Gaston, OR (City Center)




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About Gaston, OR (City Center)


Real Estate Prices and Overview

Median real estate price in the City Center of Gaston is $495,003, which is more expensive than 78.6% of the neighborhoods in Oregon and 83.8% of the neighborhoods in the U.S.

The average rental price in Gaston City Center is currently $1,078, based on NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis. Rents here are currently lower in price than 58.9% of Oregon neighborhoods.

Gaston City Center is a rural neighborhood (based on population density) located in Gaston, Oregon.

Real estate in the City Center of Gaston, OR is primarily made up of medium sized (three or four bedroom) to large (four, five or more bedroom) single-family homes and mobile homes. Most of the residential real estate is owner occupied. Many of the residences in the City Center neighborhood are established but not old, having been built between 1970 and 1999. A number of residences were also built between 1940 and 1969.

Home and apartment vacancy rates are 8.2% in Gaston City Center. NeighborhoodScout analysis shows that this rate is lower than 55.9% of the neighborhoods in the nation, approximately near the middle range for vacancies.

Notable & Unique Neighborhood Characteristics

The way a neighborhood looks and feels when you walk or drive around it, from its setting, its buildings, and its flavor, can make all the difference. This neighborhood has some really cool things about the way it looks and feels as revealed by NeighborhoodScout's exclusive research. This might include anything from the housing stock to the types of households living here to how people get around.

Notable & Unique: Occupations

It used to be that most Americans lived on the farm, or otherwise made their living from the land, the forests, or the sea. With global trade and an economy increasingly based on providing services to one another, fewer people farm, fish or harvest timber now than at any time in American history. But according to NeighborhoodScout's leading analysis, the Gaston City Center neighborhood stands apart from most American neighborhood due to the proportion of its residents still working in these fields. With 6.7% of the workforce so employed, this neighborhood has a greater concentration of such workers than 97.8% of U.S. neighborhoods.

Notable & Unique: Diversity

Did you know that the Gaston City Center neighborhood has more Swedish and Belgian ancestry people living in it than nearly any neighborhood in America? It's true! In fact, 5.8% of this neighborhood's residents have Swedish ancestry and 0.8% have Belgian ancestry.

Notable & Unique: People

If you're planning where to retire, the City Center neighborhood in Gaston is a great option to consider. According to NeighborhoodScout's exclusive retirement dream area analysis, it's peaceful and quiet, has above average safety ratings compared to other neighborhoods in OR, offers a wide range of housing options, and has already attracted an enviable mix of college educated seniors. This neighborhood ranks as better for retirement living than 85.9% of the neighborhoods in Oregon. If you are considering retiring to Oregon, this is a good neighborhood to look at.


The Neighbors

The Neighbors: Income

How wealthy a neighborhood is, from very wealthy, to middle income, to low income is very formative with regard to the personality and character of a neighborhood. Equally important is the rate of people, particularly children, who live below the federal poverty line. In some wealthy gated communities, the areas immediately surrounding can have high rates of childhood poverty, which indicates other social issues. NeighborhoodScout's analysis reveals both aspects of income and poverty for this neighborhood.

The neighbors in the City Center neighborhood in Gaston are upper-middle income, making it an above average income neighborhood. NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis reveals that this neighborhood has a higher income than 70.1% of the neighborhoods in America. In addition, 6.3% of the children seventeen and under living in this neighborhood are living below the federal poverty line, which is a lower rate of childhood poverty than is found in 74.1% of America's neighborhoods.

The Neighbors: Occupations

What we choose to do for a living reflects who we are. Each neighborhood has a different mix of occupations represented, and together these tell you about the neighborhood and help you understand if this neighborhood may fit your lifestyle.

In the Gaston City Center neighborhood, 34.2% of the working population is employed in executive, management, and professional occupations. The second most important occupational group in this neighborhood is manufacturing and laborer occupations, with 24.7% of the residents employed. Other residents here are employed in clerical, assistant, and tech support occupations (18.6%), and 15.7% in sales and service jobs, from major sales accounts, to working in fast food restaurants.

The Neighbors: Ethnicity / Ancestry

Culture is shared learned behavior. We learn it from our parents, their parents, our houses of worship, and much of our culture – our learned behavior – comes from our ancestors. That is why ancestry and ethnicity can be so interesting and important to understand: places with concentrations of people of one or more ancestries often express those shared learned behaviors and this gives each neighborhood its own culture. Even different neighborhoods in the same city can have drastically different cultures.

In the City Center neighborhood in Gaston, OR, residents most commonly identify their ethnicity or ancestry as German (30.8%). There are also a number of people of Irish ancestry (12.8%), and residents who report English roots (9.3%), and some of the residents are also of Mexican ancestry (8.3%), along with some Swedish ancestry residents (5.8%), among others.

