About Kilgore


Let's have a look around into background of Kilgore
  • County: Gregg, Rusk
  • State: Texas
  • Country: United States
  • Latitude: 32.3862619  
  • Longitude: -94.8757709
  • Time zone: Central Time Zone
  • Current time zone offset: UTC/GMT -6 hours

Weather in Kilgore

  • Climate: Humid Sub-Tropical Climate
  • Best Time to Visit: April to November

Location

Kilgore is a city in the US state of Texas. Kilgore has a total population of 14,947 (2015 Census)

Distance from Kilgore center to Airport

East Texas Regional Airport is the main airport which serves the domestic passengers.

Driving Distance: 13 miles / 21 km

Driving Time: 21 Minutes

Languages: English followed by Spanish.

Modes of transport

  • Airport: East Texas Regional Airport
  • Rail: Amtrak
  • Road: Bus: Greyhound Lines

Customs and Tipping

For Restaurants and Bars:

  • Waitress and Bartender – 10 – 15 % of the Bill.

For Hotels:

  • Room Service: $5 Minimum
  • Housekeeper: $1 - $2 per Day
  • Concierge: Between $5 - $25

Valet Parking:

  • Parking or Returning Car: $2 - $5 

Nearby Tourist Cities




Henderson

Location

The city of Henderson is located in the US State of Nevada and is quite close to Las Vegas.

Weather
  • Climate: Hot desert Climate
  • Best Time to Visit: March to May
Tourist Attractions
  • Galleria at Sunset
  • Lake Las Vegas
  • Seven Hill Estates




Jacksonville

Location

It is the main seaport city of the state of Florida and the most populated one of the Southeastern U.S.A. with a population of about 913,010  (2017).

Weather
  • Climate: Humid Subtropical Climate
  • Best Time to Visit: March to May and September to November
Tourist Attractions
  • Riverside/Avondale Historic District
  • Kingsley Plantation
  • Jacksonville Veterans Memorial Arena




Longview

Location

Longview is a city in the US state of Washington. Longview has a total population of 36,848 (2016 Census).

Weather
  • Climate: Dry Summer Mild Temperate Zone
  • Best Time to Visit: July to November
Tourist Attractions
  • Long-Bell Company
  • Sundial Commemorating The Monticello Convention
  • Riverside Park

Emergency Contact Numbers in Kilgore city

  • Fire / Police/ Ambulance: 911
  • Railroad: 1 800 872 7245 (Amtrak)
  • Airport: +1 903 643 3031 (East Texas Regional Airport)
  • Hospital: +1 903 984 3505 (Allegiance Specialty Hospital)

Events

Let’s step into extensive list of To Dos in Kilgore, Tx.

  • Avalon Faire
  • Stars & Scars Mud Run
  • Texas Shakespeare Festival

Tourist Attractions

  • East Texas Oil Museum
  • Kilgore Train Platform
  • World’s Richest Acre

Theatre & Concerts

  • Anne Dean Turk Performing Arts Center
  • Artsview Children’s Theatre
  • Royal Opera House

Visit Top Restaurants in Kilgore

  • Country Tavern Barbecue
  • Jack Ryan’s Steak and Chophouse
  • The back Porch

Top Shopping Centers in Kilgore

  • Universal Outlets Inc
  • Burke’s Outlet
  • Walmart Supercenter

Museums, Galleries and Gardens

  • Texas Museum of Broadcasting and Communications
  • Gaylon’s Gallery
  • Driller Park

Iconic Delicacies of Iconic Restros

  • Charro Beans – Jalapeno Tree
  • Chili’s – Chili’s
  • Frozen Yogurt – Downtown D’Lites

Shelling Out Dollars

  • Imported beer: $ 3
  • Taxi: $ 3 (base price)
  • 3 BHK (Downtown): $ 983
  • Cheap meal: $ 11.50
  • Gasoline: $ 0.54 / litre
  • 3 course meal: $ 41
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