gaston Demographics
Educational Attainment
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Less than High School 43 5.7 % 6.7 %
High School Graduate 425 56.8 % 32.8 %
Some College 193 25.8 % 24.8 %
Bachelor’s Degree 67 9.0 % 22.1 %
Graduate or Professional Degree 20 2.7 % 13.5 %
High School Graduate or Higher 635 84.9 % 86.9 %
Bachelor's Degree or Higher 71 9.5 % 9.5 %
Age Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Population 1,571 - -
19 years old and under 378 24.1 % 25.9 %
20 to 44 years old 659 41.9 % 12.8 %
45 to 64 years old 327 20.8 % 12.6 %
65 years old and older 207 13.2 % 1.9 %
Language Spoken at Home
Number No. Area % Area National % National
English Only 1,346 97.4 % 84.8 %
Spanish 36 2.6 % 14.1 %
Marital Status
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Never Married 286 41.9 % 33.2 %
Married 304 44.5 % 50.6 %
Separated 11 1.6 % 2.6 %
Divorced 82 12.0 % 13.5 %
Census Housing Report
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Housing Units 753 - -
Occupied Housing Units 653 86.7 % 87.5 %
Vacant Housing Units 100 13.3 % 12.5 %
1-Unit, Detached 361 47.9 % 61.5 %
1-Unit, Attached 4 0.5 % 5.8 %
2-Units 13 1.7 % 3.8 %
5 to 9 Units 10 1.3 % 4.9 %
Mobile Homes 362 48.1 % 6.3 %
Boat, RV, or Van 3 0.4 % 0.1 %
Built 1990 to 1999 208 27.6 % 14.0 %
Built 1980 to 1989 118 15.7 % 13.7 %
Built 1970 to 1979 126 16.7 % 15.7 %
Built 1960 to 1969 64 8.5 % 11.0 %
Built 1940 to 1959 55 7.3 % 15.9 %
Built 1939 or Earlier 42 5.6 % 13.1 %
Electric 462 61.4 % 32.8 %
Natural Gas 138 18.3 % 42.5 %
Tank or LP Gas 27 3.6 % 4.2 %
Wood 23 3.1 % 1.9 %
None 3 0.4 % 1.0 %
Racial Breakdown
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Caucasian 1,352 87.0 % 75.7 %
African-American 157 10.1 % 13.1 %
Native American 29 1.9 % 0.8 %
Asian 16 1.0 % 5.4 %
Economic Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Median Household Income 41,157 53,657
Median Family Income 44,236 65,910
Median Per Capita Income 18,459 28,889
Weather
  • Chance of Sunshine 61.29 %
  • Temperature 86.77 ℉
  • Rainfall 2.49 inches
  • Energy Demand
    [HDD] 0.05
    [CDD] 11.62
Earthquakes
Magnitude Probability
5.0 0.19 %
6.0 0.04 %
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