Gainesville, TX 76240 ZIP Code Profile


ZIP Code 76240: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Gainesville, TX 76240

Acceptable Alternative
Callisburg, TX 76240
Lake Kiowa, TX 76240
Oak Ridge, TX 76240

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • County: Cooke County
  • Centroid: Latitude 33.622, Longitude -97.121
  • Time Zone: Central Time Zone (UTC -6 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes
  • Businesses Addresses: 927
  • PO Box Addresses: 0
  • Residential Addresses: 11,036
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 756
    • Single Family Addresses: 10,280

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Database updated: May 1, 2018, Maps updated: February 1, 2018.

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Gainesville, TX 76240 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 27,519
Daytime Population: Workers 13,214
Daytime Population: Residents 16,334
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 29,548
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 1.07
Population in Households 26,903
Population in Familes 22,405
Population in Group Qrtrs 616
Population Density2 69
Diversity Index3 60


Median Household Income $51,241
Average Household Income $64,569
Per Capita Income $24,571


Total Housing Units 11,935 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 6,633 (55.6%)
Renter Occupied HU 3,715 (31.1%)
Vacant Housing Units 1,587 (13.3%)
Median Home Value $130,118
Average Home Value $170,681


Total Households 10,348
Average Household Size 2.6
Family Households 7,158
Average Family Size 3
  1. If the ratio of the TDP to Total Population is greater than 1, the location gains population during the day when commuting workers are present. If the ratio is less than 1, the location is more of a bedroom community where people commute to another place for work.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.


2010-2017 2017-2022
Population 0.55% 0.64%
Households 0.49% 0.61%
Families 0.42% 0.56%
Median Household Income   1.04%
Per Capita Income   1.92%

Gainesville, TX 76240 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 76240 to the other 1,848 ZIP Codes in Texas by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 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.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 402 78th
Population Density # 984 47th
Diversity Index # 857 54th
Median Household Income # 851 54th
Per Capita Income # 1076 42nd

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