From a total population of 208,379, Gaston County has a median age of 39.5. The average age of males, in Gaston County, is 38.1 while the average age of females is 40.8. When you compare this to median age of North Carolina, Gaston County is 1.7 years older.
The median income of individuals, in Gaston County, is $22,654 while the average household income is $42,158. When comparing the median income of people living in Gaston County to the rest of North Carolina, the average income in Gaston County is $2,954 less.