White Lake, North Carolina

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Population in 2017: 766 (0% urban, 100% rural).
Population change since 2000: +44.8%
Males: 372  (48.6%)
Females: 394  (51.4%)
Median resident age:

50.8 years
North Carolina median age:

38.8 years

Zip codes: 28337.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $53,618 (it was $35,375 in 2000)
White Lake:

$53,618
NC:

$52,752

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $34,739 (it was $22,446 in 2000)

White Lake town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $158,546 (it was $80,700 in 2000)
White Lake:

$158,546
NC:

$171,200

Median gross rent in 2017: $833.

March 2019 cost of living index in White Lake: 81.1 (low, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 11.5%
(11.8% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 8.6% for Black residents, 20.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents)
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  • Races in White Lake, NC (2010)
    • 67584.2%White alone
    • 708.7%Hispanic
    • 425.2%Black alone
    • 60.7%Two or more races
    • 40.5%American Indian alone
    • 30.4%Asian alone
    • 20.2%Other race alone

Races in White Lake detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth

Crime rates in White Lake by year

Type

2005

2006

2007

2008

2009

2011

2014

2016

Murders
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
1
(184.2)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(128.5)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
2
(368.3)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
9
(1,651)
6
(1,105)
11
(1,893)
2
(354.0)
4
(776.7)
5
(615.8)
2
(253.5)
2
(257.1)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
33
(6,055)
27
(4,972)
31
(5,336)
15
(2,655)
15
(2,913)
11
(1,355)
9
(1,141)
17
(2,185)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
49
(8,991)
53
(9,761)
84
(14,458)
62
(10,973)
69
(13,398)
54
(6,650)
37
(4,689)
67
(8,612)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
3
(550.5)
5
(920.8)
1
(172.1)
5
(885.0)
1
(194.2)
5
(615.8)
0
(0.0)
3
(385.6)
Arson
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
City-Data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 274.0)1157.81291.01344.2766.4910.7533.3318.1682.5

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Crime rate in White Lake detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2018, including police officers: 6 (6 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

7.87
North Carolina average:

2.34
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Ancestries: American (51.4%), Scotch-Irish (7.9%), German (6.7%), Irish (4.3%), English (2.8%), Scottish (2.1%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated in 1951

Elevation: 70 feet

Land area: 0.89 square miles.

Population density: 859 people per square mile   (low).

White Lake, North Carolina map

34 residents are foreign born (2.1% Europe, 0.8% Latin America).

This town:

2.9%
North Carolina:

7.8%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $1,475 (0.7%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $1,157 (1.1%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Fayetteville, NC (38.3 miles , pop. 121,015).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Raleigh, NC (82.5 miles , pop. 276,093).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (414.4 miles , pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest cities:

Elizabethtown, NC (2.6 miles ),
Garland, NC (3.5 miles ),
Dublin, NC (3.6 miles ),
Clarkton, NC (3.7 miles ),
White Oak, NC (3.8 miles ),
Ivanhoe, NC (3.9 miles ),
Kelly, NC (4.0 miles ),
Ingold, NC (4.0 miles )

Latitude: 34.63 N, Longitude: 78.50 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 910

Distribution of median household income in White Lake, NC in 2017
Distribution of house value in White Lake, NC in 2017
White Lake satellite photo by USGS
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

5.0%
North Carolina:

4.1%
Most common industries in White Lake, NC (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Educational services (13.1%)
  • Food & beverage stores (7.6%)
  • Accommodation & food services (7.2%)
  • Public administration (6.4%)
  • Construction (5.2%)
  • Health care (4.8%)
  • Motor vehicle & parts dealers (4.8%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (9.4%)
  • Food & beverage stores (7.2%)
  • Public administration (7.2%)
  • Educational services (7.2%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (6.5%)
  • Accommodation & food services (6.5%)
  • Repair & maintenance (5.8%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Educational services (20.5%)
  • Health care (8.9%)
  • Food & beverage stores (8.0%)
  • Accommodation & food services (8.0%)
  • Finance & insurance (6.3%)
  • Public administration (5.4%)
  • Motor vehicle & parts dealers (4.5%)
Most common occupations in White Lake, NC (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (8.8%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (7.2%)
  • Cashiers (5.2%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (4.8%)
  • Operations specialties managers, except financial managers (4.0%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (3.6%)
  • Counselors, social workers, and other community and social service specialists (3.6%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (12.2%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (8.6%)
  • Operations specialties managers, except financial managers (5.8%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (5.0%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (4.3%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (4.3%)
  • Lawyers (3.6%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (12.5%)
  • Cashiers (7.1%)
  • Teachers, secondary school (6.3%)
  • Counselors, social workers, and other community and social service specialists (6.3%)
  • Textile, apparel, and furnishings workers (5.4%)
  • Other food preparation and serving workers, including supervisors (4.5%)
  • Personal appearance workers (4.5%)

Average climate in White Lake, North Carolina

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Tornado activity:

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

On 4/8/1957, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 22.0 miles away from the White Lake town center killed 4 people and injured 70 people.

