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Welcome to Gonzales ...
The city of Gonzales is located in Monterey County.
From the Census Estimates for 2017, Gonzales has a population of 8,479 people<1> (see below for details).
Gonzales was incorporated January 14, 1947.
The community of Gonzales is 130 feet [40 m] above sea level.<2>.
Time Zone: Gonzales lies in the Pacific Time Zone (PST/PDT) and observes daylight saving time
Gonzales lies within the (831) area code.
The ZIP code for Gonzales: 93926<3>
Population Details ...
At the time of the 2010 Census, Gonzales had a population of 8,187 people. This makes Gonzales the county's 9th most populous community.
The population of Gonzales represents 0.02% of the total population of California (which has 37,253,956 people), making it the state's 383rd most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 8,187 people, the population of Gonzales increased 8.8% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 7,525 people).
Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, Gonzales had an population of 8,479 people. This is an increase of 3.57% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 12.68% since the 2000 Census).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Gonzales.
Communities near Gonzales ...
A sample of nearby communities can be found below.
Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance and not the distance if driven.<4>.
To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Gonzales.
Communities Also Named Gonzales ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 7 communities that are also named Gonzales - they are located in Florida (2), Louisiana, New Mexico and Texas (3).
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Gonzales.
See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...
We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.
These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Gonzales:
Websites for Gonzales ...
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Gonzales ...
Looking for more information about Gonzales? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.
In addition to the Tourism page for Gonzales, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Gonzales.
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Off-the-Road Links ...
The official website for Gonzales: www.ci.gonzales.ca.us/
The official website for Monterey County: www.co.monterey.ca.us/
The official website for State of California: https://www.ca.gov/
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This page was last modified: 17 Jan 2019