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Demographics Analysis

The people of Gaston Town, Indiana give the community character. This place is unique because of factors such as population size / density, ethnic background, ratio of males to females, and average age.

Population By Sex By Age
(Gaston Town, Indiana)

Male:

Under 5 years : 47

5 to 9 years : 37

10 to 14 years : 24

15 to 17 years : 17

18 and 19 years : 12

20 years : 2

21 years : 13

22 to 24 years : 40

25 to 29 years : 10

30 to 34 years : 42

35 to 39 years : 20

40 to 44 years : 45

45 to 49 years : 15

50 to 54 years : 41

55 to 59 years : 31

60 and 61 years : 12

62 to 64 years : 11

65 and 66 years : 0

67 to 69 years : 20

70 to 74 years : 6

75 to 79 years : 24

80 to 84 years : 11

85 years and over : 0

Female:

Under 5 years : 22

5 to 9 years : 28

10 to 14 years : 51

15 to 17 years : 32

18 and 19 years : 0

20 years : 4

21 years : 5

22 to 24 years : 13

25 to 29 years : 10

30 to 34 years : 34

35 to 39 years : 31

40 to 44 years : 44

45 to 49 years : 44

50 to 54 years : 24

55 to 59 years : 41

60 and 61 years : 5

62 to 64 years : 6

65 and 66 years : 15

67 to 69 years : 37

70 to 74 years : 8

75 to 79 years : 11

80 to 84 years : 5

85 years and over : 19


(updated 2009)



Population By Ancestry
(Gaston Town, Indiana)

Ancestry specified:

Single ancestry : 294

Multiple ancestry : 198

Ancestry not specified:

Ancestry unclassified : 3

Ancestry not reported : 474


(updated 2009)



Population By Citizen Status In The United States
(Gaston Town, Indiana)

U.S. citizen, born in the United States : 969

U.S. citizen, born in Puerto Rico or U.S. Island Areas : 0

U.S. citizen, born abroad of American parent(s) : 0

U.S. citizen by naturalization : 0

Not a U.S. citizen : 0


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Age
(Gaston Town, Indiana)

Total:

Under 5 years : 69

5 to 17 years : 189

18 to 24 years : 89

25 to 34 years : 96

35 to 44 years : 140

45 to 54 years : 124

55 to 59 years : 72

60 and 61 years : 17

62 to 64 years : 17

65 to 74 years : 86

75 years and over : 70

Born in state of residence:

Under 5 years : 69

5 to 17 years : 166

18 to 24 years : 76

25 to 34 years : 82

35 to 44 years : 134

45 to 54 years : 94

55 to 59 years : 57

60 and 61 years : 17

62 to 64 years : 14

65 to 74 years : 60

75 years and over : 29

Born in other state in the United States:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 23

18 to 24 years : 13

25 to 34 years : 14

35 to 44 years : 6

45 to 54 years : 30

55 to 59 years : 15

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 3

65 to 74 years : 26

75 years and over : 41

Native, born outside the United States:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 0

18 to 24 years : 0

25 to 34 years : 0

35 to 44 years : 0

45 to 54 years : 0

55 to 59 years : 0

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 0

65 to 74 years : 0

75 years and over : 0

Foreign born:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 0

18 to 24 years : 0

25 to 34 years : 0

35 to 44 years : 0

45 to 54 years : 0

55 to 59 years : 0

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 0

65 to 74 years : 0

75 years and over : 0


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Sex
(Gaston Town, Indiana)

Born in state of residence:

Male : 368

Female : 430

Born in other state in the United States:

Male : 112

Female : 59

Native: born outside the United States:

Male : 0

Female : 0

Foreign born:

Male : 0

Female : 0


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Race
(Gaston Town, Indiana)

Born in state of residence : 784

Born in other state in the United States : 171

Native: born outside the United States : 0

Foreign born : 0


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Marital Status
(Gaston Town, Indiana)

Born in state of residence:

Never married : 181

Now married, except separated : 272

Divorced : 105

Separated : 16

Widowed : 33

Born in other state in the United States:

Never married : 65

Now married, except separated : 47

Divorced : 20

Separated : 0

Widowed : 21

Native: born outside the United States:

Never married : 0

Now married, except separated : 0

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0

Foreign born:

Never married : 0

Now married, except separated : 0

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0


(updated 2009)



Language Spoken At Home By Ability To Speak English (Population Of 5 Years and Older)
(Gaston Town, Indiana)

Speak only English : 898

Spanish or Spanish Creole:

Speak English "very well" : 0

Speak English less than "very well" : 2


(updated 2009)



