Whispering Pines, North Carolina

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Population in 2014: 3,112 (95% urban, 5% rural). Population change since 2000: +48.9%
Males: 1,699  (54.6%)
Females: 1,413  (45.4%)
Median resident age:  48.0 years
North Carolina median age:  37.9 years

Zip codes: 28327.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $75,924 (it was $60,035 in 2000)
Whispering Pines:

$75,924
NC:

$45,906

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $35,766 (it was $33,086 in 2000)

Whispering Pines village income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $283,714 (it was $177,500 in 2000)
Whispering Pines:

$283,714
NC:

$154,300

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $274,340; Detached houses: $308,394; Townhouses or other attached units: $243,878; In 2-unit structures: $187,925; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $147,634; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $133,085; Mobile homes: $49,327

Median gross rent in 2013: $1,274.

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  • Races in Whispering Pines, NC (2013)

    Whispering Pines races chart
    • 2,67288.5%White alone
    • 2157.1%American Indian alone
    • 872.9%Hispanic
    • 291.0%Asian alone
    • 140.5%Black alone
    • 100.3%Two or more races

Races in Whispering Pines detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Whispering Pines: 91.6 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: English (15.4%), United States (14.1%), Irish (11.7%), German (11.3%), Scotch-Irish (4.0%), Scottish (3.9%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 350 feet

Land area: 3.03 square miles.

Population density: 1,027 people per square mile   (low).

Whispering Pines,NC real estate house value index trend

Whispering Pines, North Carolina map

For population 25 years and over in Whispering Pines:

  • High school or higher: 95.7%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 38.3%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 14.3%
  • Unemployed: 3.0%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 23.6 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Whispering Pines village:

  • Never married: 7.6%
  • Now married: 80.6%
  • Separated: 0.8%
  • Widowed: 8.1%
  • Divorced: 2.9%

216 residents are foreign born (4.2% Europe, 0.8% Africa).

This village:

7.1%
North Carolina:

7.6%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $2,429 (0.8%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $1,838 (0.7%)

Whispering Pines satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Fayetteville, NC (28.8 miles , pop. 121,015).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Raleigh, NC (56.5 miles , pop. 276,093).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (401.4 miles , pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest cities: Vass, NC (2.3 miles ), Southern Pines, NC (2.3 miles ), Carthage, NC (2.4 miles ), Pinehurst, NC (2.6 miles ), Taylortown, NC (2.7 miles ), Cameron, NC (2.9 miles) , Aberdeen, NC (3.0 miles ), Pinebluff, NC (3.4 miles ).

Latitude: 35.26 N, Longitude: 79.37 W

Area code: 910

Whispering Pines household income distribution Whispering Pines home values distribution

Crime rates in Whispering Pines by Year
Type 2002 2004 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014
Murders 00000000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Rapes 000000000N/AN/A
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0N/AN/A
Robberies 00000000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Assaults 10100000000
per 100,000 46.30.045.90.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Burglaries 037209104217
per 100,000 0.0138.6321.193.50.0417.2458.7134.966.832.8225.9
Thefts 7310511141010264211
per 100,000 323.9138.6458.7233.9514.3649.0458.7337.3868.71,379.3355.0
Auto thefts 00000010100
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.045.90.033.40.00.0
Arson 00010000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.046.80.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 282.0) 23.115.852.016.521.457.456.323.843.859.831.2

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Crime rate in Whispering Pines detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2014, including police officers: 9 (8 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.58
North Carolina average:

2.41
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

5.5%
North Carolina:

5.4%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: +641 (+44.2%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Public administration (19%)
  • Educational services (12%)
  • Health care and social assistance (12%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (9%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (9%)
  • Arts, entertainment, and recreation (9%)
  • Manufacturing (8%)
  • Finance and insurance (18%)
  • Educational services (18%)
  • Health care and social assistance (16%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (14%)
  • Public administration (12%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (4%)
  • Retail trade (4%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Education, training, and library occupations (12%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (9%)
  • Production occupations (9%)
  • Law enforcement workers including supervisors (8%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (8%)
  • Transportation occupations (7%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (6%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (39%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (25%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (16%)
  • Sales and related occupations (7%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (4%)
  • Management occupations (3%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (3%)

Work and jobs in Whispering Pines: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute

Average climate in Whispering Pines, North Carolina

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Whispering Pines-area historical tornado activity is slightly above North Carolina state average. It is 5% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 3/28/1984, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 35.8 miles away from the Whispering Pines village center killed 4 people and injured 395 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

