Latest Data (2015)
Population 74,543
Nationwide Rank 461

Quick Facts

Gastonia, North Carolina is the 461st largest city in the United States as of 2015.

Gastonia, North Carolina is a city.

Gastonia, North Carolina is as large as it has ever been. In 2015 Gastonia had its largest population ever.

Gastonia, North Carolina's growth is about average. 59% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.

Gastonia, North Carolina Border Map

Similarly Sized Cities

Rank Name Growth
2000-2015
455 Wyoming, Michigan 8.2%
456 Loveland, Colorado 44.9%
457 Perris, California 106.0%
458 Bethlehem, Pennsylvania 5.0%
459 Albany, Georgia -2.4%
460 Schaumburg, Illinois -0.8%
461 Gastonia, North Carolina 10.2%
462 Union City, California 10.4%
463 Bolingbrook, Illinois 30.4%
464 Iowa City, Iowa 18.0%
465 Layton, Utah 25.9%
466 Appleton, Wisconsin 5.3%
467 Missouri City, Texas 38.5%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2015 74,543 461
2014 73,698 460
2013 73,209 457
2012 72,723 456
2011 71,980 455
2010 71,741 453
2009 72,934 427
2008 72,213 428
2007 70,651 435
2006 69,138 446
2005 68,230 450
2004 67,497 442
2003 67,406 439
2002 67,526 434
2001 67,360 426
2000 67,622 420
1990 59,757 408