Best Places to Live in Gilmer, Texas

Small-city complex - Northeast Texas, 30 miles from Louisiana border
Pros
-Cost of living
-Historic interest
-Nearby recreation
Cons
-Entertainment
-Viloent crime rate
-Summer heat

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What Bert Has To Say About Longview Metro Area

Longview is a small city in eastern Texas about 130 miles east of Dallas. Marshall is a small but culturally and historically rich former boom town an additional 35 miles east. Originally a transportation center for nearby agriculture and timber industries, the Longview-Marshall area prospered from the oil booms of the 1920’s and 1930’s, and Longview has a sizable, downtown, historic area (“One Hundred Acres of History”).


QUICK FACTS

Real Estate: For Sale  For Rent
Country: United States
State: Texas
County: Upshur County
Metro Area: Longview Metro Area
City: Gilmer
Zip Codes: 75644 75645
Time zone: Central Standard Time (CST)
Elevation: 259 ft above sea level

Highlights

ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Gilmer is 6.90% (U.S. avg. is 5.20%). Recent job growth is Negative. Gilmer jobs have decreased by 2.99%. Learn More...
COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Gilmer's cost of living is 9.90% lower than the U.S. average. Learn More... or Compare Gilmer's Cost of Living
POPULATION
Gilmer's population is 5,187 people. Since 2000, it has had a population growth of 7.57%. Learn More...
TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 19 minutes. The National Average is 26 minutes. Learn More...
REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Gilmer is $128,594. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 28.91%. Check out the homes in the area.
SCHOOLS
Gilmer public schools spend $9,347 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 13 students per teacher in Gilmer. Learn More...

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Housing Market in Gilmer

It's a good time to buy in Gilmer. Home Appreciation is up 1.4% in the last 12 months. Browse Gilmer Real Estate.

The median home price in Gilmer is $128,594. Browse Homes in this Range.


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ZIP CODES IN GILMER, TEXAS
75644 75645