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-Diverse economy
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-Long commutes

What Bert Has To Say About Charlotte-Concord-Gastonia Metro Area

Charlotte is a modern urban and financial center grown up dramatically from its previous agricultural and regional banking roots. Today the city is reputedly the headquarters for more banks than any city outside New York, and is the home to such financial heavyweights as BankAmerica and Wachovia, as well as Lowe’s (home improvement retail) and specialty steel maker Nucor. A diverse commercial and industrial economy has developed around the financial industry. Downtown is a mix of contemporary skyscraper architecture and a number of well-preserved 19th-century neighborhoods.


Mid-sized city complex - Southwest North Carolina along Catawba River near South Carolina border See Local Real Estate
Country: United States
State: North Carolina
County: Gaston County
Metro Area: No Metro Area
Real Estate: For Sale  For Rent

City: Gastonia, Mount Holly, ... 13 total
Zip Codes: 28054, 28052, ... 14 total
Time zone: Eastern Standard Time (EST)
Elevation: 769 ft above sea level

Quick Facts About Gaston

    The unemployment rate in Gaston County is 5.30 percent (U.S. avg. is 5.20%). Recent job growth is Positive. Gaston County jobs have Increased by 3.51 percent. Learn more...
    Compared to the rest of the country, Gaston County's cost of living is 14.00% Lower than the U.S. average. Learn more... or Compare Gaston County's Cost of Living
    Gaston County's population is 213,442 people. Since 2000, it has had a population growth of 21.82 percent. Learn more...
    Average Commute time is 27 minutes. The National Average is 26 minutes. Learn more...
    The median home cost in Gaston County is $111,800. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 0.30%. Check out the homes in the area.
    Gaston County public schools spend $8,314 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 16.6 students per teacher in Gaston County. Learn more...

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