The City of Gaston had a population of 611 as of July 1, 2015.
The primary coordinate point for Gaston is located at latitude 45.4357 and longitude -123.1437 in Washington County. The formal boundaries for the City of Gaston (see map below) encompass a land area of 0.28 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Washington County is in the Pacific time zone (GMT -8). The elevation is 190 feet.
The City of Gaston (GNIS ID: 2410575) has a C1 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that does not serve as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.
Beneath the boundary map are tables with Gaston population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2015.
|Population in Households||611|
|Population in Familes||513|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||0|
|Average Household Size||2.63|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||251 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||177 (70.5%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||55 (21.9%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||19 ( 7.6%)|
|Median Home Value||$408,065|
|Average Home Value||$430,143|
|Median Household Income||$66,188|
|Average Household Income||$93,875|
|Per Capita Income||$32,976|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||2.14%|
|Per Capita Income||2.8%|
The table below compares Gaston to the other 377 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Oregon by rank and percentile using July 1, 2015 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.
|Total Population||# 246||35th|
|Population Density1||# 109||71st|
|Diversity Index2||# 145||62nd|
|Median Household Income||# 38||90th|
|Per Capita Income||# 38||90th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Oregon Census Data Comparison Tool.