Race and Ethnicity in Gaston County, North Carolina (County)

Race and Ethnicity#1

Percentage of the total population.
Scope: population of North Carolina and Gaston County
Gaston County
North Carolina
0%10%20%30%40%50%60%70%CountWhite1Hispanic2BlackAsianMixed1Other174.151488%63.993040%74.151488%74.2%157,018157k6.230844%8.552416%6.230844%6.2%13,19413.2k15.408046%21.498521%15.408046%15.4%32,62732.6k1.454997%2.560652%1.454997%1.5%3,0811.931023%2.038814%1.931023%1.9%4,0890.823601%1.356557%0.823601%0.8%1,744

Relative Race and Ethnicity#2

Race and Hispanic origin in Gaston County as a percentage of the total population, expressed as percentage point difference from North Carolina.
Scope: population of North Carolina and Gaston County
-5%0%+5%+10%%ref.White1Hispanic2BlackAsianMixed1Other110.158448%10.158448%+10.2%74.151%74.2%63.993%64.0%-2.321572%-2.321572%-2.3%6.231%6.23%8.552%8.55%-6.090475%-6.090475%-6.1%15.408%15.4%21.499%21.5%-1.105655%-1.105655%-1.1%1.455%1.45%2.561%2.56%-0.107791%-0.107791%-0.1%1.931%1.93%2.039%2.04%-0.532956%-0.532956%-0.5%0.824%0.82%1.357%1.36%

Relative Ethno-Racial Composition by Age#3

Ethno-racial composition by age cohort as a percentage within each age cohort.
Scope: population of Gaston County
White1
Hispanic2
Mixed3
Black3
Asian3
Other3
85+75-8465-7455-6445-5435-4430-3425-2920-2418-1915-1710-145-90-485.261447%85.3%0.948253%0.108372%12.110539%0.541859%1.029531%3,69188.850475%88.9%0.507779%0.432152%8.718669%0.496975%0.993950%9,25685.328595%85.3%1.251790%0.795629%10.990293%1.087360%0.546332%18,85318.9k81.844935%81.8%1.275251%0.599477%13.530010%13.5%1.148089%1.602238%27,52427.5k78.242853%78.2%2.415676%0.697077%14.751044%14.8%1.429489%2.463861%31,13031.1k72.401322%72.4%2.851678%0.952878%15.965919%16.0%2.017041%5.811163%28,75528.8k70.968250%71.0%2.907114%1.575672%17.072402%17.1%1.583550%5.893012%12,69312.7k71.695625%71.7%2.443376%1.605647%18.476575%18.5%1.217809%4.560968%12,89212.9k68.600446%68.6%2.992998%2.192814%19.804570%19.8%1.238747%5.170424%12,99713.0k66.137243%66.1%4.194665%3.665241%19.079617%19.1%1.832621%5.090613%4,91167.915252%67.9%3.933045%2.996605%18.295681%18.3%2.247454%4.611963%8,54365.808328%65.8%4.497411%4.688941%16.705682%16.7%1.652834%6.646804%14,09714.1k61.873751%61.9%3.100718%7.555687%16.857841%16.9%1.827869%8.784134%13,51313.5k62.040626%62.0%4.644131%8.505195%16.576213%16.6%1.457590%6.776244%12,89812.9k0%20%40%60%80%100%Count

Ethno-Racial Composition by Age Cohort#4

Ethno-racial composition by age cohort as a percentage of the total population.
Scope: population of Gaston County
White1
Hispanic2
Mixed3
Black3
Asian3
Other3
85+75-8465-7455-6445-5435-4430-3425-2920-2418-1915-1710-145-90-41.486165%1.5%0.016529%0.001889%0.211095%0.009445%0.017945%3,6913.883770%3.9%0.022196%0.018890%0.381104%0.021723%0.043447%9,2567.597059%7.6%0.111451%0.070837%0.978499%0.096811%0.048642%18,85318.9k10.638338%10.6%0.165759%0.077921%1.758653%1.8%0.149230%0.208262%27,52427.5k11.502553%11.5%0.355131%0.102478%2.168564%2.2%0.210151%0.362214%31,13031.1k9.831738%9.8%0.387244%0.129396%2.168092%2.2%0.273904%0.789127%28,75528.8k4.254013%4.3%0.174260%0.094450%1.023362%0.094922%0.353242%12,69312.7k4.364991%4.4%0.148758%0.097755%1.124896%0.074143%0.277682%12,89212.9k4.210566%4.2%0.183705%0.134591%1.215567%0.076032%0.317351%12,99713.0k1.533863%1.5%0.097283%0.085005%0.442497%0.042502%0.118062%4,9112.739985%2.7%0.158675%0.120896%0.738124%0.090672%0.186066%8,5434.381048%4.4%0.299405%0.312156%1.112145%0.110034%0.442497%14,09714.1k3.948468%3.9%0.197872%0.482166%1.075782%0.116645%0.560559%13,51313.5k3.778931%3.8%0.282877%0.518056%1.009667%0.088783%0.412745%12,89812.9k0%2%4%6%8%10%12%14%Count

