Wingate, North Carolina

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Population in 2019: 4,594 (100% urban, 0% rural).
Population change since 2000: +90.9%
Males: 2,153  (46.9%)
Females: 2,441  (53.1%)
Median resident age:

22.9 years
North Carolina median age:

39.1 years

Zip codes: 28174.

Estimated median household income in 2019: $54,345 (it was $33,750 in 2000)
Wingate:

$54,345
NC:

$57,341

Estimated per capita income in 2019: $18,331 (it was $13,884 in 2000)

Wingate town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2019: $166,268 (it was $99,800 in 2000)
Wingate:

$166,268
NC:

$193,200

Mean prices in 2019: all housing units: $326,377; detached houses: $336,630; townhouses or other attached units: $190,918; in 2-unit structures: $294,639; in 3-to-4-unit structures: $761,308; in 5-or-more-unit structures: $154,025; mobile homes: $100,609

Median gross rent in 2019: $905.

March 2019 cost of living index in Wingate: 91.1 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2019: 27.9%
(28.6% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 32.5% for Black residents, 12.3% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 34.3% for other race residents, 55.6% for two or more races residents)
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  • Races in Wingate, NC (2019)
    • 2,28751.7%White alone
    • 1,09024.7%Black alone
    • 73516.6%Hispanic
    • 2054.6%Two or more races
    • 1092.5%Asian alone

Races in Wingate detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth



According to our research of North Carolina and other state lists, there were 16 registered sex offenders living in Wingate, North Carolina as of July 06, 2022.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Wingate is 242 to 1.


Crime rates in Wingate by year

Type

2006

2007

2009

2011

2012

2013

2014

2018

Murders
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(27.9)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(24.8)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
2
(51.6)
0
(0.0)
1
(28.3)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
N/A
Robberies
(per 100,000)
3
(102.6)
3
(77.4)
2
(48.8)
1
(28.3)
1
(27.9)
3
(81.0)
2
(53.5)
1
(24.8)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
8
(273.7)
9
(232.2)
1
(24.4)
13
(367.8)
7
(195.6)
17
(459.2)
11
(294.4)
3
(74.4)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
49
(1,676)
48
(1,238)
40
(976.3)
28
(792.1)
27
(754.6)
36
(972.4)
26
(695.7)
35
(867.6)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
52
(1,779)
57
(1,471)
52
(1,269)
59
(1,669)
89
(2,487)
72
(1,945)
47
(1,258)
28
(694.1)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
13
(444.7)
3
(77.4)
4
(97.6)
2
(56.6)
5
(139.7)
7
(189.1)
2
(53.5)
5
(123.9)
Arson
(per 100,000)
1
(34.2)
2
(51.6)
0
(0.0)
1
(28.3)
2
(55.9)
0
(0.0)
2
(53.5)
1
(24.8)
City-Data.com crime index309.6262.6146.4231.4266.9277.1178.2170.3

The City-Data.com crime index weighs serious crimes and violent crimes more heavily. Higher means more crime, U.S. average is 270.6. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.

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Crime rate in Wingate detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2019, including police officers: 7 (7 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.54
North Carolina average:

2.29
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Wingate, NC City Guides:

Ancestries: German (7.1%), Scotch-Irish (6.1%), English (3.5%), American (2.9%), Irish (2.3%), Italian (2.3%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 576 feet

Land area: 1.68 square miles.

Population density: 2,731 people per square mile   (average).

Wingate, North Carolina map

513 residents are foreign born (7.7% Latin America, 1.4% Europe).

This town:

11.6%
North Carolina:

8.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2019: $1,269 (0.8%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2019: $1,583 (0.9%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Charlotte, NC (26.5 miles , pop. 540,828).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (452.5 miles , pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest cities:

Marshville, NC (2.1 miles ),
Monroe, NC (2.4 miles ),
Unionville, NC (2.7 miles ),
Peachland, NC (3.2 miles ),
Lake Park, NC (3.6 miles ),
Indian Trail, NC (3.6 miles ),
Hemby Bridge, NC (3.6 miles ),
Wesley Chapel, NC (3.6 miles )

