Whiteville, Tennessee

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Population in 2013: 4,573 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: +45.3%
Males: 3,791  (82.9%)
Females: 782  (17.1%)
Median resident age:  35.8 years
Tennessee median age:  38.5 years

Zip codes: 38075.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $21,088 (it was $22,368 in 2000)
Whiteville:

$21,088
TN:

$44,297

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $5,618 (it was $11,310 in 2000)

Whiteville town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $72,871 (it was $52,600 in 2000)
Whiteville:

$72,871
TN:

$140,300

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $78,469; Detached houses: $82,807; Mobile homes: $26,895

Median gross rent in 2013: $651.

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  • Races in Whiteville, TN (2013)

    Whiteville races chart
    • 2,68557.1%Black alone
    • 1,80038.3%White alone
    • 1212.6%Hispanic
    • 721.5%American Indian alone
    • 461.0%Two or more races
    • 80.2%Asian alone

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

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Whiteville: 81.2 (low, U.S. average is 100)

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Ancestries: Subsaharan African (31.3%), Irish (9.1%), United States (8.5%), German (6.6%), English (4.5%), Scotch-Irish (1.7%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated in 1901

Elevation: 493 feet

Land area: 2.39 square miles.

Population density: 1,914 people per square mile   (low).

Whiteville,TN real estate house value index trend

Whiteville, Tennessee map

For population 25 years and over in Whiteville:

  • High school or higher: 63.0%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 2.2%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 0.3%
  • Unemployed: 5.1%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 26.1 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Whiteville town:

  • Never married: 47.7%
  • Now married: 22.7%
  • Separated: 4.5%
  • Widowed: 5.9%
  • Divorced: 19.1%

55 residents are foreign born

This town:

1.2%
Tennessee:

4.7%



According to our research of Tennessee and other state lists there were 11 registered sex offenders living in Whiteville, Tennessee as of July 31, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in Whiteville to the number of sex offenders is 418 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $519 (0.9%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $568 (0.7%)

Whiteville satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Jackson, TN (28.1 miles , pop. 59,643).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Memphis, TN (48.8 miles , pop. 650,100).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (457.6 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Fayette Corners, TN (2.5 miles ), Bolivar, TN (3.0 miles ), Hillville, TN (3.1 miles ), Toone, TN (3.3 miles ), Hickory Valley, TN (3.4 miles) , Somerville, TN (3.7 miles ), Woodland, TN (4.0 miles ), Williston, TN (4.1 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 2 buildings, average cost: $43,500
  • 1998: 2 buildings, average cost: $43,500
  • 1999: 2 buildings, average cost: $43,500
  • 2000: 1 building, cost: $43,500
  • 2001: 1 building, cost: $125,000
  • 2002: 3 buildings, average cost: $49,000
  • 2003: 3 buildings, average cost: $49,000
  • 2004: 3 buildings, average cost: $49,000
  • 2005: 3 buildings, average cost: $49,000
  • 2006: 3 buildings, average cost: $49,000
  • 2007: 3 buildings, average cost: $49,000
  • 2008: 2 buildings, average cost: $49,000

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 35.32 N, Longitude: 89.15 W

Area code: 731

Whiteville household income distribution Whiteville home values distribution

Crime rates in Whiteville by Year
Type 2001 2002 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013
Murders 000000000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Rapes 020000000100
per 100,000 0.062.40.00.00.00.00.00.00.021.40.00.0
Robberies 010010111013
per 100,000 0.031.20.00.022.00.022.422.422.30.021.565.5
Assaults 415871115313108911
per 100,000 125.9467.7177.4154.3242.0334.867.3291.7223.2170.9193.3240.2
Burglaries 61510142223162518131811
per 100,000 188.9467.7221.7308.6483.9513.4358.8561.0401.8277.8386.7240.2
Thefts 103813334250545144433126
per 100,000 314.91,184.9288.2727.4923.91,116.11,211.01,144.5982.1918.8666.0567.7
Auto thefts 2842671033442
per 100,000 63.0249.588.744.1132.0156.3224.367.367.085.585.943.7
Arson 000010010021
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.022.00.00.022.40.00.043.021.8
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 292.4) 58.3263.272.588.6142.0166.6116.3161.9129.2119.0110.0115.2

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City-data.com crime index counts serious crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.

