White Pine, Tennessee

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Population in 2017: 2,279 (97% urban, 3% rural).
Population change since 2000: +14.1%
 
Males: 1,041  (45.7%)
Females: 1,238  (54.3%)
Median resident age:

34.5 years
Tennessee median age:

38.6 years

Zip codes: 37890.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $33,913 (it was $25,078 in 2000)
White Pine:

$33,913
TN:

$51,340

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $20,724 (it was $12,605 in 2000)

White Pine town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $127,419 (it was $68,300 in 2000)
White Pine:

$127,419
TN:

$167,500

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $149,066; detached houses: $150,024; mobile homes: $132,970

Median gross rent in 2017: $652.

March 2019 cost of living index in White Pine: 78.8 (low, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 21.6%
(22.7% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 14.3% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 40.9% for other race residents, 33.4% for two or more races residents)
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  • Races in White Pine, TN (2010)
    • 1,92987.8%White alone
    • 1928.7%Hispanic
    • 401.8%Two or more races
    • 231.0%Black alone
    • 60.3%American Indian alone
    • 40.2%Asian alone
    • 20.09%Other race alone

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



According to our research of Tennessee and other state lists, there were 16 registered sex offenders living in White Pine, Tennessee as of July 15, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in White Pine is 141 to 1.


Crime rates in White Pine by year

Type

2005

2006

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

2014

2015

2016

2017

2018

Murders
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(45.4)
0
(0.0)
1
(44.9)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
2
(96.8)
1
(48.1)
1
(47.6)
2
(95.2)
1
(46.3)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(44.7)
0
(0.0)
1
(44.1)
0
(0.0)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
1
(48.4)
0
(0.0)
2
(95.3)
1
(47.6)
2
(92.6)
2
(90.8)
5
(225.6)
3
(134.8)
2
(89.8)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
3
(133.3)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
1
(48.4)
0
(0.0)
6
(285.9)
14
(666.3)
6
(277.9)
6
(272.5)
4
(180.5)
4
(179.8)
1
(44.9)
7
(313.3)
1
(44.7)
1
(44.4)
0
(0.0)
6
(262.2)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
13
(629.2)
13
(624.7)
14
(667.0)
14
(666.3)
12
(555.8)
20
(908.3)
15
(676.9)
5
(224.7)
9
(404.1)
5
(223.8)
11
(492.2)
6
(266.7)
8
(352.4)
9
(393.4)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
84
(4,066)
88
(4,229)
151
(7,194)
100
(4,760)
83
(3,844)
101
(4,587)
92
(4,152)
79
(3,551)
82
(3,682)
76
(3,402)
68
(3,043)
60
(2,667)
52
(2,291)
35
(1,530)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
5
(242.0)
6
(288.3)
10
(476.4)
14
(666.3)
6
(277.9)
4
(181.7)
6
(270.8)
4
(179.8)
1
(44.9)
2
(89.5)
2
(89.5)
8
(355.6)
3
(132.2)
6
(262.2)
Arson
(per 100,000)
1
(48.4)
1
(48.1)
1
(47.6)
2
(95.2)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
2
(89.9)
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)327.7274.4496.4514.0335.3434.2338.9338.4215.1221.6208.1202.7162.1162.2

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City-data.com crime index in White Pine, TN

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

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2018, including police officers: 11 (10 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

4.37
Tennessee average:

2.56
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Ancestries: American (50.5%), English (7.1%), Irish (5.4%), Scottish (5.0%), German (4.0%), Scotch-Irish (2.0%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated in 1915

Elevation: 1140 feet

Land area: 2.54 square miles.

Population density: 898 people per square mile   (low).

White Pine, Tennessee map

224 residents are foreign born (9.3% Latin America).

