Renting an apartment in Gastonia North Carolina is a good idea if you plan to commute to Charlotte which is about 22 miles east of here. You can drive to Charlotte in about 30 minutes. The city is situated between the Crowders Mountain State Park and the Catawba River not far from the border of South Carolina. Residents here will have access to the Charlotte Douglas International Airport just off I-485.
There are a few colleges in the area including Gaston College, Sacred Heart College and Belmont Abbey College. The Gaston Memorial Hospital, located off Cox Road is a short distance from any Gastonia apartment. A few of the larger employers within the area are Wix Filtration Group, Pharr Yarns and Wal-Mart.
Once you have rented an apartment in Gastonia, its time to venture out and explore the area. One place to check out is the Schiele Museum of Natural History on East Garrison Boulevard where you'll see a collection of North American birds, mammals and reptiles. Another idea is the Daniel Stowe Botanical Garden a 380 acre garden located on the banks of Lake Wylie. Other suggestions are the Carolina Speedway, Perfect Landing Skate Park and the U.S. National Whitewater Center.
You can find apartments near E Hudson Blvd and throughout Gastonia on RentalsOnline.com.
A post office in Gastonia is located at 250 South New Hope Road. The phone number is 704-867-8747.
Average Rent in Gastonia, NC
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