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Population in 2012: 7,302 (94% urban, 6% rural). Population change since 2000: +1.4%
 

Males: 3,673  (50.3%)
Females: 3,629  (49.7%)

Median resident age:  34.7 years
Texas median age:  30.8 years

Zip codes: 78629.

Estimated median household income in 2012: $35,027 (it was $27,226 in 2000)
Gonzales:

$35,027
TX:

$50,740
Estimated per capita income in 2012: $16,913

Gonzales city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2012: $65,912 (it was $45,400 in 2000)
Gonzales:

$65,912
TX:

$129,200
Mean prices in 2011: All housing units: $90,183; Detached houses: $97,611; Townhouses or other attached units: $139,242; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $114,484; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $32,466; Mobile homes: $33,022

Median gross rent in 2012: $534.

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  • Hispanic - 3,841 (53.1%)
  • White alone - 2,435 (33.6%)
  • Black alone - 835 (11.5%)
  • Asian alone - 51 (0.7%)
  • Two or more races - 49 (0.7%)
  • American Indian alone - 13 (0.2%)
  • Other race alone - 12 (0.2%)
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone - 1 (0.01%)

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Mar. 2012 cost of living index in Gonzales: 78.9 (low, U.S. average is 100)

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Ancestries: German (8.1%), Irish (7.3%), Czech (3.7%), English (2.9%), Scotch-Irish (2.6%), United States (1.7%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Land area: 5.10 square miles.

Population density: 1,432 people per square mile 
 
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For population 25 years and over in Gonzales:

  • High school or higher: 67.3%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 9.9%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 3.6%
  • Unemployed: 12.3%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 19.3 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Gonzales city:

  • Never married: 29.7%
  • Now married: 48.9%
  • Separated: 2.6%
  • Widowed: 6.6%
  • Divorced: 12.2%

938 residents are foreign born

This city:  12.9%
Texas:  16.4%



According to our research of Texas and other state lists there were 31 registered sex offenders living in Gonzales, Texas as of July 31, 2014.
The ratio of number of residents in Gonzales to the number of sex offenders is 236 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $1,362 (1.8%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2012: $928 (1.5%)

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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
  • 2011: 0 buildings
  • 2012: 1 building, cost: $167,000

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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: +1,405 (+19.3%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 1,809 (63.6%)

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
Murders 010100000002
per 100,000 0.013.30.013.40.00.00.00.00.00.00.027.1
Rapes 3612488456109
per 100,000 40.779.813.626.953.2103.5106.254.268.480.3135.3121.9
Robberies 34635118115763
per 100,000 40.753.281.640.366.5142.4106.2149.268.493.781.240.6
Assaults 633570766886958887704763
per 100,000 855.4465.3951.51021.1904.01113.01261.01193.41191.0937.0636.1853.5
Burglaries 55434153541861189476666772
per 100,000 746.8571.7557.3712.1717.92407.11566.21274.71040.4883.4906.8975.5
Thefts 11281218286286270225177242207226219
per 100,000 1520.71076.82963.23842.53802.23494.22986.52400.33312.82770.73058.62967.1
Auto thefts 6482114183159
per 100,000 81.553.2108.726.913.312.953.113.6109.540.2203.0121.9
Arson 101015100001
per 100,000 13.60.013.60.013.364.713.30.00.00.00.013.5
City-data.com crime rate (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 298.9) 343.5293.6401.2481.6457.3673.1616.7525.4540.2466.5472.9544.0

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Crime rate in Gonzales detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 25 (19 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.57
Texas average:

1.95

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Gonzales, Texas accommodation, waste management, arts - Economy and Business Data

Unemployment in July 2013:
Here:

4.9%
Texas:

6.7%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units


Population change in the 1990s: +501 (+7.5%).

