Wingate is located close to the center of North Carolina. Wingate is part of Union County. Wingate has 1.99 square miles of land area and 0.00 square miles of water area. As of 2010-2014, the total Wingate population is 3,708, which has grown 54.11% since 2000. The population growth rate is much higher than the state average rate of 21.13% and is much higher than the national average rate of 11.61%. Wingate median household income is $37,222 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 10.29% since 2000. The income growth rate is much lower than the state average rate of 19.16% and is much lower than the national average rate of 27.36%. Wingate median house value is $132,000 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 32.13% since 2000. The house value growth rate is lower than the state average rate of 41.83% and is lower 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 Wingate is better than the state average in quality. The Wingate area code is 704.