On 3/28/1984, a category F4 tornado 29.9 miles away from the town center killed 4 people and injured 395 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

White Lake-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below North Carolina state average. It is 89% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 11/22/1974 at 05:25:55, a magnitude 4.7 (4.7 MB, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 152.7 miles away from the city center
On 8/2/1974 at 08:52:09, a magnitude 4.9 (4.3 MB, 4.9 LG) earthquake occurred 234.1 miles away from the city 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 143.6 miles away from the city center
On 11/11/2002 at 23:39:29, a magnitude 4.4 (4.0 MB, 4.4 LG, Depth: 1.5 mi) earthquake occurred 175.0 miles away from White Lake 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 207.1 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 112.0 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Bladen County (16) is greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 10
Emergencies Declared: 5

Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 12, Drought: 1, Fire: 1, Flood: 1, Storm: 1, Tornado: 1, Tropical Storm: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
White Lake topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near White Lake:

  • BLADEN COUNTY HOME HEALTH AGEN (Home Health Center, about 7 miles away; ELIZABETHTOWN, NC)
  • ELIZABETHTOWN HEALTHCARE AND REHAB CENTER (Nursing Home, about 7 miles away; ELIZABETHTOWN, NC)
  • CAPE FEAR VALLEY-BLADEN COUNTY HOSPITAL Critical Access Hospitals (about 7 miles away; ELIZABETHTOWN, NC)
  • BLADEN COUNTY HOSPITAL SNF (Nursing Home, about 7 miles away; ELIZABETHTOWN, NC)
  • NORTHRIDGE RESIDENTIAL (Hospital, about 14 miles away; CLARKTON, NC)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to White Lake:

  • Robeson Community College (about 29 miles; Lumberton, NC; Full-time enrollment: 2,322)
  • Fayetteville State University (about 38 miles; Fayetteville, NC; FT enrollment: 5,297)
  • Fayetteville Technical Community College (about 39 miles; Fayetteville, NC; FT enrollment: 10,114)
  • University of North Carolina at Pembroke (about 41 miles; Pembroke, NC; FT enrollment: 5,548)
  • Methodist University (about 41 miles; Fayetteville, NC; FT enrollment: 2,313)
  • Cape Fear Community College (about 42 miles; Wilmington, NC; FT enrollment: 8,372)
  • Miller-Motte College-Wilmington (about 46 miles; Wilmington, NC; FT enrollment: 2,395)

Public elementary/middle school in White Lake:

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Points of interest:

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Notable location: White Lake Police Department (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Cemetery: Carroll Cemetery (1). Display/hide its location on the map

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Bladen County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level less than 2 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Low Potential
Average household size:
This town:

2.3 people
North Carolina:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:

67.5%
Whole state:

66.7%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:

4.6%
Whole state:

5.9%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.6% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.3% of all households

For population 15 years and over in White Lake:

Marital status in White Lake, NC
  • Never married: 18.3%
  • Now married: 59.8%
  • Separated: 2.6%
  • Widowed: 7.1%
  • Divorced: 12.2%

For population 25 years and over in White Lake:

  • High school or higher: 94.6%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 37.1%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 17.8%
  • Unemployed: 1.2%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 23.5 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

11.3
North Carolina average:

11.9

Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for White Lake, NC (based on Bladen County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant10,82869
Black Protestant4,83429
Mainline Protestant3,03520
Catholic2221
Other141
None16,257-
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: 9
Bladen County:

2.79 / 10,000 pop.
North Carolina:

2.05 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 3
Here:

0.93 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.92 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 18
This county:

5.59 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.75 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 8
Here:

2.48 / 10,000 pop.
North Carolina:

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

11.4%
State:

9.8%
Adult obesity rate:
Bladen County:

30.9%
North Carolina:

28.3%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

16.2%
North Carolina:

15.6%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Here:

47.7%
North Carolina:

48.1%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
This city:

42.7%
North Carolina:

44.6%

Average BMI:
Here:

28.3
North Carolina:

28.8

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

22.0%
North Carolina:

21.2%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
White Lake:

10.4%
North Carolina:

10.8%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

6.8
State:

6.8

Overweight people:
White Lake:

33.7%
North Carolina:

33.6%

General health condition:
Here:

53.3%
North Carolina:

54.9%

Average condition of hearing:
White Lake:

76.0%
North Carolina:

79.3%

More about Health and Nutrition of White Lake, 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
Other Government Administration 8$5,710$8,5650$0
Police Protection - Officers 6$19,105$38,2102$598
Financial Administration 3$7,701$30,8042$691
Sewerage 2$8,149$48,8941$2,283
Water Supply 2$8,149$48,8940$0
Firefighters 1$3,656$43,8720$0
Streets and Highways 0$0 0$0
Solid Waste Management 0$0 1$492
Other and Unallocable 0$0 0$0
Totals for Government 22$52,470$28,6206$4,064

White Lake government finances - Expenditure in 2012 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $406,000 ($530.03)
    Sewerage: $375,000 ($489.56)
    Water Utilities: $343,000 ($447.78)
    Financial Administration: $288,000 ($375.98)
    Solid Waste Management: $258,000 ($336.81)
    Local Fire Protection: $127,000 ($165.80)
    Regular Highways: $66,000 ($86.16)
    General - Other: $54,000 ($70.50)
    Central Staff Services: $26,000 ($33.94)
    Natural Resources - Other: $5,000 ($6.53)
    Health - Other: $4,000 ($5.22)
    Housing and Community Development: $2,000 ($2.61)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $16,000 ($20.89)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $88,000 ($114.88)
    Local Fire Protection: $62,000 ($80.94)
    Police Protection: $25,000 ($32.64)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $388,000 ($506.53)

White Lake government finances - Revenue in 2012 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $418,000 ($545.69)
    Solid Waste Management: $252,000 ($328.98)
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities: $121,000 ($157.96)
  • Local Intergovernmental - Other: $42,000 ($54.83)
  • Miscellaneous - Rents: $16,000 ($20.89)
    Sale of Property: $8,000 ($10.44)
    Interest Earnings: $1,000 ($1.31)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $469,000 ($612.27)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $329,000 ($429.50)
    Highways: $73,000 ($95.30)
    Water Utilities: $30,000 ($39.16)
  • Tax - Property: $688,000 ($898.17)
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $12,000 ($15.67)
    Other License: $12,000 ($15.67)

White Lake government finances - Debt in 2012 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $965,000 ($1259.79)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $857,000 ($1118.80)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $108,000 ($140.99)

White Lake government finances - Cash and Securities in 2012 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $2,306,000 ($3010.44)
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $28,000 ($36.55)

4.70% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($35,157 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.70%
North Carolina average:

7.88%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Robeson County, NC  0.70% ($29,611 average AGI)
from Cumberland County, NC  0.63% ($27,877)
from Columbus County, NC  0.59% ($31,656)


5.30% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($30,162 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.30%
North Carolina average:

7.23%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Cumberland County, NC  0.94% ($34,608 average AGI)
to Robeson County, NC  0.79% ($26,780)
to Columbus County, NC  0.71% ($26,342)

Businesses in White Lake, NC

  • Dairy Queen: 1

Strongest AM radio stations in White Lake:

  • WBLA (1440 AM; 5 kW; ELIZABETHTOWN, NC; Owner: SOUND BUSINESS OF ELIZABETHTOWN, INC)
  • WPTF (680 AM; 50 kW; RALEIGH, NC; Owner: FIRST STATE COMMUNICATIONS)
  • WFNC (640 AM; 10 kW; FAYETTEVILLE, NC; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WENC (1220 AM; 5 kW; WHITEVILLE, NC; Owner: DHA COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WCLN (1170 AM; daytime; 5 kW; CLINTON, NC; Owner: BROADCASTING GOOD NEWS, INC.)
  • WKKE (1080 AM; daytime; 5 kW; ST. PAULS, NC; Owner: FERRIS YARNELL LOCKLEAR)
  • WMYT (1180 AM; daytime; 10 kW; CAROLINA BEACH, NC; Owner: FAMILY RADIO NETWORK, INC.)
  • WCKB (780 AM; 7 kW; DUNN, NC; Owner: NORTH CAROLINA CENTRAL BROADCASTERS, INC.)
  • WFTK (1030 AM; daytime; 50 kW; WAKE FOREST, NC; Owner: POSITIVE RADIO GROUP, INC.)
  • WSMO (1120 AM; 20 kW; CAMP LEJEUNE, NC; Owner: CTC MEDIA GROUP, INC.)
  • WAAV (980 AM; 5 kW; LELAND, NC; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WDJS (1430 AM; 10 kW; MOUNT OLIVE, NC; Owner: MOUNT OLIVE BROADCASTING CO.)
  • WCEO (840 AM; daytime; 50 kW; COLUMBIA, SC; Owner: EASTERN BROADCASTING GROUP, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in White Lake:

  • WGQR (105.7 FM; ELIZABETHTOWN, NC; Owner: SOUND BUSINESS OF ELIZABETHTOWN, INC)
  • WZFX (99.1 FM; WHITEVILLE, NC; Owner: WDAS LICENSE LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WHQR (91.3 FM; WILMINGTON, NC; Owner: FRIENDS OF PUBLIC RADIO, INC.)
  • WKXB (99.9 FM; BURGAW, NC; Owner: SEA-COMM, INC.)
  • WKML (95.7 FM; LUMBERTON, NC; Owner: WKML LICENSE LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WMNX (97.3 FM; WILMINGTON, NC; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WEGX (92.9 FM; DILLON, SC; Owner: QANTUM OF FLORENCE LICENSE COMPANY, LLC)
  • WFLB (96.5 FM; LAURINBURG, NC; Owner: WFLB LICENSE LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WQSM (98.1 FM; FAYETTEVILLE, NC; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WRCQ (103.5 FM; DUNN, NC; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)

TV broadcast stations around White Lake:

  • WECT (Channel 6; WILMINGTON, NC; Owner: RAYCOM AMERICA, INC.)
  • WUNJ-TV (Channel 39; WILMINGTON, NC; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF NORTH CAROLINA)
  • WSFX-TV (Channel 26; WILMINGTON, NC; Owner: SOUTHEASTERN MEDIA HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WPDE-TV (Channel 15; FLORENCE, SC; Owner: GRAND STRAND COMMUNICATIONS)
  • WWMB (Channel 21; FLORENCE, SC; Owner: ATLANTIC MEDIA GROUP, INC.)
  • WBTW (Channel 13; FLORENCE, SC; Owner: MEDIA GENERAL BROADCASTING OF SO. CAROLINA HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WUNU (Channel 31; LUMBERTON, NC; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF NORTH CAROLINA)
  • WFPX (Channel 62; FAYETTEVILLE, NC; Owner: PAXSON COMMUNICATIONS LICENSE COMPANY, LLC)
  • W67DU (Channel 67; LUMBERTON, NC; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • W19CA (Channel 19; LUMBERTON, NC; Owner: PACIFIC MEDIA CORPORATION)
  • WPEM-LP (Channel 47; LUMBERTON, NC; Owner: GERALD LOCKLEAR)

White Lake fatal accident list:

Jun 18, 2017 00:09 AM, Walter K Evans Rd, Lat: 34.743306, Lon: -78.415881, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1, Drunk persons involved: 1
Jul 24, 2016 09:07 PM, Sr-41, Lat: 34.656339, Lon: -78.493167, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Mar 13, 2012 10:32 PM, Us-701, Lat: 34.656628, Lon: -78.502508, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Pedestrians: 1, Fatalities: 1
May 15, 1994 02:02 AM, Nc53, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1, Drunk persons involved: 1
Apr 27, 1993 10:23 AM, Us701, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Feb 17, 1984 07:33 AM, 53, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 4, Fatalities: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 4Number of bridges
  • 30ft / 9.0mTotal length
  • 13,330Total average daily traffic
  • 1,019Total average daily truck traffic
  • 26,650Total future (year 2025) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

29 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in White Lake)

FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers:

1
  • Hwy 53 8 Miles Se Of (Lat: 34.575722 Lon: -78.436667), Structure height: 87 m, Call Sign: KIN542,
    Assigned Frequencies: 450.850 MHz, 455.850 MHz, Grant Date: 01/16/1986, Expiration Date: 12/01/2012, Cancellation Date: 09/06/2012, Registrant: Covington & Burling LLP, 1201 Pennsylvania Avenue, N.W., Washington, DC 20004, Phone: (202) 662-5345, Fax: (202) 778-5345, Email:

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

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  • WHITE LAKE, NC, Lat: 34.643333 Lon: -78.497778, Call Sign: WQQN443,
    Assigned Frequencies: 462.187 MHz, 462.387 MHz, Grant Date: 02/01/2013, Expiration Date: 02/01/2023, Certifier: Larry Murphy, Registrant: Aclara, 30400 Solon Rd, Solon, OH 44139, Phone: (440) 528-7200, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