Most common industries in 2008-2012 (%)
Males Females
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (26%)
  • Manufacturing (24%)
  • Retail trade (10%)
  • Other services, except public administration (8%)
  • Construction (6%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (6%)
  • Health care and social assistance (5%)
  • Health care and social assistance (29%)
  • Retail trade (20%)
  • Educational services (10%)
  • Accommodation and food services (9%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (6%)
  • Manufacturing (6%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (4%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Agricultural workers including supervisors (10%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (9%)
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (6%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (6%)
  • Farmers and farm managers (4%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair occupations including supervisors (4%)
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (4%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (9%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary and middle school teachers (8%)
  • Cashiers (8%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (7%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (5%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers including supervisors (5%)
  • Other sales and related workers including supervisors (4%)

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Tornado activity:

Gonzales-area historical tornado activity is near Texas state average. It is 73% 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 slightly above Texas state average. It is 93% 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 4/7/2008 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 Gonzales 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 the city center
On 5/16/1993 at 15:30:19, a magnitude 3.0 (3.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 65.1 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), 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).
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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/medical centers in Gonzales:

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

Political contributions by individuals in Gonzales, TX

Airports located in Gonzales:


Local government website: www.cityofgonzales.org

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Gonzales:

  • Texas State University-San Marcos (about 40 miles; San Marcos, TX; Full-time enrollment: 23,372)
  • Saint Edward's University (about 54 miles; Austin, TX; FT enrollment: 3,612)
  • The University of Texas at Austin (about 57 miles; Austin, TX; FT enrollment: 46,563)
  • Austin Community College District (about 59 miles; Austin, TX; FT enrollment: 10,815)
  • St Philips College (about 61 miles; San Antonio, TX; FT enrollment: 3,465)
  • University of the Incarnate Word (about 62 miles; San Antonio, TX; FT enrollment: 4,013)
  • Trinity University (about 63 miles; San Antonio, TX; FT enrollment: 2,563)

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 2012: 28.5%
(22.3% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 26.0% for Black residents, 32.7% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 0.0% for American Indian residents, 42.2% for other race residents, 60.7% 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

Detailed information about poverty and poor residents in Gonzales, TX

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 compared to Texas state average:

Gonzales, Texas environmental map by EPA

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  • Median house value below state average.
  • Number of rooms per house below state average.
  • House age above state average.
  • Institutionalized population percentage above state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher below state average.


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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 2012

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2012


Gonzales travel time to work - commute


Gonzales mode of transportation to work chart

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (77%)
  • Utility gas (22%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (1%)

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

Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 58.43%
Here58.4%
USA50.2%

Adherents


Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations

NameCatholic ChurchSouthern Baptist ConventionUnited Methodist ChurchEvangelical Lutheran Church in AmericaPresbyterian Church (USA)
Adherents36.2%36.1%17.5%3.7%2.1%
Congregations7.3%31.7%29.3%2.4%7.3%
NameChurch of God (Cleveland, Tennessee)Episcopal ChurchAssemblies of GodChurches of ChristOther
Adherents1.3%1.1%1.0%0.8%0.1%
Congregations2.4%2.4%7.3%4.9%4.9%
Source: Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center.
Tables represent county-level data.

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 4
This county:

2.10 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

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

1.05 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

8.40 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

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

6.83 / 10,000 pop.
State:

6.13 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Here:

10.1%
State:

8.9%
Adult obesity rate:
This county:

28.0%
Texas:

26.6%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Gonzales County:

18.7%
Texas:

15.7%

Local government employment and payroll (March 2007)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Financial Administration 16$45,323$33,9923$744
Other Government Administration 5$9,598$23,0350$0
Judicial and Legal 1$2,424$29,0880$0
Police Protection - Officers 17$45,586$32,1780$0
Firefighters 7$21,409$36,7010$0
Streets and Highways 7$12,859$22,0440$0
Solid Waste Management 2$3,939$23,6340$0
Sewerage 5$13,707$32,8970$0
Parks and Recreation 14$27,374$23,46311$3,383
Water Supply 8$20,234$30,3510$0
Electric Power 7$18,097$31,0230$0
Local Libraries 4$6,691$20,0730$0
Other and Unallocable 4$8,207$24,6210$0
Totals for Government 97$235,448$29,12814$4,127

