Gaston is a tiny town located in the state of Indiana. With a population of 864 people and just one neighborhood, Gaston is the 329th largest community in Indiana. Gaston has a large stock of pre-World War II architecture, making it one of the older and more historic towns in the country.
Occupations and Workforce
Because occupations involving physical labor dominate the local economy, Gaston is generally considered to be a blue-collar town. 37.57% of the Gaston workforce is employed in blue-collar occupations, compared to the national average of 27.7%. Overall, Gaston is a town of service providers, sales and office workers and production and manufacturing workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Gaston who work in sales jobs (10.58%), personal care services (8.20%) and healthcare (7.94%).
Setting & Lifestyle
As is often the case in a small town, Gaston doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.