Lowell, Gaston County, North Carolina
Lowell: City in Gaston County, North Carolina, United States
Lowell is a city located in the county of Gaston in the U.S. state of North Carolina. Its population at the 2010 census was 3,526 and a population density of 511 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 3,744 inhabitants.
The city was created 144 years ago in 1878.
Quick Facts about Lowell
|Population :||3,744 (2020)|
|Country :||United States of America|
|State :||North Carolina (United States)|
|County :||Gaston County|
|Postal code :||28098|
|Phone Area Codes :||704|
|Area :||6.91 km2|
|Altitude :||817 feet / 249 meters|
|Establishment :||January 01, 1879 (144 years ago)|
|Time Zone :||America/New_York|
|Local time :||21:22:28 (1st June 2023)|
|Density :||542 Pop. per km² as of 2020|
|Population growth :||5.82% (2010-2020)|
Lowell is located at 35°16'5"N 81°6'10"W (35.2679200, -81.1028500).
- Official Website
Official website of Lowell
The population of Lowell increased by 5.82% in 10 years.
|Estimated population as of July 1, 2019 :||16,831|
|Based on demographic estimates as of April 1, 2010 :||16,521|
|Based on demographic estimates as of 1 April 2010 :||1.9%|
|April 1, 2020 Population :||17,285|
|April 1, 2010 Population :||16,528|
|People under 5 years old, percentage :||7.0%|
|People under 18 years old, percentage :||26.9%|
|People over 65 (%) :||14.4%|
|Female persons, % :||48.0%|
|White only, percent :||89.7%|
|Black or African American alone, percent :||1.1%|
|American Indian and Alaska Native only, % :||4.9%|
|Asians alone % :||0.9%|
|Only Native Hawaiians and Other Pacific Islanders, % :||0.3%|
|% of people who have participated in two or more races :||3.0%|
|% of Hispanic or Latino :||27.5%|
|White people, not Hispanic or Latino people, make up the majority of the population. :||64.7%|
|2015-2019 Veterans :||1,039|
|Percentage of foreign-born people, 2015-2019 :||11.5%|
|Residential units, July 1, 2019 :||7,617|
|Residential units, July 1, 2019 :||7,617|
|Rate of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 :||71.4%|
|Owner-occupied housing unit median value, 2015-2019 :||$180,600|
|From 2015 to 2019, the median selected monthly owner costs - with a mortgage :||$1,373|
|Monthly owner costs, without a mortgage, at the median, 2015-2019 :||$371|
|2015-2019 median gross rent :||$841|
|Permits for construction, 2020 :||15|
|2015-2019 Households :||6,500|
|Population per household, 2015-2019 :||2.56|
|Living in the same house a year ago, percentage of people aged one year and up, 2015-2019 :||81.6%|
|Languages other than English spoken at home, as a percentage of people aged 5 and up, 2015-2019 :||21.1%|
|Households with computers, %, 2015-2019 :||88.1%|
|Percentage of households with a broadband Internet subscription, 2015-2019 :||81.0%|
|Percentage of people aged 25 and up with a high school diploma or higher, 2015-2019 :||82.4%|
|Bachelor's degree or higher, proportion of people aged 25 and up, 2015-2019 :||16.8%|
|Percentage of people under the age of 65 who have a disability, 2015-2019 :||7.9%|
|Persons under the age of 65 who do not have health insurance, as a percentage :||15.1%|
|Total civilian labor force, percent of population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 :||68.8%|
|Female labor force participation in the civilian labor force, as a percentage of the population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 :||61.9%|
|Total sales of lodging and food services in 2012 ($1,000) :||84,086|
|Total receipts/revenue for health care and social assistance in 2012 ($1,000) :||55,043|
|Manufacturers' total shipments in 2012 ($1,000) :||120,040|
|2012 total retail sales ($1,000) :||325,348|
|2012 total retail sales per capita :||$19,084|
|Mean commute time to work (in minutes), workers aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 :||28.6|
|2015-2019 median household income (in 2019 dollars) :||$67,756|
|Income per capita in the previous 12 months (in 2019 dollars), 2015-2019 :||$33,362|
|Percentage of people living in poverty :||11.0%|
|Total number of employer establishments, 2019 :||412|
|2019 total employment :||6,275|
|2019 total annual payroll ($1,000) :||378,250|
|Total employment, change in percentage terms, 2018-2019 :||10.5%|
|2018 total non-employer establishments :||880|
|Total number of businesses in 2012 :||1,292|
|Men-owned businesses in 2012 :||605|
|Women-owned businesses in 2012 :||427|
|Minority-owned businesses in 2012 :||223|
|Non-minority-owned businesses in 2012 :||961|
|Veteran-owned businesses in 2012 :||100|
|Nonveteran-owned businesses in 2012 :||1,066|
|2010 population per square mile :||1.7|
|2010 land area in square miles :||9,640.76|
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People born in Lowell (2)
People born in Lowell, including baseball player and coach Whitey Lockman, baseball player Wilbur Howard, .
Schools in Lowell
College & universities near Lowell, NC
|197984||Belmont Abbey College||Belmont (NC)||28012-1802|
Amtrak & bus stations near Lowell, NC
|GAS||Gastonia||350 Hancock Street||RAIL|
|CLT||Charlotte||1914 North Tryon St.||RAIL|
|KAN||Kannapolis||201 South Main St.||RAIL|
|SAL||Salisbury||Depot and Liberty Sts.||RAIL|
|SPB||Spartanburg||290 Magnolia St||RAIL|
Post offices near Lowell
|Post Office Name||City||ZIP|
|Lowell Post Office||Lowell (NC)||28098|
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Other cities in Gaston County
Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Gaston County , NC.
|Gastonia||77,640||City in North Carolina, United States|
|Mount Holly||16,415||City in Gaston County, North Carolina|
|Davidson||13,203||Town in Mecklenburg County, North Carolina, United States|
|Belmont||12,622||City in North Carolina, United States|
|Cherryville||6,138||City in Gaston County, North Carolina, United States of America|
|Bessemer City||5,577||City in North Carolina, United States|
|South Gastonia||5,312||Unincorporated community|
|Dallas||4,851||Town in Gaston County, North Carolina, United States|
|Cramerton||4,511||Town in Gaston County, North Carolina, United States.|
|Stanley||3,793||Town in North Carolina|
|Ranlo||3,708||City in Gaston County, North Carolina, United States of America|
|McAdenville||677||Human settlement in Gaston County, North Carolina, United States of America|
Distance to Other Cities
Lowell distances to largest North Carolina cities