Nationwide Claims to Fame

Gatesville is 11th out of 6,406 other cities in Female residents

Statewide Claims to Fame

Gatesville is 1st in Texas out of 389 other cities in Female residents

Gatesville, Texas Border Map - Phone Size

General Demographics

Size Demographics

Size Demographics
Gatesville Rank Texas US
Current population (2012) 15,995 158th 26,059,203 313,914,040
Size in square miles 8.9 218th 261,231.7 3,531,905.4
Population density (people per sqmi) 1,769.6 156th 96.3 87.4

People Demographics

Age Demographics
Gatesville Rank Texas US
Residents younger than 5 3.6% 384th 7.5% 6.4%
Residents younger than 18 13.1% 386th 26.8% 23.5%
Residents 65 or older 7.5% 302nd 10.9% 13.7%
Education Demographics
Gatesville Rank Texas US
Residents with high school diploma (older than 25) 77.7% 239th 80.4% 85.4%
Residents with college degree (older than 25) 10.4% 326th 26.1% 28.2%
Race Demographics
Gatesville Rank Texas US
Race - White 70.8% 262nd 80.6% 77.9%
Race - Black or African American 20.0% 64th 12.3% 13.1%
Race - American Indian or Alaska Native 0.5% 260th 1.0% 1.2%
Race - Asian 0.5% 308th 4.2% 5.1%
Race - Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0.0% 354th 0.1% 0.2%
Race - Two or More 1.6% 339th 1.7% 2.4%
Race - Hispanic or Latino 17.1% 277th 38.2% 16.9%
Race - White, not Hispanic or Latino 60.8% 144th 44.5% 63.0%
Misc People Demographics
Gatesville Rank Texas US
Female residents 58.4% 1st 50.3% 50.8%
Foreign born residents 6.0% 305th 16.2% 12.8%

Housing Demographics

Housing Demographics
Gatesville Rank Texas US
Housing units 3,303 262nd 10,098,750 132,312,404
Units inside multi-unit buildings 17.5% 171st 24.0% 25.9%
Households 3,556 230th 8,667,807 114,761,359
Home ownership rate 61.2% 263rd 64.5% 66.1%
Home median value $75,700 304th $126,400 $186,200
People per household 3.2 73rd 2.8 2.6

Income Demographics

Income Demographics
Gatesville Rank Texas US
Income per capita $16,009 318th $25,548 $27,915
Income per household $41,768 233rd $50,920 $52,762
Income below poverty line 16.0% 208th 17.0% 14.3%

Business Demographics

Business Demographics
Gatesville Rank Texas US
Total businesses (including small businesses) 884 255th 2,164,852 27,092,908
Retail sales $187,579 189th $311,334,781 $3,3917,663,456
Retail sales per capita $12,309 191st $13,061 $12,990

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