Kilgore Information

Kilgore Information

Travel info, sports, demographic data, and general statistics about the city of Kilgore, TX

General Kilgore Information

State: Texas

County: Gregg County

Close cities: Laird-Hill, TX, New London, TX, Overton, TX, Liberty City, TX, Longview, TX, Kilgore, TX, Lakeport, TX

Kilgore Population (census data)
Total 12,024 (+5.9% since 2000)
Male 5,836 (48.5%)
Female 6,188 (51.5%)

Population Density: 781 people per sq. mile

Cost of Living Index: 76.7 (US Avg is 100)

Land Area: 15.4 square miles

Median Household Income: $38,418

Zip Codes: 75662, and 75663.

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Kilgore Demographic Data

Ethnic Information:
  • White Non-Hispanic (74.8%)
  • Black (12.3%)
  • Hispanic (11.1%)
  • Other race (6.9%)
  • Two or more races (1.4%)
  • American Indian (1.1%)
Ancestry Information:
  • United States (16.1%)
  • Irish (9.8%)
  • English (8.8%)
  • German (8.5%)
  • Scottish (2.4%)
  • French (2.1%)
Foriegn Born: 731 people (6.1%)
  • Latin America (100.0%)

Local Kilgore Sports Teams

Major League Baseball: Texas Rangers, Houston Astros
NFL Football: Houston Texans, Dallas Cowboys
NBA Basketball: Houston Rockets, Dallas Mavericks
NHL Hockey: Dallas Stars
NCAA Sports: Stephen F. Austin University,

Kilgore School Information

High Schools
Kilgore High School (711 N Longview Street, Kilgore, TX, 75662 - Kilgore ISD District)
Middle Schools
Maude Laird Middle (2500 Shasta Way, Kilgore, TX, 75662 - Kilgore ISD District)
Elementary Schools
Chandler Elementary (2500 Chandler Street, Kilgore, TX, 75662 - Kilgore ISD District)
Kilgore Heights Elementary (701 Houston Street, Kilgore, TX, 75662 - Kilgore ISD District)
Other/Private Schools
Elder-Coop Alternative School (Tyler Highway 31 W, Kilgore, TX, 75662 - Sabine ISD District)
Kilgore Intermediate (2300 Whipporwill, Kilgore, TX, 75662 - Kilgore ISD District)

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