Gonzales, Texas

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Population in 2013: 7,410 (94% urban, 6% rural). Population change since 2000: +2.9%
 
Males: 3,522  (47.5%)
Females: 3,888  (52.5%)
Median resident age:  36.6 years
Texas median age:  34.0 years

Zip codes: 78629.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $33,291 (it was $27,226 in 2000)
Gonzales:

$33,291
TX:

$51,704

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $16,544 (it was $12,866 in 2000)

Gonzales city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $73,936 (it was $45,400 in 2000)
Gonzales:

$73,936
TX:

$132,000

Median gross rent in 2013: $579.

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  • Races in Gonzales, TX (2010)

    Gonzales races chart
    • 3,84153.1%Hispanic
    • 2,43533.6%White alone
    • 83511.5%Black alone
    • 510.7%Asian alone
    • 490.7%Two or more races
    • 130.2%American Indian alone
    • 120.2%Other race alone
    • 10.01%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone

Races in Gonzales detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Gonzales: 80.0 (low, U.S. average is 100)

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Ancestries: German (9.2%), Irish (6.8%), Czech (3.2%), English (2.6%), Scotch-Irish (2.0%), United States (1.5%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Land area: 5.10 square miles.

Population density: 1,454 people per square mile   (low).

Gonzales,TX real estate house value index trend

Gonzales, Texas map

For population 25 years and over in Gonzales:

  • High school or higher: 67.5%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 12.5%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 3.6%
  • Unemployed: 6.1%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 19.3 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Gonzales city:

  • Never married: 29.0%
  • Now married: 45.9%
  • Separated: 6.5%
  • Widowed: 8.5%
  • Divorced: 10.2%

881 residents are foreign born (11.0% Latin America).

This city:

11.8%
Texas:

16.5%



According to our research of Texas and other state lists there were 34 registered sex offenders living in Gonzales, Texas as of July 27, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in Gonzales to the number of sex offenders is 215 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $1,883 (2.2%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $831 (1.1%)

Gonzales satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Victoria, TX (55.2 miles , pop. 60,603).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Austin, TX (57.6 miles , pop. 656,562).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: San Antonio, TX (64.2 miles , pop. 1,144,646).

Nearest cities: Thompsonville, TX (3.7 miles) , Waelder, TX (4.0 miles ), Luling, TX (4.1 miles ), Shiner, TX (4.2 miles ), Moulton, TX (4.3 miles ), Smiley, TX (4.5 miles ), Yoakum, TX (4.9 miles ), Kingsbury, TX (4.9 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 5 buildings, average cost: $96,100
  • 1998: 8 buildings, average cost: $108,900
  • 1999: 7 buildings, average cost: $63,300
  • 2000: 3 buildings, average cost: $161,300
  • 2001: 4 buildings, average cost: $122,500
  • 2002: 20 buildings, average cost: $51,300
  • 2003: 9 buildings, average cost: $67,100
  • 2004: 4 buildings, average cost: $95,300
  • 2005: 7 buildings, average cost: $46,900
  • 2006: 7 buildings, average cost: $46,900
  • 2007: 6 buildings, average cost: $46,900
  • 2008: 2 buildings, average cost: $146,600
  • 2009: 1 building, cost: $160,000
  • 2010: 1 building, cost: $90,000
  • 2012: 1 building, cost: $167,000

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 29.51 N, Longitude: 97.45 W

Nickname or alias (official or unofficial): Lexington of Texas - The first battle of the Texas Revolution occurred here; the name is a reference to Lexington, Massachusetts, where the American Revolutionary War began.

