The population residing within Gun Barrel City Limits was estimated at 6,005 as of 2018, a 9.21% increase since the 2010 census. Gun Barrel City is the economic center for cities and settlements in six zip codes, which span four counties (Henderson, Kaufman, Van Zandt, and Navarro). This six zip code community is known as the Lakeplex.
The population for the Gun Barrel City zip code (75156) was estimated at 15,720 in 2017 (a 7.8% increase since 2010) and the most recent population estimate for the Lakeplex is 49,037 (2017), a 22% increase since the 2010 census.
2018 GBC Estimated Demographics
|Average Household Size||2.52||N/A|
|Owner-Occupied Housing Units||1,907||79.89|
2010 Census Data
|Two or More Races||110||2.9|
|Hispanic or Latino (of any race)||387||6.8|
|Average Household Size||2.45||N/A|
|Owner-Occupied Housing Units||1,748||75.6|