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Gatesville is a city in Coryell County, in the Killeen-Temple-Fort Hood metro area.

It is the county seat.

The community was named after nearby Fort Gates

The latitude of Gatesville is 31.435N. The longitude is -97.743W.

It is in the Central Standard time zone. Elevation is 807 feet.

The estimated population, in 2003, was 15,373.


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Median household income
Local
$29,534
National
$41,994
Source: 2000 census, U.S. Census Bureau
For more census details and comparisons, see our Gatesville demographic reports
Gatesville is on the Leon River
Crime: The number of violent crimes recorded by the FBI in 2003 was 38. The number of murders and homicides was 0. The violent crime rate was 2.5 per 1,000 people.
Local festivals include:
  • Shivaree - June 1-2, 2007
Dates often change. Check Gatesville web sites and events links in the sections below.
Nearby parks & recreation: Faunt Le Roy Park
Historic sites and museums: Coryell Museum and Historical Center, Buckhorn Museum
Support for libraries: Local government funding for the local library system, in fiscal years 2001-2002, was on par with the national average. (See library links below.)

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Sections below provide additional information and links about Gatesville demographics, travel and tourism, nearby airports, cemeteries, the Coryell County economy, education, environment, genealogy, government, historic sites, Killeen-Temple area jobs, libraries, maps, museums, newspapers and other media, nonprofit groups, real estate, recreation, religion, transportation, and weather in the 76528 ZIP code.

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Ancestry & family history

13% of Gatesville residents report German ancestry, and 10% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Gatesville ancestry & family history guide.

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Economy

At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Gatesville was $11,152, compared with $21,587 nationally.

Education

7% of Gatesville residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.

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Gatesville festival dates:

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Housing & real estate

Median rent in Gatesville, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $307.   Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $633.


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Libraries in Gatesville include Gatesville Public Library ... View libraries

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Newspapers in Gatesville include Gatesville Messenger

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Politics

Coryell County supported George W. Bush in the 2004 presidential election. For more information, see our Gatesville political report.

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Traffic

The average commute time for Gatesville workers is 22 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.

A total of 3 fatal motor vehicle accidents occurred in Gatesville between 2001 and 2003, according to reports gathered by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration.

This is a rate of 1.9 fatal crashes per 10,000 population, which was lower than the national norm.

Travel

Hotels in Gatesville include Best Value Inn & Suites, Best Western Chateau Ville Motor Inn, Holiday Inn Express Ste Gatesville.

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