Daytime population change due to commuting: +1,936 (+26.0%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 1,705 (62.3%)

Area code: 830

Gonzales household income distribution Gonzales home values distribution

Crime rates in Gonzales by Year
Type 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013
Murders 0101000000021
per 100,000 0.013.30.013.40.00.00.00.00.00.00.027.113.7
Rapes 361248845610916
per 100,000 40.779.813.626.953.2103.5106.254.268.480.3135.3121.9218.5
Robberies 346351181157636
per 100,000 40.753.281.640.366.5142.4106.2149.268.493.781.240.681.9
Assaults 63357076688695888770476382
per 100,000 855.4465.3951.51,021.1904.01,113.01,261.01,193.41,191.0937.0636.1853.51,119.6
Burglaries 5543415354186118947666677269
per 100,000 746.8571.7557.3712.1717.92,407.11,566.21,274.71,040.4883.4906.8975.5942.1
Thefts 11281218286286270225177242207226219255
per 100,000 1,520.71,076.82,963.23,842.53,802.23,494.22,986.52,400.33,312.82,770.73,058.62,967.13,481.7
Auto thefts 64821141831595
per 100,000 81.553.2108.726.913.312.953.113.6109.540.2203.0121.968.3
Arson 1010151000010
per 100,000 13.60.013.60.013.364.713.30.00.00.00.013.50.0
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 294.7) 343.6293.7401.3481.7457.5673.3616.8525.5540.3466.6473.0544.2677.2

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Crime rate in Gonzales detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2013, including police officers: 28 (21 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.87
Texas average:

2.05
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

3.8%
Texas:

5.5%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units


Population change in the 1990s: +501 (+7.5%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (23%)
  • Manufacturing (23%)
  • Construction (11%)
  • Retail trade (8%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (6%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (5%)
  • Accommodation and food services (5%)
  • Health care and social assistance (29%)
  • Retail trade (22%)
  • Accommodation and food services (13%)
  • Educational services (10%)
  • Manufacturing (6%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (5%)
  • Other services, except public administration (4%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations (18%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (12%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (10%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (9%)
  • Management occupations (8%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (8%)
  • Material moving occupations (7%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (18%)
  • Sales and related occupations (16%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (9%)
  • Management occupations (9%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (8%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (7%)
  • Production occupations (7%)

Work and jobs in Gonzales: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute

Average climate in Gonzales, Texas

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Gonzales-area historical tornado activity is slightly below Texas state average. It is 17% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 9/20/1967, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 25.3 miles away from the Gonzales city center injured 4 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 12/1/1953, a category F3 tornado 25.5 miles away from the city center injured 10 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Gonzales-area historical earthquake activity is below Texas state average. It is 85% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/9/1993 at 12:29:19, a magnitude 4.3 (4.1 MB, 4.3 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 63.2 miles away from the city center
On 4/14/1995 at 00:32:56, a magnitude 5.7 (5.6 MB, 5.7 MS, 5.7 MW, Depth: 11.1 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 358.9 miles away from Gonzales center
On 6/16/1978 at 11:46:54, a magnitude 5.3 (4.4 MB, 4.6 UK, 5.3 ML) earthquake occurred 312.7 miles away from the city center
On 4/7/2008 at 09:51:12, a magnitude 3.9 (3.9 MB, 3.9 MW, 3.8 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 54.0 miles away from the city center
On 7/20/1991 at 23:38:19, a magnitude 3.6 (3.4 LG, 3.6 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 54.9 miles away from Gonzales center
On 3/24/1997 at 22:31:34, a magnitude 3.8 (3.8 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 129.3 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Gonzales County (12) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 7
Emergencies Declared: 5

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 5, Floods: 4, Hurricanes: 4, Fires: 3, Tornadoes: 2 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Gonzales topographic map

Birthplace of: Crispin Sanchez - Educator, Jerry Hall - Film actor, Myra Hemmings - Actor, Theron J. Fouts - Football player and coach, Dalva Allen - Football player, Darryl Dora - College basketball player (Texas Tech Red Raiders), Dick Midkiff - Baseball player, Edward Kelley (American football) - Football player.