Crime rate in Whiteville detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2013, including police officers: 6 (6 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.31
Tennessee average:

2.56
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

10.2%
Tennessee:

7.4%

Unemployment by year (%)

Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Public administration (20%)
  • Manufacturing (19%)
  • Construction (12%)
  • Accommodation and food services (9%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (6%)
  • Health care and social assistance (6%)
  • Retail trade (5%)
  • Manufacturing (38%)
  • Health care and social assistance (14%)
  • Public administration (12%)
  • Finance and insurance (9%)
  • Retail trade (7%)
  • Other services, except public administration (7%)
  • Utilities (4%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Law enforcement workers including supervisors (20%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (20%)
  • Production occupations (12%)
  • Sales and related occupations (9%)
  • Transportation occupations (7%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (6%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (5%)
  • Production occupations (32%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (13%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (9%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (8%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (8%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (5%)
  • Sales and related occupations (5%)

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

Average climate in Whiteville, Tennessee

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Whiteville-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Tennessee state average. It is 98% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 3/21/1952, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 10.1 miles away from the Whiteville town center killed 38 people and injured 157 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 5/4/2003, a category F4 tornado 15.0 miles away from the town center killed 11 people and injured 86 people and caused $40 million in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Whiteville-area historical earthquake activity is near Tennessee state average. It is 75% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 3/25/1976 at 00:41:20, a magnitude 5.0 (4.9 MB, 5.0 LG, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 70.0 miles away from the city center
On 5/4/1991 at 01:18:54, a magnitude 5.0 (4.4 MB, 4.6 LG, 5.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 93.7 miles away from Whiteville center
On 4/27/1989 at 16:47:49, a magnitude 4.7 (4.6 MB, 4.7 LG, 4.3 LG, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 58.7 miles away from the city center
On 9/26/1990 at 13:18:51, a magnitude 5.0 (4.7 MB, 4.8 LG, 5.0 LG, Depth: 7.7 mi) earthquake occurred 129.3 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 227.3 miles away from Whiteville center
On 3/25/1976 at 01:00:11, a magnitude 4.5 (4.1 MB, 4.5 LG) earthquake occurred 77.7 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Hardeman County (8) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 7
Emergencies Declared: 1

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 6, Floods: 5, Tornadoes: 4, Winds: 2, Flash Flood: 1, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Whiteville topographic map

Birthplace of: Calvin Newborn - Jazz guitarist.

Hospitals and medical centers near Whiteville:

  • PINE MEADOWS HEALTH CARE (Nursing Home, about 10 miles away; BOLIVAR, TN)
  • BOLIVAR GENERAL HOSPITAL Acute Care Hospitals (about 10 miles away; BOLIVAR, TN)
  • MEDICAL CENTER HOME HEALTH AND HOSPICE (Hospital, about 10 miles away; BOLIVAR, TN)
  • BOLIVAR DIALYSIS (Dialysis Facility, about 10 miles away; BOLIVAR, TN)
  • PROCARE OF TENNESSEE INC (Home Health Center, about 11 miles away; BOLIVAR, TN)
  • PLEASANT VIEW (Nursing Home, about 11 miles away; BOLIVAR, TN)
  • PLEASANT VIEW HEALTH CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 11 miles away; BOLIVAR, TN)

College/University in Whiteville:

  • Tennessee College of Applied Technology-Whiteville (Full-time enrollment: 164; Location: 1685 Highway 64; Public; Website: www.tcatwhiteville.edu)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Whiteville:

  • Union University (about 30 miles; Jackson, TN; Full-time enrollment: 4,051)
  • Jackson State Community College (about 31 miles; Jackson, TN; FT enrollment: 2,958)
  • Rhodes College (about 50 miles; Memphis, TN; FT enrollment: 2,052)
  • University of Memphis (about 50 miles; Memphis, TN; FT enrollment: 17,427)
  • Dyersburg State Community College (about 52 miles; Dyersburg, TN; FT enrollment: 2,211)
  • Southwest Tennessee Community College (about 52 miles; Memphis, TN; FT enrollment: 8,043)
  • Northeast Mississippi Community College (about 57 miles; Booneville, MS; FT enrollment: 3,024)

Public elementary/middle school in Whiteville:

See full list of schools located in Whiteville

Library in Whiteville:

  • LEE OLA ROBERTS LIBRARY (Operating income: $53,918; Location: 140 W. MAIN ST.; 9,525 books; 660 audio materials; 1,924 video materials; 32 state licensed databases; 4 print serial subscriptions)

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Notable locations in Whiteville: Gallaway Volunteer Fire Department (A), Whiteville City Hall (B), Whiteville Volunteer Fire Department (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Whiteville include: Elcanaan Baptist Church (A), First Baptist Church (B), First United Methodist Church (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Tourist attraction: Ellen's Arcade & Pool (Amusement & Theme Parks; 111 Sycamore Street).

