In 2018, Gates County, NC had a population of 11.6k people with a median age of 45.7 and a median household income of $52,205. Between 2017 and 2018 the population of Gates County, NC declined from 11,601 to 11,563, a -0.328% decrease and its median household income declined from $52,481 to $52,205, a -0.526% decrease.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Gates County, NC are White (Non-Hispanic) (63%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (33.7%), Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (1.56%), American Indian & Alaska Native (Non-Hispanic) (0.934%), and Asian (Non-Hispanic) (0.476%). 0% of the people in Gates County, NC speak a non-English language, and 99.8% are U.S. citizens.
In 2018, the median property value in Gates County, NC was $144,000, and the homeownership rate was 78.3%. Most people in Gates County, NC drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 36.4 minutes. The average car ownership in Gates County, NC was 2 cars per household.