Hospitals and medical centers in Gonzales:

  • GONZALES COMMUNITY HOME (310 DEWITT ST)
  • MEMORIAL HOSPITAL (Voluntary non-profit - Other, 1110 NORTH SARAH DEWITT DRIVE)
  • DAVITA-GONZALES (1406 NORTH SARAH DEWITT)
  • MEMORIAL HOSPITAL HOME HEALTH AGENCY (1314 N SARAH DEWITT DRIVE)
  • CARE INN OF GONZALES (RT 4 BOX 145)
  • CARTWHEEL LODGE OF GONZALES (1800 CARTWHEEL DR)
  • TEXAN NURSING AND REHAB OF GONZALES LLC (3428 MOULTON RD)
  • THE HEIGHTS OF GONZALES (701 N SARAH DEWITT)

Airports located in Gonzales:

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Gonzales:

  • Texas State University (about 40 miles; San Marcos, TX; Full-time enrollment: 29,202)
  • Saint Edward's University (about 54 miles; Austin, TX; FT enrollment: 4,308)
  • Victoria College (about 56 miles; Victoria, TX; FT enrollment: 2,730)
  • University of Houston-Victoria (about 56 miles; Victoria, TX; FT enrollment: 3,110)
  • The University of Texas at Austin (about 57 miles; Austin, TX; FT enrollment: 45,500)
  • Austin Community College District (about 59 miles; Austin, TX; FT enrollment: 25,957)
  • St Philip's College (about 61 miles; San Antonio, TX; FT enrollment: 5,970)

Public high school in Gonzales:

  • Gonzales High School (Students: 617; Location: 1801 N SARAH DEWITT DR; Grades: 9-12; Our rating: 46)

Public elementary/middle schools in Gonzales:

Private elementary/middle school in Gonzales:

  • EMMANUEL CHRISTIAN SCHOOL (Students: 17; Location: 1817 ST LAWRENCE ST; Grades: KG - 11)
See full list of schools located in Gonzales, School District: GONZALES INDEPENDENT SCHOOL DISTRICT

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Notable locations in Gonzales: Gonzales Commercial Historic District (A), Gonzales County Jail (B), Gonzales Fire Department (C), Gonzales Memorial Museum (D), Eggleston House (E), Gonzales County Emergency Medical Services (F). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Gonzales include: Presbyterian Church of Gonzales (A), Henson Chapel Methodist Church (B), First Lutheran Church (C), Episcopal Church of the Messiah (D), Gonzales Memorial Church of God in Christ (E), Community Church of God (F), Saint James Catholic Church (G), Providence Baptist Church (H), Mount Pilgrim Baptist Church (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Reservoir: Gonzales Lake (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Park in Gonzales: Gonzales City Park (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Tourist attraction: Gonzales Pioneer Village (Historical Places & Services; 2122 Saint Joseph Street).

Hotels: Best Western Regency Inn-Stes (1811 East Sarah Dewitt Drive), Apache Inn Motel (2007 North Saint Joseph Street).

Gonzales County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level less than 2 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Low Potential
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 29.4%
(23.0% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 43.5% for Black residents, 31.5% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 38.7% for other race residents, 62.8% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.8 people
Texas:  2.8 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  68.7%
Whole state:  69.9%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  8.3%
Whole state:  6.0%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.4% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.3% of all households

People in group quarters in Gonzales in 2010:

  • 169 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 59 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
  • 8 people in group homes intended for adults

People in group quarters in Gonzales in 2000:

  • 152 people in nursing homes
  • 13 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 11 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 8 people in other nonhousehold living situations
  • 2 people in religious group quarters

Gonzales, Texas environmental map by EPA

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Gonzales compared to Texas state average:

  • Median household income below state average.
  • Median house value below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • House age above state average.
  • Institutionalized population percentage above state average.

Banks with branches in Gonzales (2011 data):