Hardeman 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
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2008 was 78.2. This is about average.

City:

78.2
U.S.:

74.2

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2002 was 1.00. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 11.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

1.00
U.S.:

0.30

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2006 was 2.09. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 11.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

2.09
U.S.:

6.58

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2006 was 1.24. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 11.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

1.24
U.S.:

1.93

Ozone [ppb] level in 2008 was 31.4. This is about average. Closest monitor was 11.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

31.4
U.S.:

32.0

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

WHITEVILLE WATER DEPT (Population served: 1,814, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JUL-2005 and SEP-2005, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (OCT-04-2005), St Public Notif requested (OCT-28-2005), St Violation/Reminder Notice (OCT-28-2005)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JUL-2005 and SEP-2005, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (OCT-04-2005), St Public Notif requested (OCT-28-2005), St Violation/Reminder Notice (OCT-28-2005)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 37.8%
(34.6% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 41.9% for Black residents)
Average household size:
This town:  2.4 people
Tennessee:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:  62.1%
Whole state:  67.3%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:  7.0%
Whole state:  5.8%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.4% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.4% of all households
3,456 people in state prisons in 2010
2 people in group homes intended for adults in 2010
1,984 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups) in 2000
7 people in homes for the mentally retarded in 2000

Whiteville, Tennessee environmental map by EPA

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Whiteville compared to Tennessee state average:

  • Median household income below state average.
  • Median house value below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Median age below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • House age above state average.
  • Institutionalized population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Number of college students significantly below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly below state average.

Banks with branches in Whiteville (2011 data):

  • Merchants & Planters Bank: Whiteville Branch at 2640 Highway 64, branch established on 1999/07/19. Info updated 2009/10/22: Bank assets: $95.4 mil, Deposits: $81.0 mil, headquarters in Bolivar, TN, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 7 total offices, Holding Company: Merchants & Planters Bancshares, Inc.
  • CB&S Bank, Inc.: Community Bank Of Whiteville Branch at Bass Street And Highway 64, branch established on 1999/05/03. Info updated 2011/02/24: Bank assets: $1,276.1 mil, Deposits: $1,018.1 mil, headquarters in Russellville, AL, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 42 total offices, Holding Company: Cbs Banc-Corp.
  • Regions Bank: Whiteville Branch at 144 Main Street, branch established on 1900/01/01. Info updated 2011/02/24: Bank assets: $123,368.2 mil, Deposits: $98,301.3 mil, headquarters in Birmingham, AL, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 1778 total offices, Holding Company: Regions Financial Corporation

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.7
Tennessee average:

12.1

Whiteville travel time to work - commute Whiteville mode of transportation to work chart

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (58%)
  • Electricity (41%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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2008 Presidential Elections Results

2012 Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Whiteville town (based on Hardeman County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant11,90460
Black Protestant2,65016
Mainline Protestant1,03111
Catholic1251
Other21
None11,541-
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: 10
Hardeman County:

3.59 / 10,000 pop.
Tennessee:

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

0.36 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

0.72 / 10,000 pop.
Tennessee:

0.65 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 16
Hardeman County:

5.75 / 10,000 pop.
State:

5.16 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 12
Here:

4.31 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

13.4%
Tennessee:

11.4%
Adult obesity rate:
Hardeman County:

37.5%
Tennessee:

30.2%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
This county:

11.2%
State:

13.5%
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 1$4,588$55,0562$1,395
Police Protection - Officers 8$24,601$36,9020$0
Streets and Highways 4$16,119$48,3576$5,341
Water Supply 5$16,119$38,6860$0
Local Libraries 1$2,826$33,9122$735
Totals for Government 19$64,253$40,58110$7,471

