Gatesville, TX
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2021-08-09
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Gatesville, Texas Info Snack

Population
12,377
Unemployment
9.9%
Poverty
17.4%
Median Home
$79,800
Median Income
$42,122
Median Rent
$711

Gatesville SnackAbility

4
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
4/10
Housing
4
Affordability
8
Diversity
9.5
Safety
7
Amenities
8.5
Education
3
Commute
8

Gatesville, TX Crime Report

225
Total Crimes
1,827.6
Total Crimes / 100k People
-26.21%
Below National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Gatesville
/ 100k People
Texas
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 225 1,827.6 2,809.6 2,476.7
Violent Crime 23 186.8 418.9 366.7
Murder 0 0.0 4.9 5.0
Robbery 0 0.0 100.0 81.6
Aggravated Assault 10 81.2 263.0 250.2
Property Crime 202 1,640.8 2,390.7 2,109.9
Burglary 62 503.6 392.8 340.5
Larceny 135 1,096.6 1,730.6 1,549.5
Car Theft 5 40.6 267.2 219.9

Gatesville, TX Cost Of Living

81
Gatesville's Overall Cost Of Living
0.8x
Lower Than The National Average
Living Expense Gatesville Texas National Average
Overall 81 91 100
Services 90 95 100
Groceries 77 90 100
Health 114 97 100
Housing 54 83 100
Transportation 97 94 100
Utilities 107 102 100

Gatesville, TX Photos

Old Map Gatesville
Source: Public Domain

Rankings for Gatesville in Texas

Map Of Gatesville, TX

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Population over time in Gatesville

Year Population % Change
2019 12,377 -0.1%
2018 12,387 -0.3%
2017 12,426 -0.9%
2016 12,538 -20.8%
2015 15,826 -0.8%
2014 15,946 0.7%
2013 15,836 0.4%
2012 15,779 0.6%
2011 15,689 0.9%
2010 15,544 -

Race / Ethnicity in Gatesville

White
56.5% (6,987)
African American
11.8% (1,459)
American Indian
0.0% (3)
Asian
0.3% (32)
Hawaiian
0.1% (8)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
8.9% (1,103)
Hispanic
22.5% (2,785)
Race Gatesville TX USA
White 56.5% 42.0% 60.7%
African American 11.8% 11.8% 12.3%
American Indian 0.0% 0.3% 0.7%
Asian 0.3% 4.7% 5.5%
Hawaiian 0.1% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 8.9% 1.7% 2.4%
Hispanic 22.5% 39.3% 18.0%

Gender in Gatesville

Female
71.7% (8,874)
Male
28.3% (3,503)
Gender Gatesville TX USA
Female 71.7% 50.3% 50.8%
Male 28.3% 49.7% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Gatesville for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
11.0% (1,361)
9-12th Grade
13.0% (1,609)
High School / GED
29.0% (3,589)
Some College
32.0% (3,960)
Associate's Degree
7.0% (866)
Bachelor's Degree
5.0% (618)
Master's Degree
3.0% (371)
Professional Degree
0.0% (0)
Doctorate Degree
0.0% (0)
Education Gatesville TX USA
< 9th Grade 11.0% 8.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 13.0% 8.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 29.0% 25.0% 27.0%
Some College 32.0% 22.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 7.0% 7.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 5.0% 19.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 3.0% 8.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 0.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.0% 1.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Gatesville, Texas

Less than $10,000
10.0% (123,724)
$10,000 to $14,999
5.8% (71,869)
$15,000 to $24,999
14.4% (178,308)
$25,000 to $34,999
11.6% (143,738)
$35,000 to $49,999
16.4% (202,871)
$50,000 to $74,999
21.8% (269,282)
$75,000 to $99,999
9.0% (111,897)
$100,000 to $149,999
8.2% (100,981)
$150,000 to $199,999
1.4% (17,285)
$200,000 or more
1.4% (17,739)
Income Gatesville TX USA
Less than $10,000 10.0% 6.1% 6.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 5.8% 4.0% 4.3%
$15,000 to $24,999 14.4% 8.9% 8.9%
$25,000 to $34,999 11.6% 9.3% 8.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 16.4% 12.5% 12.3%
$50,000 to $74,999 21.8% 17.6% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 9.0% 12.5% 12.7%
$100,000 to $149,999 8.2% 15.0% 15.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 1.4% 6.7% 6.8%
$200,000 or more 1.4% 7.4% 7.7%

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