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Demographics

People

Total Population558
Male Share of the Population54.1%
Female Share of the Population45.9%
Senior Citizens9.9%
Employed Population 16+268
Age of the Population37

Families

% of people married50.9%
Average household size3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher7.1%
Median Earnings25+$30,750
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$26,250
Median Earnings With High School Degree$28,750

Wealth

Median Family Income$52,143
% Above Poverty Level90%
% Below Poverty Level10%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time31 minutes
% Working from Home3.7%
% Walking and Biking to Work4.1%
% Using Public Transportation%

Housing

People Living Alone12.4%
Median Gross Rent$879
Median House Value$193,000

Ancestry

German28.9%
Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)28%
Irish15.1%
Dutch7%
English5.2%
Swedish4.3%
Canadian4.3%
Norwegian2.5%
Scottish2%
Arab1.6%
Moroccan1.6%
Czech0.7%
Russian0.7%
Italian0.7%
Finnish0.4%
Hungarian0.4%
Welsh0.2%
Lithuanian0.2%
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Gaston Almanac

CategoryValue
County Washington County
Standard Zip Codes97119
Phone Area Codes
Time ZoneAmerica/Los_Angeles
Approximate Latitude45.47
Approximate Longitude-123.2

Gaston Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)

StationFOREST GROVE
Distance5.9 miles
Jan Temp32 to 46 F
Apr Temp39 to 62 F
Jul Temp54 to 83 F
Oct Temp41 to 66 F
Annual Precip45.8 inches
StationBEAVERTON 2 SSW
Distance15.6 miles
Jan Temp34 to 46 F
Apr Temp40 to 61 F
Jul Temp54 to 79 F
Oct Temp43 to 64 F
Annual Precip39.9 inches
StationN WILLAMETTE EXP STN
Distance21.6 miles
Jan Temp33 to 47 F
Apr Temp40 to 61 F
Jul Temp53 to 80 F
Oct Temp42 to 64 F
Annual Precip42.6 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Carlton1,891$67,750
Cornelius12,241$59,508
Dundee3,203$73,981
Forest Grove23,214$57,922
Hillsboro100,462$75,553
Yamhill1,174$75,368

Gaston Public Schools

Gaston Elementary School
300 Park St, Building B
ZIP: 97119
(503) 985-7240
Primary
Total Enrollment 265
Gaston Jr/sr High School
300 Park St, Building D
ZIP: 97119
(503) 985-7516
High
Total Enrollment 295
Oregon Virtual Education - West
300 Park St
ZIP: 97119
(503) 985-0210
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