Ancestries in Gaston Town, Indiana

  • United States Or American: 286   (38.3%)
  • German: 185   (24.8%)
  • English: 68   (9.1%)
  • Irish: 49   (6.6%)
  • Other Groups: 40   (5.4%)
  • French (except Basque): 28   (3.8%)
  • Swedish: 11   (1.5%)
  • Dutch: 11   (1.5%)
  • Scottish: 10   (1.3%)
  • Italian: 9   (1.2%)
  • Polish: 8   (1.1%)
  • Czech: 8   (1.1%)
  • Danish: 8   (1.1%)
  • Scotch-irish: 6   (0.8%)
  • Pennsylvania German: 5   (0.7%)
  • Canadian: 5   (0.7%)
  • Welsh: 5   (0.7%)
  • Norwegian: 4   (0.5%)

(updated 2010)



Total Population In Gaston Town, Indiana is 969



(updated 2009)



Male Population in Gaston Town, Indiana: 480
Female Population in Gaston Town, Indiana: 489


(updated 2013)



Median Male Resident Age in Gaston Town, Indiana: 33.9
Median Female Resident Age in Gaston Town, Indiana: 40.6


(updated 2013)



Median Age in the State of Indiana is 37


(updated 2010)



Median Age By Sex in Gaston Town, Indiana


White


Both sexes

34.6

Male

33.5

Female

36.1

Black or African American


Both sexes

46.5

Male

46.5

Female

0.0

American Indian and Alaska Native


Both sexes

0.0

Male

0.0

Female

0.0

Asian


Both sexes

31.5

Male

31.5

Female

0.0

Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander


Both sexes

0.0

Male

0.0

Female

0.0

Other


Both sexes

20.5

Male

28.5

Female

20.5

Two or More Races


Both sexes

14.5

Male

14.0

Female

17.5

Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

11.5

Male

10.5

Female

11.5

White / Not Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

34.9

Male

33.8

Female

36.5


(updated 2010)



Races in Gaston Town, Indiana


  • White: 955
  • African American: 0
  • American Indian: 2
  • Asian: 0
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 0
  • Some Other Race: 0
  • Two or More Races: 12



(updated 2013)













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Education Analysis

The amount of education a person receives can deeply affect their lives. The amount of education Gaston Town, Indiana citizens receive, averaged as group, may also affect the community.

Education Level of Population 25 Years and Over in Gaston Town, Indiana

Male


  • No Schooling Completed: 0   (0%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 4   (1.44%)
  • 9th Grade: 14   (5.05%)
  • 10th Grade: 40   (14.44%)
  • 11th Grade: 2   (0.72%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 27   (9.75%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 100   (36.1%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 33   (11.91%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 29   (10.47%)
  • Associate Degree: 5   (1.81%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 15   (5.42%)
  • Master's Degree: 3   (1.08%)
  • Professional School Degree: 5   (1.81%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 0   (0%)

Female


  • No Schooling Completed: 4   (1.18%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 3   (0.89%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 2   (0.59%)
  • 9th Grade: 6   (1.78%)
  • 10th Grade: 28   (8.28%)
  • 11th Grade: 17   (5.03%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 23   (6.8%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 128   (37.87%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 22   (6.51%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 46   (13.61%)
  • Associate Degree: 15   (4.44%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 29   (8.58%)
  • Master's Degree: 6   (1.78%)
  • Professional School Degree: 9   (2.66%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 0   (0%)


(updated 2010)





Largest School Agency's In Gaston Town, Indiana

  • Wes-del Community Schools


    ( Grades: KG-12, Location: 10290 N Cr 600 W, Gaston, IN 47342, Phone: (765) 358-4006, Students: 880 )

Largest Elementary & Middle Schools (Public) In Gaston Town, Indiana

  • Wes-del Middle/senior High Sch


    ( Grades: 6-12, Location: 10000 N Cr 600 W, Gaston, IN 47342, Phone: (765) 358-4091, Students: 527 )

  • Wes-del Elementary School


    ( Grades: KG-5, Location: 500 Jackson St, Gaston, IN 47342, Phone: (765) 358-3079, Students: 353 )



Museums Near Gaston Town, Indiana


  • Sandy Run Museum And Cultural Center Inc


    197 Old State Road, Gaston, SC 29053

(updated 2014)



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Geography Analysis

The actual land features relating to Gaston Town, Indiana affect how people live their lives. Natural features such as oceans, mountains, lakes, plains, and deserts all make a difference in the lives of individuals. The types of housing, heating fuels, and transportation infrastructure are largely influenced by the geography of Gaston Town, Indiana.