This town:

9.3%
Tennessee:

5.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $755 (0.7%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $940 (0.6%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Knoxville, TN (37.6 miles , pop. 173,890).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Fayette, KY (148.5 miles , pop. 260,512).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (461.2 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities:

Baneberry, TN (2.1 miles ),
Morristown, TN (2.7 miles ),
Alpha, TN (2.8 miles ),
Centerview, TN (2.8 miles ),
Dandridge, TN (3.0 miles ),
Jefferson City, TN (3.3 miles ),
Newport, TN (3.4 miles ),
Chestnut Hill, TN (3.4 miles )

Latitude: 36.11 N, Longitude: 83.29 W

Area code: 865

Distribution of median household income in White Pine, TN in 2017
Distribution of house value in White Pine, TN in 2017
White Pine satellite photo by USGS

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 8 buildings, average cost: $64,000
  • 1998: 12 buildings, average cost: $56,300
  • 1999: 11 buildings, average cost: $86,500
  • 2000: 5 buildings, average cost: $65,600
  • 2001: 5 buildings, average cost: $41,400
  • 2002: 7 buildings, average cost: $97,000
  • 2003: 2 buildings, average cost: $67,500
  • 2004: 9 buildings, average cost: $74,900
  • 2005: 15 buildings, average cost: $76,100
  • 2006: 2 buildings, average cost: $83,200
  • 2007: 27 buildings, average cost: $89,900
  • 2008: 12 buildings, average cost: $61,500
  • 2009: 13 buildings, average cost: $61,000
  • 2010: 2 buildings, average cost: $87,500
  • 2015: 5 buildings, average cost: $70,400
  • 2016: 14 buildings, average cost: $50,000
Number of permits per 10,000 White Pine, TN residents
Average permit cost in White Pine, TN
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

3.7%
Tennessee:

3.3%
Population change in the 1990s: +111 (+5.9%).
Most common industries in White Pine, TN (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Construction (10.2%)
  • Health care (7.8%)
  • Educational services (6.7%)
  • Furniture & related product manufacturing (5.3%)
  • Food & beverage stores (5.2%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (5.2%)
  • Transportation equipment (4.6%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (18.5%)
  • Furniture & related product manufacturing (8.0%)
  • Truck transportation (7.8%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (6.8%)
  • Transportation equipment (6.6%)
  • Food & beverage stores (3.4%)
  • Paper (3.2%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (15.1%)
  • Educational services (13.0%)
  • Food & beverage stores (7.0%)
  • Accommodation & food services (6.8%)
  • Leather & allied products (6.2%)
  • Department & other general merchandise stores (5.7%)
  • Personal & laundry services (4.4%)
Most common occupations in White Pine, TN (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (9.5%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (6.0%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (5.4%)
  • Cashiers (5.0%)
  • Textile, apparel, and furnishings workers (4.5%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (4.1%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (3.3%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (11.9%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (10.5%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (8.0%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (6.3%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (6.3%)
  • Construction laborers (5.6%)
  • Sales representatives, services, wholesale and manufacturing (5.6%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Cashiers (8.8%)
  • Textile, apparel, and furnishings workers (8.3%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (7.0%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (6.5%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (5.7%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (4.9%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (4.4%)

Average climate in White Pine, Tennessee

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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White Pine, Tennessee environmental map by EPA

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Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI NO2 SO2 Ozone PM10
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2015 was 61.8. This is better than average.

City:

61.8
U.S.:

74.2
Nitrogen Dioxide Level

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2006 was 4.41. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 8.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

4.41
U.S.:

5.56
Sulfur Dioxide Level

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2006 was 4.50. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 8.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

4.50
U.S.:

1.79
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2006 was 36.4. This is about average. Closest monitor was 16.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

36.4
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2015 was 26.0. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 16.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

26.0
U.S.:

19.6

Tornado activity:

White Pine-area historical tornado activity is significantly below Tennessee state average. It is 59% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 2/21/1993, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 37.9 miles away from the White Pine town center injured 3 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 5/9/1988, a category F3 tornado 39.4 miles away from the town center killed one person and injured 15 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

White Pine-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Tennessee state average. It is 79% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