On 3/28/1984, a category F4 tornado 40.0 miles away from the village center killed 7 people and injured 100 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Whispering Pines-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below North Carolina state average. It is 87% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 8/2/1974 at 08:52:09, a magnitude 4.9 (4.3 MB, 4.9 LG, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 201.7 miles away from the city center
On 11/22/1974 at 05:25:55, a magnitude 4.7 (4.7 MB) earthquake occurred 168.9 miles away from Whispering Pines center
On 8/21/1992 at 16:31:55, a magnitude 4.4 (4.1 MB, 4.1 LG, 4.4 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 158.4 miles away from the city center
On 12/9/2003 at 20:59:14, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MB, 4.5 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 180.8 miles away from the city center
On 4/13/1998 at 09:56:11, a magnitude 3.9 (3.5 MB, 3.9 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 76.5 miles away from Whispering Pines center
On 7/27/1980 at 18:52:21, a magnitude 5.2 (5.1 MB, 4.7 MS, 5.0 UK, 5.2 UK, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 325.3 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), surface-wave magnitude (MS)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Moore County (10) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 6
Emergencies Declared: 4

Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 4, Droughts: 2, Ice Storms: 2, Blizzard: 1, Freeze: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Whispering Pines topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Whispering Pines:

  • ST JOSEPH OF THE PINES HEALTH (Nursing Home, about 3 miles away; SOUTHERN PINES, NC)
  • SAINT JOSEPH OF THE PINES HEALTHCENTER (Nursing Home, about 3 miles away; SOUTHERN PINES, NC)
  • ST JOSEPH OF THE PINES HOSPITAL (Hospital, about 4 miles away; SOUTHERN PINES, NC)
  • CREST ROAD GROUP HOME (Hospital, about 5 miles away; SOUTHERN PINES, NC)
  • DIALYSIS CARE OF MOORE COUNTY INC (Dialysis Facility, about 6 miles away; PINEHURST, NC)
  • PENICK VILLAGE (Nursing Home, about 6 miles away; SOUTHERN PINES, NC)
  • FIRSTHEALTH HOSPICE (Hospital, about 6 miles away; PINEHURST, NC)

Amtrak station near Whispering Pines:

  • 6 miles: SOUTHERN PINES (N. WEST BROAD ST.) . Services: enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for taxi service.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Whispering Pines:

  • Sandhills Community College (about 4 miles; Pinehurst, NC; Full-time enrollment: 3,434)
  • Central Carolina Community College (about 20 miles; Sanford, NC; FT enrollment: 3,675)
  • Fayetteville Technical Community College (about 29 miles; Fayetteville, NC; FT enrollment: 10,114)
  • Methodist University (about 30 miles; Fayetteville, NC; FT enrollment: 2,313)
  • Fayetteville State University (about 30 miles; Fayetteville, NC; FT enrollment: 5,297)
  • Richmond Community College (about 32 miles; Hamlet, NC; FT enrollment: 2,106)
  • Campbell University (about 38 miles; Buies Creek, NC; FT enrollment: 5,127)

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Reservoirs: Shadow Lake (A), Thagards Lake (B), Fly Rod Lake (C), Spring Valley Lake (D), Pine Lake (E). Display/hide their locations on the map

Moore County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level less than 2 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Low Potential

Air pollution and air quality trends
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Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 1.1%
(30.6% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 100.0% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This village:  2.3 people
North Carolina:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This village:  76.4%
Whole state:  66.7%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This village:  2.3%
Whole state:  5.9%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.3% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.2% of all households

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

8.5
North Carolina average:

12.4

Whispering Pines travel time to work - commute Whispering Pines mode of transportation to work chart

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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Religion statistics for Whispering Pines village (based on Moore County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant21,49089
Mainline Protestant12,67549
Catholic5,6533
Black Protestant4,07225
Other8754
None43,482-
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center. Graphs represent county-level data

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 15
Moore County:

1.78 / 10,000 pop.
North Carolina:

2.05 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
This county:

0.12 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.14 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 8
Moore County:

0.95 / 10,000 pop.
North Carolina:

0.92 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 36
Moore County:

4.28 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.75 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 83
Here:

9.86 / 10,000 pop.
State:

7.57 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

10.2%
North Carolina:

9.8%
Adult obesity rate:
Moore County:

24.1%
North Carolina:

28.3%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
This county:

16.7%
State:

15.6%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Here:

55.8%
North Carolina:

48.1%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Whispering Pines:

51.6%
North Carolina:

44.6%

Average BMI:
This city:

29.0
North Carolina:

28.8

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

17.7%
State:

21.2%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Whispering Pines:

13.1%
North Carolina:

10.8%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Whispering Pines:

7.0
North Carolina:

6.8

Overweight people:
This city:

38.5%
North Carolina:

33.6%

General health condition:
Whispering Pines:

56.6%
State:

54.9%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

72.0%
North Carolina:

79.3%

More about Health and Nutrition of Whispering Pines, NC Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2012)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Financial Administration 1$4,780$57,3600$0
Other Government Administration 2$7,714$46,2846$2,050
Police Protection - Officers 8$28,093$42,1400$0
Police - Other 1$3,210$38,5200$0
Firefighters 1$3,283$39,3966$2,790
Streets and Highways 4$11,322$33,9661$1,329
Totals for Government 17$58,402$41,22513$6,169

Whispering Pines government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):

  • Construction - Police Protection: $43,000 ($13.82)
  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $371,000 ($119.22)
    Solid Waste Management: $218,000 ($70.05)
    Regular Highways: $134,000 ($43.06)
    Financial Administration: $122,000 ($39.20)
    Parks & Recreation: $91,000 ($29.24)
    Fire Protection: $79,000 ($25.39)
    General - Other: $39,000 ($12.53)
    Central Staff Services: $26,000 ($8.35)
    General Public Buildings: $24,000 ($7.71)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $25,000 ($8.03)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Fire Protection: $132,000 ($42.42)
    Police Protection: $49,000 ($15.75)
    Regular Highways: $15,000 ($4.82)
    Financial Administration: $5,000 ($1.61)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $443,000 ($142.35)

Whispering Pines government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):

  • Charges - All Other: $8,000 ($2.57)
  • Local Intergovernmental - General Support: $298,000 ($95.76)
    All Other: $54,000 ($17.35)
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $35,000 ($11.25)
    General Revenue, NEC: $13,000 ($4.18)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $101,000 ($32.46)
    General Support: $89,000 ($28.60)
    All Other: $21,000 ($6.75)
  • Tax - Property: $707,000 ($227.19)
    NEC: $18,000 ($5.78)

Whispering Pines government finances - Debt in 2002 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $471,000 ($151.35)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Other, NEC: $421,000 ($135.28)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Other, NEC: $50,000 ($16.07)

Whispering Pines government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $1,062,000 ($341.26)

6.79% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($56,475 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.79%
North Carolina average:

7.13%

0.14% of residents moved from foreign countries ($1,271 average AGI)
Moore County:

0.14%
North Carolina average:

0.10%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Cumberland County, NC  0.46% ($76,987 average AGI)
from Hoke County, NC  0.28% ($40,267)
from Richmond County, NC  0.25% ($35,190)


5.93% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($47,468 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.93%
North Carolina average:

6.77%

0.11% of residents moved to foreign countries ($1,295 average AGI)
Moore County:

0.11%
North Carolina average:

0.10%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Cumberland County, NC  0.34% ($41,264 average AGI)
to Wake County, NC  0.33% ($59,625)
to Lee County, NC  0.27% ($36,553)

Strongest AM radio stations in Whispering Pines:

  • WEEB (990 AM; 10 kW; SOUTHERN PINES, NC; Owner: PINEHURST BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WPTF (680 AM; 50 kW; RALEIGH, NC; Owner: FIRST STATE COMMUNICATIONS)
  • WQNX (1350 AM; 3 kW; ABERDEEN, NC; Owner: GOLF CAPITAL BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WFNC (640 AM; 10 kW; FAYETTEVILLE, NC; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WIOZ (550 AM; 1 kW; PINEHURST, NC; Owner: MUIRFIELD BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WFTK (1030 AM; daytime; 50 kW; WAKE FOREST, NC; Owner: POSITIVE RADIO GROUP, INC.)
  • WTRU (830 AM; 50 kW; KERNERSVILLE, NC; Owner: TRUTH BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WBT (1110 AM; 50 kW; CHARLOTTE, NC; Owner: JEFFERSON-PILOT COMMUNICATNS CO. OF NORTH CAROLINA)
  • WLWL (770 AM; daytime; 5 kW; ROCKINGHAM, NC; Owner: SANDHILLS BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WCEO (840 AM; daytime; 50 kW; COLUMBIA, SC; Owner: EASTERN BROADCASTING GROUP, INC.)
  • WRBZ (850 AM; 10 kW; RALEIGH, NC; Owner: ALCHEMY COMMUNICATIONS LIMITED PARTNERSHIP #1)
  • WYRU (1160 AM; 5 kW; RED SPRINGS, NC; Owner: WDAS LICENSE LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WCKB (780 AM; 7 kW; DUNN, NC; Owner: NORTH CAROLINA CENTRAL BROADCASTERS, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Whispering Pines:

  • W290AD (105.9 FM; SOUTHERN PINES, NC; Owner: BIBLE BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)
  • WIOZ-FM (102.5 FM; SOUTHERN PINES, NC; Owner: MERIDIAN COMMUNICATIONS. L.L.C.)
  • WQSM (98.1 FM; FAYETTEVILLE, NC; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WQDR (94.7 FM; RALEIGH, NC; Owner: CAROLINA MEDIA GROUP, INC.)
  • WBFY (90.3 FM; PINEHURST, NC; Owner: AMERICAN FAMILY ASSOCIATION)
  • WFJA (105.5 FM; SANFORD, NC; Owner: WWGP BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WKQB (106.9 FM; SOUTHERN PINES, NC; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP)
  • WRSN (93.9 FM; BURLINGTON, NC; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WUNC (91.5 FM; CHAPEL HILL, NC; Owner: BOARD OF TRUSTEES UNIVERSITY OF NC AT CHAPEL HILL)
  • WFLB (96.5 FM; LAURINBURG, NC; Owner: WFLB LICENSE LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WRAL (101.5 FM; RALEIGH, NC; Owner: WRAL-FM, INC.)
  • WKML (95.7 FM; LUMBERTON, NC; Owner: WKML LICENSE LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WMAG (99.5 FM; HIGH POINT, NC; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WKRR (92.3 FM; ASHEBORO, NC; Owner: DICK BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC. OF TENNESSEE)
  • W202BQ (88.3 FM; ABERDEEN, NC; Owner: EDUCATIONAL INFORMATION CORP.)
  • WKXU (101.1 FM; BURLINGTON, NC; Owner: CAROLINA RADIO GROUP, INC.)
  • WDCG (105.1 FM; DURHAM, NC; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WUKS (107.7 FM; ST. PAULS, NC; Owner: WDAS LICENSE LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • W204AV (88.7 FM; SANFORD, NC; Owner: AMERICAN FAMILY ASSOCIATION)

TV broadcast stations around Whispering Pines:

  • WYBE-CA (Channel 44; PINEHURST, NC; Owner: MULTIMEDIA NETWORK OF NC, INC)
  • WUVC (Channel 40; FAYETTEVILLE, NC; Owner: CAPITAL BROADCASTING PARTNERS)
  • WFMY-TV (Channel 2; GREENSBORO, NC; Owner: WFMY TELEVISION CORPORATION)
  • WRAZ (Channel 50; RALEIGH, NC; Owner: WRAZ-TV, INC.)
  • WTVD (Channel 11; DURHAM, NC; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WRAL-TV (Channel 5; RALEIGH, NC; Owner: CAPITOL BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WUPN-TV (Channel 48; GREENSBORO, NC; Owner: WUPN LICENSEE, LLC)
  • WXLV-TV (Channel 45; WINSTON-SALEM, NC; Owner: WXLV LICENSEE, LLC)
  • WTWB-TV (Channel 20; LEXINGTON, NC; Owner: WTWB OF THE TRIAD, LLC)
  • WLXI-TV (Channel 61; GREENSBORO, NC; Owner: TRI-STATE CHRISTIAN TV, INC.)
  • WNCN (Channel 17; GOLDSBORO, NC; Owner: OUTLET BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WRDC (Channel 28; DURHAM, NC; Owner: RALEIGH (WRDC-TV) LICENSEE, INC.)
  • WLFL (Channel 22; RALEIGH, NC; Owner: WLFL LICENSEE, LLC)
  • WFPX (Channel 62; FAYETTEVILLE, NC; Owner: PAXSON COMMUNICATIONS LICENSE COMPANY, LLC)
  • WUNU (Channel 31; LUMBERTON, NC; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF NORTH CAROLINA)
  • WUNC-TV (Channel 4; CHAPEL HILL, NC; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF NORTH CAROLINA)
  • WPDE-TV (Channel 15; FLORENCE, SC; Owner: GRAND STRAND COMMUNICATIONS)
  • WWMB (Channel 21; FLORENCE, SC; Owner: ATLANTIC MEDIA GROUP, INC.)
  • W66DF (Channel 66; FAYETTEVILLE, NC; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • W19CA (Channel 19; LUMBERTON, NC; Owner: PACIFIC MEDIA CORPORATION)
  • WGHP (Channel 8; HIGH POINT, NC; Owner: WGHP LICENSE, INC.)
  • W67CD (Channel 67; SANFORD, NC; Owner: CENTRAL CAROLINA B/CING. CORP., INC.)
  • W46BF (Channel 46; SANFORD, NC; Owner: SAN-LEE COMMUNITY BROADCASTING, INC.)
Whispering Pines fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2014

Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2014 (per 100,000 population)


Whispering Pines fatal accident list:

Apr 15, 2001 01:40 PM, Cardinal Drive, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 5Number of bridges
  • 13m43ftTotal length
  • 6,200Total average daily traffic
  • 409Total average daily truck traffic
  • 12,400Total future (year 2025) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

6
  • Bridget B Breen, Sr 1838 Mccaskil Road (029572 / Whispering Pines) (Lat: 35.261889 Lon: -79.419778), Type: 48.8, Overall height: 46.3 m, Registrant: 7709539400, , 3200 COBB GALLERIA PKWY, SUITE 205, Phone: (Dep) art-ment
  • Bridget B Breen, Sr 1838 Mccaskil Road (029572 / Whispering Pines) (Lat: 35.261889 Lon: -79.419778), Type: 48.8, Overall height: 46.3 m, Registrant: 7709539400, , 3200 COBB GALLERIA PKWY, SUITE 205, Phone: (Dep) art-ment
  • Bridget B Breen, Sr 1838 Mccaskil Road (029572 / Whispering Pines) (Lat: 35.261889 Lon: -79.419778), Type: 48.8, Overall height: 46.3 m, Registrant: 7709199003, , 829 PICKENS INDUSTRIAL DRIVE, STE 3, Phone: (Dep) art-ment
  • Sean O'Malley, Sr 1838 Mccaskil Road (029572 / Whispering Pines) (Lat: 35.261889 Lon: -79.419778), Type: 48.8, Overall height: 46.3 m, Registrant: 6782656770, Bridget.Carter@americantower.Com, 1898 LELAND DRIVE
  • B B CARTER, Sr 1838 Mccaskil Road (029572 / Whispering Pines) (Lat: 35.261889 Lon: -79.419778), Type: 48.8, Overall height: 46.3 m, Registrant: 6782656770, Bridget.Carter@americantower.Com, 1898 LELAND DRIVE
  • B B CARTER, Sr 1838 Mccaskil Road (029572 / Whispering Pines) (Lat: 35.261889 Lon: -79.419778), Type: 48.8, Overall height: 46.3 m, Registrant: 7703081986, Bridget.Carter@americantower.Com, 3200 COBB GALLERIA PKWY., SUITE 205, Phone: (Dep) art-ment

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

1
  • Lat: 35.170417 Lon: -79.441056, Call Sign: WQSA474
    Assigned Frequencies: 461.862 MHz, 466.862 MHzGrant Date: 08/22/2013, Expiration Date: 08/22/2023, Certifier: Mike LeonardRegistrant: Cara Enterprises Inc, Las Vegas, NV 89140-0124, Phone: (702) 838-9728, Fax: (702) 363-4607, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

14 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Whispering Pines)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

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  • Aircraft: CESSNA 182Q (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 112 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR O-470 SERIES (230 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 126JC , Serial Number: 18267134, Year manufactured: 1979, Airworthiness Date: 07/24/1979
    Registrant (Individual): James R Epting, 23 Birdie Dr, Whispering Pines, NC 28327
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 150M (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 81 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR 0-200 SERIES (100 HP) (4 Cycle)
    N-Number: 704ZH , Serial Number: 15078999, Year manufactured: 1976, Airworthiness Date: 11/24/1976
    Registrant (Co-Owned): Robert G Kroll, 64 Pine Lake Dr, Whispering Pines, NC 28327, Other Owners: Helen F Kroll

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 7
  • Hazardous Condition: 3

Incident types - Whispering Pines

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Whispering Pines, NC

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (95%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (3%)
  • Utility gas (1%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (1%)

Businesses in Whispering Pines, NC

  • Domino's Pizza: 1

Whispering Pines compared to North Carolina state average:

  • Median household income above state average.
  • Median house value above state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage below state average.
  • Median age above state average.
  • Renting percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher above state average.

Whispering Pines on our top lists:

  • #86 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in South Africa (population 500+)"
  • #88 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Southern Africa (population 500+)"
  • #53 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest number of people moving in compared to moving out (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #88 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest number of deaths per 1000 residents 2007-2013 (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #101 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest percentage of residents relocating from foreign countries between 2010 and 2011 (pop. 50,000+)"
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