Ethno-Racial Composition per Year#5

Ethno-racial composition per year of the age cohort as a percentage of the total population.
Scope: population of Gaston County
White1
Hispanic2
Mixed3
Black3
Asian3
Other3
85+75-8465-7455-6445-5435-4430-3425-2920-2418-1915-1710-145-90-40.092885%0.001033%0.000118%0.013193%0.000590%0.001122%3,6910.388377%0.39%0.002220%0.001889%0.038110%0.002172%0.004345%9,2560.759706%0.76%0.011145%0.007084%0.097850%0.009681%0.004864%18,85318.9k1.063834%1.06%0.016576%0.007792%0.175865%0.014923%0.020826%27,52427.5k1.150255%1.15%0.035513%0.010248%0.216856%0.22%0.021015%0.036221%31,13031.1k0.983174%0.98%0.038724%0.012940%0.216809%0.22%0.027390%0.078913%28,75528.8k0.850803%0.85%0.034852%0.018890%0.204672%0.20%0.018984%0.070648%12,69312.7k0.872998%0.87%0.029752%0.019551%0.224979%0.22%0.014829%0.055536%12,89212.9k0.842113%0.84%0.036741%0.026918%0.243113%0.24%0.015206%0.063470%12,99713.0k0.766931%0.77%0.048642%0.042502%0.221248%0.22%0.021251%0.059031%4,9110.913328%0.91%0.052892%0.040299%0.246041%0.25%0.030224%0.062022%8,5430.876210%0.88%0.059881%0.062431%0.222429%0.22%0.022007%0.088499%14,09714.1k0.789694%0.79%0.039574%0.096433%0.215156%0.22%0.023329%0.112112%13,51313.5k0.755786%0.76%0.056575%0.103611%0.201933%0.20%0.017757%0.082549%12,89812.9k0.0%0.2%0.4%0.6%0.8%1.0%1.2%1.4%Count

Race among Hispanics#6

Percentage of the Hispanic population.
Scope: population of North Carolina and Gaston County
Gaston County
North Carolina
0%10%20%30%40%50%CountWhiteBlackIndianAsianHawaiianOtherMixed40.718563%58.939739%40.718563%40.7%5,5082.336069%3.677143%2.336069%2.3%3160.155245%1.032141%0.155245%0.2%210.125675%0.231474%0.125675%0.1%170.820581%0.109860%0.820581%0.8%11150.905596%31.410106%50.905596%50.9%6,8864.938272%4.599537%4.938272%4.9%668

Map of Race and Ethnicity by County Subdivision in Gaston County

White Race and Ethnicity by County Subdivision#7

Whites (non-Hispanic) as a percentage of the population (%):
61%67%72%77%83%88%

Hispanic Race and Ethnicity by County Subdivision#8

Hispanics (excluding black and Asian Hispanics) as a percentage of the population (%):
2.9%4.1%5.2%6.4%7.5%8.7%

Black Race and Ethnicity by County Subdivision#9

Blacks as a percentage of the population (%):
6.3%10.1%13.9%17.7%21.5%25.3%

Asian Race and Ethnicity by County Subdivision#10

Asians as a percentage of the population (%):
0.0%0.6%1.2%1.8%2.4%3.0%

Mixed Race and Ethnicity by County Subdivision#11

Multiracial people (non-Hispanic) as a percentage of the population (%):
1.14%1.43%1.71%2.00%2.28%2.57%

Other Race and Ethnicity by County Subdivision#12

Others (non-Hispanic) as a percentage of the population (%):
0.42%0.75%1.08%1.41%1.73%2.06%
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Map of Race and Ethnicity by Tract in Gaston County

White Race and Ethnicity by Tract#13

Whites (non-Hispanic) as a percentage of the population (%):
18%34%50%65%81%97%

Hispanic Race and Ethnicity by Tract#14

Hispanics (excluding black and Asian Hispanics) as a percentage of the population (%):
0%6%12%18%24%30%

Black Race and Ethnicity by Tract#15

Blacks as a percentage of the population (%):
0%15%30%45%60%75%

Asian Race and Ethnicity by Tract#16

Asians as a percentage of the population (%):
0.0%1.7%3.3%5.0%6.6%8.3%

Mixed Race and Ethnicity by Tract#17

Multiracial people (non-Hispanic) as a percentage of the population (%):
0.0%1.6%3.3%4.9%6.6%8.2%

Other Race and Ethnicity by Tract#18

Others (non-Hispanic) as a percentage of the population (%):
0.0%1.1%2.3%3.4%4.5%5.7%
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Map of Race and Ethnicity by Block Group in Gaston County

