Gastonia, NC, 28056 Change ZIP code
Neighborhood Information

Median List Price : $229,900
Median House Size : 2,346
Median $ / Sq. Ft. : $94
Homes for Sale : 159
Recently Sold Homes : 370
Schools : 7

Population Demographics

Population by Race & Gender
African American 2,550 (8%)
Asian or Pacific Islander 679 (2%)
Indian 198 (1%)
Mixed Races 217 (1%)
Others 882 (3%)
White 28,386 (86%)
Female 16,984 (52%)
Male 15,928 (48%)
Population by Education Level
Bachelors or Associate Degrees 10,940 (50%)
Graduate Degrees 1,949 (9%)
High School Graduate 5,843 (27%)
High School or less 2,955 (14%)
Population by Age
9 Years Old or Under 4,704 (14%)
10 to 17 Years Old 3,728 (11%)
18 to 24 Years Old 2,793 (8%)
25 to 39 Years Old 6,705 (20%)
40 to 64 Years Old 11,604 (35%)
65 Years Old or Over 3,378 (10%)
Citizenships by Birthplace
Native Born Abroad 116 (0%)
Native Born in State 21,403 (65%)
Native Born in the Midwest 1,446 (4%)
Foreign Born Naturalized Citizen 926 (3%)
Foreign Born Non-citizen 1,148 (3%)
Native Born in the Northeast 2,145 (7%)
Native Born in the South 5,081 (15%)
Native Born in the West 647 (2%)
Birthplace for Foreign Born Population
Africa 247 (11%)
Australia/New Zeland 18 (1%)
Canada 45 (2%)
Caribbean/Other Central America 176 (8%)
Chile 122 (6%)
China 70 (3%)
Eastern Europe 133 (6%)
France 10 (0%)
Germany 59 (3%)
India 65 (3%)
Italy 12 (1%)
Korea 16 (1%)
Mexico 476 (21%)
Netherlands 12 (1%)
Other Asia 99 (4%)
Other Europe 59 (3%)
Others 389 (18%)
Pakistan 136 (6%)
Spain 19 (1%)
United Kingdom 32 (1%)
Venezuela 19 (1%)
Civilian Employment Industry
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing/Hunting/Mining 14 (0%)
Arts/Entertainment 980 (6%)
Construction 954 (6%)
Education/Health 3,573 (23%)
Finance/Real Estate 1,055 (7%)
Information 313 (2%)
Manufacturing 2,348 (15%)
Others 928 (6%)
Professional 1,428 (9%)
Public Administration 600 (4%)
Retail/Wholesale 2,236 (14%)
Transportation/Warehousing 1,095 (7%)
Means of Transportation to Work
Walk or by Bicycle 113 (1%)
Work at Home 336 (2%)
Others 1,150 (8%)
Private Vehicle 13,278 (87%)
Public Transportation 159 (1%)
Taxi 161 (1%)
Employment Status
Employed (Armed Forces) 15 (0%)
Employed (Civilian) 15,524 (61%)
Not in Labor Force 7,837 (31%)
Unemployed 2,120 (8%)

Household Distribution

Household Type by Children Presence
1 Person Household 2,239 (16%)
Female Householder with Children 919 (6%)
Female Householder without Children 368 (3%)
Male Householder with Children 356 (2%)
Male Householder without Children 264 (2%)
Married Couple with Children 3,158 (22%)
Married Couple without Children 4,160 (29%)
Non-family Households 2,789 (20%)
Household Income Levels
$150,000 or More 932 (8%)
$30,000 to $74,999 5,070 (42%)
Less than $30,000 2,908 (24%)
$75,000 to $149,999 3,104 (26%)
Household Size Distribution
1 Person 2,239 (19%)
2-3 Person 6,686 (56%)
4-5 Person 2,755 (23%)
6 or More Person 334 (3%)
Household Language Distribution
Asian and Pacific Island 41 (0%)
English 10,837 (90%)
Other Indo-European 229 (2%)
Others 41 (0%)
Spanish 866 (7%)
Unmarried Partner Households
Same-sex (female/female) 42 (7%)
Female Householder with Male Partner 209 (34%)
Male Householder with Female Partner 350 (56%)
Same-sex (male/male) 22 (4%)

Crime Statistics

Crime by Year
1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013
Gastonia 10,171 10,343 10,389 9,880 9,277 8,917 8,354 7,091 6,646 6,460 1,152
NC 5,175 4,919 4,938 4,721 4,732 4,608 4,543 4,596 4,554 4,511 4,072 3,810 3,876 3,722 3,470
US 4,266 4,124 4,163 4,125 4,067 3,977 3,900 3,808 3,730 3,667 3,466 3,350 3,292 3,255 3,098
Crimes by Type for Gastonia
Arson 18
Assault 254
Burglary 951
LarcenyTheft 3,198
Murder 4
Rape 37
Robbery 171
VehicleTheft 214
Violent 466

