In 2019, Gates County, NC had a population of 11.5k people with a median age of 46.5 and a median household income of $50,750. Between 2018 and 2019 the population of Gates County, NC declined from 11,563 to 11,548, a −0.13% decrease and its median household income declined from $52,205 to $50,750, a −2.79% decrease.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Gates County, NC are White (Non-Hispanic) (63.3%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (33.4%), Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (1.76%), American Indian & Alaska Native (Non-Hispanic) (0.944%), and Asian (Non-Hispanic) (0.528%). 0% of the households in Gates County, NC speak a non-English language at home as their primary language.
99.7% of the residents in Gates County, NC are U.S. citizens.
In 2019, the median property value in Gates County, NC was $147,700, and the homeownership rate was 77.5%. Most people in Gates County, NC drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 35.9 minutes. The average car ownership in Gates County, NC was 2 cars per household.