Area Features of Gaston Town, Indiana


Building


(1) Gaston Police Department   (2) Gaston Volunteer Fire Department  

Canal


(1) Collins Ditch   (2) Hayden Ditch   (3) Hedgeland Ditch   (4) Love Ditch   (5) Steel Ditch   (6) Thurston Ditch   (7) Yeager Finley Manard Ditch  

Cemetery


(1) Thompson Cemetery  

Church


(1) Beech Grove Church   (2) Prairie Grove Church   (3) Zion Church  

Civil


(1) Town Of Gaston   (2) Township Of Washington  

Populated Place


(1) Gaston   (2) Stockport  

Reservoir


(1) Jim Lake  

School


(1) Gaston Elementary School   (2) Harrison Elementary School   (3) Wes-del Senior High School  

Stream


(1) Town Run  

Swamp


(1) Old Prairie Swamp  


(updated 2014)



Zip Codes in Gaston Town, Indiana

47342 (pop. 2,953)


Cities Nearby Gaston Town, Indiana

Matthews Town, IN  (pop. 344) 5.1 Miles
Hamilton Township, IN  (pop. 6,984) 6.7 Miles
Fowlerton Town, IN  (pop. 210) 7.7 Miles
Summitville Town, IN  (pop. 1,204) 7.7 Miles
Shamrock Lakes Town, IN  (pop. 171) 7.8 Miles
Eaton Town, IN  (pop. 1,479) 8.0 Miles
Mount Pleasant Township, IN  (pop. 12,630) 8.9 Miles
Yorktown Town, IN  (pop. 8,561) 9.6 Miles
Alexandria City, IN  (pop. 5,637) 9.9 Miles
Fairmount Township, IN  (pop. 4,120) 10.0 Miles



Area Code(s) in Gaston Town, Indiana

765



Elevation in Gaston Town, Indiana is 896.0 ft. (273.0 meters)





Latitude/Longitude of Gaston Town, Indiana

Lat: 40.313547 N        Long: -85.500848 W



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Economic Analysis

People and the communities they live in depend on money. The people of Gaston Town, Indiana need food, shelter, clothing, and medical care. Business formation and job creation are essential to this community. Money sustains infrastructure such as roads and airports as well as human resources including fire rescue and police protection.

Energy Costs In Indiana

    Residential
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Commercial
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Industrial
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Other
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Transportation
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Total
(cents per
kilowatthour)
1990              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 6.87 6.05 4.07 8.08 0.00 5.36
  Total Electric Industry 6.87 6.05 4.07 8.08 0.00 5.36
1991              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 6.73 5.94 4.04 7.91 0.00 5.32
  Total Electric Industry 6.73 5.94 4.04 7.91 0.00 5.32
1992              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 6.86 6.00 4.00 8.19 0.00 5.30
  Total Electric Industry 6.86 6.00 4.00 8.19 0.00 5.30
1993              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 6.67 5.83 3.88 9.00 0.00 5.17
  Total Electric Industry 6.67 5.83 3.88 9.00 0.00 5.17
1994              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 6.78 5.91 3.97 9.02 0.00 5.25
  Total Electric Industry 6.78 5.91 3.97 9.02 0.00 5.25
1995              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 6.74 5.92 3.94 9.12 0.00 5.24
  Total Electric Industry 6.74 5.92 3.94 9.12 0.00 5.24
1996              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 6.77 5.94 3.93 9.19 0.00 5.23
  Total Electric Industry 6.77 5.94 3.93 9.19 0.00 5.23
1997              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 6.94 6.04 3.91 9.44 0.00 5.29
  Total Electric Industry 6.94 6.04 3.91 9.44 0.00 5.29
1998              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.01 6.08 3.95 9.83 0.00 5.34
  Total Electric Industry 7.01 6.08 3.95 9.83 0.00 5.34
1999              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 6.96 6.05 3.89 9.70 0.00 5.29
  Total Electric Industry 6.96 6.05 3.89 9.70 0.00 5.29
2000              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 6.87 5.93 3.81 9.37 0.00 5.18
  Total Electric Industry 6.87 5.93 3.81 9.37 0.00 5.18
2001              
  Full-Service Providers 6.92 5.29 4.11 9.06 0.00 5.30
  Total Electric Industry 6.92 5.29 4.11 9.06 0.00 5.30
2002              
  Full-Service Providers 6.91 5.98 3.95 9.75 0.00 5.34
  Total Electric Industry 6.91 5.98 3.95 9.75 0.00 5.34
2003              
  Full-Service Providers 7.04 6.12 3.92 0.00 8.36 5.37
  Total Electric Industry 7.04 6.12 3.92 0.00 8.36 5.37
2004              
  Full-Service Providers 7.30 6.31 4.13 0.00 8.76 5.58
  Total Electric Industry 7.30 6.31 4.13 0.00 8.76 5.58
2005              
  Full-Service Providers 7.50 6.57 4.42 0.00 9.14 5.88
  Total Electric Industry 7.50 6.57 4.42 0.00 9.14 5.88
2006              
  Full-Service Providers 8.22 7.21 4.95 0.00 9.66 6.46
  Total Electric Industry 8.22 7.21 4.95 0.00 9.66 6.46