Latitude: 34.99 N, Longitude: 80.45 W

Area code: 704

Distribution of median household income in Wingate, NC in 2019
Distribution of house value in Wingate, NC in 2019
Wingate satellite photo by USGS
Unemployment in November 2020:
Here:

5.0%
North Carolina:

6.1%
Historical population in Wingate, NC
Historical housing units in Wingate, NC
Most common industries in Wingate, NC (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Educational services (22.9%)
  • Accommodation & food services (6.9%)
  • Health care (6.8%)
  • Construction (4.3%)
  • Metal & metal products (3.6%)
  • Social assistance (3.5%)
  • Food (3.2%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Educational services (24.5%)
  • Construction (7.3%)
  • Accommodation & food services (6.3%)
  • Metal & metal products (5.7%)
  • Broadcasting & telecommunications (2.9%)
  • Motor vehicle & parts dealers (2.7%)
  • Repair & maintenance (2.5%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Educational services (20.9%)
  • Health care (14.0%)
  • Accommodation & food services (7.7%)
  • Social assistance (6.5%)
  • Food (6.0%)
  • Textile mills & textile products (4.9%)
  • Religious, grantmaking, civic, professional, similar organizations (4.0%)
Most common occupations in Wingate, NC (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (7.3%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (4.7%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (4.5%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (4.4%)
  • Postsecondary teachers (4.0%)
  • Counselors, social workers, and other community and social service specialists (3.7%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (3.4%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (6.1%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (5.7%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (5.3%)
  • Life, physical, and social science technicians (5.3%)
  • Counselors, social workers, and other community and social service specialists (5.3%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (5.1%)
  • Postsecondary teachers (4.9%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (9.8%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (8.8%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (4.9%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (4.4%)
  • Textile, apparel, and furnishings workers (4.4%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (3.7%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (3.7%)

Average climate in Wingate, North Carolina

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Wingate, North Carolina environmental map by EPA

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Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI Ozone PM2.5
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 66.7. This is about average.

City:

66.7
U.S.:

74.2
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 32.1. This is about average. Closest monitor was 5.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

32.1
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Tornado activity:

Wingate-area historical tornado activity is slightly above North Carolina state average. It is 20% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/5/1989, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 9.9 miles away from the Wingate town center killed one person and injured 6 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

On 4/8/1957, a category F4 tornado 25.7 miles away from the town center killed 4 people and injured 70 people.

Earthquake activity:

Wingate-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above North Carolina state average. It is 30% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 8/23/2011 at 17:51:04, a magnitude 5.8 (5.8 MW, Depth: 3.7 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 245.8 miles away from Wingate center
On 8/9/2020 at 12:07:37, a magnitude 5.1 (5.1 MW, Depth: 4.7 mi) earthquake occurred 109.3 miles away from Wingate center
On 8/2/1974 at 08:52:09, a magnitude 4.9 (4.3 MB, 4.9 LG, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 139.6 miles away from Wingate center
On 11/22/1974 at 05:25:55, a magnitude 4.7 (4.7 MB) earthquake occurred 145.3 miles away from Wingate center
On 4/13/1998 at 09:56:11, a magnitude 3.9 (3.5 MB, 3.9 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 26.0 miles away from the city center
On 8/21/1992 at 16:31:55, a magnitude 4.4 (4.1 MB, 4.1 LG, 4.4 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 135.2 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Union County (12) is smaller than the US average (15).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 7
Emergencies Declared: 3

Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 5, Blizzard: 1, Drought: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Tornado: 1, Tropical Storm: 1, Winter Storm: 1, Other: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Wingate topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers in Wingate:

  • MEADOWVIEW HOME (2723 BOBWHITE CIRCLE)

Other hospitals and medical centers near Wingate:

  • BRIAN CENTER HEALTH AND RETIREMENT/MONROE (Nursing Home, about 3 miles away; MONROE, NC)
  • UNION COUNTY DIALYSIS (Dialysis Facility, about 5 miles away; MONROE, NC)
  • CAROLINAS MEDICAL CENTER-UNION Acute Care Hospitals (about 5 miles away; MONROE, NC)
  • JESSE HELMS NURSING CENTER (Nursing Home, about 5 miles away; MONROE, NC)
  • AUTUMN CARE OF MARSHVILLE (Nursing Home, about 5 miles away; MARSHVILLE, NC)
  • METROLINA KIDNEY CENTER MONROE (Dialysis Facility, about 5 miles away; MONROE, NC)
  • KINDRED TRANSITIONAL CARE AND REHAB-MONROE (Nursing Home, about 5 miles away; MONROE, NC)

