Whitsett, North Carolina

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Population in 2017: 621 (4% urban, 96% rural).
Population change since 2000: -9.5%
 
Males: 300  (48.4%)
Females: 321  (51.6%)
Median resident age:

42.0 years
North Carolina median age:

38.8 years

Zip codes: 27377.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $66,771 (it was $44,250 in 2000)
Whitsett:

$66,771
NC:

$52,752

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $28,800 (it was $21,936 in 2000)

Whitsett town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $191,711 (it was $110,200 in 2000)
Whitsett:

$191,711
NC:

$171,200

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $192,829; detached houses: $206,082; mobile homes: $26,450

Median gross rent in 2017: $845.

March 2019 cost of living index in Whitsett: 81.1 (low, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 8.5%
(8.6% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 8.1% for Black residents, 25.0% for two or more races residents)
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  • Races in Whitsett, NC (2010)
    • 52889.5%White alone
    • 396.6%Black alone
    • 172.9%Hispanic
    • 50.8%Other race alone
    • 10.2%Two or more races

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



According to our research of North Carolina and other state lists, there were 15 registered sex offenders living in Whitsett, North Carolina as of May 29, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Whitsett is 55 to 1.


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Ancestries: American (18.9%), English (8.9%), German (7.2%), Irish (5.9%), Scotch-Irish (4.8%), Italian (2.8%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 679 feet

Land area: 2.82 square miles.

Population density: 220 people per square mile   (very low).

Whitsett, North Carolina map

30 residents are foreign born (0.7% Africa, 0.4% Asia).

This town:

3.0%
North Carolina:

7.8%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $1,547 (0.8%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $1,194 (0.7%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Greensboro, NC (14.1 miles , pop. 223,891).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (362.5 miles , pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest cities:

Gibsonville, NC (1.5 miles ),
Elon College, NC (1.8 miles ),
Sedalia, NC (1.8 miles ),
Elon, NC (1.9 miles ),
McLeansville, NC (2.3 miles ),
Alamance, NC (2.4 miles ),
Glen Raven, NC (2.4 miles ),
Burlington, NC (2.6 miles )

Latitude: 36.08 N, Longitude: 79.57 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 336

Distribution of median household income in Whitsett, NC in 2017
Distribution of house value in Whitsett, NC in 2017

Whitsett satellite photo by USGS

Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

4.3%
North Carolina:

4.1%
Population change in the 1990s: +73 (+11.9%).
Most common industries in Whitsett, NC (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Construction (7.6%)
  • Health care (7.3%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (5.6%)
  • Educational services (5.3%)
  • Accommodation & food services (5.1%)
  • Finance & insurance (4.3%)
  • Public administration (3.8%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (10.6%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (6.9%)
  • Metal & metal products (6.0%)
  • Health care (4.6%)
  • Public administration (4.6%)
  • Furniture & related product manufacturing (4.2%)
  • Repair & maintenance (3.7%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (10.6%)
  • Educational services (10.0%)
  • Finance & insurance (8.3%)
  • Accommodation & food services (6.7%)
  • Social assistance (6.7%)
  • Department & other general merchandise stores (5.0%)
  • Construction (3.9%)
Most common occupations in Whitsett, NC (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (5.3%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (5.3%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (4.3%)
  • Sales representatives, services, wholesale and manufacturing (3.8%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (3.3%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (3.3%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (3.0%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (8.3%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (7.9%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (6.5%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (6.0%)
  • Sales representatives, services, wholesale and manufacturing (6.0%)
  • Construction traders workers except carpenters, electricians, painters, plumbers, and construction laborers (4.6%)
  • Fire fighting and prevention workers, including supervisors (3.7%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (7.2%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (5.6%)
  • Customer service representatives (5.0%)
  • Child care workers (4.4%)
  • Registered nurses (3.9%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (3.9%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (3.9%)

Average climate in Whitsett, North Carolina

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Whitsett, North Carolina average temperatures Whitsett, North Carolina average precipitation Whitsett, North Carolina humidity Whitsett, North Carolina wind speed Whitsett, North Carolina snowfall Whitsett, North Carolina sunshine Whitsett, North Carolina clear and cloudy days
Air pollution and air quality trends
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AQI CO SO2 Ozone PM10 PM2.5
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 67.7. This is about average.

