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Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Whiteville is 2,651. Whiteville, Tennessee is the 6,647th largest city in the US.
The peak population of Whiteville was in 2010, when its population was 4,638. In 2010, Whiteville was the 4,840th largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 6,647th largest city in the US. Whiteville is currently 42.8% smaller than it was in 2010.
Whiteville has shrunk 42.2% since the year 2000. Whiteville, Tennessee's growth is extremely below average. 98% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
|6642||Palmer Lake, Colorado||2,654||21.1%|
|6651||Ruidoso Downs, New Mexico||2,648||0.0%|
The total voting age population of Whiteville, Tennessee, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 4,114. The voting age population is 93.8% male and 6.2% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 5.0% of the residents of Whiteville are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Whiteville are 51.6% Black, 44.0% White, 2.6% Other, 1.6% Two or more races and 0.2% American Indian. Additionally, 5.8% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Whiteville, 23.1% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 33.7%. On a per-household basis, 17.7% of families are below the poverty line in Whiteville.
Among those aged 16 and older, 8.0% of Whiteville residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 68.5% of Whiteville residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 3.4% have a bachelor's degree and 0.7% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Whiteville residents aged 5 and older, 7.9% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 6.3% of residents speak Spanish at home, 0.6% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.0% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Whiteville is 5.6%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Whiteville, 28.3% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Whiteville is $36,094.
In Whiteville, 57.4% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 42.6% of housing units in Whiteville.
Of all the housing units in Whiteville, 14.0% of them were build before 1940.
In Whiteville, 8.9% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Whiteville is $771.
In Whiteville, 69.2% of households have an active broadband internet connection.