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 149.4 miles away from White Pine center
On 11/30/1973 at 07:48:41, a magnitude 4.7 (4.7 MB, 4.6 ML, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 43.2 miles away from White Pine center
On 8/2/1974 at 08:52:09, a magnitude 4.9 (4.3 MB, 4.9 LG) earthquake occurred 161.3 miles away from the city center
On 4/29/2003 at 08:59:39, a magnitude 4.9 (4.4 MB, 4.6 MW, 4.9 LG, Depth: 12.2 mi) earthquake occurred 172.8 miles away from White Pine center
On 9/7/1988 at 02:28:09, a magnitude 4.6 (4.5 MB, 4.6 LG) earthquake occurred 144.4 miles away from the city center
On 4/18/2008 at 09:36:59, a magnitude 5.4 (5.1 MB, 4.8 MS, 5.4 MW, 5.2 MW, Depth: 8.9 mi) earthquake occurred 300.3 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Jefferson County (12) is near the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 10
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 8, Storms: 6, Tornadoes: 5, Heavy Rains: 2, Winter Storms: 2, Flash Flood: 1, Hurricane: 1, Snowfall: 1, Wind: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
White Pine topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near White Pine:

  • AMEDISYS HOME HEALTH CARE (Home Health Center, about 7 miles away; MORRISTOWN, TN)
  • MORRISTOWN DIALYSIS CENTER (Dialysis Facility, about 7 miles away; MORRISTOWN, TN)
  • COVENANT HOMECARE (Home Health Center, about 7 miles away; MORRISTOWN, TN)
  • COVENANT HOMECARE HOSPICE (Hospital, about 7 miles away; MORRISTOWN, TN)
  • FMC MORRISTOWN (Dialysis Facility, about 8 miles away; MORRISTOWN, TN)
  • LIFE CARE CENTER OF MORRISTOWN (Nursing Home, about 8 miles away; MORRISTOWN, TN)
  • LAKEWAY REGIONAL HOSPITAL Acute Care Hospitals (about 8 miles away; MORRISTOWN, TN)

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

  • Walters State Community College (about 8 miles; Morristown, TN; Full-time enrollment: 4,359)
  • Tusculum College (about 30 miles; Greeneville, TN; FT enrollment: 2,070)
  • The University of Tennessee-Knoxville (about 38 miles; Knoxville, TN; FT enrollment: 25,483)
  • Lincoln Memorial University (about 39 miles; Harrogate, TN; FT enrollment: 3,706)
  • Pellissippi State Community College (about 51 miles; Knoxville, TN; FT enrollment: 7,271)
  • University of North Carolina at Asheville (about 54 miles; Asheville, NC; FT enrollment: 3,312)
  • East Tennessee State University (about 54 miles; Johnson City, TN; FT enrollment: 12,774)

Public elementary/middle school in White Pine:

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Library in White Pine:

  • WHITE PINE PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $77,520; Location: 1708 MAIN ST; 16,895 books; 14 e-books; 982 audio materials; 1,235 video materials; 3 local licensed databases; 32 state licensed databases; 45 print serial subscriptions)

User-submitted facts and corrections:

  • church, First United Methodist Church

Points of interest:

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Notable location: White Pine Volunteer Fire Department (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Churches in White Pine include: White Pine First Baptist Church (A), Hankins Chapel (B), Harris Chapel United Church (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

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

Hotels: Days Inn (3670 Roy Messer Highway), Christian Traveling Lodge (3683 Roy Messer Highway), Crown Inn (1148 Phillips Road), Days Inn White Pine (3670 Roy Messer Highway).

Jefferson County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential

Drinking water stations with addresses in White Pine and their reported violations in the past:

WHITE PINE WATER SYSTEM (Population served: 3,504, Groundwater under infl of surface water):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring, Turbidity (Enhanced SWTR) - In JUN-2010, Contaminant: IESWTR. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUL-30-2010), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUL-30-2010), St Compliance achieved (JUL-31-2010), St Public Notif received (JUN-11-2012)
  • 4 minor monitoring violations
SPRING VILLAGE MHP (Population served: 100, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between OCT-2011 and DEC-2011, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (FEB-02-2012), St Violation/Reminder Notice (FEB-02-2012), St Compliance achieved (MAR-31-2012), St Public Notif received (JUN-11-2012)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JUL-2011 and SEP-2011, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (NOV-01-2011), St Violation/Reminder Notice (NOV-01-2011), St Compliance achieved (MAR-31-2012)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between OCT-2007 and DEC-2007, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (MAR-11-2008), St Violation/Reminder Notice (MAR-11-2008), St Compliance achieved (MAR-31-2008)
  • 4 routine major monitoring violations
  • 4 regular monitoring violations
Average household size:
This town:

2.5 people
Tennessee:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:

69.3%
Whole state:

67.3%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:

5.9%
Whole state:

5.8%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.2% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.2% of all households
13 people in emergency and transitional shelters (with sleeping facilities) for people experiencing homelessness in 2010

Banks with branches in White Pine (2011 data):

  • Citizens National Bank: White Pine Branch at 2002 Walnut Street, branch established on 2008/03/31. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $859.8 mil, Deposits: $676.2 mil, headquarters in Sevierville, TN, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 18 total offices, Holding Company: Cnb Bancshares, Inc.
  • U.S. Bank National Association: White Pine Branch at 1715 Main Street, branch established on 1906/01/01. Info updated 2012/01/30: Bank assets: $330,470.8 mil, Deposits: $236,091.5 mil, headquarters in Cincinnati, OH, positive income, 3121 total offices, Holding Company: U.S. Bancorp
  • First Tennessee Bank, National Association: White Pine Branch at 1921 Walnut Street, branch established on 1976/05/01. Info updated 2009/09/08: Bank assets: $24,563.4 mil, Deposits: $16,402.1 mil, headquarters in Memphis, TN, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 180 total offices, Holding Company: First Horizon National Corporation

For population 15 years and over in White Pine:

Marital status in White Pine, TN
  • Never married: 27.7%
  • Now married: 49.9%
  • Separated: 3.6%
  • Widowed: 7.1%
  • Divorced: 11.8%

For population 25 years and over in White Pine:

  • High school or higher: 75.8%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 10.2%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 3.4%
  • Unemployed: 7.1%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 23.4 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

13.0
Tennessee average:

11.6

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2017
Means of transportation to work in 2017 - White Pine
Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for White Pine, TN (based on Jefferson County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant21,70372
Mainline Protestant4,67533
Catholic6981
Black Protestant5054
Other41
None23,822-
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: 5
Here:

1.00 / 10,000 pop.
Tennessee:

1.99 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
This county:

0.20 / 10,000 pop.
Tennessee:

0.17 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 2
Jefferson County:

0.40 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.65 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 27
Jefferson County:

5.38 / 10,000 pop.
Tennessee:

5.16 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 24
Here:

4.79 / 10,000 pop.
State:

6.56 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

10.9%
Tennessee:

11.4%
Adult obesity rate:
Here:

28.8%
Tennessee:

30.2%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Jefferson County:

13.4%
Tennessee:

13.5%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
White Pine:

45.4%
State:

48.2%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
White Pine:

39.3%
State:

44.4%

Average BMI:
White Pine:

28.7
Tennessee:

28.9

People feeling badly about themselves:
White Pine:

24.2%
Tennessee:

21.7%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Here:

12.1%
Tennessee:

10.8%

Average hours sleeping at night:
White Pine:

6.8
Tennessee:

6.8

Overweight people:
White Pine:

33.6%
Tennessee:

33.9%

General health condition:
This city:

50.7%
Tennessee:

54.7%

Average condition of hearing:
White Pine:

75.1%
State:

78.6%

More about Health and Nutrition of White Pine, TN 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
Police Protection - Officers 8$21,957$32,9360$0
Water Supply 2$9,176$55,0560$0
Streets and Highways 2$4,340$26,0400$0
Sewerage 2$4,637$27,8220$0
Solid Waste Management 2$4,092$24,5520$0
Financial Administration 1$3,521$42,2520$0
Police - Other 1$1,949$23,3880$0
Other Government Administration 0$0 8$5,563
Firefighters 0$0 21$1,512
Parks and Recreation 0$0 1$340
Totals for Government 18$49,672$33,11530$7,415

