gaston Demographics
Educational Attainment
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Less than High School 100 18.5 % 6.6 %
High School Graduate 286 53.0 % 32.6 %
Some College 117 21.7 % 24.6 %
Bachelor’s Degree 24 4.4 % 22.5 %
Graduate or Professional Degree 13 2.4 % 13.7 %
High School Graduate or Higher 364 67.4 % 87.1 %
Bachelor's Degree or Higher 28 5.2 % 5.1 %
Age Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Population 1,038 - -
19 years old and under 208 20.0 % 25.6 %
20 to 44 years old 333 32.1 % 12.7 %
45 to 64 years old 311 30.0 % 12.7 %
65 years old and older 186 17.9 % 1.9 %
Language Spoken at Home
Number No. Area % Area National % National
English Only 942 93.4 % 84.6 %
Spanish 65 6.4 % 14.3 %
Other Languages 2 0 % 0 %
Marital Status
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Never Married 134 37.1 % 33.5 %
Married 135 37.4 % 50.5 %
Separated 22 6.1 % 2.6 %
Divorced 70 19.4 % 13.5 %
Census Housing Report
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Housing Units 474 - -
Occupied Housing Units 410 86.5 % 87.7 %
Vacant Housing Units 64 13.5 % 12.3 %
1-Unit, Detached 345 72.8 % 61.4 %
1-Unit, Attached 7 1.5 % 5.8 %
2-Units 3 0.6 % 3.7 %
10 to 19 Units 1 0.2 % 4.6 %
20 or More Units 8 1.7 % 8.8 %
Mobile Homes 110 23.2 % 6.3 %
Built 1990 to 1999 60 12.7 % 14.0 %
Built 1980 to 1989 36 7.6 % 13.6 %
Built 1970 to 1979 63 13.3 % 15.5 %
Built 1960 to 1969 60 12.7 % 10.8 %
Built 1940 to 1959 140 29.5 % 15.6 %
Built 1939 or Earlier 69 14.6 % 13.0 %
Electric 238 50.2 % 33.5 %
Oil / Kerosene 64 13.5 % 4.4 %
Natural Gas 7 1.5 % 42.3 %
Tank or LP Gas 81 17.1 % 4.1 %
Wood 17 3.6 % 1.8 %
None 3 0.6 % 1.0 %
Racial Breakdown
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Caucasian 732 70.8 % 75.5 %
African-American 294 28.4 % 13.1 %
Native American 8 0.8 % 0.8 %
Economic Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Median Household Income 28,646 55,775
Median Family Income 29,922 68,260
Median Per Capita Income 17,137 29,979
Weather
  • Chance of Sunshine 64.52 %
  • Temperature 88.74 ℉
  • Rainfall 2.92 inches
  • Energy Demand
    [HDD] 0
    [CDD] 12.47
Earthquakes
Magnitude Probability
5.0 0.02 %
6.0 0.01 %
7.0 0.00 %
8.0 0.00 %
9.0 0.00 %
Very Low Risk Area
Public Information
Unemployment Information
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