Businesses in Gastonia, North Carolina

Industries

Business Distribution by Industry
 Medical: 16.8%
 Shopping: 16.7%
 Professional Services: 9.7%
 Home Services: 9%
 Industry: 8.3%
 Automotive: 6.2%
 Restaurants: 5.1%
 Other: 28.1%
Industry DescriptionNumber of EstablishmentsAverage Age of BusinessAverage Google RatingBusinesses per 1,000 residents
Car parts13437.7 years4.31.8
Car repair19736.2 years4.22.7
Gas stations11426.6 years4.01.5
Beauty salons17025.7 years4.12.3
Hairdressers17027.1 years4.12.3
Public administration15640.2 years3.72.1
Social work13130 years3.81.8
Atm's8994.3 years3.81.2
Banks8577.3 years3.61.2
Finance other8655.8 years3.51.2
Loan companies14333.6 years4.11.9
Convenience stores9929.3 years3.81.3
Grocery stores and supermarkets9127.3 years4.21.2
General contractors26030.4 years4.43.5
Landscaping7823.8 years4.11.1
Other construction16935.3 years4.62.3
Real estate25029.6 years3.43.4
Construction of buildings14330.9 years3.51.9
Manufacture of vehicles and machinery8139.5 years4.71.1
Wholesale of machinery11133.7 years4.21.5
Dentists12332.3 years4.71.7
Health and medical1,33527.1 years3.718.1
Hospitals7530.9 years3.51.0
Physicians and surgeons49529.6 years3.66.7
Psychiatrists and psychotherapists7224.1 years3.71.0
Accountants9129.6 years4.11.2
Corporate management8724 years2.91.2
Lawyers legal17132.6 years4.32.3
Scientific and technical services10224.1 years4.21.4
Churches23751.5 years4.73.2
Clothing stores9930.7 years4.21.3
Electronics stores10831.4 years3.91.5
Hardware stores7635.6 years4.51.0
Household appliances and goods7938.6 years4.21.1
Pharmacies and drug stores10338 years4.21.4
Shopping other13829.4 years4.01.9
Area of Gastonia, North Carolina50.73 sq mi
Population73,782
Male Population34,947 (47.4%)
Female Population38,835 (52.6%)
Population change from 1975 to 2015 +119.3%
Population change from 2000 to 2015 +10.8%
Median Age38.2
Male Median Age36.5
Female Median Age39.7
Area Codes704980
NeighborhoodsGastonia, Medical Park, The Standard
Local TimeSaturday 9:20 PM
TimezoneEastern Standard Time
Lat & Lng35.26208° / -81.1873°
Zip Codes2805228053280542805528056

Gastonia, North Carolina - Map

Gastonia, North Carolina Population

Years 1975 to 2015
Data1975199020002015
Population33,65148,69466,56373,782
Population Density663.3 / mi²959.8 / mi²1,311 / mi²1,454 / mi²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Gastonia, North Carolina Population change from 2000 to 2015

Increase of 10.8% from year 2000 to 2015
LocationChange since 1975Change since 1990Change since 2000
Gastonia, North Carolina+119.3%+51.5%+10.8%
North Carolina+99.6%+54.2%+27.7%
United States+46.9%+27.2%+13.7%
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Gastonia, North Carolina Median Age

Median Age: 38.2 years
LocationMedian AgeMedian Age (Female)Median Age (Male)
Gastonia, North Carolina38.2 years39.7 years36.5 years
North Carolina37.5 years38.8 years36.1 years
United States37.4 years38.7 years36.1 years
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Gastonia, North Carolina Population Tree

Population By Age and Gender
AgeMaleFemaleTotal
Under 52,6152,4465,062
5-92,4742,3664,840
10-142,5042,4955,000
15-192,5752,4705,045
20-242,1992,4684,668
25-292,1832,3254,508
30-342,1942,3914,586
35-392,4492,5965,045
40-442,5492,7525,302
45-492,6092,8615,471
50-542,5492,7115,260
55-592,2262,4494,676
60-641,8962,2204,117
65-691,3171,7043,021
70-749331,3172,251
75-797611,1511,912
80-845271,0171,545
85 Plus3861,0941,481
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Gastonia, North Carolina Population Density

Population Density: 1,454 / mi²
LocationPopulationAreaPopulation Density
Gastonia, North Carolina73,78250.73 sq mi1,454 / mi²
North Carolina10.3 million53,819.4 sq mi191.9 / mi²
United States321.6 million3,796,761.2 sq mi84.7 / mi²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Gastonia, North Carolina Historical and Projected Population

Estimated Population from 1800 to 2100
Sources:
1. JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid
2. CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)
3. [Link] Klein Goldewijk, K., Beusen, A., Doelman, J., and Stehfest, E.: Anthropogenic land use estimates for the Holocene – HYDE 3.2, Earth Syst. Sci. Data, 9, 927–953, https://doi.org/10.5194/essd-9-927-2017, 2017.