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  • WHITE LAKE, 2 Mi Ene Of (Lat: 34.664056 Lon: -78.457500), Overall height: 103.9 m, Call Sign: WGI48,
    Assigned Frequencies: 6197.24 MHz, 6197.24 MHz, 6345.49 MHz, 6345.49 MHz, 6256.50 MHz, 6256.50 MHz, 6315.84 MHz, 6315.84 MHz, 6375.20 MHz, 6375.20 MHz, Grant Date: 02/15/2000, Expiration Date: 02/01/2010, Cancellation Date: 08/13/2001, Phone: (404) 810-4020, Fax: (404) 810-7349, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

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  • Call Sign: KF4QEJ, Licensee ID: L00152771, Grant Date: 02/27/2007, Expiration Date: 03/24/2017, Cancellation Date: 03/26/2019, Certifier: Richard A Berry, Registrant: Richard A Berry, 44 Womack Way, White Lake, NC 28337
  • Call Sign: KG4IUR, Licensee ID: L00272350, Grant Date: 04/30/2010, Expiration Date: 07/28/2020, Certifier: James A Thompson, Registrant: James A Thompson, 1879 White Lake Dr Pmb 7178, White Lake, NC 28337
  • Call Sign: KJ4JJQ, Licensee ID: L01466155, Grant Date: 02/11/2019, Expiration Date: 02/11/2029, Certifier: William D Porter, Registrant: William D Porter, 56 Clinton Rd, White Lake, NC 28337

FAA Registered Aircraft Manufacturers and Dealers:

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  • R & T AVIATION INC, 289 Turtle Cove Dr, White Lake, NC 28337
    Certificate: D003216 (Corporation), Certificate Issue Date: 01/17/2012, Expiration Date: 01/16/2013

FAA Registered Aircraft:

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  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-20 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 94 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-290 SERIES (140 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 1819A , Serial Number: 20-872, Year manufactured: 1952
    Registrant (Corporation): White Lake Air Svc, , White Lake, NC 28337
  • Aircraft: TURNER JACK A RV 4 (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: Reciprocating
    N-Number: 443JT , Serial Number: 16600-3-475, Certificate Issue Date: 05/08/2008
    Registrant (Individual): Raymond L Coats, 23 Turtle Cove Dr, White Lake, NC 28337
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-28-180 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 107 mph), Engine: LYCOMING O&VO-360 SER (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 4752L , Serial Number: 28-4082, Year manufactured: 1967, Airworthiness Date: 05/16/1967, Certificate Issue Date: 10/11/2012
    Registrant (Corporation): R & T Aviation Inc, 289 Turtle Cove Dr, White Lake, NC 28337
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 172L (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 105 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-320 SERIES (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 7893G , Serial Number: 17259593, Year manufactured: 1970, Airworthiness Date: 01/27/1971, Certificate Issue Date: 11/22/2010
    Registrant (Individual): Cecil Max Coates, 31 Turtle Cove Dr, White Lake, NC 28337
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 150F (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 90 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR 0-200 SERIES (100 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 8519G , Serial Number: 15062619, Airworthiness Date: 12/13/1965, Certificate Issue Date: 04/22/2019
    Registrant (Individual): James A Nunnery, 1879 White Lake Dr Pmb 7012, White Lake, NC 28337
    Deregistered: Cancel Date: 03/20/2018

2004 - 2018 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year Based on the data from the years 2004 - 2018 the average number of fires per year is 23. The highest number of fire incidents - 45 took place in 2014, and the least - 2 in 2017. The data has a declining trend.
    Fire incident types in White Lake, NC When looking into fire subcategories, the most incidents belonged to: Structure Fires (44.5%), and Outside Fires (31.7%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in White Lake, NC
    • 15344.5%Structure Fires
    • 10931.7%Outside Fires
    • 4814.0%Other
    • 349.9%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for White Lake, NC
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in White Lake, NC
  • 82.2%Electricity
  • 11.5%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 3.6%Utility gas
  • 1.8%Wood
  • 1.0%No fuel used
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in White Lake, NC
  • 91.2%Electricity
  • 7.4%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 1.4%Utility gas


White Lake compared to North Carolina state average:

  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage 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.

White Lake on our top lists:

  • #95 on the list of "Top 100 least-safe cities (highest city-data.com crime index)"
  • #35 (28337) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the largest percentage of Scottish first ancestries (pop 5,000+)"
  • #93 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the smallest number of people without health insurance coverage in 2000"
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