Gaston County North Carolina

Gaston County Boundary Map

Gaston County Profile

NameGaston County
StateNorth Carolina
FIPS Code37071
TimezoneEastern Daylight Time (EDT)
Population (2019)224,529
Population Growth Rate(2000-2019)8.21%
Majority EthnicityWhite 75.69%
Public School Majority EthnicityWhite 59%
Partisan Voting IndexRepublican:+13

Gaston County Race/Ethnicity Data

Race/EthnicyPercentage of Population (2018)
White75.69%
African American15.72%
Hispanic6.65%
Asian1.53%
Native American0.34%
Hawaiin/Pacific Islander0.07%

Gaston County Public School Race/Ethnicity Data

Race/EthnicyPercentage of Public School Students (2018)
White58.65%
African American22%
Hispanic12.88%
Asian1.51%
Native American0.21%
Hawaiin/Pacific Islander0.08%