The Town of Mount Gilead had a population of 1,137 as of July 1, 2016.
The primary coordinate point for Mount Gilead is located at latitude 35.2164 and longitude -80.005 in Montgomery County. The formal boundaries for the Town of Mount Gilead (see map below) encompass a land area of 3.49 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Montgomery County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 404 feet.
The Town of Mount Gilead (GNIS ID: 2406206) has a C1 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that does not serve as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.
Beneath the boundary map are tables with Mount Gilead population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2016.
|Population in Households||1,130|
|Population in Familes||939|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||7|
|Average Household Size||2.32|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||580 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||328 (56.6%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||159 (27.4%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||93 (16.0%)|
|Median Home Value||$92,437|
|Average Home Value||$136,814|
|Median Household Income||$25,237|
|Average Household Income||$37,804|
|Per Capita Income||$16,375|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||-0.14%|
|Per Capita Income||1.41%|
The table below compares Mount Gilead to the other 739 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in North Carolina by rank and percentile using July 1, 2016 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.
|Total Population||# 413||44th|
|Population Density1||# 551||26th|
|Diversity Index2||# 257||66th|
|Median Household Income||# 706||5th|
|Per Capita Income||# 655||12th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE North Carolina Census Data Comparison Tool.