Gainesville, Cooke County, Texas
Gainesville: City in Texas, United States
Gainesville is a city located in the county of Cooke in the U.S. state of Texas. Its population at the 2010 census was 16,002 and a population density of 320 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 16,876 inhabitants.
Quick Facts about Gainesville
|Population :||16,876 (2020)|
|Country :||United States of America|
|State :||Texas (United States)|
|County :||Cooke County|
|Postal code :||76240–76241|
|Phone Area Codes :||940|
|Area :||50.07 km2|
|Altitude :||751 feet / 229 meters|
|Capital city :||Gainesville is capital of Cooke County|
|Time Zone :||America/Chicago|
|Local time :||15:58:29 (9th June 2023)|
|Density :||337 Pop. per km² as of 2020|
|Population growth :||5.18% (2010-2020)|
Gainesville is located at 33°37'33"N 97°8'0"W (33.6259400, -97.1333500).
- Official Website
Official website of Gainesville
The population of Gainesville increased by 5.18% in 10 years.
People born in Gainesville (21)
People born in Gainesville, including athlete and Olympic gold medalist Charley Paddock, jazz and blues singer Monette Moore, singer and songwriter Gene Austin, .
- Jake Roberts (American professional wrestler) he was born in 30/05/1955
- Claude Weaver (American politician and judge (1867-1954)) he was born in 19/03/1867
- Rose Franken (American writer) she was born in 01/01/1898
- Joseph Weldon Bailey, Jr. (American politician (1892-1943)) he was born in 15/12/1892
- Edwin Carewe (American actor and film producer (1883-1940)) he was born in 05/03/1883
- Frank Buck (American hunter, animal collector, actor and author) he was born in 17/03/1888
- Chuck Curtis (American football player and coach (1935-2016)) he was born in 15/07/1935
- Dan McFarlan (American baseball player) he was born in 01/11/1873
- Darcel McBath (American football player) he was born in 28/10/1985
- James D. Thurman (United States general) he was born in 19/09/1953
- Kevin Mathis (American football player) he was born in 29/04/1974
- Len Walterscheid (American football player) he was born in 13/09/1954
- Ozzie Simmons (American football player (1914-2001)) he was born in 06/06/1914
- Red Steagall (American poet) he was born in 22/12/1938
- James Lindsay Embrey, Jr. (American business executive, philanthropist) he was born in 23/09/1925
- Rod Brown (American football player) he was born in 06/10/1963
- David Moore (American football player) he was born in 15/01/1995
- Terry Hyman he was born in 07/12/1951
Schools in Gainesville
College & universities near Gainesville, TX
|224110||North Central Texas College||Gainesville (TX)||76240-4699|
|229179||Texas Woman's University||Denton (TX)||76204|
|227216||University of North Texas||Denton (TX)||76203-1277|
|225070||Grayson College||Denison (TX)||75020-8299|
|478591||Ogle School Hair Skin Nails-Denton||Denton (TX)||76205-7534|
Amtrak & bus stations near Gainesville, TX
|GLE||Gainesville||605 East California Street||RAIL|
|ADM||Ardmore station||251 East Main St.||RAIL|
|DAL||Union Station||400 South Houston St.||RAIL|
|FTW||Fort Worth Central Station||1001 Jones Street||RAIL|
|DAG||Dallas, TX||205 South Lamar Street||BUS|
Post offices near Gainesville
|Post Office Name||City||ZIP|
|Gainesvill Post Office||Gainesville (TX)||76240|
|Lindsay Post Office||Lindsay (TX)||76250|
|Valley View Post Office||Valley View (TX)||76272|
|Thackervill Post Office||Thackerville (OK)||73459|
|Era Post Office||Era (TX)||76238|
Other places with the same name (6)
- Gainesville , Florida county seat of Alachua County, Florida, United States with a population of 135,004 people.
- Gainesville , Georgia county seat of Hall County, Georgia, United States with a population of 44,213 people.
- Gainesville , Missouri county seat of Ozark County, Missouri, United States with a population of 771 people.
- Gainesville , New York human settlement in Wyoming County, New York, United States of America with a population of 216 people.
- Gainesville , Alabama town in Alabama, United States with a population of 182 people.
Other cities in Cooke County
Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Cooke County , TX.
|Lake Kiowa||1,906||Census designated place|
|Muenster||1,664||City in western Cooke County, Texas, United States|
|Lindsay||1,159||Town of Cooke County, Texas, USA|
|Oak Ridge||806||Town in Cooke County, Texas, United States|
|Callisburg||367||City in Cooke County, Texas, United States|
Distance to Other Cities
Gainesville distances to largest Texas cities