gaston Demographics

Educational Attainment

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
Less than High School 94 15.2 % 6.3 %
High School Graduate 313 50.6 % 32.2 %
Some College 161 26.1 % 24.4 %
Bachelor’s Degree 30 4.9 % 22.9 %
Graduate or Professional Degree 20 3.2 % 14.1 %
High School Graduate or Higher 417 67.5 % 87.5 %
Bachelor's Degree or Higher 37 6.0 % 6.0 %

Age Statistics

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Population 1,162 - -
19 years old and under 253 21.8 % 25.5 %
20 to 44 years old 353 30.4 % 12.6 %
45 to 64 years old 312 26.9 % 12.8 %
65 years old and older 244 21.0 % 1.9 %

Language Spoken at Home

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
English Only 1,119 99.5 % 84.4 %
Spanish 3 0.3 % 14.4 %
Other Languages 3 0 % 0 %

Marital Status

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
Never Married 198 47.0 % 33.6 %
Married 135 32.1 % 50.4 %
Separated 21 5.0 % 2.5 %
Divorced 67 15.9 % 13.4 %

Census Housing Report

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Housing Units 542 - -
Occupied Housing Units 482 88.9 % 87.6 %
Vacant Housing Units 60 11.1 % 12.4 %
1-Unit, Detached 361 66.6 % 61.5 %
1-Unit, Attached 8 1.5 % 5.9 %
2-Units 6 1.1 % 3.6 %
20 or More Units 10 1.8 % 9.0 %
Mobile Homes 157 29.0 % 6.2 %
Built 1990 to 1999 107 19.7 % 13.9 %
Built 1980 to 1989 39 7.2 % 13.5 %
Built 1970 to 1979 75 13.8 % 15.3 %
Built 1960 to 1969 63 11.6 % 10.7 %
Built 1940 to 1959 142 26.2 % 15.5 %
Built 1939 or Earlier 55 10.1 % 12.8 %
Electric 291 53.7 % 33.9 %
Oil / Kerosene 63 11.6 % 4.2 %
Natural Gas 7 1.3 % 42.1 %
Tank or LP Gas 112 20.7 % 4.1 %
Wood 4 0.7 % 1.6 %
None 5 0.9 % 1.0 %

Racial Breakdown

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
Caucasian 689 59.6 % 75.1 %
African-American 429 37.1 % 13.1 %
Native American 38 3.3 % 0.9 %

Economic Statistics

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
Median Household Income 30,833 57,617
Median Family Income 29,545 71,062
Median Per Capita Income 18,168 31,128

Weather

  • Chance of Sunshine 64.52 %
  • Temperature 73.17 ℉
  • Rainfall 1.86 inches
  • Energy Demand
    [HDD] 5.42
    [CDD] 1.78

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