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

  • Construction - Electric Utilities: $141,000 ($19.31)
    Sewerage: $98,000 ($13.42)
    Water Utilities: $83,000 ($11.37)
  • Current Operations - Electric Utilities: $4,590,000 ($628.59)
    Police Protection: $744,000 ($101.89)
    Solid Waste Management: $717,000 ($98.19)
    Water Utilities: $645,000 ($88.33)
    Parks & Recreation: $464,000 ($63.54)
    Sewerage: $456,000 ($62.45)
    Central Staff Services: $449,000 ($61.49)
    Libraries: $440,000 ($60.26)
    Regular Highways: $377,000 ($51.63)
    General - Other: $306,000 ($41.91)
    Fire Protection: $272,000 ($37.25)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation, NEC: $198,000 ($27.12)
    General Public Buildings: $92,000 ($12.60)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $83,000 ($11.37)
    Health Services - Other: $37,000 ($5.07)
    Air Transportation: $16,000 ($2.19)
  • Electric Utilities - Interest on Debt: $15,000 ($2.05)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $20,000 ($2.74)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $742,000 ($101.62)
    Police Protection: $71,000 ($9.72)
    Parks & Recreation: $58,000 ($7.94)
    Health - Other: $25,000 ($3.42)
    General - Other: $7,000 ($0.96)
    Central Staff: $6,000 ($0.82)
    Libraries: $5,000 ($0.68)
    Protective Inspection & Regulation, NEC: $2,000 ($0.27)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $2,121,000 ($290.47)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $20,000 ($2.74)

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

  • Charges - Sewerage: $943,000 ($129.14)
    Solid Waste Management: $729,000 ($99.84)
    All Other: $17,000 ($2.33)
    Parks & Recreation: $12,000 ($1.64)
  • Local Intergovernmental - All Other: $71,000 ($9.72)
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $368,000 ($50.40)
    General Revenue, NEC: $225,000 ($30.81)
    Rents: $31,000 ($4.25)
    Special Assessments: $19,000 ($2.60)
  • Revenue - Electric Utilities: $5,754,000 ($788.00)
    Water Utilities: $1,354,000 ($185.43)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Support: $497,000 ($68.06)
    All Other: $18,000 ($2.47)
  • Tax - Property: $856,000 ($117.23)
    Total General Sales: $686,000 ($93.95)
    Public Utilities: $514,000 ($70.39)
    NEC: $25,000 ($3.42)

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

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding - Water Utilities: $507,000 ($69.43)
    Electric Utilities: $382,000 ($52.31)
  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $446,000 ($61.08)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Water Utilities: $441,000 ($60.39)
    Other, NEC: $388,000 ($53.14)
    Electric Utilities: $332,000 ($45.47)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Water Utilities: $66,000 ($9.04)
    Other, NEC: $58,000 ($7.94)
    Electric Utilities: $50,000 ($6.85)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $9,473,000 ($1297.32)

5.44% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($30,587 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.44%
Texas average:

8.37%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.


Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
from Guadalupe County, TX  0.69% ($21,048 average AGI)
from Bexar County, TX  0.48% ($35,862)
from Caldwell County, TX  0.40% ($31,750)


6.69% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($27,737 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.69%
Texas average:

7.44%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.


Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
to Guadalupe County, TX  0.88% ($28,056 average AGI)
to Travis County, TX  0.75% ($22,696)
to Bexar County, TX  0.70% ($23,163)

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)

Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2011 (per 100,000 population)

Gonzales, Texas:
  • Fatal accident count: 27
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents: 40
  • Fatal accidents caused by drunken drivers: 4
  • Fatalities: 30
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents: 64
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents: 5
Texas average:
  • Fatal accident count: 180
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents: 273
  • Fatal accidents caused by drunken drivers: 52
  • Fatalities: 197
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents: 468
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents: 26

See more detailed statistics of Gonzales fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2011 here


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&T1McDonald's1
AutoZone1Pizza Hut1
Best Western1SONIC Drive-In1
Cricket Wireless1Subway1
Curves1U-Haul2
FedEx2UPS2
H&R Block1Walmart1
La-Z-Boy1
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Top Patent Applicants
Top Patent Applicants
  • Andrew Christopher Clark (1)
  • Stuart Richard Horner (1)
  • Harley Mccorcle (1)

Total of 3 patent applications in 2008-2014.

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