Whiteville government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $325,000 ($71.07)
    Sewerage: $251,000 ($54.89)
    Water Utilities: $251,000 ($54.89)
    Regular Highways: $175,000 ($38.27)
    General Public Buildings: $81,000 ($17.71)
    Central Staff Services: $61,000 ($13.34)
    Financial Administration: $48,000 ($10.50)
    Fire Protection: $22,000 ($4.81)
    Libraries: $13,000 ($2.84)
    Parks & Recreation: $9,000 ($1.97)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $5,000 ($1.09)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $16,000 ($3.50)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Police Protection: $33,000 ($7.22)
    Regular Highways: $11,000 ($2.41)
    Fire Protection: $8,000 ($1.75)
    Financial Administration: $4,000 ($0.87)
    Parks & Recreation: $2,000 ($0.44)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $488,000 ($106.71)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $14,000 ($3.06)

Whiteville government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $195,000 ($42.64)
  • Local Intergovernmental - General Support: $292,000 ($63.85)
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $10,000 ($2.19)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $278,000 ($60.79)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Support: $300,000 ($65.60)
    Highways: $95,000 ($20.77)
  • Tax - Property: $200,000 ($43.73)
    NEC: $182,000 ($39.80)

Whiteville government finances - Debt in 2002 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding - Water Utilities: $327,000 ($71.51)
  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $260,000 ($56.86)
  • Long Term Debt Issue, Unspecified - Other NEC: $318,000 ($69.54)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding - Full Faith & Credit - Other, NEC: $442,000 ($96.65)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Water Utilities: $301,000 ($65.82)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Other, NEC: $136,000 ($29.74)
    Water Utilities: $26,000 ($5.69)

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

  • Bond Fund - Cash & Deposits: $113,000 ($24.71)
  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $980,000 ($214.30)
  • Sinking Fund - Cash & Deposits: $96,000 ($20.99)

4.16% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($26,935 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.16%
Tennessee average:

6.50%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Shelby County, TN  0.79% ($31,403 average AGI)
from Madison County, TN  0.65% ($24,964)
from Fayette County, TN  0.35% ($22,600)


5.42% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($25,566 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.42%
Tennessee average:

6.26%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Madison County, TN  1.07% ($27,435 average AGI)
to Shelby County, TN  0.89% ($24,053)
to Fayette County, TN  0.52% ($30,378)

Strongest AM radio stations in Whiteville:

  • WCRV (640 AM; 50 kW; COLLIERVILLE, TN; Owner: BOTT BROADCASTING COMPANY/TENNESSEE)
  • WMQM (1600 AM; 50 kW; LAKELAND, TN; Owner: WMQM, INC.)
  • WGSF (1030 AM; 50 kW; MEMPHIS, TN; Owner: FLINN BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WDIA (1070 AM; 50 kW; MEMPHIS, TN; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WCPC (940 AM; 50 kW; HOUSTON, MS; Owner: WCPC BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WJCE (680 AM; 10 kW; MEMPHIS, TN; Owner: ENTERCOM MEMPHIS LICENSE, LLC)
  • WPLX (1170 AM; 10 kW; GERMANTOWN, TN; Owner: EDUCATIONAL MEDIA FOUNDATION)
  • WTJS (1390 AM; 5 kW; JACKSON, TN; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WDXI (1310 AM; 5 kW; JACKSON, TN; Owner: LIBERTY RADIO II, INC.)
  • KWAM (990 AM; 10 kW; MEMPHIS, TN; Owner: CONCORD MEDIA GROUP, INC.)
  • WSM (650 AM; 50 kW; NASHVILLE, TN; Owner: GAYLORD ENTERTAINMENT COMPANY)
  • WMC (790 AM; 5 kW; MEMPHIS, TN; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WREC (600 AM; 5 kW; MEMPHIS, TN; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Whiteville:

  • WOJG (94.7 FM; BOLIVAR, TN; Owner: JOHNNY W. SHAW & OPAL J. SHAW)
  • WSRR-FM (98.1 FM; MILLINGTON, TN; Owner: KOOL BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WEGR (102.7 FM; MEMPHIS, TN; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WMOD (96.7 FM; BOLIVAR, TN; Owner: WMOD, INC.)
  • WTNV (104.1 FM; JACKSON, TN; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WMXX-FM (103.1 FM; JACKSON, TN; Owner: GERALD W. HUNT)
  • WGKX (105.9 FM; MEMPHIS, TN; Owner: KIX BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WRVR-FM (104.5 FM; MEMPHIS, TN; Owner: ENTERCOM MEMPHIS LICENSE, LLC)
  • WKNP (90.1 FM; JACKSON, TN; Owner: MID-SOUTH PUBLIC COMMUNICTNS FOUNDTN)
  • WTBG (95.3 FM; BROWNSVILLE, TN; Owner: THE WIRELESS GROUP, INC.)
  • WWGM (93.1 FM; ALAMO, TN; Owner: GRACE BROADCASTING SERVICES, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Whiteville:

  • WMC-TV (Channel 5; MEMPHIS, TN; Owner: RAYCOM AMERICA, INC.)
  • WBBJ-TV (Channel 7; JACKSON, TN; Owner: TENNESSEE BROADCASTING PARTNERS)
  • W25BY (Channel 25; JACKSON, TN; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • W38BY (Channel 38; JACKSON, TN; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • W54BU (Channel 54; JACKSON, TN; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • WREG-TV (Channel 3; MEMPHIS, TN; Owner: NEW YORK TIMES MANAGEMENT SERVICES)
  • WJKT (Channel 16; JACKSON, TN; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WLMT (Channel 30; MEMPHIS, TN; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WPTY-TV (Channel 24; MEMPHIS, TN; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WPXX-TV (Channel 50; MEMPHIS, TN; Owner: FLINN BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • W22BR (Channel 22; JACKSON, TN; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • W52CZ (Channel 52; JACKSON, TN; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • W64BZ (Channel 64; JACKSON, TN; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • WKNO (Channel 10; MEMPHIS, TN; Owner: MID-SOUTH PUBLIC COMMUNICATIONS FOUNDATION)
  • WHBQ-TV (Channel 13; MEMPHIS, TN; Owner: FOX TELEVISION STATIONS, INC.)
  • WJTE-LP (Channel 19; JACKSON, TN; Owner: TIGER EYE BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • W26CJ (Channel 26; JACKSON, TN; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • W35AH (Channel 35; JACKSON, TN; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
Whiteville fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2013

Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2013 (per 100,000 population)


Whiteville fatal accident list:

Jan 31, 2004 09:12 AM, Unionspringsrd, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
Jun 14, 2001 07:03 AM, Sr-15, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
May 28, 2001 12:20 AM, Us-Sr15, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1
Nov 29, 1996 05:20 PM, Sr100, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 8, Fatalities: 1
Mar 24, 1990 03:43 PM, Sr100, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Whiteville)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

9 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

3
  • Us Hwy 64 .5 Mi W (Lat: 35.321194 Lon: -89.158944), Call Sign: WNAZ484, Licensee ID: L00002923
    Assigned Frequencies: 42.5600 MHz, 155.655 MHz, 42.4200 MHz
    Grant Date: 09/10/2004, Expiration Date: 11/14/2014
    Registrant: State Of Tennessee, 225 Ezell Pike, Nashville, TN 37217, Phone: (615) 365-1620, Fax: (615) 360-8033, Email:
  • New Castle Comm 9 Mi S (Lat: 35.220917 Lon: -89.175056), Call Sign: KBJ427, Licensee ID: L00098385
    Assigned Frequencies: 30.5800 MHz
    Grant Date: 01/27/2005, Expiration Date: 02/14/2015
    Registrant: Wilson Well Company Inc, 8050 Whiteville New Castle Rd, Whiteville, TN 38075, Phone: (731) 254-8010, Email:
  • Lat: 35.284806 Lon: -89.160056, Call Sign: WQBQ934
    Assigned Frequencies: 468.662 MHz, 469.587 MHz
    Grant Date: 11/25/2004, Expiration Date: 11/25/2014, Certifier: Beth Clark
    Registrant: Edgetech Wireless, Inc., 696 Saddleback Way, San Marcos, CA 92078, Phone: (615) 763-3430, Fax: (206) 350-7926, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

