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.

Unlike some cities where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Gaston is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-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.

In Gaston, however, the average commute to work is quite long. On average, people spend 32.04 minutes each day getting to work, which is significantly higher than the national average.

The population of Gaston has a very low overall level of education: only 8.56% of people over 25 hold a 4-year college degree or higher.

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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