Sale

New Braunfels is located in the south-central part of the state of Texas and a city and seat of Comal County. It sits along the Balcones Escarpment at a point where the Comal River that streams along the Guadalupe River that is in the northeastern part of San Antonio. The area was established by a group of German immigrants in 1845 that was led by Prince Carl of Saul-Braunfels, and the expedition was sponsored by the Society for the Protection of the German Immigrants in Texas. The site was then named after Braunfels, Prussia, and was incorporated after in 1846. The German influence in the place lessened after the 1940s, however, it retained much of the culture. The city’s economy was primarily based on tourism on the nearby Landa Park, Natural Bridge Caverns, and the Canyon Lakes, which paved the way for the economy to be augmented.

New Braunfels, TX Prices for Houses for Sale

691,927 -4%
576,198 +13%

Relative Price (per sqft.)


Listings of New Braunfels Homes for Purchase

668 +184%
632 +53%

Market Duration of Homes Sold

32 -14%

Crime & Safety

Police Officers 137  
Police Civilians 35  
Total Arrests 1,025 (2020)
Total Incidents 3,335 (2020)
CrimeScore 22.29  
National Rank 2566th  
Statewide Rank 315th  

Local Statistics

Population 95,534 (0.06%)
House Size (sqft.) 2,453 (-3.69%)

Criminal Offenses

Animal Cruelty 3
Arson 3
Assault Offenses 944
Burglary/Breaking & Entering 204
Counterfeiting/Forgery 121
Destruction/Damage/Vandalism of Property 475
Drug/Narcotic Offenses 720
Embezzlement 9
Extortion/Blackmail 8
Fraud Offenses 236
Homicide Offenses 6
Human Trafficking 1
Kidnapping/Abduction 4
Larceny/Theft Offenses 903
Motor Vehicle Theft 158
Pornography/Obscene Material 28
Prostitution Offenses 3
Robbery 25
Sex Offenses 15
Sex Offenses, Non-forcible 4
Stolen Property Offenses 5
Weapon Law Violations 62

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