Gaston County, North Carolina state, USA

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Gaston County, North Carolina, USA

Map of Gaston County
Population
- Total:206.086 (2010)
- Density:577,3/sq mi (223,3/sq km)
Area
- Total:365 sq mi (944 sq km)
- Land:357 sq mi (923 sq km)
- Water:9 sq mi (21 sq km)
- % water:2,22 %
Latitude:+35.2933443
Longitude:-081.1772556

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.


Statistical data for the Gaston County based on the 2010 U.S. Census

Racial makeup

Total
206,086
White alone
161,16678.20 %
Black or African American alone
31,43115.25 %
American Indian and Alaska Native alone
8500.41 %
Asian alone
2,4781.20 %
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone
630.03 %
Some Other Race alone
6,3153.06 %
Two or More races
3,7831.84 %

Statistical data for the Gaston County

Data Source : US Census Bureau

Racial makeup

Total
206,086
White alone
161,16678.20 %
Black or African American alone
31,43115.25 %
American Indian and Alaska Native alone
8500.41 %
Asian alone
2,4781.20 %
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone
630.03 %
Some Other Race alone
6,3153.06 %
Two or More races
3,7831.84 %

Hispanic or Latino Origin

Total
206,086
Not Hispanic or Latino
193,88594.08 %
Hispanic or Latino
12,2015.92 %

Hispanic or Latino Origin by Race

Total
206,086
Not Hispanic or Latino
193,88594.08 %
White alone
156,31080.62 %
Black or African American alone
31,00215.99 %
American Indian and Alaska Native alone
7070.36 %
Asian alone
2,4621.27 %
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone
440.02 %
Some Other Race alone
2730.14 %
Two or More races
3,0871.59 %
Hispanic or Latino
12,2015.92 %
White alone
4,85639.80 %
Black or African American alone
4293.52 %
American Indian and Alaska Native alone
1431.17 %
Asian alone
160.13 %
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone
190.16 %
Some Other Race alone
6,04249.52 %
Two or More races
6965.70 %

Median Age by Sex

Both sexes
39
Male
38
Female
40

Household Type

Total
79,867
Family households
55,95270.06 %
Husband-wife family
39,24170.13 %
Other family
16,71129.87 %
Male householder, no wife present
4,42726.49 %
Female householder, no husband present
12,28473.51 %
Nonfamily households
23,91529.94 %
Householder living alone
19,66582.23 %
Householder not living alone
4,25017.77 %

Geographical and Cultural Features and Landmarks in the Gaston County - including Historical Features

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Current weather situation in the Gaston County

City Alias ZIP Codes
AlexisAlexis28006
BelmontBelmont28012
BelmontCatawba Heights28012
Bessemer CityBessemer City28016
CherryvilleCherryville28021
CherryvilleFlay28021
CramertonCramerton28032
DallasDallas28034
GastoniaBoogertown28052
GastoniaCrowders28052
GastoniaGastonia28054, 28053, 28055, 28056, 28052
GastoniaGroves28052
GastoniaPinkney28052
GastoniaRagan Village28054
GastoniaRanlo28054
GastoniaRidge28052
GastoniaSmyre28052
GastoniaSouth Gastonia28052
GastoniaSpencer Mountain28054
GastoniaVictory28052
High ShoalsHigh Shoals28077
LowellLowell28098
Mc AdenvilleMc Adenville28101
Mount HollyMount Holly28120
Mount HollyMt Holly28120
StanleyLowesville28164
StanleyStanley28164

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