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Information about 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 Gastonia City Hall 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’s Administration

Address of Gastonia city hallGastoniaCity hall Gastonia
181 South Street, PO Box 1748

Gastonia, NC 28053-1748
United States

http://www.cityofgastonia.com
City hall phone number+1 704-866-6719
City hall fax number+1 704-854-6607
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Gastonia NC official websitewww.cityofgastonia.com
Gastonia mayorJohn Bridgeman

Gastonia town demography

Name of Gastonia town’s inhabitants (demonym)Not available
DateCurrent valueClassed by Region/Country
Number of inhabitants71 741 population13 / 459
Gastonia town population density1 414,5 pop/sq mi (546,1 pop/km²)

List of Passport Facilities in Gastonia, NC

How to get 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

Schools in Gastonia NC

Elementary schools in Gastonia

Brookside Elementary

District of Gaston County Schools
Low grade : PK, High grade : 5
Students : 579

Chapel Grove Elementary

District of Gaston County Schools
Low grade : PK, High grade : 5
Students : 499

Edward D Sadler Junior Elementary School

District of Gaston County Schools
Low grade : PK, High grade : 5
Students : 530

Gardner Park Elementary

District of Gaston County Schools
Low grade : PK, High grade : 5
Students : 621

H H Beam Elementary

District of Gaston County Schools
Low grade : PK, High grade : 5
Students : 705

Hawks Nest STEAM Academy

District of Gaston County Schools
Low grade : K, High grade : 5
Students : 391

Lingerfeldt Elementary

District of Gaston County Schools
Low grade : PK, High grade : 5
Students : 426

New Hope Elementary

District of Gaston County Schools
Low grade : K, High grade : 5
Students : 507

Pleasant Ridge Elementary

District of Gaston County Schools
Low grade : PK, High grade : 5
Students : 591

Robinson Elementary

District of Gaston County Schools
Low grade : PK, High grade : 5
Students : 408

Sherwood Elementary

District of Gaston County Schools
Low grade : PK, High grade : 5
Students : 691

W A Bess Elementary School

District of Gaston County Schools
Low grade : PK, High grade : 5
Students : 604

Woodhill Elementary

District of Gaston County Schools
Low grade : PK, High grade : 5
Students : 624

Middle schools in Gastonia

Southwest Middle

District of Gaston County Schools
Low grade : 6, High grade : 8
Students : 780

W P Grier Middle School

District of Gaston County Schools
Low grade : 6, High grade : 8
Students : 684

York Chester Middle

District of Gaston County Schools
Low grade : 6, High grade : 8
Students : 351

High schools in Gastonia

Ashbrook High

District of Gaston County Schools
Low grade : 9, High grade : 12
Students : 1388

Forestview High

District of Gaston County Schools
Low grade : 9, High grade : 12
Students : 1183

Highland School of Technology

District of Gaston County Schools
Low grade : 9, High grade : 12
Students : 557

Hunter Huss High

District of Gaston County Schools
Low grade : 9, High grade : 12
Students : 1124

Alternative schools in Gastonia

Piedmont Community Charter School

District of Piedmont Community Charter
Low grade : K, High grade : 12
Students : 1299

Warlick Academy

District of Gaston County Schools
Low grade : 6, High grade : 12
Students : 111

Webb Street School

District of Gaston County Schools
Low grade : PK, High grade : 12
Students : 142

Private schools in Gastonia

First Wesleyan Christian School

Low grade : PK, High grade : 8
Students : 281

Gaston Christian School

Low grade : PK, High grade : 12
Students : 895

Gaston Day School

Low grade : PK, High grade : 12
Students : 505

St Michael's Catholic School

Low grade : PK, High grade : 8
Students : 155

Schools near Gastonia

The 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 town with 4, followed by Wells Fargo Bank, National Association with 3 and then Bank of America, National Association with 3.

Find below all banks in Gastonia :

Bank's name Number of banks 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
South State Bank2Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
PNC Bank, National Association2Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
The Fidelity Bank2Full 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 town administrative number

Gastonia town code3725580
Gastonia town postcode28053

Information about Gastonia

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

Transport modes in Gastonia

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

Gastonia town territory

Gastonia town area50,72 sq mi (131,36 km²)
Gastonia town 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 town’s neighbouring towns

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

Distance between Gastonia and country’s main cities

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

Hotel offers in Gastonia

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Nearby hotel : Fairfield Inn Charlotte Gastonia
Fairfield Inn Charlotte Gastonia
Address : 1860 Remount Road : 80 $US / 129 $US - 89
Fairfield Inn Charlotte Gastonia is located just off I-85 and 1.5 miles from Gastonia Amtrak Station. It features an indoor pool, a fitness center and free Wi-Fi throughout the hotel.
Nearby hotel : Red Carpet Inn and Suites - Gastonia
Red Carpet Inn and Suites - Gastonia
Address : 1721 Broadcast Street : 39 $US / 100 $US - 100
This motel is located off Interstate 85 and is 2 miles from downtown Gastonia. The motel offers a seasonal outdoor pool and rooms with free Wi-Fi. Red Carpet Inn and Suites Gastonia rooms include a work desk and air conditioning.
Nearby hotel : Courtyard Charlotte Gastonia
Courtyard Charlotte Gastonia
Address : 1856 Remount Road : 99 $US / 144 $US - 130
A 15-minute drive to Charlotte International Airport, this hotel offers an indoor swimming pool and an on-site fitness center. The Gaston Memorial Hospital is a few steps away.
Nearby hotel : Midtown Motor Inn - Gastonia
Midtown Motor Inn - Gastonia
Address : 210 South Chester Street : 38 $US / 90 $US - 53
The Midtown Motor Inn is located off Interstate 85 and is just 5 minutes’ drive from the East Ridge Shopping Center. This hotel offers free Wi-Fi. Cable TV is included in all traditionally decorated guest rooms of this Gastonia hotel.
Nearby hotel : Holiday Inn Express Charlotte West - Gastonia
Holiday Inn Express Charlotte West - Gastonia
Address : 1911 Broadcast Street : 73 $US / 129 $US - 81
Featuring an indoor swimming pool and a hot continental breakfast, this pet-friendly hotel is located off Interstate 85 just 10 minutes’ from Central Gastonia. Free Wi-Fi is provided throughout the hotel.

Leisure and activities in the Gastonia town’s 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 town Gastonia

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