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Explore Life in Lake Gaston

The Lake Gaston area, a small group of communities surrounding a large reservoir, is located about an hour from Wake Forest. Lake Gaston's coastline spans hundreds of miles through both North Carolina and Virginia border; the North Carolina communities in the Lake Gaston Lake Gaston include Littleton, Macon, and Roanoke Rapids.

This Lake Gaston is known for its outdoor recreational activities and slower-paced way of life. Out of all real estate options offered in North Carolina's Lake Gaston Lake Gaston, homes on the lake are the most desirable.

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Getting Around

Wake Forest: 1 h
Raleigh: 1 h 27 min
Major Roads: US-401, I-95, I-85

Demographics

Population150,000+
Zip Codes: 27832, 27551, 27870, 27850...
Median Home Price: $382,000

Spotlights of Lake Gaston

Lakefront Living

Home buyers who are searching for Lake Gaston real estate can find a home within easy reach of the lake's amenities. Boat ramps and marinas in the area provide Lake Gaston residents with access to the water. In addition to boating, popular activities in the Lake Gaston area include fishing, swimming, camping, water skiing, and picnicking.

Unique Neighborhoods

Lake Gaston offers more than lakefront real estate. Its communities, which include Littleton, Macon, and Roanoke Rapids, each offer something unique to the Lake Gaston lifestyle. Small-town Littleton, for instance, is centered around a quaint Main Street, while the larger city of Roanoke Rapids features more parks and shopping centers.

Active Community

Lake Gaston's communities are tightly knit. If you want to enjoy the small-town lifestyle, be sure to check out an annual celebration like the Battle of the Barbecue, The Crossing fundraising event, Fall for the Arts, Lake Clean-Up Day, or Lake Gaston Lion's Club Seafood Festival. No matter the season, you'll find something happening!

Lake Gaston Attractions

What You'll LOVE in Lake Gaston

From stunning lakefront vistas to all of the outdoor recreation you could ask for, Lake Gaston offers a truly one-of-a-kind lifestyle. Explore some of the highlights of life here!

Recreation

The sparkling clear waters of Lake Gaston are full of opportunities for recreation. Take out your boat or kayak and spend a day floating on the water, or start up your jet ski and ride the waves. Cast off from one of the hidden fishing holes, and see what you can reel in. Feeling adventurous? Check out the whitewater rafting further down the lake. When you live in Lake Gaston, you'll have near-unlimited access to the best of the outdoors!

Local Restaurants

Since the communities around Lake Gaston are on right on the water, they're home to some of the best fresh fish and seafood in the area. If you're spending the day around the lake, be sure to try out the Ahi Tuna at The Pointe at Lake Gaston, the fish and chips from Watersview, or the weekly seafood special at Lake Gaston Pizza. If seafood isn't your favorite, you'll find plenty of other options, as well!

Stunning Homes

Truly stunning waterfront estates with luxurious features and thousands of square feet, charming newly constructed lake cottages, private docks and boat houses—the areas around Lake Gaston offer a wide variety of waterfront properties in a range of prices. Whether you're looking for an impressive home in the upper $800,000 or a modest vacation getaway that's under $200,000,  there are a number of top-notch listings to explore. 

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