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

  • Construction - Water Utilities: $176,000 ($77.23)
    Sewerage: $148,000 ($64.94)
  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $570,000 ($250.11)
    Water Utilities: $323,000 ($141.73)
    Sewerage: $296,000 ($129.88)
    Central Staff Services: $201,000 ($88.20)
    Regular Highways: $171,000 ($75.03)
    Local Fire Protection: $86,000 ($37.74)
    Solid Waste Management: $48,000 ($21.06)
    Libraries: $26,000 ($11.41)
    Public Welfare - Other: $9,000 ($3.95)
    Health - Other: $6,000 ($2.63)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $6,000 ($2.63)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $13,000 ($5.70)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $65,000 ($28.52)
    Police Protection: $21,000 ($9.21)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $693,000 ($304.08)

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

  • Charges - Sewerage: $331,000 ($145.24)
    Solid Waste Management: $24,000 ($10.53)
    Other: $13,000 ($5.70)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Sewerage: $173,000 ($75.91)
    Water Utilities: $45,000 ($19.75)
    Highways: $4,000 ($1.76)
  • Local Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $505,000 ($221.59)
  • Miscellaneous - Donations From Private Sources: $55,000 ($24.13)
    General Revenue - Other: $31,000 ($13.60)
    Fines and Forfeits: $13,000 ($5.70)
    Rents: $8,000 ($3.51)
    Interest Earnings: $2,000 ($0.88)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $426,000 ($186.92)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $185,000 ($81.18)
    Other: $6,000 ($2.63)
    Highways: $5,000 ($2.19)
  • Tax - Property: $475,000 ($208.42)
    Alcoholic Beverage Sales: $103,000 ($45.20)
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $48,000 ($21.06)
    Public Utilities Sales: $34,000 ($14.92)
    Other License: $5,000 ($2.19)

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

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $758,000 ($332.60)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $712,000 ($312.42)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $46,000 ($20.18)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $1,206,000 ($529.18)

8.98% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($43,595 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

8.98%
Tennessee average:

7.15%

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 Hamblen County, TN  1.42% ($31,519 average AGI)
from Knox County, TN  1.34% ($49,588)
from Sevier County, TN  1.22% ($34,728)


8.51% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($35,258 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

8.51%
Tennessee average:

6.65%

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 Hamblen County, TN  1.64% ($34,361 average AGI)
to Knox County, TN  1.50% ($38,117)
to Sevier County, TN  1.21% ($29,068)
Businesses in White Pine, TN
NameCountNameCount
Days Inn1SONIC Drive-In1
Dunkin Donuts1Subway1
FedEx1U-Haul2
Lane Furniture1UPS1
McDonald's1Wendy's1

Strongest AM radio stations in White Pine:

  • WMTN (1300 AM; 5 kW; MORRISTOWN, TN)
  • WCRK (1150 AM; 5 kW; MORRISTOWN, TN; Owner: RADIO ACQUISITION CORP.)
  • WKVL (850 AM; daytime; 50 kW; KNOXVILLE, TN; Owner: HORNE RADIO, LLC)
  • WLIK (1270 AM; 5 kW; NEWPORT, TN; Owner: WLIK, INC)
  • WFGW (1010 AM; 50 kW; BLACK MOUNTAIN, NC; Owner: BLUE RIDGE BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WSEV (930 AM; 5 kW; SEVIERVILLE, TN; Owner: EAST TENNESSEE RADIO GROUP, L.P.)
  • WVLZ (1180 AM; daytime; 10 kW; KNOXVILLE, TN; Owner: KIRKLAND WIRELESS BROADCASTERS, INC.)
  • WNOX (990 AM; 10 kW; KNOXVILLE, TN)
  • WNPC (1060 AM; daytime; 1 kW; NEWPORT, TN; Owner: HARRIS BROADCASTING INCORPORATED)
  • WLFJ (660 AM; daytime; 50 kW; GREENVILLE, SC; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WRJZ (620 AM; 5 kW; KNOXVILLE, TN; Owner: TENNESSEE MEDIA ASSOCIATES, INC)
  • WKJV (1380 AM; 25 kW; ASHEVILLE, NC; Owner: INTERNATIONAL BAPTIST OUTREACH MISSIONS)
  • WQBB (1040 AM; daytime; 10 kW; POWELL, TN; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)

Strongest FM radio stations in White Pine:

