Wade is located close to the center of North Carolina. Wade is part of Cumberland County. Wade has 1.79 square miles of land area and 0.01 square miles of water area. As of 2010-2014, the total Wade population is 477, which has shrunk 0.63% since 2000. The population growth rate is much lower than the state average rate of 21.13% and is much lower than the national average rate of 11.61%. Wade median household income is $32,344 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 29.38% since 2000. The income growth rate is much higher than the state average rate of 19.16% and is higher than the national average rate of 27.36%. Wade median house value is $148,600 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 126.52% since 2000. The house value growth rate is much higher than the state average rate of 41.83% and is much higher than the national average rate of 46.91%. As a reference, the national Consumer Price Index (CPI) inflation rate for the same period is 26.63%. On average, the public school district that covers Wade is better than the state average in quality. The Wade area code is 910.