Gaston, Indiana 

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Population

893

+9.3% since 2010

Unemployment Rate

4.3%

Best Places to Live in Gaston, Indiana

Small town/College town - Northeast Indiana, about 60 miles northeast of Indianapolis. June, September and August are the most pleasant months in Gaston, while January and December are the least comfortable months.

Gaston, IN Housing Market
Lowest Priced HomesHOMES UNDER $250,000
Most Expensive ListingsHOMES $250,001 to $500,000
Largest HomesHOMES $500,001 to $750,000
Median Priced HomesHOMES $750,001 to $1,000,000
Pros
College-town amenities
Small-town atmosphere
Cost of living and housing
Cons
Employment
Low educational attainment
Winter climate

What Bert Has To Say About Muncie Metro Area

Muncie is an agricultural center with a college-town element and a variety of industries. In the 19th century the Ball family started manufacturing canning jars, and Ball jars are still the world standard. The family business endowed Ball State University, a mid-sized school with an attractive campus and and good reputation. The college-town influence and private endowments bring above-average healthcare and a few arts amenities. The Cost of Living Index is one of the lowest in the state and a good value for what’s available. Housing is also very reasonable.


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QUICK FACTS

Real Estate: See Homes
Country: United States
State: Indiana
County: Delaware County
Metro Area: Muncie Metro Area
Political Ideology: Leaning conservative
City: Gaston
Zip Codes: No Zip Codes Here.
Time zone: Eastern Standard Time (EST)
Elevation: 700 ft above sea level

Highlights

ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Gaston is 4.3% (U.S. avg. is 3.7%). Recent job growth is Positive. Gaston jobs have increased by 1.1%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Gaston's cost of living is 26.3% lower than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Gaston's Cost of Living

WEATHER & CLIMATE
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VOTING
Delaware county voted Republican in three of the five previous Presidential elections, voting Democratic in 2008 and 2012. More Voting Stats

POPULATION
Gaston's population is 893 people. Since 2010, it has had a population growth of 9.3%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 22.6 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Gaston is Real Estate: $90,000. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 12.1%.

SCHOOLS
Gaston public schools spend $10,238 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 15.3 students per teacher in Gaston. More Education



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Housing Market in Gaston

It's a good time to buy in Gaston. Home Appreciation is up 12.1% in the last 12 months.
The median home price in Gaston is $90,000.

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