Gholson is located close to the center of Texas. Gholson is part of Mclennan County. Gholson has 8.71 square miles of land area and 0.02 square miles of water area. As of 2010-2014, the total Gholson population is 864, which has shrunk 6.29% since 2000. The population growth rate is much lower than the state average rate of 25.13% and is much lower than the national average rate of 11.61%. Gholson median household income is $55,179 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 47.14% since 2000. The income growth rate is higher than the state average rate of 31.68% and is much higher than the national average rate of 27.36%. Gholson median house value is $103,900 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 49.28% since 2000. The house value growth rate is lower than the state average rate of 59.27% and is higher than the national average rate of 46.91%. As a reference, the national Consumer Price Index (CPI) inflation rate for the same period is 26.63%. On average, the public school district that covers Gholson is much better than the state average in quality.