  • WNPC-FM (92.9 FM; NEWPORT, TN; Owner: HARRIS BROADCASTING INC DBA WNPC INC)
  • WMXK (94.1 FM; MORRISTOWN, TN; Owner: HORNE RADIO, LLC)
  • WIMZ-FM (103.5 FM; KNOXVILLE, TN; Owner: SOUTH CENTRAL COMM., CORP.)
  • WBGQ (100.7 FM; BULLS GAP, TN; Owner: CHEROKEE BROADCASTING)
  • WIVK-FM (107.7 FM; KNOXVILLE, TN; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WWST (102.1 FM; SEVIERVILLE, TN; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • WJDT (106.5 FM; ROGERSVILLE, TN; Owner: C & S BROADCASTING)
  • WEZG (99.3 FM; JEFFERSON CITY, TN; Owner: EAST TENNESSEE RADIO GROUP, L.P.)
  • WOKI-FM (100.3 FM; OAK RIDGE, TN; Owner: OAK RIDGE FM, INC.)
  • W237AR (95.3 FM; HAZELWOOD, ETC., NC; Owner: WESTERN NORTH CAROLINA PUBLIC RADIO)
  • WUOT (91.9 FM; KNOXVILLE, TN; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF TENNESSEE)
  • WMIT (106.9 FM; BLACK MOUNTAIN, NC; Owner: BLUE RIDGE BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WTFM (98.5 FM; KINGSPORT, TN; Owner: HOLSTON VALLEY BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WNCW (88.7 FM; SPINDALE, NC; Owner: ISOTHERMAL COMMUNITY COLLEGE)
  • WCTU (105.9 FM; TAZEWELL, TN; Owner: STAIR COMPANY, INC)
  • WKSF (99.9 FM; ASHEVILLE, NC; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WJXB-FM (97.5 FM; KNOXVILLE, TN; Owner: SOUTH CENTRAL COMMUNICATIONS CORP.)
  • WQNS (104.9 FM; WAYNESVILLE, NC; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WSEV-FM (105.5 FM; GATLINBURG, TN; Owner: EAST TENNESSEE RADIO GROUP, L.P.)
  • WAEZ (94.9 FM; GREENEVILLE, TN; Owner: BRISTOL BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around White Pine:

  • WKOP-TV (Channel 15; KNOXVILLE, TN; Owner: EAST TENNESSEE PUBLIC COMMUNICATIONS CORP.)
  • WBIR-TV (Channel 10; KNOXVILLE, TN; Owner: GANNETT PACIFIC CORPORATION)
  • WVLT-TV (Channel 8; KNOXVILLE, TN; Owner: WVLT LICENSEE CORP.)
  • WATE-TV (Channel 6; KNOXVILLE, TN; Owner: WATE, G.P.)
  • WTNZ (Channel 43; KNOXVILLE, TN; Owner: RAYCOM AMERICA, INC.)
  • WASV-TV (Channel 62; ASHEVILLE, NC; Owner: MEDIA GENERAL BROADCASTING OF SOUTH CAROLINA HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WEEE-LP (Channel 32; KNOXVILLE, TN; Owner: TIGER EYE BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WEZK-LP (Channel 28; KNOXVILLE, TN; Owner: SOUTH CENTRAL COMMUNICATIONS CORP.)
  • WJZC-LP (Channel 22; SEVIERVILLE, TN; Owner: SOUTH CENTRAL COMMUNICATIONS CORP.)
  • WVLR (Channel 48; TAZEWELL, TN; Owner: VOLUNTEER CHRISTIAN TELEVISION, INC.)
  • W61DG (Channel 61; MORRISTOWN, TN; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • White Pine, Tennessee
  • Fatal accident count26
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents46
  • Fatal accidents involving drunk persons:6
  • Fatalities29
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents83
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents0
  • Tennessee average
  • Fatal accident count19788
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents29710
  • Fatal accidents involving drunk persons7004
  • Fatalities21998
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents48723
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents1365
See more detailed statistics of White Pine fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2017 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 33Number of bridges
  • 272ft / 82.9mTotal length
  • $12,219,000Total costs
  • 547,950Total average daily traffic
  • 149,973Total average daily truck traffic
  • 602,768Total future (year 2037) average daily traffic
New bridges in White Pine, TN - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 21910-1919
  • 21930-1939
  • 11950-1959
  • 151960-1969
  • 11970-1979
  • 31980-1989
  • 41990-1999
  • 52000-2009
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for White Pine, TN

