Cooke County

A convenient network of highways divides the county nicely.

Welcome to Cooke County

Established in the mid-19th Century, Cooke County boasts small-town vibes and an abundance of family-friendly neighborhoods. The cities that make up Cooke County are quaint, and many include an urban flair in their small downtown districts with neighborhood cafes, shops, and pubs. The beautiful setting of Lake Ray Roberts attracts locals and tourists alike making the southeast portion of the county a backdrop for outdoor enthusiasts.
 
A convenient network of highways divides the county nicely, making life easier for commuters and travelers alike. Whether you are looking for a single-family ranch, a quiet family estate, or a prominent newly constructed home, Cooke County has something for everyone.

Overview for Cooke County, TX

29,209 people live in Cooke County, where the median age is 37.4 and the average individual income is $30,649. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.

29,209

Total Population

37.4 years

Median Age

Medium

Population Density Population Density This is the number of people per square mile in a neighborhood.

$30,649

Average individual Income

Around Cooke County, TX

There's plenty to do around Cooke County, including shopping, dining, nightlife, parks, and more. Data provided by Walk Score and Yelp.

25
Somewhat Bikeable
Bike Score

Points of Interest

Explore popular things to do in the area, including Rico Taqueria, Taquero El Vaquero, and SnoBall Gainesville.

Name Category Distance Reviews
Ratings by Yelp
Dining 2.66 miles 5 reviews 5/5 stars
Dining 2.65 miles 9 reviews 4.8/5 stars
Dining · $ 2.92 miles 4 reviews 5/5 stars
Dining 2.18 miles 60 reviews 4.8/5 stars
Dining 2.67 miles 14 reviews 4.6/5 stars
Dining · $$ 3.2 miles 9 reviews 4.6/5 stars

Demographics and Employment Data for Cooke County, TX

Cooke County has 11,487 households, with an average household size of 2.5. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. Here’s what the people living in Cooke County do for work — and how long it takes them to get there. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. 29,209 people call Cooke County home. The population density is 79.07 and the largest age group is Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.

29,209

Total Population

Medium

Population Density Population Density This is the number of people per square mile in a neighborhood.

37.4

Median Age

49.88 / 50.12%

Men vs Women

Population by Age Group

0-9:

0-9 Years

10-17:

10-17 Years

18-24:

18-24 Years

25-64:

25-64 Years

65-74:

65-74 Years

75+:

75+ Years

Education Level

  • Less Than 9th Grade
  • High School Degree
  • Associate Degree
  • Bachelor Degree
  • Graduate Degree
11,487

Total Households

2.5

Average Household Size

$30,649

Average individual Income

Households with Children

With Children:

Without Children:

Marital Status

Married
Single
Divorced
Separated

Blue vs White Collar Workers

Blue Collar:

White Collar:

Commute Time

0 to 14 Minutes
15 to 29 Minutes
30 to 59 Minutes
60+ Minutes

Schools in Cooke County, TX

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Mixed Schools ()
The following schools are within or nearby Cooke County. The rating and statistics can serve as a starting point to make baseline comparisons on the right schools for your family. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.
Type
Name
Category
Grades
School rating
PUBLIC
10th - 11th
No rating available
Walnut Bend Elementary
PUBLIC
PreK - 8th
2/5
PUBLIC
6th - 8th
4/5
Robert E Lee Intermediate
PUBLIC
5th - 6th
No rating available
PUBLIC
PreK - 8th
3/5
Callisburg High School
PUBLIC
9th - 12th
4/5
Gainesville High School
PUBLIC
9th - 12th
2/5
W E Chalmers Elementary
PUBLIC
2nd - 4th
2/5
PRIVATE
PreK - 8th
No rating available
Callisburg Elementary
PUBLIC
PreK - 5th
3/5
PUBLIC
9th - 12th
No rating available
PUBLIC
PreK - 1st
No rating available
PUBLIC
7th - 8th
1/5

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