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Gaston, South Carolina
Welcome to Gaston ...
The town of Gaston is located in Lexington County.
From the Census Estimates for 2017, Gaston has a population of 1,683 people<1> (see below for details).
Gaston is 490 feet [149 m] above sea level.<2>.
Time Zone: Gaston lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time
Gaston is within the (803) area code.
The ZIP code for Gaston: 29053<3>
Population Details ...
At the time of the 2010 Census, Gaston had a population of 1,645 people. This makes Gaston the county's 9th most populous community.
The population of Gaston represents 0.04% of the population of South Carolina (which has 4,625,364 people), making it the state's 129th most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 1,645 people, the population of Gaston increased 26.15% from the 2000 Census (that had a count of 1,304 people).
Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, Gaston had an population of 1,683 people. This is an increase of 2.31% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 29.06% since the 2000 Census).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Gaston.
Communities near Gaston ...
A sample of nearby communities can be found below.
Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Gaston and not the distance as if you drove.<4>.
To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Gaston.
Communities Also Named Gaston ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 12 communities that are also named Gaston - they are located in Alabama (2), Arkansas, California, Georgia, Indiana, Mississippi, North Carolina (2), Oregon and West Virginia (2).
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Gaston.
See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...
We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.
These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Gaston:
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Gaston ...
Looking for more information about Gaston? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.
In addition to the Tourism page for Gaston, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Gaston.
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Off-the-Road Links ...
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The official website for Lexington County: www.lex-co.com/
The official website for State of South Carolina: www.sc.com/
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This page was last modified: 18 Dec 2018