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

43 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in White Pine)

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

3
  • Police Dept City Hall (Lat: 36.111194 Lon: -83.287389), Call Sign: WDN202,
    Assigned Frequencies: 465.475 MHz, Grant Date: 01/06/1998, Expiration Date: 03/01/2003, Cancellation Date: 06/01/2003, Registrant: City Of White Pine, City Hall, White Pine, TN 37890
  • 1319 State St (Lat: 36.107500 Lon: -83.286944), Call Sign: WPTN478,
    Assigned Frequencies: 33.4000 MHz, 154.540 MHz, 33.1600 MHz, 154.515 MHz, 30.8400 MHz, 35.0200 MHz, 31.2400 MHz, 151.835 MHz, Grant Date: 11/07/2001, Expiration Date: 11/07/2011, Cancellation Date: 01/07/2012, Certifier: Trish Beck, Registrant: Hm Electronics, Inc., 6675 Mesa Ridge Rd, San Diego, CA 92121, Phone: (858) 535-6166, Fax: (858) 552-0139, Email:
  • Spencer Hale, Spencer Hale Rd Rr Crossing At Mp 13.21bl (Lat: 36.133722 Lon: -83.229333), Type: Bant, Structure height: 2.5 m, Overall height: 3.1 m, Call Sign: WPZZ213, Licensee ID: L00008014,
    Assigned Frequencies: 160.950 MHz, 161.535 MHz, Grant Date: 01/14/2014, Expiration Date: 04/13/2024, Certifier: Jerry R Celio, Registrant: Norfolk Southern Railway Company, 1200 Peachtree Street, Nw, Box 123, Atlanta, GA 30309, Phone: (404) 582-6224, Fax: (404) 582-6209, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

5
  • BUEHLS CHPL, 5037 Buel Chapel Rd. (Lat: 36.149444 Lon: -83.234167), Type: Tower, Structure height: 91.4 m, Overall height: 96 m, Call Sign: WPQX581,
    Assigned Frequencies: 6256.54 MHz, 6256.54 MHz, 6197.24 MHz, Grant Date: 10/13/2010, Expiration Date: 11/08/2020, Cancellation Date: 02/18/2014, Certifier: John T Scott Iii, Registrant: Verizon Wireless, 1120 Sanctuary Pkwy, #150 Gasa5reg, Alpharetta, GA 30009-7630, Phone: (770) 797-1070, Fax: (770) 797-1036, Email:
  • WHITE PINE, Lat: 36.108083 Lon: -83.334944, Call Sign: WQFP409,
    Assigned Frequencies: 956.443 MHz, 956.443 MHz, Grant Date: 06/08/2016, Expiration Date: 08/30/2026, Certifier: Bill Gunter, Registrant: Metro Communications LLC, 1210 Elm Street, Knoxville, TN 37921, Phone: (865) 546-0311, Fax: (865) 546-8666, Email:
  • BIG SPRINGS, Bell Farm On Home Valley Road (Lat: 36.114389 Lon: -83.337194), Type: Tower, Structure height: 76.2 m, Overall height: 79.2 m, Call Sign: WQNJ823,
    Assigned Frequencies: 11445.0 MHz, 11215.0 MHz, 11285.0 MHz, Grant Date: 02/28/2011, Expiration Date: 02/28/2021, Certifier: Christopher L Harris, Registrant: Conterra Ultra Broadband, LLC, 2101 Rexford Road Suite 200 E, Charlotte, NC 28211, Phone: (704) 936-1801, Fax: (704) 936-1801, Email:
  • BUELLS CHAP, 5037 Buel Chapel Rd. (Lat: 36.149500 Lon: -83.234194), Type: Tower, Structure height: 91.4 m, Overall height: 96 m, Call Sign: WQNJ824,
    Assigned Frequencies: 11485.0 MHz, Grant Date: 02/28/2011, Expiration Date: 02/28/2021, Certifier: Christopher L Harris, Registrant: Conterra Ultra Broadband, LLC, 2101 Rexford Road Suite 200 E, Charlotte, NC 28211, Phone: (704) 936-1801, Fax: (704) 936-1801, Email:
  • BUELLS CHAPEL, 5037 Buel Chapel Rd. (Lat: 36.149444 Lon: -83.234167), Type: Mtower, Structure height: 91.4 m, Overall height: 96 m, Call Sign: WRCE870,
    Assigned Frequencies: 11445.0 MHz, 11445.0 MHz, 11525.0 MHz, 11525.0 MHz, Grant Date: 09/13/2018, Expiration Date: 09/13/2028, Certifier: Gina Cacciatore, Registrant: Verizon Wireless, 5055 North Point Pkwy Np2ne Network Engineereing, Alpharetta, GA 30041, Phone: (770) 797-1070, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

