NC

National Population : 333,590,059
North Carolina State Population : 10,753,007

About Mount Gilead, NC

Mount Gilead, NC is located in Montgomery County in the state of North Carolina.

The total City Population for Mount Gilead is about 1,142 with about 126 people per square mile, and the larger Metro Area Population is about 6,176.

The Average Home Value is $109,600.00, which is roughly 31% lower than the Average Home Value of $159,475.00 for the state of North Carolina, and roughly 42% lower than the National Average of $188,692.00.

The Median Income Per Household is about $46,475.00, which is roughly 7% lower than the Average Median Income Per Household of $49,737.00 for the state of North Carolina, and roughly 19% lower than the National Average of $57,518.00.

Employment

The Unemployment Rate for Mount Gilead is about 12.5%.

North Carolina is ranked #52 out of 52 for Best and Worst States to Work in America, with an overall score of 6.19 out of 100.

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Voting

Montgomery County voted Republican in the 2020 Presidential Election with a very significant difference of 48.55% between the winner and runner up.

Voting Results by Party

Republican: 65.46%
Democratic: 33.68%
Libertarian: 0.61%
Other: 0.16%
Green: 0.1%


Nearby Locations

Troy, NC (9.41 mi.)
Candor, NC (10.71 mi.)
Norwood, NC (11.06 mi.)
Biscoe, NC (11.96 mi.)
Star, NC (13.85 mi.)
Seagrove, NC (13.96 mi.)
Albemarle, NC (15.11 mi.)
New London, NC (15.81 mi.)
Badin Lake, NC (15.81 mi.)
Ellerbe, NC (18.67 mi.)
Eagle Springs, NC (19.88 mi.)

Additional Location Details

Zip Code(s) : 27306
Latitude : 35.219835
Longitude : -79.974232
TimeZone : Eastern (GMT -05:00)
Daylight Saving : Yes
Region : South
Average Elevation : 382 ft.
Area Code(s) : 910, 704

Demographic Details

Average # of People Per Household : 2.36
Male Population Estimate : 48.80%
Female Population Estimate : 51.20%
Median Age : 46.8
Male Median Age : 45.7
Female Median Age : 48.1

White Population Estimate : 64.46%
Black Population Estimate : 30.25%
Hispanic Population Estimate : 2.10%
Asian Population Estimate : 4.29%
Hawaiian Population Estimate : 0.02%
Indian Population Estimate : 0.79%
Other Population Estimate : 1.26%

Crime Details

NOTE: Crime is available at the County level so this doesn't necessarily represent the city of Mount Gilead specifically.
Average # of Homicides for Montgomery County: About 6 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2020)

Average # of Violent Crimes for Montgomery County: About 237 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Montgomery County is about 31% higher than the national average of about 4 homicides per 100,000 people, and about 18% lower than the national average of about 288 violent crimes per 100,000 people.