White Race and Ethnicity by Block Group#19

Whites (non-Hispanic) as a percentage of the population (%):
0%20%40%60%80%100%

Hispanic Race and Ethnicity by Block Group#20

Hispanics (excluding black and Asian Hispanics) as a percentage of the population (%):
0%9%19%28%37%47%

Black Race and Ethnicity by Block Group#21

Blacks as a percentage of the population (%):
0%20%40%60%80%100%

Asian Race and Ethnicity by Block Group#22

Asians as a percentage of the population (%):
0.0%2.4%4.7%7.1%9.4%11.9%

Mixed Race and Ethnicity by Block Group#23

Multiracial people (non-Hispanic) as a percentage of the population (%):
0.0%3.3%6.6%10.0%13.3%16.6%

Other Race and Ethnicity by Block Group#24

Others (non-Hispanic) as a percentage of the population (%):
0.0%2.8%5.6%8.4%11.2%14.0%
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Race and Ethnicity by Place in Gaston County

There are 15 places that are fully or partially contained within Gaston County (14 fully and 1 partially). This section compares all 15 of those to each other, Gaston County, and other entities that contain or substantially overlap with Gaston County.

Non-White Population by Place#25

Percentage of the total population.
Scope: population of Gaston County, selected places in Gaston County, and entities that contain Gaston County
White1
Hispanic2
Black
Asian
Other1
0%10%20%30%40%Count#SouthGastoniaSouth AtlanticUnited States of AmericaUnited StatesCharlotte, Concord, and Gastonia Metro AreaCharlotteNorth CarolinaN CarolinaRanloLowellDallasMount HollyKings MountainKings MtnGaston County SchoolsGaston CountyGaston CountyGastonBelmontCherryvilleHigh ShoalsBessemer CityCramertonStanleyMcAdenvilleDellview19.275322%16.576996%3.157201%2.791195%41.800714%41.8%50,058,74750.1M27.342745%8.960840%2.968448%1.899103%41.171136%41.2%30,41630.4k122.028168%12.822179%3.448459%2.672288%40.971093%41.0%25,614,80125.6M16.909408%12.632487%5.215570%3.287546%38.045012%38.0%121,195,490121M22.236590%9.292855%3.266528%2.573922%37.369895%37.4%889,834890k21.498521%8.552416%3.395371%2.560652%36.006960%36.0%3,579,3903.58M17.369165%10.891089%3.224894%1.612447%33.097595%33.1%1,170214.242257%10.425885%2.267699%0.857301%27.793142%27.8%1,005315.428075%7.040417%2.672751%1.064754%26.205997%26.2%1,206414.489970%7.867406%2.397212%1.436904%26.191492%26.2%3,682519.017461%3.618927%2.940378%0.398082%25.974848%26.0%2,871615.408046%6.230844%2.754624%1.454997%25.848512%25.8%54,73554.7k15.408046%6.230844%2.754624%1.454997%25.848512%25.8%54,73554.7k9.138555%3.926053%3.706880%2.811130%19.582619%19.6%2,05579.150991%4.236570%3.660397%0.000000%17.047958%17.0%1,00689.957326%5.120910%1.137980%0.000000%16.216216%16.2%114912.175027%1.666056%1.409740%0.000000%15.250824%15.3%833105.661696%3.867661%2.819199%0.139795%12.488350%12.5%536119.688962%0.853289%0.440407%0.330306%11.312964%11.3%411120.918836%0.918836%0.765697%0.000000%2.603369%2.6%17130.000000%0.000000%0.000000%0.000000%0.000000%0.0%014

