Gaston (zip 47342), Indiana 

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Population

2,552

-5.2% since 2010

Unemployment Rate

4.0%

United States / Indiana / Muncie Metro Area / Delaware County / No City / Gaston (zip 47342)

Best Places to Live in Gaston (zip 47342), Indiana

Small town/College town - Northeast Indiana, about 60 miles northeast of Indianapolis
Pros
-College-town amenities
-Small-town atmosphere
-Cost of living and housing
Cons
-Employment
-Low educational attainment
-Winter climate

Local Listings in 47342
 $239,900 
9801 W County Road 900 N
Bed 3 | Bath 2 | 2303 SqFt
 $69,900 
310 W Elm St
Bed 3 | Bath 1 | 1361 SqFt
 $49,900 
305 N Main St
Bed 4 | Bath 1 | 1248 SqFt

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.


QUICK FACTS

Real Estate: For Sale
Country:
United States
State: Indiana
County: Delaware County
Metro Area: Muncie Metro Area
Political Ideology: Leaning conservative
City: No City
Zip Codes: Gaston (zip 47342)
Time zone: Eastern Standard Time (EST)
Elevation: 700 ft above sea level

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ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Gaston (zip 47342) is 4.0% (U.S. avg. is 3.9%). Recent job growth is Positive. Gaston (zip 47342) jobs have increased by 1.14%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Gaston (zip 47342)'s cost of living is 20.70% lower than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Gaston (zip 47342)'s Cost of Living

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

POPULATION
Gaston (zip 47342)'s population is 2,552 people. Since 2010, it has had a population decline of 5.24%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 28 minutes. The National Average is 26 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Gaston (zip 47342) is $91,100. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 14.06%. Check out the homes in the area

SCHOOLS
Gaston (zip 47342) 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 (zip 47342). More Education


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NEW LISTINGS IN 47342
$239,900
9801 W County Road 900 N
Bed 3 | Bath 2

$69,900
310 W Elm St
Bed 3 | Bath 1

$49,900
305 N Main St
Bed 4 | Bath 1

$650,000
10990 W Bethel Ave
Bed 4 | Bath 4

$324,900
9401 N County Road 675 W
Bed 4 | Bath 3

$29,900
13600 N County Road 450 Rd W
Bed 3 | Bath 1

$64,900
7201 W County Road 850 Rd N
Bed 2 | Bath 1

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