Airports and heliports located in Wingate:

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College/University in Wingate:

  • Wingate University (Full-time enrollment: 2,125; Location: 220 North Camden Road; Private, not-for-profit; Website: www.wingate.edu; Offers Doctor's degree)

Other colleges/universities with over 2000 students near Wingate:

  • Queens University of Charlotte (about 26 miles; Charlotte, NC; Full-time enrollment: 2,083)
  • Central Piedmont Community College (about 27 miles; Charlotte, NC; FT enrollment: 15,371)
  • Stanly Community College (about 28 miles; Albemarle, NC; FT enrollment: 2,307)
  • University of North Carolina at Charlotte (about 28 miles; Charlotte, NC; FT enrollment: 22,807)
  • Johnson & Wales University-Charlotte (about 29 miles; Charlotte, NC; FT enrollment: 2,518)
  • York Technical College (about 32 miles; Rock Hill, SC; FT enrollment: 3,572)
  • Winthrop University (about 34 miles; Rock Hill, SC; FT enrollment: 5,575)

Public elementary/middle schools in Wingate:

  • UNION ELEMENTARY (Location: 5320 WHITE STORE RD, Grades: PK-5)
  • WINGATE ELEMENTARY (Location: 301 BIVENS STREET, Grades: PK-5)
See full list of schools located in Wingate

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Wingate: Holbert Hall (A), Bennett Hall (B), Sanders-Sikes Gymnasium (C), Wingate College Alumni Hall (D), Helms Hall (E), Austin Auditorium (F), Laney Hall (G), Burnside-Dalton Fine Arts Building (H), Charles A Cannon Recreational Complex (I), Ruth Coltrane Cannon Dormitory (J), Rushing Hall (K), Bridges Hall (L), Dickson-Palmer Center (M), W T Hams Dining Hall (N), Holbrook Administration Building (O), Belk Hall (P), Burris Hall (Q), Tucker Hall (R), Ethel K Smith Library (S), J Herbert Bridges Hall (T). Display/hide their locations on the map

Church in Wingate: Wingate Baptist Church (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Cemetery: Wingate Cemetery (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Union County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level less than 2 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Low Potential
Average household size:
This town:

2.7 people
North Carolina:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:

68.8%
Whole state:

66.7%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:

5.9%
Whole state:

5.9%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.7% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.0% of all households
973 people in college/university student housing in 2010
551 people in college dormitories (includes college quarters off campus) in 2000
5 people in homes for the mentally retarded in 2000

Banks with branches in Wingate (2011 data):

  • SunTrust Bank: Wingate Branch 693 at 3806 Highway 74 West, branch established on 1986/01/17. Info updated 2010/05/27: Bank assets: $171,291.7 mil, Deposits: $129,833.2 mil, headquarters in Atlanta, GA, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 1716 total offices, Holding Company: Suntrust Banks, Inc.

For population 15 years and over in Wingate:

Marital status in Wingate, NC
  • Never married: 60.4%
  • Now married: 28.6%
  • Separated: 2.4%
  • Widowed: 3.5%
  • Divorced: 5.1%

For population 25 years and over in Wingate:

  • High school or higher: 77.2%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 26.5%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 7.7%
  • Unemployed: 34.3%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 21.0 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2019
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2019
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

12.1
North Carolina average:

11.8

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2019
Means of transportation to work in 2019 - Wingate
Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Wingate, NC (based on Union County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant62,089156
Mainline Protestant23,39256
Catholic19,2051
Black Protestant4,36423
Other1,2225
None107,171-
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center. Graphs represent county-level data

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 24
Union County:

1.31 / 10,000 pop.
North Carolina:

2.05 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
This county:

0.05 / 10,000 pop.
North Carolina:

0.14 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 20
This county:

1.09 / 10,000 pop.
North Carolina:

0.92 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 46
Here:

2.50 / 10,000 pop.
North Carolina:

4.75 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 87
This county:

4.73 / 10,000 pop.
North Carolina:

7.57 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Here:

7.6%
North Carolina:

9.8%
Adult obesity rate:
This county:

26.8%
State:

28.3%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Union County:

16.2%
North Carolina:

15.6%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

45.7%
North Carolina:

48.9%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Wingate:

41.7%
State:

46.1%

Average BMI:
Wingate:

28.2
North Carolina:

28.8

People feeling badly about themselves:
Here:

20.3%
State:

20.7%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Here:

12.1%
North Carolina:

10.7%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Wingate:

6.8
North Carolina:

6.8

Overweight people:
Wingate:

29.5%
North Carolina:

33.7%

General health condition:
Wingate:

53.9%
North Carolina:

55.8%

Average condition of hearing:
Wingate:

80.3%
North Carolina:

79.7%

More about Health and Nutrition of Wingate, NC Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2018)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Police Protection - Officers 7$28,549$48,9414$1,479
Other Government Administration 2$11,749$70,4940$0
Sewerage 2$6,373$38,2380$0
Police - Other 1$2,790$33,4800$0
Financial Administration 1$5,483$65,7960$0
Solid Waste Management 1$1,639$19,6680$0
Water Supply 1$5,746$68,9520$0
Parks and Recreation 0$0 1$470
Totals for Government 15$62,328$49,8625$1,949

Wingate government finances - Expenditure in 2017 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Liquor Stores: $1,099,000 ($239.23)
    Health - Other: $4,000 ($0.87)
    Police Protection: $4,000 ($0.87)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $260,000 ($56.60)
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Health - Other: $6,000 ($1.31)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $248,000 ($53.98)

Wingate government finances - Revenue in 2017 (per resident):

  • Revenue - Liquor Stores: $1,208,000 ($262.95)
  • Tax - Alcoholic Beverage Sales: $40,000 ($8.71)

Wingate government finances - Debt in 2017 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $6,490,000 ($1412.71)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $6,342,000 ($1380.50)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $148,000 ($32.22)

7.82% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($90,503 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.82%
North Carolina average:

7.88%

0.03% of residents moved from foreign countries ($427 average AGI)
Union County:

0.03%
North Carolina average:

0.08%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Mecklenburg County, NC  3.15% ($87,123 average AGI)
from Cabarrus County, NC  0.17% ($59,832)
from Anson County, NC  0.14% ($28,538)


7.18% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($70,903 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.18%
North Carolina average:

7.23%

0.78% of residents moved to foreign countries ($6,057 average AGI)
Union County:

0.78%
North Carolina average:

0.09%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Mecklenburg County, NC  2.37% ($66,457 average AGI)
to Lancaster County, SC  0.27% ($72,077)
to Cabarrus County, NC  0.23% ($49,434)

Businesses in Wingate, NC

  • Burger King: 1
  • McDonald's: 1
  • U-Haul: 1

Strongest AM radio stations in Wingate:

  • WKRE (1060 AM; daytime; 1 kW; MONROE, NC; Owner: GEDDINGS & PHILLIPS BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WIXE (1190 AM; daytime; 3 kW; MONROE, NC; Owner: MONROE BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WBT (1110 AM; 50 kW; CHARLOTTE, NC; Owner: JEFFERSON-PILOT COMMUNICATNS CO. OF NORTH CAROLINA)
  • WAGL (1560 AM; daytime; 50 kW; LANCASTER, SC; Owner: PALMETTO BROADCASTING SYSTEM, INC.)
  • WNOW (1030 AM; daytime; 9 kW; MINT HILL, NC; Owner: CHARLOTTE METRO RADIO, INC.)
  • WDEX (1430 AM; 3 kW; MONROE, NC; Owner: NEW LIFE COMMUNITY TEMPLE OF FAITH, INC.)
  • WCEO (840 AM; daytime; 50 kW; COLUMBIA, SC; Owner: EASTERN BROADCASTING GROUP, INC.)
  • WBAJ (890 AM; daytime; 50 kW; BLYTHEWOOD, SC; Owner: FAMILY FIRST)
  • WTRU (830 AM; 50 kW; KERNERSVILLE, NC; Owner: TRUTH BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WHKY (1290 AM; 50 kW; HICKORY, NC; Owner: LONG COMMUNICATIONS, LLC.)
  • WLTC (1370 AM; 20 kW; GASTONIA, NC)
  • WFNZ (610 AM; 5 kW; CHARLOTTE, NC; Owner: INFINITY RADIO SUBSIDIARY OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WBCU (1460 AM; 50 kW; UNION, SC)

