Whitakers Nash County, North Carolina

Whitakers: City in North Carolina, United States of America

About

Whitakers is a city located in the county of Nash in the U.S. state of North Carolina. Its population at the 2010 census was 744 and a population density of 350 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 700 inhabitants.

Whitakers Quick Facts

Population : 700 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : North Carolina (United States)
County : Nash County
Postal code : 27891
Phone Area Codes : 252
Area : 2.13 km2
Altitude : 128 feet / 39 meters
Time Zone : America/New_York
Local time : 00:10:32 (17th May 2022)
Density : 329 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : -6.29% (2010-2020)
Whitakers locator map
Location of Whitakers on North Carolina map.
2005-06-25 Whitakers  NC water tower image
2005-06-25 Whitakers NC water tower
2005-06-25 Whitakers  NC water tower image

Geography

Whitakers is located at 36°6'20"N 77°42'46"W (36.1054300, -77.7127500).

Whitakers map

Demographics

According to census records, the population of Whitakers decreased by 6.29% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 744 - census
2011 742 -0.27% estimation process
2012 736 -0.82% estimation process
2013 732 -0.55% estimation process
2014 726 -0.83% estimation process
2015 720 -0.83% estimation process
2016 716 -0.56% estimation process
2017 711 -0.7% estimation process
2018 706 -0.71% estimation process
2019 702 -0.57% estimation process
2020 700 -0.29% estimation process

Demographic Facts

Estimated population as of July 1, 2019 : 320,189
Based on demographic estimates as of April 1, 2010 : 257,001
Based on demographic estimates as of 1 April 2010 : 24.6%
April 1, 2020 Population : 317,610
April 1, 2010 Population : 257,729
People under 5 years old, percentage : 5.1%
People under 18 years old, percentage : 21.4%
People over 65 (%) : 19.4%
Female persons, % : 50.9%
White only, percent : 75.5%
Black or African American alone, percent : 6.0%
American Indian and Alaska Native only, % : 0.5%
Asians alone % : 8.2%
Only Native Hawaiians and Other Pacific Islanders, % : 0.5%
% of people who have participated in two or more races : 4.8%
% of Hispanic or Latino : 16.8%
White people, not Hispanic or Latino people, make up the majority of the population. : 64.6%
2015-2019 Veterans : 24,146
Percentage of foreign-born people, 2015-2019 : 12.9%
Rate of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 : 64.1%

Whitakers zip code is 27891. County name: Nash, County fips: 37127

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Economic Facts

Rate of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 : 64.1%
Owner-occupied housing unit median value, 2015-2019 : $318,800
From 2015 to 2019, the median selected monthly owner costs - with a mortgage : $1,694
Monthly owner costs, without a mortgage, at the median, 2015-2019 : $468
2015-2019 median gross rent : $1,292
2015-2019 Households : 116,123
Population per household, 2015-2019 : 2.57
Living in the same house a year ago, percentage of people aged one year and up, 2015-2019 : 83.7%
Languages other than English spoken at home, as a percentage of people aged 5 and up, 2015-2019 : 17.8%
Households with computers, %, 2015-2019 : 93.8%
Percentage of households with a broadband Internet subscription, 2015-2019 : 88.7%
Percentage of people aged 25 and up with a high school diploma or higher, 2015-2019 : 93.8%
Bachelor's degree or higher, proportion of people aged 25 and up, 2015-2019 : 33.4%
Percentage of people under the age of 65 who have a disability, 2015-2019 : 7.1%
Persons under the age of 65 who do not have health insurance, as a percentage : 7.9%
Total civilian labor force, percent of population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 61.5%
Female labor force participation in the civilian labor force, as a percentage of the population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 57.0%
Total sales of lodging and food services in 2012 ($1,000) : 1,083,858
Total receipts/revenue for health care and social assistance in 2012 ($1,000) : 1,330,685
Manufacturers' total shipments in 2012 ($1,000) : 1,459,304
2012 total retail sales ($1,000) : 5,601,788
2012 total retail sales per capita : $21,085
Mean commute time to work (in minutes), workers aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 23.5
2015-2019 median household income (in 2019 dollars) : $74,147
Income per capita in the previous 12 months (in 2019 dollars), 2015-2019 : $39,990
Percentage of people living in poverty : 7.9%
Total number of businesses in 2012 : 25,906
Men-owned businesses in 2012 : 13,164
Women-owned businesses in 2012 : 9,197
Minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 6,002
Non-minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 18,845
Veteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 2,789
Nonveteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 21,806
2010 population per square mile : 2,392.3
2010 land area in square miles : 107.73

People born in Whitakers (3)

People born in Whitakers, including politician, Florida commissioner of agriculture,Police Man Nathan Mayo, actor Robert Kya-Hill, North Carolina planter and businessman, 1839-1928 Robert Randolph Cotten, .

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Schools in Whitakers

College & universities near Whitakers, NC

Code Name City ZIP
199209 North Carolina Wesleyan College Rocky Mount (NC) 27804

Stations (10)

Amtrak & bus stations near Whitakers, NC

Code Name Address Type
RMT Rocky Mount 101 Hammond Street RAIL
WLN Wilson 401 East Nash Street RAIL
GRN Greenville, NC Second and Reade Streets BUS
SSM Selma–Smithfield 500 East Railroad Street RAIL
GBO Goldsboro, NC 1615 East Beech Street BUS

Post offices near Whitakers

Post Office Name City ZIP
Whitaker Post Office Whitakers (NC) 27891

Other cities in Nash County

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Nash County , NC.

City Name Population Title
Rocky Mount 53,689 City in Edgecombe and Nash counties in the coastal plain region North Carolina, United States
Nashville 5,572 City in North Carolina, United States
Red Oak 3,492 City in Nash County, North Carolina, United States of America
Sharpsburg 2,018 City in North Carolina, United States of America
Spring Hope 1,313 City in Nash County, North Carolina, United States of America
Dortches 964 City in Nash County, North Carolina, United States of America
Middlesex 834 City in Nash County, North Carolina, United States of America
Bailey 565 Town in Nash County, North Carolina, United States
Castalia 273 Human settlement in Nash County, North Carolina, United States of America
Momeyer 228 Human settlement in Nash County, North Carolina, United States of America