Relative Race and Ethnicity by Place#26

Percentage point difference from Gaston County.
Scope: population of Gaston County, selected places in Gaston County, and entities that contain Gaston County
White1
Hispanic2
Black
Asian
Mixed1
Other1
-20%0%+20%%#DellviewMcAdenvilleCramertonSouthGastoniaSouth AtlanticUnited States of AmericaUnited StatesStanleyHigh ShoalsCharlotte, Concord, and Gastonia Metro AreaCharlotteBessemer CityNorth CarolinaN CarolinaCherryvilleBelmontRanloLowellKings MountainKings MtnMount HollyDallasGaston County SchoolsGaston CountyGaston CountyGaston-6.230844%-15.408046%-1.454997%-1.931023%-0.823601%-25.848512%-25.8%25.848512%25.848512%+25.8%51.697%51.7%1-5.312008%-14.642349%-1.454997%-1.931023%-23.340378%-23.3%23.245143%0.095235%23.340378%+23.3%46.681%46.7%2-6.091049%-9.746350%-1.045655%-16.883055%-16.9%13.360162%2.412664%1.110229%16.883055%+16.9%33.766%33.8%3-15.952202%-0.034827%-15.987029%-16.0%10.346151%3.867276%1.702204%0.071398%15.987029%+16.0%31.974%32.0%-15.322624%-0.459482%-15.782106%-15.8%2.729996%11.934699%0.444105%0.673305%15.782106%+15.8%31.564%31.6%4-15.122581%-0.184431%-15.307012%-15.3%6.591334%6.620122%1.993462%0.102094%15.307012%+15.3%30.614%30.6%-12.196500%-2.775559%-14.972059%-15.0%10.678564%3.760573%0.330257%0.202665%14.972059%+15.0%29.944%29.9%-5.790437%-5.719084%-1.124692%-1.297938%-0.603397%-14.535548%-14.5%14.535548%14.535548%+14.5%29.071%29.1%5-10.287136%-1.454997%-0.793043%-0.823601%-13.358777%-13.4%9.632296%3.726481%13.358777%+13.4%26.718%26.7%6-11.521383%-0.232207%-11.753589%-11.8%3.062010%6.828544%1.811531%0.051504%11.753589%+11.8%23.507%23.5%-4.821104%-3.233019%-1.454997%-1.271924%-10.781044%-10.8%10.597688%0.183356%10.781044%+10.8%21.562%21.6%7-10.158448%-10.158448%-10.2%2.321572%6.090475%1.105655%0.107791%0.532956%10.158448%+10.2%20.317%20.3%-1.994274%-6.257055%-1.454997%-0.162696%-9.869022%-9.9%8.800554%1.068468%9.869022%+9.9%19.738%19.7%8-2.304791%-6.269491%-0.289963%-8.864245%-8.9%6.265894%1.356133%1.242218%8.864245%+8.9%17.728%17.7%9-7.249083%-0.658039%-0.484139%-8.391261%-8.4%4.660245%1.961119%1.769897%8.391261%+8.4%16.783%16.8%10-1.944629%-4.982161%-0.597696%-0.769519%-8.294006%-8.3%8.011412%0.282594%8.294006%+8.3%16.588%16.6%11-0.126336%-3.290466%-1.056915%-0.823601%-5.297319%-5.3%3.609415%1.687904%5.297319%+5.3%10.595%10.6%12-0.342980%-0.918076%-1.582467%-2.843524%-2.8%1.636562%0.942214%0.264747%2.843524%+2.8%5.687%5.69%13-0.357485%-0.390243%-0.040541%-0.041333%-0.829601%-0.8%0.809573%0.020029%0.829601%+0.8%1.659%1.66%140.000000%0.000000%0.000000%0.000000%0.000000%0.000000%0.000000%0.0%0.000%0%0.000000%0.000000%0.000000%0.000000%0.000000%0.000000%0.000000%0.0%0.000%0%

White1 Population by Place#27

Percentage of the total population.
Scope: population of Gaston County, selected places in Gaston County, and entities that contain Gaston County
0%20%40%60%80%100%Count#DellviewMcAdenvilleStanleyCramertonBessemer CityHigh ShoalsCherryvilleBelmontGaston County SchoolsGaston CountyGaston CountyGastonKings MountainKings MtnMount HollyDallasLowellRanloNorth CarolinaN CarolinaCharlotte, Concord, and Gastonia Metro AreaCharlotteUnited States of AmericaUnited StatesSouth AtlanticGastoniaSouth100.000000%100.000000%100.0%5197.396631%97.396631%97.4%636288.687036%88.687036%88.7%3,222387.511650%87.511650%87.5%3,756484.749176%84.749176%84.7%4,629583.783784%83.783784%83.8%589682.952042%82.952042%83.0%4,895780.417381%80.417381%80.4%8,439874.151488%74.151488%74.2%157,018157k74.151488%74.151488%74.2%157,018157k74.025152%74.025152%74.0%8,182973.808508%73.808508%73.8%10,37610.4k1073.794003%73.794003%73.8%3,3961172.206858%72.206858%72.2%2,6111266.902405%66.902405%66.9%2,3651363.993040%63.993040%64.0%6,361,4386.36M62.630105%62.630105%62.6%1,491,3181.49M61.954988%61.954988%62.0%197,362,672197M59.028907%59.028907%59.0%36,904,40236.9M58.828864%58.828864%58.8%43,46143.5k1458.199286%58.199286%58.2%69,696,97669.7M

Race and Ethnicity by County Subdivision in Gaston County

There are 6 county subdivisions in Gaston County. This section compares all 6 of those to each other, Gaston County, and other entities that contain or substantially overlap with Gaston County.

