Gatesville, Texas

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The Coryell County courthouse

Gatesville is a city in the U.S. state of Texas. It is the county seat of Coryell County. The population was 15,751 at the 2010 census.[1]

The city has five of the eight prisons and state jails for women operated by the Texas Department of Criminal Justice. One of the facilities, the Mountain View Unit, has the state's death row for women.

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  1. "Geographic Identifiers: 2010 Census Summary File 1 (G001): Gatesville city, Texas". U.S. Census Bureau, American Factfinder. Archived from the original on February 13, 2020. Retrieved August 5, 2015.