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The Town of Whitakers had a population of 767 as of July 1, 2016.

The primary coordinate point for Whitakers is located at latitude 36.1057 and longitude -77.7131 in Nash County. The formal boundaries for the Town of Whitakers (see map below) encompass a land area of 0.82 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Nash County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 128 feet.

While the primary coordinates for Town of Whitakers are located in Nash County, it should be noted that the formal boundaries for this community also extend into and Edgecombe County.

The Town of Whitakers (GNIS ID: 2406874) 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.

The Town of Whitakers is located within Township of North Whitakers, a minor civil division (MCD) of Nash County.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Whitakers 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 Whitakers: Whitakers Turnout.

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Whitakers, NC Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 767
Population in Households 765
Population in Familes 638
Population in Group Qrtrs 2
Population Density1 935
Diversity Index2 45


Total Households 327
Average Household Size 2.34
Family Households 222
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 382 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 227 (59.4%)
Renter Occupied HU 100 (26.2%)
Vacant Housing Units 55 (14.4%)
Median Home Value $80,220
Average Home Value $93,805


Median Household Income $38,726
Average Household Income $45,321
Per Capita Income $17,691
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.49% 0.16%
Households 0.4% 0.12%
Families 1.28% -0.09%
Median Household Income   -0.9%
Per Capita Income   0.56%
1) Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
2) The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelyhood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.
Based on Census 2010 counts, the Diversity Index for the United States was 60.6 and it is expected to increase to 64.8 by July 1, 2018.

Whitakers, NC - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Whitakers 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.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 484 35th
Population Density1 # 251 66th
Diversity Index2 # 395 47th
Median Household Income # 407 45th
Per Capita Income # 602 19th

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