The City of Gilmer had a population of 5,018 as of July 1, 2015.
The primary coordinate point for Gilmer is located at latitude 32.7323 and longitude -94.9458 in Upshur County. The formal boundaries for the City of Gilmer (see map below) encompass a land area of 3.79 sq. miles and a water area of 0.01 sq. miles. Upshur County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 367 feet.
The City of Gilmer has a C1 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that does not serve as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.
Beneath the boundary map are tables with Gilmer population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2015.
|Population in Households||4,826|
|Population in Familes||3,959|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||192|
|Average Household Size||2.46|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||2,200 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||1,237 (56.2%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||728 (33.1%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||235 (10.7%)|
|Median Home Value||$125,338|
|Average Home Value||$142,952|
|Median Household Income||$43,697|
|Average Household Income||$54,911|
|Per Capita Income||$21,938|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||2.79%|
|Per Capita Income||2.29%|
The table below compares Gilmer to the other 1,752 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Texas by rank and percentile using July 1, 2015 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.
|Total Population||# 400||77th|
|Population Density1||# 529||70th|
|Diversity Index2||# 875||50th|
|Median Household Income||# 927||47th|
|Per Capita Income||# 876||50th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Texas Census Data Comparison Tool.