OR

National Population : 333,590,059
Oregon State Population : 4,027,118

About Gaston, OR

Gaston, OR is located in Washington County in the state of Oregon.

The total City Population for Gaston is about 722 with about 822 people per square mile, and the larger Metro Area Population is about 4,420.

The Average Home Value is $376,300.00, which is roughly 34% higher than the Average Home Value of $247,189.00 for the state of Oregon, and roughly 50% higher than the National Average of $188,692.00.

The Median Income Per Household is about $88,750.00, which is roughly 40% higher than the Average Median Income Per Household of $53,414.00 for the state of Oregon, and roughly 35% higher than the National Average of $57,518.00.

Employment

The Unemployment Rate for Gaston is about 3.4%.

Oregon is ranked #1 out of 52 for Best and Worst States to Work in America, with an overall score of 85.68 out of 100.

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Voting

Washington County voted Democratic in the 2020 Presidential Election with a very significant difference of 52.81% between the winner and runner up.

Voting Results by Party

Democratic: 65.54%
Republican: 30.93%
Libertarian: 2%
Other: 1.09%
Green: 0.45%


Nearby Locations

Yamhill, OR (4.93 mi.)
Carlton, OR (7.85 mi.)
Glenwood, OR (8.41 mi.)
Forest Grove, OR (8.41 mi.)
Cornelius, OR (9.48 mi.)
Newberg, OR (10.61 mi.)
Dundee, OR (10.84 mi.)
Lafayette, OR (11.06 mi.)
McMinnville, OR (13.83 mi.)
Gales Creek, OR (14.58 mi.)
Manning, OR (14.94 mi.)
Banks, OR (15.03 mi.)
North Plains, OR (15.31 mi.)
Sherwood, OR (15.67 mi.)
Saint Paul, OR (15.83 mi.)
Dayton, OR (16.30 mi.)
Beaverton, OR (17.23 mi.)
Hillsboro, OR (17.23 mi.)
Aloha, OR (17.23 mi.)
King City, OR (17.45 mi.)
Portland, OR (18.43 mi.)
Tigard, OR (18.43 mi.)
Tualatin, OR (18.55 mi.)
Donald, OR (19.44 mi.)
Buxton, OR (19.71 mi.)

Additional Location Details

Zip Code(s) : 97119
Latitude : 45.477960
Longitude : -123.270508
TimeZone : Pacific (GMT -08:00)
Daylight Saving : Yes
Region : West
Average Elevation : 706 ft.
Area Code(s) : 503

Demographic Details

Average # of People Per Household : 2.76
Male Population Estimate : 51.22%
Female Population Estimate : 48.78%
Median Age : 43.9
Male Median Age : 44.1
Female Median Age : 43.8

White Population Estimate : 95.50%
Black Population Estimate : 0.88%
Hispanic Population Estimate : 6.47%
Asian Population Estimate : 1.67%
Hawaiian Population Estimate : 0.18%
Indian Population Estimate : 2.13%
Other Population Estimate : 2.49%

Crime Details

NOTE: Crime is available at the County level so this doesn't necessarily represent the city of Gaston specifically.
Average # of Homicides for Washington County: About 1 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Average # of Violent Crimes for Washington County: About 169 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Washington County is about 69% lower than the national average of about 4 homicides per 100,000 people, and about 41% lower than the national average of about 288 violent crimes per 100,000 people.