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Careers, Jobs and Education Resources for: Gaston County, North Carolina

Gaston County is a county located just west of Charlotte (Mecklenburg County) in the Southern Piedmont in the U.S. state of North Carolina. It is the second largest county, by population, in the Charlotte Metropolitan Area, officially designated the Charlotte-Gastonia-Concord Metropolitan Statistical Area (MSA). As of 2000, the population was 190,365. The county seat of Gaston County is Gastonia. Dallas served as the original county seat from 1846 until 1911. Of North Carolina's one hundred counties, Gaston County ranks 74th in size, consisting of approximately 364.5 square miles, and is seventh in population. The county has fifteen incorporated towns. (from wikipedia)

General Information
North Carolina State$86,357 Average House Value (as of 2000)
193,076 Population (as of 2000)$38,917 Average House Income (as of 2000)
208,899 Population (current)380.1 Square Miles of Land
2.0 Average Persons Per Household (as of 2000)3.5 Square Miles of Water

Business Information
4,005 Number of Businesses (as of 2003)$414,210,000 Total First Quarter Payroll (as of 2003)
62,521 Number of Employees (as of 2003)$1,737,007,000 Total Annual Payroll (as of 2003)

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