Send us your Gobles photos:
Gobles is a city in Van Buren County, in the Kalamazoo-Portage metro area.
The community was named after Goble family, settlers
The latitude of Gobles is 42.360N. The longitude is -85.879W.It is in the Eastern Standard time zone. Elevation is 817 feet.
The estimated population, in 2003, was 813.
Sections below provide additional information and links about Gobles demographics, travel and tourism, nearby airports, cemeteries, the Van Buren County economy, education, environment, genealogy, government, historic sites, Kalamazoo-Battle Creek area jobs, libraries, maps, museums, newspapers and other media, nonprofit groups, real estate, recreation, religion, transportation, and weather in the 49055 ZIP code.
20% of Gobles residents report German ancestry, and 13% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Gobles ancestry & family history guide.
Post a query on a message board:
Records & databases:
At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Gobles was $12,804, compared with $21,587 nationally.
6% of Gobles residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.
Median rent in Gobles, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $364. Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $743.
Libraries in Gobles include Gobles Branch Library ... View libraries
Van Buren County supported George W. Bush in the 2004 presidential election. For more information, see our Gobles political report.
The average commute time for Gobles workers is 23 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.
More info about Gobles:
Send us your corrections and additions
Search Associate's degrees, Bachelor's degrees, Master's degrees, Certificate programs, Diploma programs, and many others.
Enter your ZIP or Postal code to find schools near you. Your dream major may be just around the corner!