Neighborhoods

Business Distribution by neighborhood in Gastonia, North Carolina
 Gastonia: 51.4%
 Medical Park: 11.4%
 Other: 37.1%

Business distribution by price for Gastonia, North Carolina

 Inexpensive: 48.4%
 Moderate: 44.8%
 Expensive: 5%
 Very Expensive: 1.7%

Human Development Index (HDI)

Statistic composite index of life expectancy, education, and per capita income.
Sources: [Link] Kummu, M., Taka, M. & Guillaume, J. Gridded global datasets for Gross Domestic Product and Human Development Index over 1990–2015. Sci Data 5, 180004 (2018) doi:10.1038/sdata.2018.4

Gastonia, North Carolina CO2 Emissions

Carbon Dioxide (CO2) Emissions Per Capita in Tonnes Per Year
LocationCO2 EmissionsCO2 Emissions Per CapitaCO2 Emissions Intensity
Gastonia, North Carolina1,175,707 t15.9 t23,173 t/mi²
North Carolina168,507,440 t16.3 t3,130 t/mi²
United States5,664,619,809 t17.6 t1,491 t/mi²
Sources: [Link] Moran, D., Kanemoto K; Jiborn, M., Wood, R., Többen, J., and Seto, K.C. (2018) Carbon footprints of 13,000 cities. Environmental Research Letters DOI: 10.1088/1748-9326/aac72a

Gastonia, North Carolina CO2 Emissions

2013 CO2 emissions (tonnes/year)1,175,707 t
2013 CO2 emissions (tonnes/year) per capita15.9 t
2013 CO2 emissions intensity (tonnes/mi²/year)

Natural Hazards Risk

Relative risk out of 10
FloodMedium (4)
EarthquakeLow (2)
* Risk, particularly concerning flood or landslide, may not be for the entire area.
Sources:
1. Dilley, M., R.S. Chen, U. Deichmann, A.L. Lerner-Lam, M. Arnold, J. Agwe, P. Buys, O. Kjekstad, B. Lyon, and G. Yetman. 2005. Natural Disaster Hotspots: A Global Risk Analysis. Washington, D.C.: World Bank. https://doi.org/10.1596/0-8213-5930-4.
2. Center for Hazards and Risk Research - CHRR - Columbia University, Center for International Earth Science Information Network - CIESIN - Columbia University. 2005. Global Flood Hazard Frequency and Distribution. Palisades, NY: NASA Socioeconomic Data and Applications Center (SEDAC). https://doi.org/10.7927/H4668B3D.
3. Center for Hazards and Risk Research - CHRR - Columbia University, Center for International Earth Science Information Network - CIESIN - Columbia University. 2005. Global Earthquake Hazard Distribution - Peak Ground Acceleration. Palisades, NY: NASA Socioeconomic Data and Applications Center (SEDAC). https://doi.org/10.7927/H4BZ63ZS.

Recent Nearby Earthquakes

Magnitude 3.0 and greater
DateTimeMagnitudeDistanceDepthLocationLink
6/4/987:31 PM3.241.1 km5,000 mNorth Carolinausgs.gov
4/13/982:56 AM3.597.9 km5,000 mSouth Carolinausgs.gov
1/1/1310:28 AM4.878 kmNoneSouth Carolinausgs.gov
8/31/612:29 AM593.3 kmNoneVirginia-North Carolina border regionusgs.gov

Gastonia, North Carolina

Gastonia is the largest city and county seat of Gaston County, North Carolina, United States. It is also the second largest satellite city of the Charlotte area, behind Concord. The population was 71,741 at the 2010 Census. Gastonia is the 13th large..  ︎  Gastonia, North Carolina Wikipedia Page

Zip Codes

Percentage of businesses by Zip Codes in Gastonia, North Carolina
 Zip Code 28054: 48.8%
 Zip Code 28052: 31.6%
 Zip Code 28056: 18.4%
 Other: 1.2%

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