  • Prosperity Bank: Gonzales Branch at 508 St. Louis Street, branch established on 1956/01/06. Info updated 2012/01/05: Bank assets: $9,816.2 mil, Deposits: $8,064.8 mil, headquarters in El Campo, TX, positive income, Mortgage Lending Specialization, 187 total offices, Holding Company: Prosperity Bancshares, Inc.
  • Sage Capital Bank, National Association: at 1606 North Sarah Dewitt Drive, branch established on 1984/07/12. Info updated 2010/01/13: Bank assets: $286.7 mil, Deposits: $258.4 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Agricultural Specialization, 6 total offices, Holding Company: Anb Bancshares, Inc.
  • Lone Star Bank, S.S.B.: Gonzales Branch at 1609 Sarah Dewitt Drive, branch established on 2007/01/19. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $252.2 mil, Deposits: $184.6 mil, headquarters in Moulton, TX, positive income, Mortgage Lending Specialization, 5 total offices, Holding Company: Southern Bancshares, Inc.
  • Wells Fargo Bank, National Association: Gonzales Branch at 301 N Saint Joseph Street, branch established on 1900/01/01. Info updated 2011/04/05: Bank assets: $1,161,490.0 mil, Deposits: $905,653.0 mil, headquarters in Sioux Falls, SD, positive income, 6395 total offices, Holding Company: Wells Fargo & Company

Fire-safe hotels and motels in Gonzales, Texas:

  • Regency Inn & Suites, 1811 E Sarah Dewitt Dr, Gonzales, TX 78629 , Phone: (830) 672-5555
  • Sleep Inn & Suites, 2138 Water St, Gonzales, TX 78629 , Phone: (830) 672-1888, Fax: (830) 672-1884
  • Holiday Inn Express & Suites, 126 Middle Buster Rd, Gonzales, TX 78629 , Phone: (830) 672-2777, Fax: (830) 672-2888
  • Microtel Inn & Suites By Wyndham Gonzales, 2019 Water St, Gonzales, TX 78629 , Phone: (830) 203-5110, Fax: (830) 203-5075
All 4 fire-safe hotels and motels in Gonzales, Texas

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

19.9
Texas average:

14.4

Gonzales travel time to work - commute Gonzales mode of transportation to work chart

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (76%)
  • Utility gas (21%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (2%)

Presidential Elections Results

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2012 Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Gonzales city (based on Gonzales County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant4,91624
Catholic3,1445
Mainline Protestant2,33713
Other5132
Black Protestant3824
None8,515-
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center. Graphs represent county-level data

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 4
Gonzales County:

2.10 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

1.47 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 2
Gonzales County:

1.05 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

1.11 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 16
Gonzales County:

8.40 / 10,000 pop.
State:

3.95 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 13
Here:

6.83 / 10,000 pop.
State:

6.13 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

10.1%
Texas:

8.9%
Adult obesity rate:
Gonzales County:

28.0%
Texas:

26.6%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
This county:

18.7%
State:

15.7%
Local government employment and payroll (March 2012)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Financial Administration 5$13,399$32,1582$1,282
Other Government Administration 7$13,353$22,8910$0
Judicial and Legal 1$2,657$31,8840$0
Police Protection - Officers 17$50,202$35,4370$0
Police - Other 5$11,738$28,1712$2,491
Firefighters 8$16,552$24,8281$1,016
Streets and Highways 6$16,388$32,7760$0
Solid Waste Management 2$3,926$23,5560$0
Sewerage 4$12,028$36,0840$0
Parks and Recreation 22$45,594$24,8691$104
Housing and Community Development(Local) 1$2,657$31,8840$0
Water Supply 7$17,872$30,6380$0
Electric Power 7$22,398$38,3970$0
Local Libraries 2$4,294$25,7642$2,181
Other and Unallocable 3$13,115$52,4600$0
Totals for Government 97$246,173$30,4548$7,074

Gonzales government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):

  • Construction - Electric Utilities: $141,000 ($19.03)
    Sewerage: $98,000 ($13.23)
    Water Utilities: $83,000 ($11.20)
  • Current Operations - Electric Utilities: $4,590,000 ($619.43)
    Police Protection: $744,000 ($100.40)
    Solid Waste Management: $717,000 ($96.76)
    Water Utilities: $645,000 ($87.04)
    Parks & Recreation: $464,000 ($62.62)
    Sewerage: $456,000 ($61.54)
    Central Staff Services: $449,000 ($60.59)
    Libraries: $440,000 ($59.38)
    Regular Highways: $377,000 ($50.88)
    General - Other: $306,000 ($41.30)
    Fire Protection: $272,000 ($36.71)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation, NEC: $198,000 ($26.72)
    General Public Buildings: $92,000 ($12.42)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $83,000 ($11.20)
    Health Services - Other: $37,000 ($4.99)
    Air Transportation: $16,000 ($2.16)
  • Electric Utilities - Interest on Debt: $15,000 ($2.02)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $20,000 ($2.70)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $742,000 ($100.13)
    Police Protection: $71,000 ($9.58)
    Parks & Recreation: $58,000 ($7.83)
    Health - Other: $25,000 ($3.37)
    General - Other: $7,000 ($0.94)
    Central Staff: $6,000 ($0.81)
    Libraries: $5,000 ($0.67)
    Protective Inspection & Regulation, NEC: $2,000 ($0.27)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $2,121,000 ($286.23)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $20,000 ($2.70)

