Gaston, Oregon Population 2022

740
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Gaston is a city located in Washington County Oregon. Gaston has a 2020 population of 740. Gaston is currently growing at a rate of 0.82% annually and its population has increased by 15.99% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 638 in 2010.

The average household income in Gaston is $65,982 with a poverty rate of 18.89%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,024 per month, and the median house value is -. The median age in Gaston is 37.1 years, 38.2 years for males, and 36.2 years for females.

Gaston Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Gastonwas:

  • White: 94.49%
  • Two or more races: 4.94%
  • Other race: 0.57%
  • Black or African American: 0.00%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Gaston, Oregon is 740 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 740.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 638.

Gaston, Oregon Population 2022

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White49794.49%
Some Other Race30.57%
Two or More Races264.94%
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Gaston Population by Race

Gaston Population Pyramid 2022

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Gaston Median Age

44.2


Total

54.1


Male

36.6


Female

Gaston Adults

There are 415 adults, (47 of whom are seniors) in Gaston.

Gaston Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

12.8

Old Age Dependency Ratio

30.2

Child Dependency Ratio

Gaston Sex Ratio

Female

233

44.30%

Male

293

55.70%

Gaston Population by Age

Gaston Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Gaston Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married86%14%
Male75%25%
Non Family73.4%26.6%
All71.9%28.1%
Female8.3%91.7%

71.9%

Rate of Home Ownership

Gaston Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2422.1771.9
Married932.9486
Male163.7575
Female242.798.3
Non Family1091.1673.4

2.86

Average Family Size

2.17

Average Household Size

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Gaston Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade41.01%
9th to 12th Grade297.30%
High School Graduate21353.65%
Some College9724.43%
Associates Degree205.04%
Bachelors Degree266.55%
Graduate Degree82.02%
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Gaston Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Gaston Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White36132832
2+ Races26262
Other Race33
Hispanic1818

The highest rate of high school graduation is among other race people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 8.86%.

Gaston Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$56,250$$36,250
Less Than 9th Grade$15,833$$
High School Graduate$$$
Some College$50,208$57,596$31,563
Bachelors Degree$106,875$106,875$95,000
Graduate Degree$83,750$$

$56,250

Average Earnings

$

Average Male

$36,250

Average Female

Gaston Earnings by Educational Attainment

Gaston Language by Age

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Gaston Language

100.00% of Gaston residents speak only English, while 0.00% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 0.00% of the population.

Gaston Language

Gaston Poverty by Race

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18.89%

Overall Poverty Rate

16.15%

Male Poverty Rate

22.32%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Gaston

The race most likely to be in poverty in Gaston is White, with 20.29% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Gaston is Other, with NaN% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 5.50%. Among those working part-time, it was 32.05%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 17.05%.

Gaston Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade39.39%
High School14.08%
Some College6.84%
Bachelors or Greater0.00%

Gaston Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed11.24%
Male Unemployed0.00%
Female Employed17.89%
Female Unemployed0.00%

Gaston Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Gaston Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$105,313$81,972
Families$72,031$77,217
Married Families$96,875-
Non Families$115,275$83,742
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Income by Household Type

Gaston Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

47.2%

Overall Marriage Rate

40.2%

Male Marriage Rate

57.8%

Female Marriage Rate

Gaston Married by Age and Sex

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Gaston Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 45-54, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55-64.

Gaston Marital Status by Race

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Gaston Marital Status

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35

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War2
First Gulf War5
Vietnam11
Korea
World War II

Gaston Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 342
35 to 545
55 to 6423
65 to 745
75+

Gaston Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White276.99%
2+ Races830.77%

Gaston Veterans by Race

Gaston Veterans by Education

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34.29%

Veteran Poverty Rate

54.29%

Veteran Disability Rate

Gaston Veterans by Education

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65.6%

Labor Force Participation

64.2%

Employment Rate

2.2%

Unemployment Rate

Gaston Employment by Age

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Gaston Employment by Race

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Gaston Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

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72.05%

Born in Gaston

98.67%

Native Born

1.33%

Foreign Born

0.00%

Non Citizen

1.33%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

98.67% of Gaston residents were born in the United States, with 72.05% having been born in Oregon. 0.00% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from North America.

Gaston Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20106380.00%
2011651132.04%
201265981.23%
201366671.06%
201467371.05%
2015690172.53%
2016702121.74%
201771191.28%
201871650.70%
201972260.84%
202072860.83%
202173460.82%
202274060.82%

Gaston Population by Year