Basic information about the Gaston County
The Gaston County is located in the state of North Carolina. This county occupies 365 square miles, with 9 square miles being water areas. There are 206.086 inhabitants living in the county according to the 2010 Census. As for the racial makeup of Gaston County citizens, the 3 largest groups are White (78.2%), followed by Black or African American (15.25%) and Some Other Race (3.06%). There are 79.867 households in the county, while 70,06% of them are family households and 29,94% represent non family households. There are 15 cities and towns in Gaston County. The most populated city is Gastonia city and the smallest town or village is Dellview town.