(updated 2006)



Time Leaving to Work in Gaston Town, Indiana

12:00 A.M. TO 4:59 A.M.   : 31   (6.6%)
5:00 A.M. TO 5:29 A.M.   : 30   (6.4%)
5:30 A.M. TO 5:59 A.M.   : 18   (3.9%)
6:00 A.M. TO 6:29 A.M.   : 39   (8.4%)
6:30 A.M. TO 6:59 A.M.   : 70   (15.0%)
7:00 A.M. TO 7:29 A.M.   : 63   (13.5%)
7:30 A.M. TO 7:59 A.M.   : 60   (12.8%)
8:00 A.M. TO 8:29 A.M.   : 17   (3.6%)
8:30 A.M. TO 8:59 A.M.   : 34   (7.3%)
9:00 A.M. TO 9:59 A.M.   : 12   (2.6%)
10:00 A.M. TO 10:59 A.M.   : 7   (1.5%)
11:00 A.M. TO 11:59 A.M.   : 7   (1.5%)
12:00 P.M. TO 3:59 P.M.   : 31   (6.6%)
4:00 P.M. TO 11:59 P.M.   : 48   (10.3%)


(updated 2010)



Means Of Transportation
(Gaston Town, Indiana)

Car, truck, or van:

Drove alone : 257

Carpooled:

In 2-person carpool : 75

In 3-person carpool : 0

In 4-person carpool : 0

In 5- or 6-person carpool : 3

In 7-or-more-person carpool : 0

Public transportation (excluding taxicab):

Bus or trolley bus : 0

Streetcar or trolley car (carro publico in Puerto Rico) : 0

Subway or elevated : 0

Railroad : 0

Ferryboat : 0

Taxicab : 0

Motorcycle : 0

Bicycle : 0

Walked : 9

Other means : 0

Worked at home : 11


(updated 2009)



Travel Time To Work
(Gaston Town, Indiana)

Less than 5 minutes : 14

5 to 9 minutes : 39

10 to 14 minutes : 6

15 to 19 minutes : 85

20 to 24 minutes : 69

25 to 29 minutes : 9

30 to 34 minutes : 32

35 to 39 minutes : 20

40 to 44 minutes : 5

45 to 59 minutes : 28

60 to 89 minutes : 22

90 or more minutes : 15


(updated 2009)



Social Security Income In The Past 12 Months For Households
(Gaston Town, Indiana)

With Social Security income : 102

No Social Security income : 234


(updated 2009)



Retirement Income In The Past 12 Months For Households
(Gaston Town, Indiana)

With retirement income : 60

No retirement income : 276


(updated 2009)



Family Income (Annual)
(Gaston Town, Indiana)

Less than $10,000 : 8

$10,000 to $14,999 : 4

$15,000 to $19,999 : 2

$20,000 to $24,999 : 11

$25,000 to $29,999 : 25

$30,000 to $34,999 : 26

$35,000 to $39,999 : 59

$40,000 to $44,999 : 25

$45,000 to $49,999 : 12

$50,000 to $59,999 : 22

$60,000 to $74,999 : 17

$75,000 to $99,999 : 15

$100,000 to $124,999 : 4

$125,000 to $149,999 : 3

$150,000 to $199,999 : 0

$200,000 or more : 0


(updated 2009)



Median Family Income (Annual)
(Gaston Town, Indiana)

Median family income in the past 12 months (in 2009 inflation-adjusted dollars) : $37,798


(updated 2009)



AM Radio Stations Near Gaston Town, Indiana

  • WHBU (1240 AM; 0.7 kW; Anderson, IN; Owner: Backyard Broadcasting Indiana Licensee, Llc)
  • WXFN (1340 AM; 1.0 kW; Muncie, IN; Owner: Backyard Broadcasting Indiana Licensee, Llc)
  • WBAT (1400 AM; 1.0 kW; Marion, IN; Owner: Mid-america Radio Group, Inc.)
  • WBAT (1400 AM; 1.0 kW; Marion, IN; Owner: Mid-america Radio Group, Inc.)
  • WPGW (1440 AM; 0.5 kW; Portland, IN; Owner: Wpgw, Inc.)
  • WGNR (1470 AM; 1.0 kW; Anderson, IN; Owner: The Moody Bible Institute Of Chicago)
  • WMDH (1550 AM; 0.25 kW; New Castle, IN; Owner: Citadel Broadcasting Company)
  • WMRI (860 AM; 1.0 kW; Marion, IN; Owner: Mid-america Radio Of Indiana, Inc.)
  • WRFM (990 AM; 0.25 kW; Muncie, IN; Owner: Electronic Applications Radio Service)

