Living in Gainesville, TX

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Updated: 2020-03-10

Gainesville SnackAbility

5
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
5/10
Housing
6
Affordability
7
Diversity
9
Safety
5
Amenities
8
Education
4
Commute
8.5

Gainesville, TX Crime Report

458
Total Crimes
2,779.5
Total Crimes / 100k People
8.22%
Above National Average

Gainesville, TX Cost Of Living

85
Gainesville's Overall Cost Of Living
0.8x
Lower Than The National Average

Gainesville, Texas Info Snack

Gainesville is a city in and the county seat of Cooke County, Texas, United States. The population was 16,002 at the 2010 census. It is part of the Texoma region.
Population
16,275
Unemployment
7.2%
Poverty
24.9%
Median Home
$101,400
Median Income
$43,340
Median Rent
$859

Gainesville, TX Photos

Rankings for Gainesville in Texas

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Map Of Gainesville, TX

Population over time in Gainesville

Year Population % Change
2017 16,275 0.8%
2016 16,141 -0.2%
2015 16,169 0.3%
2014 16,119 0.5%
2013 16,040 -0.0%
2012 16,047 0.2%
2011 16,012 0.0%
2010 16,006 -0.3%
2009 16,048 -
Crime/100k Gainesville TX USA
Violent Crime 576.5 410.9 368.9
Murder 0.0 4.6 5.0
Robbery 66.8 98.4 86.2
Aggravated Assault 388.4 256.6 246.8
Property Crime 2202.9 2367.2 2199.5
Burglary 455.2 410.8 376.0
Larceny 1638.5 1713.1 1594.6
Car Theft 109.2 243.2 228.9

Race / Ethnicity in Gainesville

White
57.2% (9,311)
African American
5.0% (820)
American Indian
0.8% (129)
Asian
2.0% (320)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
2.8% (448)
Hispanic
32.2% (5,247)
Race Gainesville TX USA
White 57.2% 42.3% 61.1%
African American 5.0% 11.7% 12.3%
American Indian 0.8% 0.2% 0.7%
Asian 2.0% 4.6% 5.4%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 2.8% 1.7% 2.4%
Hispanic 32.2% 39.2% 17.8%

Household Income For Gainesville, Texas

Less than $10,000
7.1% (115,665)
$10,000 to $14,999
5.8% (95,067)
$15,000 to $24,999
11.3% (183,532)
$25,000 to $34,999
11.9% (193,831)
$35,000 to $49,999
22.9% (372,875)
$50,000 to $74,999
16.9% (274,638)
$75,000 to $99,999
11.5% (187,229)
$100,000 to $149,999
10.0% (162,934)
$150,000 to $199,999
1.9% (31,425)
$200,000 or more
0.6% (10,298)
Income Gainesville TX USA
Less than $10,000 7.1% 6.4% 6.3%
$10,000 to $14,999 5.8% 4.4% 4.6%
$15,000 to $24,999 11.3% 9.3% 9.3%
$25,000 to $34,999 11.9% 9.6% 9.3%
$35,000 to $49,999 22.9% 12.8% 12.6%
$50,000 to $74,999 16.9% 17.7% 17.5%
$75,000 to $99,999 11.5% 12.2% 12.5%
$100,000 to $149,999 10.0% 14.6% 14.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 1.9% 6.2% 6.3%
$200,000 or more 0.6% 6.9% 7.0%

Gender in Gainesville

Female
50.7% (8,256)
Male
49.3% (8,018)
Gender Gainesville TX USA
Female 50.7% 50.3% 50.8%
Male 49.3% 49.7% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Gainesville for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
12.0% (1,952)
9-12th Grade
11.0% (1,790)
High School / GED
34.0% (5,533)
Some College
24.0% (3,906)
Associate's Degree
6.0% (976)
Bachelor's Degree
8.0% (1,302)
Master's Degree
3.0% (488)
Professional Degree
1.0% (162)
Doctorate Degree
1.0% (162)
Education Gainesville TX USA
< 9th Grade 12.0% 9.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 11.0% 8.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 34.0% 25.0% 27.0%
Some College 24.0% 22.0% 21.0%
Associate's Degree 6.0% 7.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 8.0% 19.0% 19.0%
Master's Degree 3.0% 7.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 1.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.0% 1.0% 1.0%

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