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Wingate is a town in Union County, in the Charlotte-Gastonia metro area.

The latitude of Wingate is 34.984N. The longitude is -80.449W.

It is in the Eastern Standard time zone. Elevation is 587 feet.

The estimated population, in 2003, was 2,665.


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Median household income
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$33,750
National
$41,994
Source: 2000 census, U.S. Census Bureau
For more census details and comparisons, see our Wingate demographic reports
Former and merged names include:
· Ames Turnout
Crime: The number of violent crimes recorded by the FBI in 2003 was 9. The number of murders and homicides was 0. The violent crime rate was 3.4 per 1,000 people.
Colleges and universities: Wingate University

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9% of Wingate residents report German ancestry, and 6% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Wingate ancestry & family history guide.

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At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Wingate was $13,884, compared with $21,587 nationally.

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27% of Wingate residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.

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Median rent in Wingate, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $419.   Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $833.


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Union County supported George W. Bush in the 2004 presidential election. For more information, see our Wingate political report.

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The average commute time for Wingate workers is 21 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.

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