|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Gatesville is 16,854. Gatesville, Texas is the 2,163rd largest city in the US.
Gatesville is located entirely in Coryell County.
The current population of Gatesville (16,854) is it's peak population.
Gatesville has grown 6.9% since the 2000. Gatesville, Texas's growth is about average. 58% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
Gatesville has a population density of 1,769.6 people per square mile.
|2158||El Segundo, California||16,898||5.2%|
|2159||Mount Vernon, Ohio||16,894||7.3%|
|2160||New Milford, New Jersey||16,893||3.0%|
|2162||Long Beach, Mississippi||16,856||-2.3%|
The total voting age population of Gatesville, Texas, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 10,106. The voting age population is 22.7% male and 77.3% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 9.0% of the residents of Gatesville are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Gatesville are 75.4% White, 12.1% Black, 11.8% Two or more races, 0.4% Other, 0.3% Asian and 0.1% Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander. Additionally, 22.5% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Gatesville, 17.4% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 17.9%. On a per-household basis, 12.6% of families are below the poverty line in Gatesville.
Among those aged 16 and older, 29.6% of Gatesville residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 76.2% of Gatesville residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 8.3% have a bachelor's degree and 2.9% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Gatesville residents aged 5 and older, 15.7% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 14.1% of residents speak Spanish at home, 1.3% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.2% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Gatesville is 9.9%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Gatesville, 31.2% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Gatesville is $42,122.
In Gatesville, 60.2% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 39.8% of housing units in Gatesville.
Of all the housing units in Gatesville, 11.6% of them were build before 1940.
In Gatesville, 11.3% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000, which is approximately 370 units.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Gatesville is $711.
In Gatesville, 78.9% of households have an active broadband internet connection.