FM Radio Stations Near Gaston Town, Indiana

  • WPGW-FM (100.9 FM; Portland, IN; Owner: Wpgw, Inc.)
  • WURK (101.7 FM; Elwood, IN; Owner: Backyard Broadcasting Indiana Licensee, Llc)
  • WLBC-FM (104.1 FM; Muncie, IN; Owner: Backyard Broadcasting Indiana Licensee, Llc)
  • WERK (104.9 FM; Muncie, IN; Owner: Backyard Broadcasting Indiana Licensee, Llc)
  • WXXC (106.9 FM; Marion, IN; Owner: Mid-america Radio Of Indiana, Inc.)
  • NEW (88.1 FM; Sims, IN; Owner: Electronic Applications Radio Service, Inc.)
  • WHCI (88.1 FM; Hartford City, IN; Owner: Blackford County School Corporation)
  • NEW (89.1 FM; Wilkinson, IN; Owner: Hoosier Public Radio Corporation)
  • WBSB (89.5 FM; Anderson, IN; Owner: Ball State University)
  • NEW (89.7 FM; Tipton, IN; Owner: Electronic Applications Radio Service, Inc.)
  • NEW (89.7 FM; La Fontaine, IN; Owner: Faith Christian Center Of Columbus, Inc.)
  • NEW (89.7 FM; Tipton, IN; Owner: Linda Jerome Foundation)
  • WTUR (89.7 FM; Matthews, IN; Owner: Taylor University, Inc.)
  • NEW (90.5 FM; Sims, IN; Owner: Fort Wayne Catholic Radio Group, Inc. Dba Redeemer Radio)
  • NEW (90.5 FM; Daleville, IN; Owner: Knights Of Columbus Home Association Of Anderson Indiana, In)
  • WWDS (90.5 FM; Muncie, IN; Owner: Delaware Community School Corp.)
  • WBSW (90.9 FM; La Fontaine, IN; Owner: Ball State University)
  • WBSH (91.1 FM; Hagerstown, IN; Owner: Ball State University)
  • WJCO (91.3 FM; Montpelier, IN; Owner: Csn International)
  • WWHI (91.3 FM; Muncie, IN; Owner: Ball State University)
  • WWHI (91.3 FM; Muncie, IN; Owner: Ball State University)
  • WJCY (91.5 FM; Arcadia, IN; Owner: Csn International)
  • WBSJ (91.7 FM; Portland, IN; Owner: Ball State University)
  • WEEM-FM (91.7 FM; Pendleton, IN; Owner: South Madison Community School Corp.)
  • WBST (92.1 FM; Muncie, IN; Owner: Ball State University)
  • WHTY (93.5 FM; Upland, IN; Owner: Backyard Broadcasting Indiana Licensee, Llc)
  • WKUZ (95.9 FM; La Fontaine, IN; Owner: Upper Wabash Broadcasting Corp.)
  • WHTI (96.7 FM; Anderson, IN; Owner: Backyard Broadcasting Indiana Licensee, Llc)
  • WGNR-FM (97.9 FM; Anderson, IN; Owner: The Moody Bible Institute Of Chicago)
  • WQME (98.7 FM; Pendleton, IN; Owner: Anderson University, Inc.)
  • WCJC (99.3 FM; La Fontaine, IN; Owner: Mid-america Radio Group, Inc.)

TV Broadcast Stations Near Gaston Town, Indiana

  • WNDY-TV (Channel 23; Atlanta, IN; Owner: Indiana Broadcasting, Llc)
  • WTTK (Channel 29; Windfall, IN; Owner: Tribune Broadcast Holdings, Inc.)
  • WIPB (Channel 49; Muncie, IN; Owner: Ball State University)

(updated 2008)



Occupations in Gaston Town, Indiana

Male:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 46  (16.8%)
  • Service Occupations: 48  (17.5%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 21  (7.7%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 0  (0.0%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 85  (31.0%)

Female:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 76  (34.1%)
  • Service Occupations: 60  (26.9%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 62  (27.8%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 0  (0.0%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 6  (2.7%)