Strongest FM radio stations in Wingate:

  • WWMG (96.1 FM; SHELBY, NC; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WYFQ-FM (93.5 FM; WADESBORO, NC; Owner: BIBLE BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)
  • WSSS (104.7 FM; CHARLOTTE, NC; Owner: INFINITY RADIO SUBSIDIARY OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WSOC-FM (103.7 FM; CHARLOTTE, NC; Owner: INFINITY RADIO SUBSIDIARY OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WKKT (96.9 FM; STATESVILLE, NC; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WRCM (91.9 FM; WINGATE, NC; Owner: COLUMBIA BIBLE COLLEGE BROADCASTING CO)
  • WFAE (90.7 FM; CHARLOTTE, NC; Owner: UNIVERSITY RADIO FOUNDATION, INC.)
  • WRFX-FM (99.7 FM; KANNAPOLIS, NC; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WLNK (107.9 FM; CHARLOTTE, NC; Owner: JEFFERSON-PILOT COMMUNICATIONS COMPANY OF NORTH CAROLINA)
  • WRML (102.3 FM; PAGELAND, SC; Owner: ROBERT BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WPEG (97.9 FM; CONCORD, NC; Owner: INFINITY RADIO SUBSIDIARY OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WNKS (95.1 FM; CHARLOTTE, NC; Owner: INFINITY RADIO SUBSIDIARY OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WLYT (102.9 FM; HICKORY, NC; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WBAV-FM (101.9 FM; GASTONIA, NC; Owner: INFINITY RADIO SUBSIDIARY OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WTHZ (94.1 FM; LEXINGTON, NC; Owner: DAVIDSON COUNTY BROADCASTING CO, INC)
  • WABZ-FM (100.9 FM; ALBEMARLE, NC; Owner: SUSQUEHANNA RADIO CORP.)
  • WRHM (107.1 FM; LANCASTER, SC; Owner: OUR THREE SONS BROADCASTING, LLP)
  • WNMX-FM (106.1 FM; WAXHAW, NC; Owner: GHB OF WAXHAW, INC)
  • WDAV (89.9 FM; DAVIDSON, NC; Owner: THE TRUSTEES OF DAVIDSON COLLEGE)
  • WNSC-FM (88.9 FM; ROCK HILL, SC; Owner: SOUTH CAROLINA EDUCATIONAL TV COMMISSION)

TV broadcast stations around Wingate:

  • WAFF (Channel 48; HUNTSVILLE, AL; Owner: RAYCOM AMERICA, INC.)
  • WGTB-LP (Channel 28; CHARLOTTE, NC; Owner: VICTORY CHRISTIAN CENTER, INC.)
  • WSOC-TV (Channel 9; CHARLOTTE, NC; Owner: WSOC-TV HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WUNG-TV (Channel 58; CONCORD, NC; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF NORTH CAROLINA)
  • WTVI (Channel 42; CHARLOTTE, NC; Owner: CHARLOTTE-MECKLENBURG PUBLIC BROADCASTING AUTHORITY)
  • WCCB (Channel 18; CHARLOTTE, NC; Owner: NORTH CAROLINA BROADCASTING PARTNERS)
  • WBTV (Channel 3; CHARLOTTE, NC; Owner: JEFFERSON-PILOT COMMUNICATIONS/WBTV, INC.)
  • W25BR (Channel 25; CHARLOTTE, NC; Owner: WORD OF GOD FELLOWSHIP, INC.)
  • WAXN (Channel 64; KANNAPOLIS, NC; Owner: WSOC-TV HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WCNC-TV (Channel 36; CHARLOTTE, NC; Owner: WCNC-TV, INC.)
  • WJZY (Channel 46; BELMONT, NC; Owner: WJZY-TV, INC.)
  • WWWB (Channel 55; ROCK HILL, SC; Owner: WWWB-TV, INC.)
  • W52CW (Channel 52; CHARLOTTE, NC; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • W34BN (Channel 34; CHARLOTTE, NC; Owner: THREE ANGELS BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • WNSC-TV (Channel 30; ROCK HILL, SC; Owner: SOUTH CAROLINA EDUCATIONAL TV COMMISSION)
Wingate fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2019
Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2019
See more detailed statistics of Wingate fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2019 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 11Number of bridges
  • 49ft / 15.4mTotal length
  • 43,840Total average daily traffic
  • 4,397Total average daily truck traffic
  • 87,680Total future (year 2025) average daily traffic
New bridges in Wingate, NC - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 11940-1949
  • 21950-1959
  • 11960-1969
  • 21980-1989
  • 21990-1999
  • 32010-2018
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Wingate, NC

