NC

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

About Wingate, NC

Wingate, NC is located in Union County in the state of North Carolina.

The total City Population for Wingate is about 4,594 with about 938 people per square mile, and the larger Metro Area Population is about 8,608.

The Average Home Value is $146,700.00, which is roughly 8% lower than the Average Home Value of $159,475.00 for the state of North Carolina, and roughly 22% lower than the National Average of $188,692.00.

The Median Income Per Household is about $48,936.00, which is roughly 2% lower than the Average Median Income Per Household of $49,737.00 for the state of North Carolina, and roughly 15% lower than the National Average of $57,518.00.

Employment

The Unemployment Rate for Wingate is about 5.7%.

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

Union County voted Republican in the 2020 Presidential Election with a very significant difference of 39.39% between the winner and runner up.

Voting Results by Party

Republican: 61.36%
Democratic: 37.19%
Libertarian: 0.87%
Other: 0.4%
Green: 0.18%


Nearby Locations

Marshville, NC (4.67 mi.)
Monroe, NC (6.04 mi.)
Unionville, NC (6.04 mi.)
Peachland, NC (10.69 mi.)
Indian Trail, NC (12.90 mi.)
Lake Park, NC (12.90 mi.)
Polkton, NC (13.71 mi.)
Marvin, NC (16.74 mi.)
Waxhaw, NC (16.74 mi.)
Morven, NC (17.57 mi.)
Wesley Chapel, NC (17.96 mi.)
Stallings, NC (17.96 mi.)
Matthews, NC (17.96 mi.)
Weddington, NC (17.96 mi.)
Mint Hill, NC (17.98 mi.)
Charlotte, NC (17.98 mi.)
Stanfield, NC (18.49 mi.)
Midland, NC (18.55 mi.)
Oakboro, NC (18.73 mi.)
Red Cross, NC (18.73 mi.)
Locust, NC (19.29 mi.)

Additional Location Details

Zip Code(s) : 28174
Latitude : 34.963934
Longitude : -80.434734
TimeZone : Eastern (GMT -05:00)
Daylight Saving : Yes
Region : South
Average Elevation : 576 ft.
Area Code(s) : 704, 980

Demographic Details

Average # of People Per Household : 2.88
Male Population Estimate : 48.82%
Female Population Estimate : 51.18%
Median Age : 28.8
Male Median Age : 27.7
Female Median Age : 29.6

White Population Estimate : 62.53%
Black Population Estimate : 28.40%
Hispanic Population Estimate : 14.44%
Asian Population Estimate : 0.56%
Hawaiian Population Estimate : 0.08%
Indian Population Estimate : 0.71%
Other Population Estimate : 9.44%

Crime Details

NOTE: Crime is available at the County level so this doesn't necessarily represent the city of Wingate specifically.
Average # of Homicides for Union County: About 3 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Average # of Violent Crimes for Union County: About 188 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Union County is about 27% lower than the national average of about 4 homicides per 100,000 people, and about 35% lower than the national average of about 288 violent crimes per 100,000 people.