(updated 2010)





There are 89 Farms In Gaston Town, Indiana


(updated 2008)



Banks In Gaston Town, Indiana

Star Financial Bank - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $1.7m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 45

(updated 2014)







Airports Near Gaston Town, Indiana

  • Delaware County Regional


    (about 7.4 miles in Muncie, Indiana; Airport Code: MIE)

  • Delaware Co/Johnson Field


    (about 7.6 miles in Muncie, Indiana; Airport Code: MIE)

  • Anderson Municipal-Darlington Field


    (about 15.3 miles in Anderson, Indiana; Airport Code: AID)

  • Marion Municipal


    (about 15.4 miles in Marion, Indiana; Airport Code: MZZ)

  • Kokomo Municipal


    (about 32.9 miles in Kokomo, Indiana; Airport Code: OKK)

  • Mount Comfort


    (about 38.6 miles in Indianapolis, Indiana; Airport Code: MQJ)

  • Indianapolis Regional


    (about 38.6 miles in Indianapolis, Indiana; Airport Code: MQJ)

  • Indianapolis Metro


    (about 38.9 miles in Fishers, Indiana; Airport Code: IN3)

  • Grissom ARB


    (about 41.3 miles in Grissom Air Reserve Base, Indiana; Airport Code: GUS)

  • Indianapolis Executive


    (about 44.2 miles in Westfield, Indiana; Airport Code: IN2)


(updated 2015)



Modes of Transportation in Gaston Town, Indiana

Car, Truck, Or Van:

 

Drove Alone

70.88%

Carpooled

14.46%

Public Transportation:

 

Bus Or Trolley Bus

0.0%

Streetcar Or Trolley Car

0.0%

Subway Or Elevated

0.0%

Railroad

0.0%

Ferryboat

0.0%

Taxicab

0.0%

Motorcycle

0.0%

Bicycle

0.0%

Walked

3.26%

Other Means

6.52%

Worked At Home

4.89%



(updated 2010)





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Housing Analysis

Everyone needs shelter in rented housing or individually owned homes. Each community, including Gaston Town, Indiana, is different from the rest based on overall architecture, appearance, occupancy, average housing square footage, average home value, and average home age.





(updated 2010)



Household Type
(Gaston Town, Indiana)

Family households:

Married-couple family : 156

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present : 29

Female householder, no husband present : 48

Nonfamily households:

Householder living alone : 73

Householder not living alone : 30


(updated 2009)



Unmarried-Partner Households By Sex Of Partner
(Gaston Town, Indiana)

Unmarried-partner households:

Male householder and male partner : 3

Male householder and female partner : 21

Female householder and female partner : 0

Female householder and male partner : 4

All other households : 308


(updated 2009)



Household Type By Tenure
(Gaston Town, Indiana)

Family households:

Married-couple family:

Owner-occupied housing units : 153

Renter-occupied housing units : 3

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 29

Renter-occupied housing units : 0

Female householder, no husband present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 25

Renter-occupied housing units : 23

Nonfamily households:

Owner-occupied housing units : 98

Renter-occupied housing units : 5


(updated 2009)



Household Income (Annual)
(Gaston Town, Indiana)

Less than $10,000 : 21

$10,000 to $14,999 : 14

$15,000 to $19,999 : 25

$20,000 to $24,999 : 26

$25,000 to $29,999 : 30

$30,000 to $34,999 : 43

$35,000 to $39,999 : 56

$40,000 to $44,999 : 32

$45,000 to $49,999 : 12

$50,000 to $59,999 : 25

$60,000 to $74,999 : 30

$75,000 to $99,999 : 15

$100,000 to $124,999 : 4

$125,000 to $149,999 : 3

$150,000 to $199,999 : 0

$200,000 or more : 0


(updated 2009)



Housing Units
(Gaston Town, Indiana)

Total : 371


(updated 2009)



Occupancy Status
(Gaston Town, Indiana)

Occupied : 336

Vacant : 35


(updated 2009)



Median Number Of Rooms
(Gaston Town, Indiana)

Median number of rooms : 6


(updated 2009)



Year Structure Built
(Gaston Town, Indiana)

Built 2005 or later : 0

Built 2000 to 2004 : 5

Built 1990 to 1999 : 52

Built 1980 to 1989 : 16

Built 1970 to 1979 : 57

Built 1960 to 1969 : 21

Built 1950 to 1959 : 19

Built 1940 to 1949 : 20

Built 1939 or earlier : 181


(updated 2009)



House Heating Fuel
(Gaston Town, Indiana)