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

24 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Wingate)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers in Wingate, NC)

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

6 (See the full list of FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers)

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

4
  • WINGATE, 1714 Maurice Trull Rd (Lat: 35.017083 Lon: -80.434778), Type: Tower, Structure height: 91.4 m, Overall height: 95.4 m, Call Sign: WPOM787,
    Assigned Frequencies: 6197.24 MHz, 6226.89 MHz, 6256.54 MHz, 6286.19 MHz, 6315.84 MHz, 6345.49 MHz, Grant Date: 03/10/2000, Expiration Date: 03/10/2010, Cancellation Date: 02/02/2010, Certifier: Richard J Lynch, Registrant: Verizon Wireless, 1120 Sanctuary Pkwy, #150 Gasa5reg, Alpharetta, GA 30009-7630, Phone: (770) 797-1070, Fax: (770) 797-1036, Email:
  • CAR2301, 112 Old N.C Highway 74 - Cr03xc033 (Lat: 34.980694 Lon: -80.440056), Type: Tower, Structure height: 60.7 m, Call Sign: WQHF999,
    Assigned Frequencies: 10715.0 MHz, 10835.0 MHz, Grant Date: 07/20/2007, Expiration Date: 07/20/2017, Cancellation Date: 01/14/2009, Certifier: Joseph M Sandri, Registrant: Fibertower Corporation, 1667 K Street Nw, Suite 250, Washington, DC 20006, Phone: (202) 223-1028, Fax: (202) 315-3415, Email:
  • Wingate, 1714 Maurice Trull Rd (Lat: 35.017083 Lon: -80.434778), Type: Tower, Structure height: 91.4 m, Overall height: 95.4 m, Call Sign: WQJQ524,
    Assigned Frequencies: 10955.0 MHz, 11215.0 MHz, Grant Date: 01/30/2019, Expiration Date: 11/25/2028, Certifier: Christopher L Harris, Registrant: Conterra Ultra Broadband, LLC, 2101 Rexford Rd Ste 200e, Charlotte, NC 28211, Phone: (704) 936-1777, Fax: (704) 936-1801, Email:
  • HELICOPTER, 112 Old Highway 74 (Lat: 34.980611 Lon: -80.440056), Type: Mtower, Structure height: 57.9 m, Overall height: 60.7 m, Call Sign: WQQI641,
    Assigned Frequencies: 11265.0 MHz, 11305.0 MHz, Grant Date: 12/28/2012, Expiration Date: 12/28/2022, Certifier: John E Monday, Registrant: At&t Services, Inc., 208 S Akard St., Rm 2100, Dallas, TX 75202, Phone: (855) 699-7073, Email:

FCC Registered Paging Towers:

2
  • 0.6 Km S Of Sr 1006 & 0.4 Km W Of Sr 1758 (Lat: 35.025694 Lon: -80.464778), Overall height: 4.3 m, Call Sign: KNKP772,
    Assigned Frequencies: 931.612 MHz, Grant Date: 04/19/1999, Expiration Date: 04/01/2009, Cancellation Date: 03/26/2003, Registrant: Greenberg Traurig, 1300 Connecticut Avenue, Nw, Suite 1000, Washington, DC 20036, Phone: (202) 331-3161, Fax: (202) 331-3101, Email:
  • 0.8 Mi. South Of Sr-1006 & 0.25 Mi. West Of Sr-1758 (Lat: 35.025694 Lon: -80.464778), Type: Tower, Structure height: 112.8 m, Overall height: 275.8 m, Call Sign: KIY441,
    Assigned Frequencies: 454.350 MHz, 454.175 MHz, Expiration Date: 04/01/1999, Cancellation Date: 03/16/1999, Registrant: Mobilemedia Communications, Inc., Debtor-In-Possession, 2101 Wilson Boulevard, Suite 935, Arlington, VA 22201, Phone: (703) 312-5153, Fax: (703) 312-5155, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

21 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Wingate)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

2
  • Aircraft: FLAGLOR CHARLES RANS S7 COURIER (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: ROTAX 912 (80 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 15629, N15629, N-15629, Serial Number: 0693111, Year manufactured: 1994, Airworthiness Date: 08/25/2009, Certificate Issue Date: 06/26/2015
    Registrant (Individual): Donald B Williams, 2921 Old Pageland Marshville Rd, Wingate, NC 28174
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-18A (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 97 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-320 SERIES (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 4882A, N4882A, N-4882A, Serial Number: 18-4982, Airworthiness Date: 08/13/1970, Certificate Issue Date: 10/20/2020
    Registrant (Individual): Donald B Williams, 2921 Old Pageland Marshville Rd, Wingate, NC 28174

Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 partial tract)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED1$132,8401$94,2804$133,1501$30,680
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$00$00$00$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$00$02$154,4600$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$00$01$143,6400$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$00$00$0

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0207.00

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2008
(Based on 1 partial tract)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
NumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED1$80,200
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$0

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 0207.00

Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Wingate, NC
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Wingate, NC - Value

2002 - 2018 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year According to the data from the years 2002 - 2018 the average number of fire incidents per year is 25. The highest number of fire incidents - 58 took place in 2011, and the least - 0 in 2005. The data has a rising trend.
    Fire incident types in Wingate, NC When looking into fire subcategories, the most reports belonged to: Structure Fires (56.1%), and Outside Fires (29.1%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Wingate, NC
    • 23556.1%Structure Fires
    • 12229.1%Outside Fires
    • 5011.9%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 122.9%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Wingate, NC
Most common first names in Wingate, NC among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James5169.1 years
John3372.3 years
William3076.6 years
Robert2769.0 years
Mary2284.5 years
Henry1771.1 years
George1576.7 years
Annie1284.0 years
Thomas976.6 years
Charlie877.5 years
Most common last names in Wingate, NC among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Griffin5173.2 years
Helms3371.5 years
Bivens2081.4 years
Thomas1672.6 years
Braswell1580.0 years
Mills1569.4 years
Williams1577.3 years
Trull1479.1 years
Hinson1374.5 years
Crowder1361.9 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Wingate, NC
  • 56.6%Electricity
  • 33.5%Utility gas
  • 7.3%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 1.7%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 0.9%Other fuel
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Wingate, NC
  • 72.7%Electricity
  • 25.6%Utility gas
  • 1.7%Bottled, tank, or LP gas


Wingate compared to North Carolina state average:

  • Unemployed percentage above state average.
  • Black race population percentage above state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Median age significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Number of college students significantly above state average.

Wingate on our top lists:

  • #28 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest positive percentage difference between never married females and males (15+ years) (with at least 1,000 females never married)"
  • #3 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest decrease in the number of births per 1000 residents 2000-2006 to 2007-2013 (pop 50,000+)"
  • #20 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest ground withdrawal of fresh water for public supply (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #44 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest percentage of residents that drank alcohol in the past 30 days"
  • #47 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest percentage of residents that keep firearms around their homes"
  • #70 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest percentage of residents that smoked 100+ cigarettes in their lives"
There are 6 pilots and 8 other airmen in this city.
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  • George J. Smith, Jr. (3)
  • William E. Jennings (3)
  • Marquis Blakeney (1)
  • Cameron Mitchell Todd (1)
  • Ernest Scott Haigler (1)

Total of 9 patent applications in 2008-2022.