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DP-4. Profile of Selected Housing Characteristics: 2000
Geographic Area: Gaston County
[Data based on a sample. For information on confidentiality protection, sampling error, nonsampling error, and definitions, see text]

Subject Number Percent   Subject Number Percent

          Total housing units 78,842 100.0   OCCUPANTS PER ROOM    
UNITS IN STRUCTURE                 Occupied housing units 73,936 100.0
1-unit, detached 57,901 73.4   1.00 or less 71,681 97.0
1-unit, attached 1,121 1.4   1.01 to 1.50 1,737 2.3
2 units 1,396 1.8   1.51 or more 518 0.7
3 or 4 units 2,225 2.8        
5 to 9 units 3,358 4.3             Specified owner-occupied units 42,377 100.0
10 to 19 units 2,171 2.8   VALUE    
20 or more units 1,641 2.1   Less than $50,000 4,888 11.5
Mobile home 8,996 11.4   $50,000 to $99,999 20,642 48.7
Boat, RV, van, etc. 33 0.0   $100,000 to $149,999 10,140 23.9
        $150,000 to $199,000 3,834 9.0
YEAR STRUCTURE BUILT       $200,000 to $299,999 2,054 4.8
1999 to March 2000 2,378 3.0   $300,000 to $499,999 621 1.5
1995 to 1998 6,015 7.6   $500,000 to $999,999 175 0.4
1990 to 1994 6,717 8.5   $1,000,000 or more 23 0.1
1980 to 1989 12,804 16.2   Median (dollars) 90,300 (X)
1970 to 1979 14,278 18.1        
1960 to 1969 12,571 15.9   MORTGAGE STATUS AND SELECTED    
1940 to 1959 16,550 21.0    MONTHLY OWNER COSTS    
1939 or earlier 7,529 9.5   With a mortgage 28,840 68.1
             Less than $300 190 0.4
 ROOMS            $300 to $499 1,828 4.3
1 room 269 0.3        $500 to $699 5,104 12.0
2 rooms 1,776 2.3        $700 to $999 9,716 22.9
3 rooms 4,330 5.5        $1,000 to $1,499 8,773 20.7
4 rooms 17,456 22.1        $1,500 to $1,999 2,255 5.3
5 rooms 23,830 30.2        $2,000 or more 974 2.3
6 rooms 16,189 20.5        Median (dollars) 924 (X)
7 rooms 7,319 9.3   Not mortgaged 13,537 31.9
8 rooms 4,030 5.1        Median (dollars) 257 (X)
9 or more rooms 3,643 4.6        
Median (rooms) 5.2 (X)   SELECTED MONTHLY OWNER COSTS    
         AS A PERCENTAGE OF HOUSEHOLD    
          Occupied Housing Units 73,936 100.0    INCOME IN 1999    
YEAR HOUSEHOLDER MOVED INTO UNIT       Less than 15 percent 15,926 37.6
1999 to March 2000 14,088 19.1   15 to 19 percent 7,910 18.7
1995 to 1998 18,479 25.0   20 to 24 percent 6,249 14.7
1990 to 1994 11,297 15.3   25 to 29 percent 3,508 8.3
1980 to 1989 11,785 15.9   30 to 34 percent 2,332 5.5
1970 to 1979 8,468 11.5   35 percent or more 5,987 14.1
1969 or earlier 9,819 13.3   Not computed 465 1.1
             
VEHICLES AVAILABLE                 Specified renter-occupied units 22,821 100.0
None 5,041 6.8   GROSS RENT    
1 23,977 32.4   Less than $200 1,012 4.4
2 30,326 41.0   $200 to $299 1,048 4.6
3 or more 14,592 19.7   $300 to $499 6,809 29.8
        $500 to $749 9,554 41.9
HOUSE HEATING FUEL       $750 to $999 2,068 9.1
Utility Gas 35,677 48.3   $1,000 to $1,499 379 1.7
Bottled, Tank, or LP gas 3,628 4.9   $1,500 or more 267 1.2
Electricity 27,862 37.7   No cash rent 1,684 7.4
Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. 5,605 7.6   Median (dollars) 535 (X)
Coal or coke 7 0.0        
Wood 909 1.2   GROSS RENT AS A PERCENTAGE OF    
Solar energy 0 0.0    HOUSEHOLD INCOME IN 1999    
Other fuel 115 0.2   Less than 15 percent 4,950 21.7
No fuel used 133 0.2   15 to 19 percent 3,370 14.8
        20 to 24 percent 3,163 13.9
SELECTED CHARACTERISTICS       25 to 29 percent 2,023 8.9
Lacking complete plumbing facilities 367 0.5   30 to 34 percent 1,470 6.4
Lacking complete kitchen facilities 295 0.4   35 percent or more 5,731 25.1
No telephone service 2,043 2.8   Not computed 2,114 9.3
 
Date: July 7, 2006
 
-Represent zero or rounds to zero.    (X) Not applicable.
Source: U.S. Bureau of the Census, Census 2000.

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