Utility gas : 250

Bottled, tank, or LP gas : 0

Electricity : 80

Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. : 0

Coal or coke : 0

Wood : 3

Solar energy : 0

Other fuel : 3

No fuel used : 0


(updated 2009)



House Value
(Gaston Town, Indiana)

Less than $10,000 : 0

$10,000 to $14,999 : 15

$15,000 to $19,999 : 19

$20,000 to $24,999 : 3

$25,000 to $29,999 : 3

$30,000 to $34,999 : 9

$35,000 to $39,999 : 10

$40,000 to $49,999 : 36

$50,000 to $59,999 : 42

$60,000 to $69,999 : 67

$70,000 to $79,999 : 12

$80,000 to $89,999 : 18

$90,000 to $99,999 : 52

$100,000 to $124,999 : 15

$125,000 to $149,999 : 0

$150,000 to $174,999 : 4

$175,000 to $199,999 : 0

$200,000 to $249,999 : 0

$250,000 to $299,999 : 0

$300,000 to $399,999 : 0

$400,000 to $499,999 : 0

$500,000 to $749,999 : 0

$750,000 to $999,999 : 0

$1,000,000 or more : 0


(updated 2009)



Mortgage Status
(Gaston Town, Indiana)

Housing units with a mortgage, contract to purchase, or similar debt:

With either a second mortgage or home equity loan, but not both:

Second mortgage only : 13

Home equity loan only : 11

Both second mortgage and home equity loan : 6

No second mortgage and no home equity loan : 169

Housing units without a mortgage : 106


(updated 2009)



Median Value By Year Structure Built
(Gaston Town, Indiana)

Built 2005 or later :

Built 2000 to 2004 :

Built 1990 to 1999 : $90,900

Built 1980 to 1989 :

Built 1970 to 1979 : $54,700

Built 1960 to 1969 : $65,000

Built 1950 to 1959 : $62,500

Built 1940 to 1949 : $45,900

Built 1939 or earlier : $66,300


(updated 2009)







Percentage of Family Households in Gaston Town, Indiana: 69.5%

Percentage of Family Households in Indiana: 66.9%


(updated 2010)







Building Permits in Gaston Town, Indiana

* Units are useful in showing how many separate living spaces
were built. e.g. apartments, townhomes, condos, etc.

    Buildings Units Cost
1999        
  Single Family 1 1 $70,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

1 1 $70,000
2000        
  Single Family 0 0 $0
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

0 0 $0
2001        
  Single Family 4 4 $226,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

4 4 $226,000
2002        
  Single Family 1 1 $65,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

1 1 $65,000
2003        
  Single Family 0 0 $0
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

0 0 $0
2004        
  Single Family 0 0 $0
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

0 0 $0
2005        
  Single Family 0 0 $0
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

0 0 $0
2006        
  Single Family 0 0 $0
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

0 0 $0


(updated 2007)



Median Household Income In 2000 (Gaston Town, IN): $31,853
Median Household Income In 2000 (Indiana): $41,567


(updated 2010)



Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Gaston Town): $56,500
Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Indiana): $92,500


(updated 2010)



Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Gaston Town): $410
Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Indiana): $521


(updated 2010)



Most Commonly Used Heating Fuel in Gaston Town, Indiana

Utility Gas: 74.4%
Bottled, Tank, Or Lp Gas: 0.9%
Electricity: 21.7%
Fuel Oil, Kerosene, Etc.: 3.0%
Coal Or Coke: 0.0%
Wood: 0.0%
Solar Energy: 0.0%
Other Fuel: 0.0%
No Fuel Used: 0.0%


(updated 2010)





(updated 2010)





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Government Analysis

People run the government through election of representatives and officials. Local governments are important to provide cohesion between individuals who must share public places. Worthwhile laws need to be debated, passed, and then enforced for a community to remain viable. Communities such as Gaston Town, Indiana are often affected in positive and negative ways by government performance.



Health Care Centers Close To Gaston Town, Indiana

Gentiva Health Services


     Address: 2801 N Oakwood Ave, Muncie, Indiana 47304
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 10/15/1986

Care A Lot Homecare Services Inc


     Address: 3405 East Memorial Drive, Muncie, Indiana 47302
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 8/6/2005

Care One Homecare Services Llc


     Address: 3515 S Walnut St, Muncie, Indiana 47302
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Private
     Certified Date: 3/29/2007

Advantage Home Health Care Inc


     Address: 4008 N Wheeling Ave, Muncie, Indiana 47304
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 3/28/1994

Able Hands Homecare


     Address: 239 E Main St Ste 2, Gas City, Indiana 46933
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 4/11/2007