Non-White Population by County Subdivision#33

Percentage of the total population.
Scope: population of Gaston County, selected county subdivisions in Gaston County, and entities that contain Gaston County
White1
Hispanic2
Black
Asian
Other1
0%10%20%30%40%Count#SouthSouth AtlanticGastonia TownshipGastoniaUnited States of AmericaUnited StatesCharlotte, Concord, and Gastonia Metro AreaCharlotteNorth CarolinaN CarolinaGaston County SchoolsGaston CountyGaston CountyGastonCrowders Mountain TownshipCrowders MtnRiverbend TownshipRiverbendSouth Point TownshipS PtDallas TownshipDallasCherryville TownshipCherryville19.275322%16.576996%3.157201%2.791195%41.800714%41.8%50,058,74750.1M22.028168%12.822179%3.448459%2.672288%40.971093%41.0%25,614,80125.6M25.219296%8.643882%3.044205%1.694427%38.601810%38.6%33,48933.5k116.909408%12.632487%5.215570%3.287546%38.045012%38.0%121,195,490121M22.236590%9.292855%3.266528%2.573922%37.369895%37.4%889,834890k21.498521%8.552416%3.395371%2.560652%36.006960%36.0%3,579,3903.58M15.408046%6.230844%2.754624%1.454997%25.848512%25.8%54,73554.7k15.408046%6.230844%2.754624%1.454997%25.848512%25.8%54,73554.7k14.642922%5.501006%1.707629%0.073184%21.924742%21.9%3,595210.652281%3.221517%3.202523%0.672416%17.748737%17.7%4,67236.377967%5.624738%2.921972%2.628142%17.552819%17.6%7,52747.621545%4.552293%2.252504%0.644801%15.071143%15.1%3,50656.415422%2.938077%2.590963%0.117771%12.062233%12.1%1,9466

Relative Race and Ethnicity by County Subdivision#34

Percentage point difference from Gaston County.
Scope: population of Gaston County, selected county subdivisions in Gaston County, and entities that contain Gaston County
White1
Hispanic2
Black
Asian
Mixed1
Other1
-10%0%+10%%#SouthSouth AtlanticUnited States of AmericaUnited StatesCherryville TownshipCherryvilleGastonia TownshipGastoniaCharlotte, Concord, and Gastonia Metro AreaCharlotteDallas TownshipDallasNorth CarolinaN CarolinaSouth Point TownshipS PtRiverbend TownshipRiverbendCrowders Mountain TownshipCrowders MtnGaston County SchoolsGaston CountyGaston CountyGaston-15.952202%-0.034827%-15.987029%-16.0%10.346151%3.867276%1.702204%0.071398%15.987029%+16.0%31.974%32.0%-15.122581%-0.184431%-15.307012%-15.3%6.591334%6.620122%1.993462%0.102094%15.307012%+15.3%30.614%30.6%-12.196500%-2.775559%-14.972059%-15.0%10.678564%3.760573%0.330257%0.202665%14.972059%+15.0%29.944%29.9%-3.292767%-8.992624%-1.337226%-0.395906%-14.018524%-14.0%13.786279%0.232244%14.018524%+14.0%28.037%28.0%1-12.753298%-0.346395%-13.099693%-13.1%2.413038%9.811250%0.239430%0.635976%13.099693%+13.1%26.199%26.2%2-11.521383%-0.232207%-11.753589%-11.8%3.062010%6.828544%1.811531%0.051504%11.753589%+11.8%23.507%23.5%-1.678551%-7.786501%-0.810196%-0.349112%-0.153008%-10.777369%-10.8%10.777369%10.777369%+10.8%21.555%21.6%3-10.158448%-10.158448%-10.2%2.321572%6.090475%1.105655%0.107791%0.532956%10.158448%+10.2%20.317%20.3%-0.606107%-9.030079%-0.424564%-10.060749%-10.1%8.295693%1.466975%0.298082%10.060749%+10.1%20.121%20.1%4-3.009327%-4.755765%-0.782581%-0.787537%-9.335210%-9.3%8.099775%1.235435%9.335210%+9.3%18.670%18.7%5-0.729838%-0.765124%-1.381813%-0.723485%-0.323510%-3.923770%-3.9%3.923770%3.923770%+3.9%7.848%7.85%60.000000%0.000000%0.000000%0.000000%0.000000%0.000000%0.000000%0.0%0.000%0%0.000000%0.000000%0.000000%0.000000%0.000000%0.000000%0.000000%0.0%0.000%0%

White1 Population by County Subdivision#35

Percentage of the total population.
Scope: population of Gaston County, selected county subdivisions in Gaston County, and entities that contain Gaston County
0%20%40%60%80%Count#Cherryville TownshipCherryvilleDallas TownshipDallasSouth Point TownshipS PtRiverbend TownshipRiverbendCrowders Mountain TownshipCrowders MtnGaston County SchoolsGaston CountyGaston CountyGastonNorth CarolinaN CarolinaCharlotte, Concord, and Gastonia Metro AreaCharlotteUnited States of AmericaUnited StatesGastonia TownshipGastoniaSouth AtlanticSouth87.937767%87.937767%87.9%14,18714.2k184.928857%84.928857%84.9%19,75719.8k282.447181%82.447181%82.4%35,35535.4k382.251263%82.251263%82.3%21,65121.7k478.075258%78.075258%78.1%12,80212.8k574.151488%74.151488%74.2%157,018157k74.151488%74.151488%74.2%157,018157k63.993040%63.993040%64.0%6,361,4386.36M62.630105%62.630105%62.6%1,491,3181.49M61.954988%61.954988%62.0%197,362,672197M61.398190%61.398190%61.4%53,26653.3k659.028907%59.028907%59.0%36,904,40236.9M58.199286%58.199286%58.2%69,696,97669.7M

Race and Ethnicity by County in the Charlotte Area

There are 10 counties in the Charlotte Area. This section compares Gaston County to all of the counties in the Charlotte Area and to those entities that contain or substantially overlap with Gaston County.

