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Gun Barrel City Demographics

Education

High School

55%

Associate's

33%

Bachelor's

7%

Master's

4%

Doctorate

1%

Family Size

2 people

51%

3 people

20%

4 people

11%

5 people

10%

6+ people

8%

Household Income

0-50k

60%

50-100k

23%

100-150k

7%

150-200k

5%

200k+

5%

Age

0-10

8%

10-20

14%

20-45

30%

45-65

26%

65+

22%

Getting Around Gun Barrel City

Gun Barrel City Transportation

Commute Time

0-15 Mins

34%

15-30 Mins

15%

30-40 Mins

12%

40-60 Mins

9%

60+ Mins

30%

Gun Barrel City Education

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Living in Gun Barrel City, TX

The small town of Gun Barrel City, Texas is home to slightly less than 6,000 people. Retirees make up a greater percentage of the population (25%) here than nationally (14%), while young adults are less well-represented. At an average age of just under 45, the town's residents skew older than most cities in Texas. The majority of residents own their homes in Gun Barrel City, and 22% of residents rent. Renters in the town benefit from a relatively low average rent of $804 per month, which is $224/month less than the state average.

With an average commute time of about 37 minutes, longer than most cities in the state, Gun Barrel City residents are well aware that getting to work takes some patience. Driving is the prevailing way to get to work, chosen by 33% of commuters, while public transportation isn't used. Walking isn't a common method of commuting to work.

Compared to the national average, Gun Barrel City has a high percentage of residents over the age of 25 who have earned a high school degree or GED (30%). Further, 7% have earned a Bachelor's degree and 4% possess a Master's degree or Doctorate. Retail is the most common industry in Gun Barrel City, making up 7% of the population. Meanwhile, in terms of job function, many residents work in sales, as 8% of the town's population reports this as their field of work, the highest number of any career path. With an average annual income of about $56,000, Gun Barrel City workers earn less than the average Texas resident. The town's average income also trails the national average of $73,345.