2
  • STATION, Us Hwy 64 0.5 Mi W Of (Lat: 35.321167 Lon: -89.158944), Overall height: 73.2 m, Call Sign: WNTF814
    Assigned Frequencies: 954.350 MHz, 953.550 MHz
    Grant Date: 06/03/2010, Expiration Date: 08/30/2020
    Registrant: Tennessee Div. Of Forestry, Bruer Building, 440 Hogan Road, Nashville, TN 37220, Phone: (615) 837-5520, Fax: (615) 837-5003, Email:
  • WHITEVILLE, Us Hwy 64 .5 Mi W (Lat: 35.321111 Lon: -89.158889), Type: Tower, Structure height: 73.2 m, Call Sign: WQKD502, Licensee ID: L00002923
    Assigned Frequencies: 6795.62 MHz
    Grant Date: 04/08/2009, Expiration Date: 04/08/2019, Certifier: Steve Philyaw
    Registrant: State Of Tennessee Department Of Safety, 225 Ezell Pike, Nashville, TN 37217, Phone: (615) 365-1622, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

4
  • Call Sign: K4BEV, Previous Call Sign: KF4ZTJ, Licensee ID: L00276734
    Grant Date: 11/14/2008, Expiration Date: 12/30/2018
    Registrant: Donald R Burke, 222 Woodland Ave, Whiteville, TN 38075
  • Call Sign: KB4GFK, Licensee ID: L00240636
    Grant Date: 09/14/2004, Expiration Date: 10/26/2014, Certifier: Wayne K Gregory
    Registrant: Wayne K Gregory, 348 Cooper Cove, Whiteville, TN 38075
  • Call Sign: KB4GHC, Licensee ID: L00313600
    Grant Date: 09/14/2004, Expiration Date: 11/02/2014, Certifier: Shirley A Gregory
    Registrant: Shirley A Gregory, 348 Cooper Cove, Whiteville, TN 38075
  • Call Sign: KC4SLC, Licensee ID: L00365232
    Grant Date: 06/01/2011, Expiration Date: 06/08/2021, Certifier: Herbert H Harrington Jr
    Registrant: Herbert H Harrington Jr, 1780 Hillville Vildo Rd, Whiteville, TN 38075

FAA Registered Aircraft Manufacturers and Dealers:

1
  • CHOATE CASS, 30 Morris Rd, Whiteville, TN 38075
    Certificate: D004001 (Individual), Certificate Issue Date: 09/08/2010, Expiration Date: 09/07/2011

FAA Registered Aircraft:

3
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-28-181 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 105 mph), Engine: LYCOMING O&VO-360 SER (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 2226D , Serial Number: 28-7990166, Year manufactured: 1978, Airworthiness Date: 11/02/1978
    Registrant (Corporation): Wilson Well Co Inc, 8050 Whiteville Newcastle Rd, Whiteville, TN 38075
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-39 (Category: Land, Engines: 2, Seats: 6, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 183 mph), Engine: LYCOMING IO-320 SERIES (150 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 8962Y , Serial Number: 39-122, Year manufactured: 1971, Airworthiness Date: 08/23/1971
    Registrant (Individual): Cass J Choate, 30 Morris Rd, Whiteville, TN 38075
  • Aircraft: BEECH B90 (Category: Land, Engines: 2, Seats: 9, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 202 mph), Engine: U/A CANADA PT6 SER 578HP (550 HP) (Turbo-prop)
    N-Number: 9HW , Serial Number: LJ-459, Year manufactured: 1969, Airworthiness Date: 04/11/1969
    Registrant (Individual): Michael Mullins, 985 Laverne Davis Rd, Whiteville, TN 38075

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 17
  • Hazardous Condition: 1
  • Good Intent Call: 1

Incident types - Whiteville

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Whiteville, TN
Most common first names in Whiteville, TN among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James4368.4 years
William3776.2 years
John3475.8 years
Robert2971.6 years
Mary2283.7 years
Willie2273.3 years
Mattie1378.0 years
Joe1274.5 years
Walter1275.0 years
Annie1180.9 years
Most common last names in Whiteville, TN among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Jones2769.9 years
Perry2474.4 years
Murphy2272.6 years
Robertson2172.9 years
White2177.4 years
Cross1978.7 years
Woods1973.1 years
Moore1875.8 years
Parker1780.9 years
Norment1579.2 years

Businesses in Whiteville, TN

  • Subway: 1
  • Super 8: 1

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