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Gamewell is a town in Caldwell County, in the Hickory-Morganton-Lenoir metro area.
The community was named for Gamewell Tuttle, Methodist minister
The latitude of Gamewell is 35.869N. The longitude is -81.596W.It is in the Eastern Standard time zone. Elevation is 1,073 feet.
The estimated population, in 2003, was 3,754.
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11% of Gamewell residents report German ancestry, and 8% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Gamewell ancestry & family history guide.
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At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Gamewell was $16,536, compared with $21,587 nationally.
7% of Gamewell residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.
Median rent in Gamewell, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $283. Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $722.
Caldwell County supported George W. Bush in the 2004 presidential election. For more information, see our Gamewell political report.
The average commute time for Gamewell workers is 22 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.
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