Non-White Population by County#41

Percentage of the total population.
Scope: population of Gaston County, selected other counties in the Charlotte Area, and entities that contain Gaston County
White1
Hispanic2
Black
Asian
Other1
0%10%20%30%40%50%Count#Mecklenburg CountyMecklenburgSouthChester CountyChesterSouth AtlanticUnited States of AmericaUnited StatesCharlotte, Concord, and Gastonia Metro AreaCharlotteNorth CarolinaN CarolinaCabarrus CountyCabarrusLancaster CountyLancasterYork CountyYorkRowan CountyRowanUnion CountyUnionGaston County SchoolsGaston CountyGaston CountyGastonIredell CountyIredellLincoln CountyLincoln31.160318%12.078389%5.323422%2.956293%51.518422%51.5%521,250521k119.275322%16.576996%3.157201%2.791195%41.800714%41.8%50,058,74750.1M37.555110%1.908432%1.507631%0.120240%41.091414%41.1%13,32813.3k222.028168%12.822179%3.448459%2.672288%40.971093%41.0%25,614,80125.6M16.909408%12.632487%5.215570%3.287546%38.045012%38.0%121,195,490121M22.236590%9.292855%3.266528%2.573922%37.369895%37.4%889,834890k21.498521%8.552416%3.395371%2.560652%36.006960%36.0%3,579,3903.58M16.738778%9.309086%2.734326%2.234056%31.016246%31.0%59,64359.6k322.406337%4.918522%1.668976%0.874510%29.868346%29.9%25,00125.0k418.721855%4.910303%3.107009%1.720235%28.459402%28.5%69,89869.9k516.099471%7.940502%1.940964%0.902707%26.883643%26.9%37,28637.3k611.607709%10.613747%2.242503%2.104184%26.568144%26.6%57,81657.8k715.408046%6.230844%2.754624%1.454997%25.848512%25.8%54,73554.7k15.408046%6.230844%2.754624%1.454997%25.848512%25.8%54,73554.7k812.312156%7.034324%2.400100%1.624546%23.371126%23.4%39,14539.1k96.790920%5.353271%2.017974%0.542722%14.704887%14.7%11,73211.7k10

Relative Race and Ethnicity by County#42

Percentage point difference from Gaston County.
Scope: population of Gaston County, selected other counties in the Charlotte Area, and entities that contain Gaston County
White1
Hispanic2
Black
Asian
Mixed1
Other1
-20%0%+20%%#Mecklenburg CountyMecklenburgChester CountyChesterSouthSouth AtlanticUnited States of AmericaUnited StatesCharlotte, Concord, and Gastonia Metro AreaCharlotteLincoln CountyLincolnNorth CarolinaN CarolinaLancaster CountyLancasterCabarrus CountyCabarrusUnion CountyUnionIredell CountyIredellYork CountyYorkRowan CountyRowanGaston County SchoolsGaston CountyGaston CountyGaston-25.669910%-0.266164%-25.936074%-25.9%5.847545%15.752272%3.868425%0.467832%25.936074%+25.9%51.872%51.9%1-15.242901%-4.723214%-1.334757%-0.429559%-0.416633%-22.147064%-22.1%22.147064%22.147064%+22.1%44.294%44.3%2-15.952202%-0.034827%-15.987029%-16.0%10.346151%3.867276%1.702204%0.071398%15.987029%+16.0%31.974%32.0%-15.122581%-0.184431%-15.307012%-15.3%6.591334%6.620122%1.993462%0.102094%15.307012%+15.3%30.614%30.6%-12.196500%-2.775559%-14.972059%-15.0%10.678564%3.760573%0.330257%0.202665%14.972059%+15.0%29.944%29.9%-11.521383%-0.232207%-11.753589%-11.8%3.062010%6.828544%1.811531%0.051504%11.753589%+11.8%23.507%23.5%-10.054775%-0.912275%-0.250214%-0.486437%-11.703701%-11.7%11.143625%0.560076%11.703701%+11.7%23.407%23.4%3-10.158448%-10.158448%-10.2%2.321572%6.090475%1.105655%0.107791%0.532956%10.158448%+10.2%20.317%20.3%-4.019833%-1.312322%-0.580487%-1.020673%-0.064975%-6.998290%-7.0%6.998290%6.998290%+7.0%13.997%14.0%4-5.167734%-0.158756%-0.361813%-5.688302%-5.7%3.078242%1.330732%1.279329%5.688302%+5.7%11.377%11.4%5-0.719631%-3.800337%-0.332321%-0.318119%-5.170409%-5.2%4.382903%0.787506%5.170409%+5.2%10.341%10.3%6-3.095890%-0.802618%-0.327461%-4.225969%-4.2%2.477386%0.803479%0.945103%4.225969%+4.2%8.452%8.45%7-2.610890%-1.320541%-3.931431%-3.9%3.313809%0.265238%0.227311%0.125073%3.931431%+3.9%7.863%7.86%8-1.035131%-0.552290%-0.359939%-0.453722%-2.401082%-2.4%1.709658%0.691425%2.401082%+2.4%4.802%4.80%90.000000%0.000000%0.000000%0.000000%0.000000%0.000000%0.000000%0.0%0.000%0%0.000000%0.000000%0.000000%0.000000%0.000000%0.000000%0.000000%0.0%0.000%0%10