Neighborhood Housing Characteristics

Number of Rooms in Residences
1 Room 70 (1%)
2-3 Room 94 (1%)
4-6 Room 7,205 (59%)
7-8 Room 3,339 (27%)
9 or More Room 1,519 (12%)
Number of Bedrooms in Residences
1 Bedroom 599 (5%)
2 Bedrooms 2,742 (21%)
3 Bedrooms 6,807 (53%)
4 Bedrooms 2,371 (18%)
5 or More Bedrooms 365 (3%)
No Bedroom 70 (1%)
Residences by Year Built
Built Between 1950 to 1989 7,044 (54%)
Built Before 1950 735 (6%)
Built After 1990 5,175 (40%)

Rental Information

Owner vs Renter Occupancy
Owner Occupied 9,413 (78%)
Renter Occupied 2,601 (22%)
Rents of Renter Occupied Units
$1,000 to $1,499 36 (2%)
$2000 or More 16 (1%)
$600 to $999 817 (37%)
Less than $600 1,328 (60%)
About Neighborhoood Information for 28056
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Nearby Homes for Sale

119 Stroupe Rd #APT F, Gastonia, NC
Active 
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$73,500
119 Stroupe Rd #APT F
Gastonia, NC 28056
1 Bed | 1 Bath | 694 Sq. Ft.
2624 Holly Oak Ln #APT 62, Gastonia, NC
Price Reduced 
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$257,500
2624 Holly Oak Ln #APT 62
Gastonia, NC 28056
5 Beds | 4 Baths | 3,060 Sq. Ft.
2600 Holly Oak Ln, Gastonia, NC
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$244,900
2600 Holly Oak Ln
Gastonia, NC 28056
4 Beds | 3 Baths | 2,773 Sq. Ft.
2542 Scarlet Oak Dr #APT 59, Gastonia, NC
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$281,385
2542 Scarlet Oak Dr #APT 59
Gastonia, NC 28056
3 Beds | 3 Baths | 2,874 Sq. Ft.
1616 Post Ct #LOT 115, Gastonia, NC
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$326,000
1616 Post Ct #LOT 115
Gastonia, NC 28054
4 Beds | 4 Baths | 3,185 Sq. Ft.
1617 Post Ct #LOT 89, Gastonia, NC
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$305,500
1617 Post Ct #LOT 89
Gastonia, NC 28054
5 Beds | 3 Baths | 3,442 Sq. Ft.
1540 Post Ct #LOT 110, Gastonia, NC
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$298,500
1540 Post Ct #LOT 110
Gastonia, NC 28054
4 Beds | 3 Baths | 2,379 Sq. Ft.
1624 Post Ct #LOT 116, Gastonia, NC
Active 
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$261,500
1624 Post Ct #LOT 116
Gastonia, NC 28054
4 Beds | 3 Baths | 2,501 Sq. Ft.
1632 Post Ct #LOT 117, Gastonia, NC
Active 
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$279,500
1632 Post Ct #LOT 117
Gastonia, NC 28054
5 Beds | 3 Baths | 3,009 Sq. Ft.
1600 Post Ct #LOT 113, Gastonia, NC
Active 
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$269,000
1600 Post Ct #LOT 113
Gastonia, NC 28054
3 Beds | 3 Baths | 1,840 Sq. Ft.
3220 Bur Oak Dr, Gastonia, NC
Active 
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$239,900
3220 Bur Oak Dr
Gastonia, NC 28056
4 Beds | 3 Baths | 2,290 Sq. Ft.
2561 Holly Oak Ln, Gastonia, NC
Active 
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$299,000
2561 Holly Oak Ln
Gastonia, NC 28056
4 Beds | 3 Baths | 3,489 Sq. Ft.
4025 Eastford Ct, Gastonia, NC
Active 
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$197,500
4025 Eastford Ct
Gastonia, NC 28056
3 Beds | 2 Baths | 2,025 Sq. Ft.
2241 Wynbourne Dr, Gastonia, NC
New 
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$215,000
2241 Wynbourne Dr
Gastonia, NC 28056
4 Beds | 3 Baths | 2,441 Sq. Ft.
709 King Arthur Dr, Gastonia, NC
Active 
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$125,000
709 King Arthur Dr
Gastonia, NC 28056
3 Beds | 2 Baths | 1,404 Sq. Ft.

New Listings in Gastonia

103 Medallion Ct, Gastonia, NC
New 
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$297,500
103 Medallion Ct
Gastonia, NC 28056
3 Beds | 2 Baths | 2,413 Sq. Ft.
1015 S Belvedere Ave #APT 4, Gastonia, NC
New 
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$239,900
1015 S Belvedere Ave #APT 4
Gastonia, NC 28054
3 Beds | 3 Baths | 3,178 Sq. Ft.
98 Gilmer St #APT 98, Gastonia, NC
New 
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$27,400
98 Gilmer St #APT 98
Gastonia, NC 28052
2 Beds | 2 Baths | 938 Sq. Ft.
2221 Glenwood Dr, Gastonia, NC
New 
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$250,000
2221 Glenwood Dr
Gastonia, NC 28054
6 Beds | 4 Baths | 4,100 Sq. Ft.
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