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Welcome to Gatesville ...
The location of Gatesville has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>
From the Census Estimates for 2019, Gatesville has a population of 12,401 people<3> (see below for details).
We don't have a date for the establishment of Gatesville.
Gatesville is 800 feet [244 m] above sea level.<4>.
Time Zone: Gatesville lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time
Gatesville is located in the (254) area code.
The ZIP codes for Gatesville: 76528, 76596-76599<5>
Websites for Gatesville ...
Official Website: www.ci.gatesville.tx.us/
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Gatesville had an population of 12,401 people. This is a decrease of 21.27% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 20.46% since the 2000 Census).
At the time of the 2010 Census, Gatesville had a population of 15,751 people (or 20.89% of the total population of Coryell County). This makes Gatesville the county's 2nd most populous community.
The population of Gatesville represents 0.06% of the total population of Texas (which has 25,145,561 people), making it the state's 153rd most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 15,751 people, the population of Gatesville increased 1.03% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 15,591 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Gatesville.
Adding Gatesville to Our Gazetteer ...
We originally found mention of Gatesville in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.
In addition, our notes show that the earliest dated mention that we've found for Gatesville was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Gatesville on our Genealogy Page.
Communities Also Named Gatesville ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 9 communities that are also named Gatesville - they are located in Alabama, Indiana (2), Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Michigan, Mississippi and North Carolina.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Gatesville.
Communities near Gatesville ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Gatesville.
To Help With Your Genealogy Research ...
We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.
We created a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Gatesville. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Gatesville.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Gatesville. Our list includes information such as whether the 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around Gatesville.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Gatesville. Our list includes 10 papers. See our Newspapers Page for Gatesville.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Gatesville ...
Looking for more information about Gatesville? 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 Gatesville, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Gatesville.
Other Roadside Stops ...
Off-the-Road Links ...
The official website for Gatesville: www.ci.gatesville.tx.us/
The official website for State of Texas: https://texas.gov/
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This page was last modified: 14 Jun 2021