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Welcome to Gregory ...

The city of Gregory is located on the Gulf Coast.

Gregory is located in San Patricio County<1>.


The location of Gregory has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>


While we don't have a date for the founding of Gregory, you might consider that their post office opened  in 1887.

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Gregory has a population of 1,886 people<3> (see below for details).

The community of Gregory is near sea level<4>.

Time Zone: Gregory lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time

Gregory is located in the (361) area code.

The ZIP code for Gregory: 78359<5>

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Gregory had an population of 1,886 people. This is a decrease of 1.1% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 18.64% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Gregory had a population of 1,907 people. This makes Gregory the county's 8th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 1,907 people, the population of Gregory decreased 17.73% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 2,318 people).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Gregory.

Communities Also Named Gregory ...

Using our Gazetteer, we found that there are 24 communities that are also named Gregory - they are located in Alabama (2), Arkansas, California, Georgia, Kansas (2), Kentucky, Michigan, Minnesota, Mississippi, Missouri, Nevada, North Carolina, Ohio, Oklahoma, Ontario, Oregon, Pennsylvania, South Carolina, South Dakota (2), West Virginia and Wisconsin.

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Gregory.

Communities near Gregory ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Gregory.

  • Corpus Christi
    (12 miles [19.3 km] to the southwest)
  • Rockport
    (16 miles [25.7 km] to the northeast)
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Rockport have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Rockport
    • Rockport is located in Aransas County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 10,847 people
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Rockport <6>
  • Ingleside
    (6 miles [9.7 km] to the southeast)
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Ingleside have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Ingleside
    • Ingleside is located in San Patricio County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 10,043 people
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Ingleside <6>
  • Aransas Pass
    (11 miles [17.7 km] to the east)
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Aransas Pass have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Aransas Pass
    • Aransas Pass is located in Aransas County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 8,496 people
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Aransas Pass <6>
  • Sinton
    (15 miles [24.1 km] to the northwest)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Sinton
    • Sinton is located in San Patricio County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 5,281 people
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Sinton <6>
  • Port Aransas
    (15 miles [24.1 km] to the southeast)
  • Taft
    (7 miles [11.3 km] to the northwest)
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Taft have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Taft
    • Taft is located in San Patricio County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,886 people
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Taft <6>
  • Odem
    (18 miles [29 km] to the west)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Odem
    • Odem is located in San Patricio County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,380 people
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Odem <6>
  • Fulton
    (18 miles [29 km] to the northeast)
  • Ingleside-On-the-Bay
    (7 miles [11.3 km] to the southeast)
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Ingleside-On-the-Bay have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Ingleside-On-the-Bay
    • Ingleside-On-the-Bay is located in San Patricio County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 608 people

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 Gregory. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Gregory.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Gregory. 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 Gregory.

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Gregory. See our Newspapers Page for Gregory.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Gregory ...

Looking for more information about Gregory? 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 Gregory, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Gregory.

Adding Gregory to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Gregory in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.

From our notes, the earliest published mention we've found for Gregory was in the document titled List of Post Offices from Cameron Blevins and Richard Helbock.<7>

From that list, the Gregory post office opened in 1887.

We also found Gregory in the book titled Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

For more details, see References and Mentions for Gregory.

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Gregory. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for State of Texas: https://texas.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Texas' counties, including San Patricio, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The location has been supplied by the Geographic Names Information System - which is maintained by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). While these values should be definitive, we found that accuracy can vary and you should double-check the location if accuracy is required.
<3>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Gregory.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Gregory - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<5>ZIP Codes have been created by the United States Postal Service (USPS) as a way of grouping addresses to make delivery more efficient. The boundaries of the ZIP Code can be changed, re-assigned, eliminated or overlapped with other ZIP Codes. So keep in mind that any given ZIP Code is only 'loosely' associated with a city (such as Gregory). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Gregory or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).
<6>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<7>A copy of their list with background information can be found at:

      https://cblevins.github.io/us-post-offices/data-biography/









 

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