Gaston Information

Gaston Information

Travel info, sports, demographic data, and general statistics about the city of Gaston, NC

General Gaston Information

State: North Carolina

County: Northampton County

Close cities: Pleasant Hill, NC, South Weldon, NC, Henrico, NC, Littleton, NC, Garysburg, NC, South Rosemary, NC, Weldon, NC, Roanoke Rapids, NC

Gaston Population (census data)
Total 895 (-7.6% since 2000)
Male 403 (45.0%)
Female 492 (55.0%)

Population Density: 529 people per sq. mile

Cost of Living Index: 76.8 (US Avg is 100)

Gaston Elevation: 180 feet above sea level

Land Area: 1.69 square miles

Median Household Income: $26,567

Zip Codes: 27832.

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Gaston Demographic Data

Ethnic Information:
  • White Non-Hispanic (65.9%)
  • Black (31.8%)
  • American Indian (1.4%)
  • Two or more races (1.2%)
  • Hispanic (1.0%)
Ancestry Information:
  • United States (19.0%)
  • English (3.2%)
  • Irish (2.9%)
  • German (2.6%)
  • Scottish (1.2%)

Local Gaston Sports Teams

Major League Baseball: Baltimore Orioles, Washington Nationals
NFL Football: Washington Redskins, Carolina Panthers
NBA Basketball: Washington Wizards
NHL Hockey: Carolina Hurricanes
NCAA Sports: North Carolina State University, East Carolina University

Gaston School Information

High Schools
KIPP Pride High School (320 Pleasant Hill Road, Gaston, NC, 27832 - Gaston College Preparatory District)
Northampton High-West (152 Hurricane Drive, Gaston, NC, 27832 - Northampton County Schools District)
Middle Schools
Gaston Middle (400 Broughton Street, Gaston, NC, 27832 - Northampton County Schools District)
Elementary Schools
Squire Elementary (4671 NC 46 Highway W, Gaston, NC, 27832 - Northampton County Schools District)
Other/Private Schools
Gaston College Preparatory (320 Pleasant Hill Road, Gaston, NC, 27832 - Gaston College Preparatory District)

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