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Information on the city of Gastonia

The city of Gastonia is located in the state of North Carolina. Its area, population and other key information are listed below.
For all your administrative procedures, you can go to the City hall of Gastonia at the address and schedules indicated on this page or contact the City hall’s Customer Service by phone or by email depending on your preference or on the service's availability.

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Municipality reviews4.8 / 5 for Gastonia by Cities and Towns in the United States the 1 January 2018

Gastonia City hall

Address of Gastonia City hallGastonia Gastonia Municipal Building
181 South Street, PO Box 1748

Gastonia, NC 28053-1748
United States
City hall phone number+1 704-866-6719
City hall fax number+1 704-854-6607
City hall emailLoading...
Gastonia, NC official websitecityofgastonia.com
Gastonia mayorJohn Bridgeman
Vital records Gastonia vital records

Demographics of Gastonia

Name of Gastonia inhabitants (demonym)Not available
DateCurrent valueClassed by Region/Country
Number of inhabitants71 741 population13 / 459
Population density in Gastonia1 414,5 pop/sq mi (546,1 pop/km²)

List of Passport Facilities in Gastonia, NC

Where to apply for a passport in Gastonia, NC? There are 2 passport offices in Gastonia, try one of these:
Name Street Phone
GASTON COUNTY REGISTER OF DEEDS325 DR MARTIN LUTHER KING JR WAY7048627685
GASTONIA POST OFFICE301 W MAIN STREET7048676312

Top 3 most popular banks in Gastonia

There are 19 bank branches in Gastonia.
Branch Banking and Trust Company is the most popular bank in Gastonia with 4 branch offices, followed by Wells Fargo Bank, National Association with 3 branch offices and then Bank of America, National Association with 3 branch offices.

Find below all bank branches in Gastonia:

Bank's name Number of branch offices Service Type
Branch Banking and Trust Company4Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
Wells Fargo Bank, National Association3Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
Bank of America, National Association3Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
The Fidelity Bank2Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
South State Bank2Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
PNC Bank, National Association2Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
First Tennessee Bank, National Association1Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
Carolina Trust Bank1Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
Bank OZK1Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
More info about banks in Gastonia

Gastonia administrative numbers

Gastonia city code3725580
Gastonia city postcode28053

Information on the city of Gastonia

Cities twinned with Gastonia
Germany GothaPeru Santiago de Surco
Natural parksGastonia isn't part of a natural park

Transportation modes in Gastonia

Airport
Charlotte/Douglas International Airport 22.2 km
Hickory Regional Airport 57.9 km
Statesville Regional Airport 61.1 km

Gastonia territory

Gastonia area50,72 sq mi (131,36 km²)
Gastonia altitude768 Altitude feet
Geographical coordinatesLatitude: 35.2492
Longitude: -81.1829
Latitude: 35° 14' 57'' North
Longitude: 81° 10' 58'' West
Time zone
UTC -5:00 (America/New_York)
Summer time : UTC -4:00
Winter time : UTC -5:00
Local time

Gastonia neighbouring towns and cities

Gastonia neighbouring towns
DallasRanloRanlo
DallasNeighbouring townsRanlo
Kings MountainCramertonCramerton
Gastonia neighbouring towns
Ranlo 6.7 kmLowell 7.6 kmDallas 7.6 km
Spencer Mountain 9.1 kmMcAdenville 9.5 kmCramerton 10 km
Bessemer City 10.1 kmBelmont 13.3 kmStanley 14.3 km
Kings Mountain 15.1 kmClover 15.5 kmHigh Shoals 15.9 km
Mount Holly 16.7 kmCherryville 23.3 kmLincolnton 25.6 km
Waco 25.7 kmGrover 26 kmTega Cay 28 km
York 28.6 kmPatterson Springs 30.4 kmSmyrna 30.9 km

Linear distance between Gastonia and other main cities of the country

New York City : 876 kmLos Angeles : 3393 kmChicago : 926 km
Houston : 1464 kmPhiladelphia : 751 kmPhoenix : 2833 km
San Antonio : 1750 kmSan Diego : 3310 kmDallas : 1462 km
San Jose : 3626 kmJacksonville : 549 km closestIndianapolis : 668 km
San Francisco : 3724 kmAustin : 1643 kmColumbus : 551 km
Distance calculated in a straight line