Hospitals Close To Gaston Town, Indiana

Ball Memorial Hospital Inc


     Address: 2401 University Avenue, Muncie, Indiana 47303
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Private

Blackford Community Hospital


     Address: 410 Pilgrim Blvd, Hartford City, Indiana 47348
     Hospital Type: Critical Access Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Private

Saint John's Health System


     Address: 2015 Jackson St, Anderson, Indiana 46016
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Private

Community Hospital Of Anderson And Madison County


     Address: 1515 N Madison Avenue, Anderson, Indiana 46011
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Other

St Vincent Mercy Hospital


     Address: 1331 South A Street, Elwood, Indiana 46036
     Hospital Type: Critical Access Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Church

Nursing Homes Close To Gaston Town, Indiana

Woodlands, The


     Address: 3820 W Jackson St, Muncie, Indiana 47304
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 84
     Percent Occupied: 78%

Muncie Health & Rehabilitation Center


     Address: 4301 N Walnut St, Muncie, Indiana 47303
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 162
     Percent Occupied: 83%

Ball Memorial Hospital-tcu


     Address: 2401 University Ave, Muncie, Indiana 47303
     Ownership: Non Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 27
     Percent Occupied: 90%

Liberty Village


     Address: 4600 East Jackson St, Muncie, Indiana 47303
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 73
     Percent Occupied: 70%

Waters Of Muncie, The


     Address: 2400 Chateau Drive, Muncie, Indiana 47303
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 70
     Percent Occupied: 97%



Closest Nuclear Power Plant To
Gaston Town, Indiana

Name: DC Cook
Address: 1 Cook Place; Bridgman, MI 49106
Distance: 125 Miles


(updated 2007)



Social Security Users in Gaston Town, Indiana

    Retired Workers: 335
    Disabled Workers: 60
    Widowers Workers: 55
    Spouses Workers: 40
    Children Workers: 90


(updated 2007)



Delaware County, Indiana Presidential Election

  • Kerry & Edwards 42.63%
  • Bush & Cheney 56.46%
  • Other 0.92%



(updated 2004)



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Taxes Analysis

Using tax dollars, government officials keep public places in repair, protect citizens, and provide for important services for the benefit of Gaston Town, Indiana citizens.

Relocation to Delaware County, IN

5.66 % of Delaware County tax filers migrated from different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. Their adjusted gross income average was $29,338

Indiana Average 6.54 %

0.24 % residents relocated from other nations. This group's adjusted gross income averaged $5,354

Indiana Average 0.11 %

Lead counties where tax filers migrated to Delaware County, IN (2005 / 2006) from a different county are as follows:

  • Madison County , IN 0.58 % ($27,758 AGI )
  • Randolph County , IN 0.36 % ($43,226 AGI )
  • Marion County , IN 0.34 % ($31,691 AGI )

Relocation away from Delaware County, IN

7.10 % of Delaware County tax filers migrated to different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. This group's adjusted gross income averaged $36,594

Indiana Average 6.56 %

0.06 % residents relocated to other nations. This group's adjusted gross income averaged $24,708

Indiana Average 0.04 %

Lead counties where tax filers moved from Delaware County, IN (2005 / 2006) to a different county are as follows:

  • Marion County , IN 0.81 % ($27,535 AGI )
  • Madison County , IN 0.73 % ($28,544 AGI )
  • Hamilton County , IN 0.35 % ($42,069 AGI )


(updated 2006)



Income Tax Rates in Indiana

Low Bracket: $0 (3.40%)
High Bracket: Unlimited (3.40%)


(updated 2008)



Sales Tax Rates in Indiana

6.00%


(updated 2008)



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Weather Analysis

The enjoyment of the area in which you live is often affected by the weather. Each individual has a different view on what weather patterns will make them most happy. Some people love the seasons, others enjoy warm temperatures throughout the year while others may love the snow. The weather provided for Gaston Town, Indiana is based on over 50 years of data.























Storms In Gaston Town, Indiana

  Fatalities Injuries Property
Damage
Crop
Damage
Thunderstorm Wind        
06/21/2006, 02:59 am 0 0 $10K --
08/24/1998, 04:35 pm 0 0 $1K --
07/17/1996, 05:45 pm 0 0 $25K --
         





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Crime Analysis

Everyone wants to feel safe. Individuals and families want to remain protected from violent or property crime. The crime data should not be totally relied upon when making a decision on where to live. If you are concerned, visit Gaston Town, Indiana directly or research local government web sites.



Number of Sex Offenders In Indiana

2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014
7,300 8,500 8,652 9,486 11,951 10,515 9,053 10,030 14,585 11,196


(updated 2014)



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