43 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in White Pine)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

4
  • Aircraft: RAPID LAUNCH SPORTSMAN (Category: Sea, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: HIRTH F30 (80 HP) (2 Cycle)
    N-Number: 273CF , Serial Number: CMLF-3, Airworthiness Date: 01/21/2010, Certificate Issue Date: 01/28/2014
    Registrant (Individual): Richard John Powers, Po Box 193, White Pine, TN 37890
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 182E (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 119 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR O-470 SERIES (230 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 2851Y , Serial Number: 18253851, Year manufactured: 1962, Airworthiness Date: 06/16/1962, Certificate Issue Date: 09/08/2010
    Registrant (Individual): Samuel L Coldwell, 3218 Rines St, White Pine, TN 37890
  • Aircraft: ROCKWELL INTERNATIONAL 114 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 128 mph), Engine: LYCOMING IO-540 SER (300 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 49809 , Serial Number: 14055, Year manufactured: 1976, Airworthiness Date: 04/24/1980, Certificate Issue Date: 09/27/2016
    Registrant (Individual): Eldon Mitchell, 432 Buckhead Trl, White Pine, TN 37890
  • Aircraft: AERO COMMANDER 112 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 121 mph), Engine: LYCOMING I0360 SER (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 1091J , Serial Number: 91, Year manufactured: 1973, Airworthiness Date: 07/16/1973, Certificate Issue Date: 08/09/2006
    Registrant (Individual): Edward Eldon Mitchell, 432 Buckhead Trl, White Pine, TN 37890
    Deregistered: Cancel Date: 09/08/2016

Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 partial tract)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
G) Loans On Manufactured
Home Dwelling (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED1$116,7002$106,7058$138,8741$31,4301$266,9801$71,610
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$00$01$131,3700$00$00$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$00$03$149,3401$53,1000$01$31,770
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$00$02$192,8150$00$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$00$00$00$00$0
Choose year:  2009 2008 2007 2006 2005 2004

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0701.00

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2007
(Based on 1 partial tract)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED1$181,6401$140,190
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$00$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$00$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$0
Choose year:  2007 2006 2005 2004

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 0701.00

Conventional Home Purchase Loans in White Pine, TN
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in White Pine, TN - Value

2002 - 2018 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year According to the data from the years 2002 - 2018 the average number of fires per year is 26. The highest number of reported fires - 65 took place in 2007, and the least - 1 in 2003. The data has a rising trend.
    Fire incident types in White Pine, TN When looking into fire subcategories, the most incidents belonged to: Structure Fires (43.7%), and Outside Fires (39.1%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in White Pine, TN
    • 19143.7%Structure Fires
    • 17139.1%Outside Fires
    • 7116.2%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 40.9%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for White Pine, TN
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Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in White Pine, TN
  • 65.3%Electricity
  • 32.8%Utility gas
  • 1.1%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 0.8%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in White Pine, TN
  • 89.9%Electricity
  • 10.1%Utility gas


White Pine compared to Tennessee state average:

  • Median household income below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher below state average.
There are 5 pilots and 11 other airmen in this city.
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