gaston Demographics
Educational Attainment
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Less than High School 100 18.4 % 6.7 %
High School Graduate 274 50.4 % 32.8 %
Some College 128 23.5 % 24.8 %
Bachelor’s Degree 26 4.8 % 22.1 %
Graduate or Professional Degree 16 2.9 % 13.5 %
High School Graduate or Higher 378 69.5 % 86.9 %
Bachelor's Degree or Higher 32 5.9 % 5.9 %
Age Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Population 962 - -
19 years old and under 193 20.1 % 25.9 %
20 to 44 years old 343 35.7 % 12.8 %
45 to 64 years old 286 29.7 % 12.6 %
65 years old and older 140 14.6 % 1.9 %
Language Spoken at Home
Number No. Area % Area National % National
English Only 899 95.6 % 84.8 %
Spanish 39 4.1 % 14.1 %
Other Languages 2 0 % 0 %
Marital Status
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Never Married 119 32.1 % 33.2 %
Married 124 33.4 % 50.6 %
Separated 33 8.9 % 2.6 %
Divorced 95 25.6 % 13.5 %
Census Housing Report
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Housing Units 500 - -
Occupied Housing Units 398 79.6 % 87.5 %
Vacant Housing Units 102 20.4 % 12.5 %
1-Unit, Detached 349 69.8 % 61.5 %
1-Unit, Attached 9 1.8 % 5.8 %
2-Units 25 5.0 % 3.8 %
3 to 4 Units 6 1.2 % 4.5 %
10 to 19 Units 1 0.2 % 4.6 %
Mobile Homes 110 22.0 % 6.3 %
Built 1990 to 1999 66 13.2 % 14.0 %
Built 1980 to 1989 25 5.0 % 13.7 %
Built 1970 to 1979 105 21.0 % 15.7 %
Built 1960 to 1969 38 7.6 % 11.0 %
Built 1940 to 1959 122 24.4 % 15.9 %
Built 1939 or Earlier 97 19.4 % 13.1 %
Electric 229 45.8 % 32.8 %
Oil / Kerosene 45 9.0 % 4.6 %
Natural Gas 4 0.8 % 42.5 %
Tank or LP Gas 99 19.8 % 4.2 %
Wood 18 3.6 % 1.9 %
None 3 0.6 % 1.0 %
Racial Breakdown
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Caucasian 640 67.1 % 75.7 %
African-American 311 32.6 % 13.1 %
Native American 3 0.3 % 0.8 %
Economic Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Median Household Income 32,778 53,657
Median Family Income 41,364 65,910
Median Per Capita Income 17,775 28,889
Weather
  • Chance of Sunshine 63.33 %
  • Temperature 88.94 ℉
  • Rainfall 2.3 inches
  • Energy Demand
    [HDD] 0
    [CDD] 14.32
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
Data sourced by HomeFacts.com