gaston Demographics
Educational Attainment
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Less than High School 5 1.0 % 6.7 %
High School Graduate 269 53.5 % 32.8 %
Some College 164 32.6 % 24.8 %
Bachelor’s Degree 52 10.3 % 22.1 %
Graduate or Professional Degree 13 2.6 % 13.5 %
High School Graduate or Higher 465 92.4 % 86.9 %
Bachelor's Degree or Higher 59 11.7 % 11.7 %
Age Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Population 896 - -
19 years old and under 285 31.8 % 25.9 %
20 to 44 years old 300 33.5 % 12.8 %
45 to 64 years old 201 22.4 % 12.6 %
65 years old and older 110 12.3 % 1.9 %
Language Spoken at Home
Number No. Area % Area National % National
English Only 831 99.2 % 84.8 %
Spanish 7 0.8 % 14.1 %
Marital Status
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Never Married 63 19.4 % 33.2 %
Married 185 56.9 % 50.6 %
Separated 9 2.8 % 2.6 %
Divorced 68 20.9 % 13.5 %
Census Housing Report
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Housing Units 368 - -
Occupied Housing Units 321 87.2 % 87.5 %
Vacant Housing Units 47 12.8 % 12.5 %
1-Unit, Detached 306 83.2 % 61.5 %
2-Units 12 3.3 % 3.8 %
3 to 4 Units 12 3.3 % 4.5 %
Mobile Homes 38 10.3 % 6.3 %
Built 1990 to 1999 48 13.0 % 14.0 %
Built 1980 to 1989 16 4.3 % 13.7 %
Built 1970 to 1979 42 11.4 % 15.7 %
Built 1960 to 1969 24 6.5 % 11.0 %
Built 1940 to 1959 45 12.2 % 15.9 %
Built 1939 or Earlier 161 43.8 % 13.1 %
Electric 51 13.9 % 32.8 %
Natural Gas 268 72.8 % 42.5 %
Tank or LP Gas 2 0.5 % 4.2 %
Racial Breakdown
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Caucasian 876 98.6 % 75.7 %
African-American 3 0.3 % 13.1 %
Native American 3 0.3 % 0.8 %
Asian 3 0.3 % 5.4 %
Some Other Race 3 0.3 % 4.9 %
Economic Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Median Household Income 40,966 53,657
Median Family Income 42,368 65,910
Median Per Capita Income 17,556 28,889
Weather
  • Chance of Sunshine 67.74 %
  • Temperature 82.64 ℉
  • Rainfall 2.6 inches
  • Energy Demand
    [HDD] 0.17
    [CDD] 7.68
Earthquakes
Magnitude Probability
5.0 0.03 %
6.0 0.00 %
7.0 0.00 %
8.0 0.00 %
9.0 0.00 %
Very Low Risk Area
Public Information
Unemployment Information
Data sourced by HomeFacts.com