Gonzales government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $943,000 ($127.26)
    Solid Waste Management: $729,000 ($98.38)
    All Other: $17,000 ($2.29)
    Parks & Recreation: $12,000 ($1.62)
  • Local Intergovernmental - All Other: $71,000 ($9.58)
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $368,000 ($49.66)
    General Revenue, NEC: $225,000 ($30.36)
    Rents: $31,000 ($4.18)
    Special Assessments: $19,000 ($2.56)
  • Revenue - Electric Utilities: $5,754,000 ($776.52)
    Water Utilities: $1,354,000 ($182.73)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Support: $497,000 ($67.07)
    All Other: $18,000 ($2.43)
  • Tax - Property: $856,000 ($115.52)
    Total General Sales: $686,000 ($92.58)
    Public Utilities: $514,000 ($69.37)
    NEC: $25,000 ($3.37)

Gonzales government finances - Debt in 2002 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding - Water Utilities: $507,000 ($68.42)
    Electric Utilities: $382,000 ($51.55)
  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $446,000 ($60.19)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Water Utilities: $441,000 ($59.51)
    Other, NEC: $388,000 ($52.36)
    Electric Utilities: $332,000 ($44.80)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Water Utilities: $66,000 ($8.91)
    Other, NEC: $58,000 ($7.83)
    Electric Utilities: $50,000 ($6.75)

Gonzales government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $9,473,000 ($1278.41)

5.25% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($28,710 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.25%
Texas average:

7.14%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Bexar County, TX  0.58% ($26,243 average AGI)
from Guadalupe County, TX  0.50% ($27,344)
from Travis County, TX  0.33% ($19,762)


5.90% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($28,272 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.90%
Texas average:

6.69%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Guadalupe County, TX  0.76% ($52,796 average AGI)
to Travis County, TX  0.47% ($18,867)
to Hays County, TX  0.39% ($31,040)

Strongest AM radio stations in Gonzales:

  • KCTI (1450 AM; 1 kW; GONZALES, TX; Owner: GONZALES COMMUNICATIONS A TX LTD PTN)
  • WOAI (1200 AM; 50 kW; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: CCB TEXAS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KTKR (760 AM; 50 kW; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: CCB TEXAS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KKYX (680 AM; 50 kW; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • KSAH (720 AM; 10 kW; UNIVERSAL CITY, TX; Owner: KSAH LICENSING, INC.)
  • KCTA (1030 AM; 50 kW; CORPUS CHRISTI, TX; Owner: BROADCASTING CORPORATION OF THE SOUTHWEST)
  • KQQA (1530 AM; 10 kW; CREEDMOOR, TX; Owner: YELLOW ROSE COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KENS (1160 AM; 25 kW; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: KENS-TV, INC.)
  • KDRY (1100 AM; 11 kW; ALAMO HEIGHTS, TX; Owner: KDRY RADIO, INC.)
  • KLBJ (590 AM; 5 kW; AUSTIN, TX; Owner: EMMIS AUSTIN RADIO BROADCASTING COMPANY, L.P.)
  • KTRH (740 AM; 50 kW; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: AMFM TEXAS LICENSES LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KTMR (1130 AM; daytime; 10 kW; EDNA, TX; Owner: SIGA BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • KILE (1560 AM; 50 kW; BELLAIRE, TX; Owner: THE RAFTT CORPORATION)

