LOCATION:

STATE OF TEXAS
COUNTIES OF GREGG & UPSHUR
CITY OF GLADEWATER

Gladewater is located in Northeast Texas between Tyler and Longview. Two major state highways, Hwy 80 and Hwy 271 intersect in the middle of town. Interstate 20 is several miles south of town traveling on Hwy 271.


POPULATION:

6078 as of 2000 Census


CLIMATE:

Coldest Month/Average Temp: 44.6 (January)
Hottest Month/Average Temp: 82.8 (July)
Average Annual Rainfall: 3.92 inches


MUNICIPAL SERVICES:

Type of Government: Council/Manager
Annual Budget : $4,439,941
Fire Insurance Class: 6.0
Fire Trucks/Pumpers: 4 Engines
1 Grass Truck
1 Rescue Truck
1 Rescue Boat
Full Time Firemen : 13
Volunteer Firemen : 4
Full Time Policemen : 14
Public Library : yes
City Zoning Body : yes

UTILITIES:

Water Service
City Of Gladewater: (903) 845-2474

Electric Company
Aep/Swepco: 1-877-373-4858 (Toll Free)

Natural Gas
Centerpoint Energy: (903) 759-7133

Telephone Company
Verizon: Residential: 1-800-483-4000
Business : 1-800-483-5000

TAX STRUCTURE:

City 0.576665 Per $100 Valuation
County (Gregg) 0.27470 Per $100 Valuation (Upshur) 0.5795 Per $100 Valuation
Road & Bridge 0.00530 (Gregg County)
School 1.516433 Per $100 Valuation
College 0.1789 Per $100 Valuation


EDUCATION:

Public Schools
Gladewater I.S.D. (903) 845-6991
Union Grove I.S.D. (903) 845-5509

Private Schools
Life Christian Academy (903) 844-2720

Colleges/Universities
Kilgore College (903) 984-8531
Tyler Junior College (903) 510-2200
Jarvis Christian College (903) 769-5700
Letourneau University (903) 233-3000
University Of Texas @ Longview (903) 663-8100
University Of Texas @ Tyler (903) 566-7000

HEALTH FACILITIES:

Hospitals
Good Shepherd Medical Center (Longview) 
(903) 315-2000
Longview Regional Medical Center (Longview) 
(903) 758-1818
Laird Memorial Hospital (Kilgore) 
(903) 984-3505
East Texas Medical Center (Gilmer) 
(903) 841-7100

Medical Offices
Good Shepherd Family Health Center 
(903) 845-3411
Longview Regional Hugman-Kent Clinic 
(903) 845-2159

Nursing Homes
Care Inn Of Gladewater 
(903) 845-2101
Gladewater Nursing Home
(903) 845-2175
Truman W. Smith Children's Center 
(903)845-2181

LOCATION:

STATE OF TEXAS
COUNTIES OF GREGG & UPSHUR
CITY OF GLADEWATER

Gladewater is located in Northeast Texas between Tyler and Longview. Two major state highways, Hwy 80 and Hwy 271 intersect in the middle of town. Interstate 20 is several miles south of town traveling on Hwy 271.


POPULATION:

6078 as of 2000 Census


CLIMATE:

Coldest Month/Average Temp: 44.6 (January)
Hottest Month/Average Temp: 82.8 (July)
Average Annual Rainfall: 3.92 inches


MUNICIPAL SERVICES:

Type of Government: Council/Manager
Annual Budget : $4,439,941
Fire Insurance Class: 6.0
Fire Trucks/Pumpers: 4 Engines
1 Grass Truck
1 Rescue Truck
1 Rescue Boat
Full Time Firemen : 13
Volunteer Firemen : 4
Full Time Policemen : 14
Public Library : yes
City Zoning Body : yes

UTILITIES:

Water Service
City Of Gladewater: (903) 845-2474

Electric Company
Aep/Swepco: 1-877-373-4858 (Toll Free)

Natural Gas
Centerpoint Energy: (903) 759-7133

Telephone Company
Verizon: Residential: 1-800-483-4000
Business : 1-800-483-5000

TAX STRUCTURE:

City 0.576665 Per $100 Valuation
County (Gregg) 0.27470 Per $100 Valuation (Upshur) 0.5795 Per $100 Valuation
Road & Bridge 0.00530 (Gregg County)
School 1.516433 Per $100 Valuation
College 0.1789 Per $100 Valuation


EDUCATION:

Public Schools
Gladewater I.S.D. (903) 845-6991
Union Grove I.S.D. (903) 845-5509

Private Schools
Life Christian Academy (903) 844-2720

Colleges/Universities
Kilgore College (903) 984-8531
Tyler Junior College (903) 510-2200
Jarvis Christian College (903) 769-5700
Letourneau University (903) 233-3000
University Of Texas @ Longview (903) 663-8100
University Of Texas @ Tyler (903) 566-7000

HEALTH FACILITIES:

Hospitals
Good Shepherd Medical Center (Longview) 
(903) 315-2000
Longview Regional Medical Center (Longview) 
(903) 758-1818
Laird Memorial Hospital (Kilgore) 
(903) 984-3505
East Texas Medical Center (Gilmer) 
(903) 841-7100

Medical Offices
Good Shepherd Family Health Center 
(903) 845-3411
Longview Regional Hugman-Kent Clinic 
(903) 845-2159

Nursing Homes
Care Inn Of Gladewater 
(903) 845-2101
Gladewater Nursing Home
(903) 845-2175
Truman W. Smith Children's Center 
(903)845-2181

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