Location of Gustine, Texas
Gustine is a town located in Comanche County in Central Texas. The population was 476 at the 2010 census. The town, formerly known as Cora, was the county seat in the 1850s.
Jim Reese, a Republican politician who served as the mayor of Odessa, Texas, from 1968 to 1974, was born in Gustine in 1929 and graduated from Gustine High School.
The Town of Gustine is served by the Gustine Independent School District.
Dozens of the children at the elementary school in the district are alleged to have been forced by school officials to pull their pants down as part of a "poop inspection" during an incident in late January 2015, but the superintendent insists the children only had to pull down their pants "just a little."