White1 Population by County#43

Percentage of the total population.
Scope: population of Gaston County, selected other counties in the Charlotte Area, and entities that contain Gaston County
0%20%40%60%80%Count#Lincoln CountyLincolnIredell CountyIredellGaston County SchoolsGaston CountyGaston CountyGastonUnion CountyUnionRowan CountyRowanYork CountyYorkLancaster CountyLancasterCabarrus CountyCabarrusNorth CarolinaN CarolinaCharlotte, Concord, and Gastonia Metro AreaCharlotteUnited States of AmericaUnited StatesSouth AtlanticChester CountyChesterSouthMecklenburg CountyMecklenburg85.295113%85.295113%85.3%68,05168.1k176.628874%76.628874%76.6%128,348128k274.151488%74.151488%74.2%157,018157k74.151488%74.151488%74.2%157,018157k373.431856%73.431856%73.4%159,798160k473.116357%73.116357%73.1%101,408101k571.540598%71.540598%71.5%175,708176k670.131654%70.131654%70.1%58,70358.7k768.983754%68.983754%69.0%132,653133k863.993040%63.993040%64.0%6,361,4386.36M62.630105%62.630105%62.6%1,491,3181.49M61.954988%61.954988%62.0%197,362,672197M59.028907%59.028907%59.0%36,904,40236.9M58.908586%58.908586%58.9%19,10719.1k958.199286%58.199286%58.2%69,696,97669.7M48.481578%48.481578%48.5%490,524491k10

Race and Ethnicity by County in North Carolina

There are 100 counties in North Carolina. This section compares Gaston County to the 50 most populous counties in North Carolina and to those entities that contain or substantially overlap with Gaston County. The least populous of the compared counties has a population of 56,358.

