Mount Gilead is a city located in North Carolina. With a 2020 population of 1,142, it is the 321st largest city in North Carolina and the 9796th largest city in the United States. Mount Gilead is currently declining at a rate of -0.26% annually and its population has decreased by -3.30% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 1,181 in 2010. Mount Gilead reached it's highest population of 1,179 in 2010. Spanning over 3 miles, Mount Gilead has a population density of 327 people per square mile.
The average household income in Mount Gilead is $47,022 with a poverty rate of 24.29%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $738 per month, and the median house value is $98,100. The median age in Mount Gilead is 42.2 years, 37 years for males, and 46.9 years for females. For every 100 females there are 85.5 males.