The Neighbors: Languages

The most common language spoken in the Gaston City Center neighborhood is English, spoken by 88.2% of households. Some people also speak Spanish (9.6%).

Getting to Work

How you get to work – car, bus, train or other means – and how much of your day it takes to do so is a large quality of life and financial issue. Especially with gasoline prices rising and expected to continue doing so, the length and means of one's commute can be a financial burden. Some neighborhoods are physically located so that many residents have to drive in their own car, others are set up so many walk to work, or can take a train, bus, or bike. The greatest number of commuters in Gaston City Center neighborhood spend between 15 and 30 minutes commuting one-way to work (39.7% of working residents), which is shorter than the time spent commuting to work for most Americans.

Here most residents (84.8%) drive alone in a private automobile to get to work. In addition, quite a number also carpool with coworkers, friends, or neighbors to get to work (9.3%) . In a neighborhood like this, as in most of the nation, many residents find owning a car useful for getting to work.

Neighborhood Real Estate Data

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Neighborhood Demographics Data

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Neighborhood Crime Data

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Neighborhood Crime Data

 
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Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

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City Center 0.101011101001110
Gaston 0.101011101001110
Oregon 2.60
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Neighborhood Property Crime

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City Center 0.101011101001110
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Oregon 57

Neighborhood Public School Data

65 Vital Statistics. 15 Condition Alerts found.

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HILLSBORO SD 1J


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Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

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Proficiency in Reading and Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Reading 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110

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ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE
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FOREST GROVE SD 15


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District Quality Compared to Oregon

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Better than of OR school districts.

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Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

Discipline District State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Reading 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110

Schools In This District

School Details Grades Quality Rating Compared to OR Quality Rating Compared to Nation
Cornelius Elementary School
200 N 14 Th Ave
Cornelius, OR, 97113
KG-04
Dilley Elementary School
4115 Sw Dilley Rd
Forest Grove, OR, 97116
KG-04
Echo Shaw Elementary School
914 S Linden St
Cornelius, OR, 97113
KG-04
Harvey Clarke Elementary School
2516 N B St
Forest Grove, OR, 97116
KG-04
Joseph Gale Elementary School
3130 18 Th Ave
Forest Grove, OR, 97116
KG-04
Neil Armstrong Middle School
1777 Mt View Ln
Forest Grove, OR, 97116
07-08
Forest Grove High School
1401 Nichols Ln
Forest Grove, OR, 97116
09-12
Tom Mccall Upper Elementary
1341 Pacific Ave
Forest Grove, OR, 97116
05-06
Fern Hill Elementary School
4445 Heather St
Forest Grove, OR, 97116
KG-04
Forest Grove Community School
1914 Pacific Avenue
Forest Grove, OR, 97116
01-08

School District Enrollment By Group

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ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE
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NEWBERG SD 29J


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District Quality Compared to Oregon

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Better than of OR school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

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Better than of US school districts.

Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

Discipline District State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Reading 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110

Schools In This District

School Details Grades Quality Rating Compared to OR Quality Rating Compared to Nation
Dundee Elementary School
140 Sw 5 Th
Dundee, OR, 97115
KG-05
Ewing Young Elementary School
17600 Ne North Valley Rd
Newberg, OR, 97132
KG-05
Mabel Rush Elementary School
1441 Deborah Rd
Newberg, OR, 97132
KG-05
Newberg Senior High School
2400 Douglas Rd
Newberg, OR, 97132
09-12
Antonia Crater Elementary School
203 W Foothills Dr
Newberg, OR, 97132
KG-05
Chehalem Valley Middle School
403 W Foothills Dr
Newberg, OR, 97132
06-08
Joan Austin Elementary School
2200 N Center St
Newberg, OR, 97132
KG-05
Edwards Elementary School
715 E 8 Th
Newberg, OR, 97132
KG-05
Mountain View Middle School
2015 Emery Dr
Newberg, OR, 97132
06-08

School District Enrollment By Group

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ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED
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GASTON SD 511J


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District Quality Compared to Oregon

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Better than of OR school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

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Better than of US school districts.

Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

Discipline District State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Reading 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110

Schools In This District

School Details Grades Quality Rating Compared to OR Quality Rating Compared to Nation
Gaston Jr/Sr High School
300 Park St
Gaston, OR, 97119
07-12
Gaston Elementary School
300 Park St
Gaston, OR, 97119
KG-06
Oregon Virtual Education West
300 Park St
Gaston, OR, 97119
06-12

School District Enrollment By Group

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White (non-hispanic)
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Hispanic
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