Sebastian Schertz was proprietor of a general store right here when the Galveston, Harrisburg as well as San Antonio Railway got here in 1875. An article office called Cutoff (probably a railway classification) was operating in 1884. In 1899 the name was altered to Schertz and the list below year it reported an approximated population of 200. In 1914 the community’s features consisted of the grocery store, a church, financial institution, hotel and also cotton gin. From the 30s with the 50s the populace supported at 350. With the building and construction of I-35 growth accelerated as well as in 1964 there were 2,281 people calling Schertz house. By the late 1980s it had inflamed to 7,576 locals and also for the 1990 census it had actually reached 10,555. The city has actually since expanded right into three areas: Bexar, Guadalupe as well as Comal.