Wingate, North Carolina Population 2020

5,226

Wingate is a city located in North Carolina. With a 2020 population of 5,226, it is the 135th largest city in North Carolina and the 4624th largest city in the United States. Wingate is currently growing at a rate of 8.36% annually and its population has increased by 49.70% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 3,491 in 2010. Spanning over 2 miles, Wingate has a population density of 2,766 people per square mile.

The average household income in Wingate is $58,920 with a poverty rate of 30.56%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $742 per month, and the median house value is $141,600. The median age in Wingate is 22.7 years, 23.6 years for males, and 22 years for females. For every 100 females there are 85.4 males.

Wingate Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Wingate was:

  • White: 64.22%
  • Black or African American: 28.54%
  • Two or more races: 3.92%
  • Asian: 1.74%
  • Other race: 1.57%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Wingate, North Carolina is 5,226, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 4,420.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 3,491.

Wingate, North Carolina Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White2,61964.22%
Black or African American1,16428.54%
Two or More Races1603.92%
Asian711.74%
Some Other Race641.57%

Wingate Population Pyramid 2020

Wingate Median Age

22.7


Total

23.6


Male

22


Female

Wingate Adults

There are 3,217 adults, (459 of whom are seniors) in Wingate.

Wingate Age Dependency

47.9

Age Dependency Ratio

16.6

Old Age Dependency Ratio

31.2

Child Dependency Ratio

Wingate Sex Ratio

Female

2,199

53.92%

Male

1,879

46.08%

Wingate Households and Families

Wingate Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Wingate Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married90.7%9.3%
All58.1%41.9%
Male56.9%43.1%
Female42.2%57.8%
Non Family33.8%66.2%

58.1%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,0652.858.1
Married3973.0190.7
Non Family3851.5433.8
Female2184.1642.2
Male654.4656.9

3.36

Average Family Size

2.8

Average Household Size

6.3%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Wingate Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1045.94%
9th to 12th Grade23713.54%
High School Graduate35120.05%
Some College44125.19%
Associates Degree1538.74%
Bachelors Degree32718.68%
Graduate Degree1387.88%

Wingate Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White926880359
Black53737054
Hispanic24312230
Asian423530
Other Race2910
Multiple Races17176

The highest rate of high school graduation is among multiple races people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 71.43%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$29,006$32,394$26,123
Less Than High School$32,738$32,917$
High School Grad$25,551$28,750$22,321
Some College$26,941$57,632$21,359
Bachelors Degree$31,406$$46,667
Graduate Degree$31,310$$

$29,006

Average Earnings

$32,394

Average Male

$26,123

Average Female

Wingate Language

Wingate Language by Age

Wingate Language

86.40% of Wingate residents speak only English, while 13.60% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 10.53% of the population.

Wingate Poverty

Wingate Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black99738939.02%
White1,31832124.36%
Multiple1209982.50%
Hispanic4667215.45%
Asian613455.74%
Other642742.19%

30.56%

Overall Poverty Rate

25.00%

Male Poverty Rate

35.49%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Wingate

The race most likely to be in poverty in Wingate is Multiple, with 82.50% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Wingate is Hispanic, with 15.45% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 11.63%. Among those working part-time, it was 45.52%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 29.17%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School22.29%
High School19.09%
Some College17.17%
Bachelors or Greater12.71%
Name Poverty
Female Employed28.01%
Male Employed19.59%
Female Unemployed0.00%
Male Unemployed0.00%

Wingate Income

Wingate Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$41,875$58,920
Families$52,727$72,339
Married Families$85,234-
Non Families$25,096$31,734

Wingate Marital Status

Wingate Marital Status

Marriage Rates

26.5%

Overall Marriage Rate

30.0%

Male Marriage Rate

23.6%

Female Marriage Rate

Wingate Married by Age and Sex

Wingate Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 35-44, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45-54.

Wingate Marital Status by Race

Wingate Veterans

161

Number of Veterans

139

Male Veterans

22

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War69
Vietnam38
First Gulf War21
World War II
Korea
Age Group Veterans
18 to 3454
65 to 7451
35 to 5423
55 to 6422
75+11
Name Veterans % of Total
White1195.24%
Black425.31%
Hispanic92.91%

$Wingate Veterans by Education

11.80%

Veteran Poverty Rate

19.25%

Veteran Disability Rate

Wingate Employment Status

60.9%

Labor Force Participation

57.4%

Employment Rate

5.7%

Unemployment Rate

Wingate Place of Birth

Origin of Non-Citizens

Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

61.03%

Born in North Carolina

91.15%

Native Born

8.85%

Foreign Born

7.58%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

91.15% of Wingate residents were born in the United States, with 61.03% having been born in North Carolina. 7.58% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20205,2264038.36%
20194,8234039.12%
20184,420511.17%
20174,36940310.16%
20163,9661002.59%
20153,8661082.87%
20143,758-50-1.31%
20133,8082055.69%
20123,603310.87%
20113,572972.79%
20103,4750.00%