gaston Demographics
Educational Attainment
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Less than High School 54 7.4 % 6.6 %
High School Graduate 364 50.0 % 32.6 %
Some College 213 29.3 % 24.6 %
Bachelor’s Degree 68 9.3 % 22.5 %
Graduate or Professional Degree 29 4.0 % 13.7 %
High School Graduate or Higher 614 84.3 % 87.1 %
Bachelor's Degree or Higher 80 11.0 % 11.0 %
Age Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Population 1,466 - -
19 years old and under 323 22.0 % 25.6 %
20 to 44 years old 643 43.9 % 12.7 %
45 to 64 years old 321 21.9 % 12.7 %
65 years old and older 179 12.2 % 1.9 %
Language Spoken at Home
Number No. Area % Area National % National
English Only 1,273 95.1 % 84.6 %
Spanish 66 4.9 % 14.3 %
Marital Status
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Never Married 251 41.4 % 33.5 %
Married 270 44.5 % 50.5 %
Separated 15 2.5 % 2.6 %
Divorced 71 11.7 % 13.5 %
Census Housing Report
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Housing Units 741 - -
Occupied Housing Units 615 83.0 % 87.7 %
Vacant Housing Units 126 17.0 % 12.3 %
1-Unit, Detached 359 48.4 % 61.4 %
2-Units 3 0.4 % 3.7 %
5 to 9 Units 10 1.3 % 4.8 %
Mobile Homes 365 49.3 % 6.3 %
Boat, RV, or Van 4 0.5 % 0.1 %
Built 1990 to 1999 199 26.9 % 14.0 %
Built 1980 to 1989 136 18.4 % 13.6 %
Built 1970 to 1979 123 16.6 % 15.5 %
Built 1960 to 1969 57 7.7 % 10.8 %
Built 1940 to 1959 40 5.4 % 15.6 %
Built 1939 or Earlier 34 4.6 % 13.0 %
Electric 458 61.8 % 33.5 %
Natural Gas 111 15.0 % 42.3 %
Tank or LP Gas 22 3.0 % 4.1 %
Wood 18 2.4 % 1.8 %
None 6 0.8 % 1.0 %
Racial Breakdown
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Caucasian 1,271 87.6 % 75.5 %
African-American 146 10.1 % 13.1 %
Native American 26 1.8 % 0.8 %
Asian 8 0.6 % 5.6 %
Economic Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Median Household Income 40,050 55,775
Median Family Income 45,341 68,260
Median Per Capita Income 18,185 29,979
Weather
  • Chance of Sunshine 60.00 %
  • Temperature 66.42 ℉
  • Rainfall 2.42 inches
  • Energy Demand
    [HDD] 11.33
    [CDD] 0.15
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