Wingate, NC Demographics

The total population of Wingate is estimated to be 4,061 with 1,750 males (43.09%) and 2,311 females (56.91%). There are 561 more females than males in Wingate.
The median household income in Wingate was $60,433 in 2021, which marked an an increase of 748(1.25%) from $59,685 in 2020. This income is 81% of the U.S. median household income of $74,606 (all incomes in 2022 inflation-adjusted dollars).
Per the latest American Community Survey by the Census Bureau, Wingate sees its highest median household income among householders in the age group of 45 to 64 years old, at $84,550. Overall, the median household income for the town of Wingate stands at $60,433.
In Wingate, the median income for all workers aged 15 years and older, regardless of work hours, was $17,518 for males and $11,561 for females. However, when specifically considering full-time, year-round workers within the same age group, the median income was $59,383 for males and $34,494 for females.
In Wingate, there are just three different racial groups among households. Among these, Two or More Races households report a median household income of $131,061, followed by Black or African American households at $70,766, and White households with a median household income of $52,103.
In 2022, the population of Wingate was 4,141, a 1.32% increase year-by-year from 2021. Previously, in 2021, Wingate's population was 4,087, an increase of 0.64% compared to a population of 4,061 in 2020.
The median age in Wingate, NC is 21.9, as per 2021 ACS 5-Year Estimates. Of the total population, 15.04% were under the age of 15, 51.04% aged 15 to 29, 23.34% aged 30 to 64, 7.65% aged 65 to 84, and 2.92% were 85 years of age and older.
Racial distribution of Wingate population: 66.89% are White, 23.97% are Black or African American, 1.36% are Asian, 3.84% are some other race and 3.94% are multiracial.