Gastonia, North Carolina 

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Economy in Gastonia, North Carolina

Gastonia has an unemployment rate of 4.2%. The US average is 3.9%.

Gastonia has seen the job market increase by 2.7% over the last year. Future job growth over the next ten years is predicted to be 43.4%, which is higher than the US average of 33.5%.

Tax Rates for Gastonia
- The Sales Tax Rate for Gastonia is 6.8%. The US average is 7.3%.
- The Income Tax Rate for Gastonia is 5.5%. The US average is 4.6%.
- Tax Rates can have a big impact when Comparing Cost of Living.

Income and Salaries for Gastonia
- The average income of a Gastonia resident is $21,524 a year. The US average is $28,555 a year.
- The Median household income of a Gastonia resident is $39,578 a year. The US average is $53,482 a year.

INCOME BY POPULATION PERCENT

  ECONOMYGastonia, North CarolinaUnited States
  4.6%3.7%
  2.7%1.6%
  43.4%33.5%
  7.0%6.2%
  5.3%4.6%
  $24,861$31,177
  $43,985$57,652
  $53,512$70,850
  POPULATION BY OCCUPATION
  0.3%1.3%
  0.0%0.6%
  4.4%6.2%
  16.8%10.4%
  3.2%2.7%
  12.4%11.6%
  4.8%4.1%
  1.8%0.9%
  2.1%2.1%
  4.1%4.7%
  1.5%1.9%
  4.2%6.7%
  0.1%0.1%
  4.0%4.3%
  6.7%9.3%
  14.0%13.8%
  1.5%2.2%
  10.4%7.4%
  4.7%4.9%
  3.2%4.8%
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    MOVING - 1/4/2018
    I AMFROM FLORIDA THE SUNSHINE STATE AND I AM LOOKING TO MAKE A MOVE TOWARD GASTONIA, NC. I AM A SINGLE PARENT OF 4 AND FEEL THAT THE RIGHT MOVE FOR MY FAMILY WOULD BE... Read More

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    Education - 10/1/2008
    The schools are overcrowded but the county is trying to rectify the situation by building new... Read More

    zip code 28052 - 8/11/2008
    I moved here from Massachusetts one year ago, and I have enjoyed myself. The housing market is great, property taxes low, car insurance low and the food is wonderful.... Read More


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