Non-White Population by County#49

Percentage of the total population.
Scope: population of Gaston County, selected other counties in North Carolina, and entities that contain Gaston County
White1
Hispanic2
Black
Asian
Other1
0%20%40%60%Count#Robeson CountyRobesonDurham CountyDurhamCumberland CountyCumberlandWilson CountyWilsonMecklenburg CountyMecklenburgLenoir CountyLenoirNash CountyNashGuilford CountyGuilfordSampson CountySampsonDuplin CountyDuplinWayne CountyWaynePitt CountyPittForsyth CountyForsythSouthLee CountyLeeGranville CountyGranvilleSouth AtlanticColumbus CountyColumbusWake CountyWakeUnited States of AmericaUnited StatesHarnett CountyHarnettCharlotte, Concord, and Gastonia Metro AreaCharlotteFranklin CountyFranklinNorth CarolinaN CarolinaAlamance CountyAlamanceCraven CountyCravenOnslow CountyOnslowCabarrus CountyCabarrusJohnston CountyJohnstonOrange CountyOrangeChatham CountyChathamRockingham CountyRockinghamRowan CountyRowanUnion CountyUnionCleveland CountyClevelandGaston County SchoolsGaston CountyGaston CountyGastonPender CountyPenderIredell CountyIredellCatawba CountyCatawbaNew Hanover CountyNew HanoverMoore CountyMooreRandolph CountyRandolphDavidson CountyDavidsonBrunswick CountyBrunswickStanly CountyStanlyBurke CountyBurkeRutherford CountyRutherfordHenderson CountyHendersonBuncombe CountyBuncombeSurry CountySurryLincoln CountyLincolnCarteret CountyCarteretWilkes CountyWilkesCaldwell CountyCaldwellHaywood CountyHaywood40.821543%24.223487%8.272649%0.704435%74.022114%74.0%99,61699.6k137.600215%12.877692%4.700663%2.789714%57.968284%58.0%170,785171k236.856013%9.662688%6.335912%2.406388%55.261002%55.3%180,063180k339.018832%9.672005%2.587696%0.768222%52.046755%52.0%42,47942.5k431.160318%12.078389%5.323422%2.956293%51.518422%51.5%521,250521k539.144370%6.362374%3.803370%0.570763%49.880877%49.9%29,10229.1k638.839858%6.244636%2.399746%0.973672%48.457912%48.5%45,73745.7k733.574045%7.045319%4.570988%2.825826%48.016178%48.0%245,754246k825.489304%17.991619%3.989767%0.464583%47.935272%47.9%30,54130.5k924.904856%21.187057%1.532450%0.306152%47.930515%47.9%28,33728.3k1030.940079%10.603711%2.945029%1.235867%45.724686%45.7%56,90356.9k1134.586355%5.506138%2.643448%1.719669%44.455609%44.5%77,86477.9k1226.100726%11.970134%2.206800%2.038438%42.316098%42.3%154,323154k1319.275322%16.576996%3.157201%2.791195%41.800714%41.8%50,058,74750.1M19.116560%19.032583%2.440376%1.051394%41.640914%41.6%24,79324.8k1430.784525%7.142490%3.241288%0.425087%41.593391%41.6%24,26624.3k1522.028168%12.822179%3.448459%2.672288%40.971093%41.0%25,614,80125.6M30.912918%4.461984%4.444444%0.315706%40.135052%40.1%22,88322.9k1620.597531%9.497825%6.209843%2.786969%39.092167%39.1%390,365390k1716.909408%12.632487%5.215570%3.287546%38.045012%38.0%121,195,490121M21.261254%11.163323%3.944874%1.119886%37.489338%37.5%47,46947.5k1822.236590%9.292855%3.266528%2.573922%37.369895%37.4%889,834890k25.766404%7.714045%2.536951%0.412770%36.430170%36.4%22,94722.9k1921.498521%8.552416%3.395371%2.560652%36.006960%36.0%3,579,3903.58M18.570460%11.929246%2.571432%1.415855%34.486993%34.5%53,92853.9k2021.465592%6.396007%3.124100%2.689318%33.675017%33.7%35,08635.1k2115.013324%11.019353%4.954914%1.900891%32.888482%32.9%61,09261.1k2216.738778%9.309086%2.734326%2.234056%31.016246%31.0%59,64359.6k2315.281491%12.705663%2.250281%0.647251%30.884686%30.9%56,25856.3k2411.451501%8.028926%7.339404%3.544172%30.364002%30.4%42,45142.5k2512.104161%11.948588%2.819215%1.417604%28.289569%28.3%19,45719.5k2618.543385%5.642125%2.408105%0.534288%27.127903%27.1%24,93024.9k2716.099471%7.940502%1.940964%0.902707%26.883643%26.9%37,28637.3k2811.607709%10.613747%2.242503%2.104184%26.568144%26.6%57,81657.8k2920.750054%3.062412%1.621822%1.003985%26.438273%26.4%25,67525.7k3015.408046%6.230844%2.754624%1.454997%25.848512%25.8%54,73554.7k15.408046%6.230844%2.754624%1.454997%25.848512%25.8%54,73554.7k3116.357926%6.412577%2.397175%0.353100%25.520778%25.5%14,38314.4k3212.312156%7.034324%2.400100%1.624546%23.371126%23.4%39,14539.1k338.743672%8.557773%3.937322%2.109854%23.348621%23.3%36,29836.3k3414.133438%5.146237%2.499653%1.340849%23.120177%23.1%50,03950.0k3512.521758%6.210379%2.629204%1.292575%22.653916%22.7%21,08421.1k3610.535950%6.137964%2.064690%1.080736%19.819340%19.8%28,26028.3k378.990723%6.602543%1.865804%1.335503%18.794573%18.8%30,83430.8k3810.564166%4.568379%2.723069%0.671327%18.526941%18.5%22,07822.1k3910.508167%3.819502%2.313150%1.842930%18.483749%18.5%11,20311.2k406.155003%5.750881%3.639344%2.167666%17.712894%17.7%15,77915.8k4110.334178%3.903989%1.556199%0.518733%16.313099%16.3%10,88110.9k429.500023%3.145034%2.373202%1.133402%16.151661%16.2%17,91317.9k436.282385%6.018904%2.606032%1.193865%16.101187%16.1%40,27140.3k449.865736%3.695356%1.150247%0.599173%15.310512%15.3%11,14111.1k456.790920%5.353271%2.017974%0.542722%14.704887%14.7%11,73211.7k466.065337%3.783358%2.607351%1.192057%13.648102%13.6%9,354475.818140%4.275055%1.293404%0.461619%11.848217%11.8%8,162484.898129%4.811144%1.526531%0.570918%11.806721%11.8%9,637493.558420%1.503936%1.069205%0.537120%6.668681%6.7%3,97350

Relative Race and Ethnicity by County#50

Percentage point difference from Gaston County.
Scope: population of Gaston County, selected other counties in North Carolina, and entities that contain Gaston County
White1
Hispanic2
Black
Asian
Mixed1
Other1
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