Strongest FM radio stations in Gonzales:

  • KQQT (106.3 FM; GONZALES, TX; Owner: CENTRAL TEXAS RADIO, INC.)
  • KEYI-FM (103.5 FM; SAN MARCOS, TX; Owner: EMMIS AUSTIN RADIO BROADCASTING COMPANY, L.P.)
  • KROX-FM (101.5 FM; BUDA, TX; Owner: EMMIS AUSTIN RADIO BROADCASTING COMPANY, L.P.)
  • KXTN-FM (107.5 FM; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: TICHENOR LICENSE CORPORATION ("TLC"))
  • KROM (92.9 FM; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: TICHENOR LICENSE CORPORATION ("TLC"))
  • KYKM (92.5 FM; YOAKUM, TX; Owner: LAGRANGE BROADCASTING CORPORATION)

TV broadcast stations around Gonzales:

  • KENS-TV (Channel 5; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: KENS-TV, INC.)
  • KVDA (Channel 60; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: TELEMUNDO OF TEXAS PARTNERSHIP, LP)
  • WOAI-TV (Channel 4; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: CCB TEXAS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KABB (Channel 29; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: KABB LICENSEE, LLC)
  • KWEX-TV (Channel 41; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: KWEX LICENSE PARTNERSHIP, L.P.)
  • KSAT-TV (Channel 12; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: POST-NEWSWEEK STATIONS, SAN ANTONIO, LP)
Gonzales fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2013

Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2013 (per 100,000 population)

See more detailed statistics of Gonzales fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2013 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 2Number of bridges
  • 9m30ftTotal length
  • 5,400Total average daily traffic
  • 756Total average daily truck traffic
  • 9,280Total future (year 2029) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

3 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Gonzales)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

144 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)

FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers:

2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers in Gonzales, TX)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

14 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers)

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

40 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)

FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers:

1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers)

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

46 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Gonzales)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

4
  • Aircraft: BEECH E35 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 131 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR E225 SERIES (225 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 3497B , Serial Number: D-3715, Year manufactured: 1954, Airworthiness Date: 09/08/1955
    Registrant (Individual): James S Ii Dixson, 6270 Fm 532 E, Gonzales, TX 78629
  • Aircraft: BEECH E35 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 131 mph), Engine: Reciprocating
    N-Number: 7398B , Serial Number: D-3855
    Registrant (Individual): James S Ii Dixson, 6270 Fm 532, Gonzales, TX 78629
  • Aircraft: CIRRUS DESIGN CORP SR20 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: LYCOMING I0360 SER (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 76CP , Serial Number: 1054, Year manufactured: 2000, Airworthiness Date: 07/29/2000
    Registrant (Co-Owned): Alfred F Odonnell, 305 N Bright St, Gonzales, TX 78629, Other Owners: Dawn E Odonnell
  • Aircraft: SUMMERS ROBERT B 162F ROTORWAY KIT (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: AMA/EXPR UNKNOWN ENG (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 771SS , Serial Number: 6174, Year manufactured: 2004, Airworthiness Date: 12/06/2004
    Registrant (Individual): Pending Registration, 102 County Road 388, Gonzales, TX 78629

Most common first names in Gonzales, TX among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Mary8079.4 years
John7774.6 years
William6276.0 years
Robert6172.7 years
Joe6073.3 years
James5773.2 years
Annie3783.3 years
Willie3676.5 years
Henry3278.3 years
Frank3178.3 years
Most common last names in Gonzales, TX among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith6177.5 years
Johnson5175.7 years
Baker3575.6 years
Jones3281.1 years
Moore3276.8 years
Davis2782.6 years
Dubose2677.9 years
Brown2278.6 years
Camarillo2075.8 years
Clark2074.3 years
Businesses in Gonzales, TX
NameCountNameCount
AT&T1La-Z-Boy1
AutoZone1McDonald's1
Best Western1Pizza Hut1
Cricket Wireless1SONIC Drive-In1
Curves1Subway1
FedEx2U-Haul2
Ford1UPS2
H&R Block1Walmart1
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