The City of Whiteville had a population of 5,527 as of July 1, 2016.
The primary coordinate point for Whiteville is located at latitude 34.3306 and longitude -78.7014 in Columbus County. The formal boundaries for the City of Whiteville (see map below) encompass a land area of 5.53 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Columbus County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 98 feet.
The City of Whiteville (GNIS ID: 2405738) 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 Whiteville population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2016.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Whiteville: Vineland, Whites Crossing, Whitesville.
|Population in Households||5,159|
|Population in Familes||3,969|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||368|
|Average Household Size||2.16|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||2,771 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||1,134 (40.9%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||1,258 (45.4%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||379 (13.7%)|
|Median Home Value||$112,653|
|Average Home Value||$148,060|
|Median Household Income||$28,682|
|Average Household Income||$44,810|
|Per Capita Income||$19,897|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||3.0%|
|Per Capita Income||1.96%|
The table below compares Whiteville 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||# 139||81st|
|Population Density1||# 225||70th|
|Diversity Index2||# 200||73rd|
|Median Household Income||# 647||13th|
|Per Capita Income||# 486||34th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE North Carolina Census Data Comparison Tool.