Schools in Gastonia, NC

Elementary schools in Gastonia

Brookside Elementary

District of Gaston County Schools
Lowest grade : PK, Highest grade : 5
Students : 579

Chapel Grove Elementary

District of Gaston County Schools
Lowest grade : PK, Highest grade : 5
Students : 499

Edward D Sadler Junior Elementary School

District of Gaston County Schools
Lowest grade : PK, Highest grade : 5
Students : 530

Gardner Park Elementary

District of Gaston County Schools
Lowest grade : PK, Highest grade : 5
Students : 621

H H Beam Elementary

District of Gaston County Schools
Lowest grade : PK, Highest grade : 5
Students : 705

Hawks Nest STEAM Academy

District of Gaston County Schools
Lowest grade : K, Highest grade : 5
Students : 391

Lingerfeldt Elementary

District of Gaston County Schools
Lowest grade : PK, Highest grade : 5
Students : 426

New Hope Elementary

District of Gaston County Schools
Lowest grade : K, Highest grade : 5
Students : 507

Pleasant Ridge Elementary

District of Gaston County Schools
Lowest grade : PK, Highest grade : 5
Students : 591

Robinson Elementary

District of Gaston County Schools
Lowest grade : PK, Highest grade : 5
Students : 408

Sherwood Elementary

District of Gaston County Schools
Lowest grade : PK, Highest grade : 5
Students : 691

W A Bess Elementary School

District of Gaston County Schools
Lowest grade : PK, Highest grade : 5
Students : 604

Woodhill Elementary

District of Gaston County Schools
Lowest grade : PK, Highest grade : 5
Students : 624

Middle schools in Gastonia

Southwest Middle

District of Gaston County Schools
Lowest grade : 6, Highest grade : 8
Students : 780

W P Grier Middle School

District of Gaston County Schools
Lowest grade : 6, Highest grade : 8
Students : 684

York Chester Middle

District of Gaston County Schools
Lowest grade : 6, Highest grade : 8
Students : 351

High schools in Gastonia

Ashbrook High

District of Gaston County Schools
Lowest grade : 9, Highest grade : 12
Students : 1388

Forestview High

District of Gaston County Schools
Lowest grade : 9, Highest grade : 12
Students : 1183

Highland School of Technology

District of Gaston County Schools
Lowest grade : 9, Highest grade : 12
Students : 557

Hunter Huss High

District of Gaston County Schools
Lowest grade : 9, Highest grade : 12
Students : 1124

Alternative schools in Gastonia

Piedmont Community Charter School

District of Piedmont Community Charter
Lowest grade : K, Highest grade : 12
Students : 1299

Warlick Academy

District of Gaston County Schools
Lowest grade : 6, Highest grade : 12
Students : 111

Webb Street School

District of Gaston County Schools
Lowest grade : PK, Highest grade : 12
Students : 142

Private schools in Gastonia

First Wesleyan Christian School

Lowest grade : PK, Highest grade : 8
Students : 281

Gaston Christian School

Lowest grade : PK, Highest grade : 12
Students : 895

Gaston Day School

Lowest grade : PK, Highest grade : 12
Students : 505

St Michael's Catholic School

Lowest grade : PK, Highest grade : 8
Students : 155

Schools near Gastonia

Hotel offers in Gastonia

Leisure and activities in Gastonia surrounding area

Golf course
Gastonia Municipal Golf CourseCrowders Mountain Golf Club
Linwood Springs Golf CourseGaston Country Club
Apple Creek Executive Golf Course
to Dallas 7 km
Cramer Mountain Country Club
to Cramerton 9.3 km
Lakewood Golf Course
to Cramerton 10.7 km
Lincoln Country Club
to Lincolnton 23.9 km
Cherryville Country Club
to Cherryville 24 km
Renaissance Park Golf Course
to Charlotte 26.1 km

Other information on the city of Gastonia

Nuclear power plantCatawba Nuclear Station 24 km
McGuire Nuclear Station 29 km