Gaston, OR

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Living in Gaston

Gaston is a tiny city located in the state of Oregon. With a population of 676 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Gaston is the 199th largest community in Oregon.

Gaston home prices are not only among the most expensive in Oregon, but Gaston real estate also consistently ranks among the most expensive in America.

Gaston is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Gaston is a city of managers, sales and office workers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Gaston who work in management occupations (27.84%), office and administrative support (10.99%), and sales jobs (6.59%).

Also of interest is that Gaston has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.

One downside of living in Gaston is that it can take a long time to commute to work. In Gaston, the average commute to work is 32.04 minutes, which is quite a bit higher than the national average.

The citizens of Gaston have a very low rate of college education: just 8.56% of people over 25 have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree, compared to a national average of 21.84% for all cities.

The per capita income in Gaston in 2018 was $38,320, which is wealthy relative to Oregon and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $153,280 for a family of four. However, Gaston contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

The people who call Gaston home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Gaston residents report their race to be White. Important ancestries of people in Gaston include German, Irish, European, Italian, and Norwegian.

The most common language spoken in Gaston is English. Other important languages spoken here include Italian and African languages.

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