Gaston, SC Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 549 housing units in Gaston. This represents a 40.8% growth from 390 in 1990.

Of those housing units, none were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 549 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Gaston is about 79.2%. Gaston's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 8.7%. Average household size is 2.61 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Gaston were built after 1981.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type0.40%
One Bedroom6.70%
Two Bedrooms27.70%
Three Bedrooms58.30%
Four Bedrooms5.80%
Five Bedrooms or more1.10%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.62
Median year structure was built1982
Median Value of occupied units$67,300
Median Price asked for vacant units$62,100

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.59
Median year structure was built1980
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$425

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0%
Second Mortgage7.80%
Home Equity Loan9.10%
Simple Mortgage56.10%
Debt Free27%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs20.2%