City:

67.7
U.S.:

74.2
Carbon Monoxide Level

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2008 was 0.415. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 12.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.415
U.S.:

0.267
Sulfur Dioxide Level

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2017 was 0.443. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 8.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.443
U.S.:

1.789
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 31.6. This is about average. Closest monitor was 8.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

31.6
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 16.7. This is about average. Closest monitor was 8.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

16.7
U.S.:

19.6
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 7.39. This is about average. Closest monitor was 8.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

7.39
U.S.:

8.46

Tornado activity:

Whitsett-area historical tornado activity is slightly below North Carolina state average. It is 24% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 11/23/1992, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 21.6 miles away from the Whitsett town center killed 2 people and injured 10 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 11/28/1988, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 48.0 miles away from the town center killed 4 people and injured 154 people and caused between $50,000,000 and $500,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Whitsett-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above North Carolina state average. It is 84% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 12/9/2003 at 20:59:14, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MB, 4.5 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 139.1 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 225.2 miles away from the city center
On 7/27/1980 at 18:52:21, a magnitude 5.2 (5.1 MB, 4.7 MS, 5.0 UK, 5.2 UK, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 282.5 miles away from Whitsett center
On 11/22/1974 at 05:25:55, a magnitude 4.7 (4.7 MB) earthquake occurred 222.4 miles away from the city center
On 11/2/2006 at 17:53:02, a magnitude 4.3 (4.3 MB, Depth: 0.6 mi) earthquake occurred 151.9 miles away from Whitsett center
On 11/23/2006 at 10:42:57, a magnitude 4.3 (4.3 MB, 4.3 LG) earthquake occurred 153.1 miles away from Whitsett center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), surface-wave magnitude (MS)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Guilford County (17) is greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 11
Emergencies Declared: 6

Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 7, Winter Storms: 3, Droughts: 2, Ice Storms: 2, Blizzard: 1, Flood: 1, Freeze: 1, Snowfall: 1, Storm: 1, Tornado: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Whitsett topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Whitsett:

  • TWIN LAKES COMMUNITY (Nursing Home, about 3 miles away; BURLINGTON, NC)
  • TWIN LAKES CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 3 miles away; BURLINGTON, NC)
  • TWIN LAKES COMMUNITY MEMORY CARE (Nursing Home, about 3 miles away; BURLINGTON, NC)
  • BMA OF BURLINGTON INC (Dialysis Facility, about 4 miles away; BURLINGTON, NC)
  • LIBERTY COMMONS NANDR ALAMANCE (Nursing Home, about 4 miles away; BURLINGTON, NC)
  • ADVANCED HOME CARE (Home Health Center, about 4 miles away; BURLINGTON, NC)
  • ASHTON PLACE HEALTH AND REHAB (Nursing Home, about 6 miles away; MC LEANSVILLE, NC)

Amtrak stations near Whitsett:

  • 8 miles: BURLINGTON (110 E. WEBB ST.) . Services: public payphones, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for taxi service, public transit connection.
  • 15 miles: GREENSBORO (2603 OAKLAND AVE.) . Services: ticket office, fully wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, vending machines, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for car rental service, call for taxi service.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Whitsett:

  • Elon University (about 4 miles; Elon, NC; Full-time enrollment: 6,403)
  • North Carolina A & T State University (about 12 miles; Greensboro, NC; FT enrollment: 9,805)
  • Alamance Community College (about 12 miles; Graham, NC; FT enrollment: 3,614)
  • University of North Carolina at Greensboro (about 14 miles; Greensboro, NC; FT enrollment: 16,174)
  • Guilford College (about 19 miles; Greensboro, NC; FT enrollment: 2,211)
  • Guilford Technical Community College (about 21 miles; Jamestown, NC; FT enrollment: 13,068)
  • High Point University (about 26 miles; High Point, NC; FT enrollment: 4,240)

Private school in Whitsett:

  • STONEY CREEK MONTESSORI (Students: 4, Location: 6335 DOUBLE EAGLE DR, Grades: UG)

Points of interest:

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Church in Whitsett: Brightwood Church (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Hotel: Days Inn Whitsett Greensboro (1101 Nc Highway 61).

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

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

MT HOPE UNITED CH OF CHRIST (Population served: 25, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 3 routine major monitoring violations
Average household size:
This town:

2.3 people
North Carolina:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:

66.8%
Whole state:

66.7%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:

2.7%
Whole state:

5.9%


No gay or lesbian households reported

Banks with branches in Whitsett (2011 data):

  • Branch Banking and Trust Company: Stoney Creek Branch at 6405 Burlington Road, branch established on 2006/02/13. Info updated 2010/03/29: Bank assets: $168,867.6 mil, Deposits: $127,549.5 mil, headquarters in Winston Salem, NC, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 1793 total offices, Holding Company: Bb&T Corporation

For population 15 years and over in Whitsett:

Marital status in Whitsett, NC
  • Never married: 20.5%
  • Now married: 62.9%
  • Separated: 1.1%
  • Widowed: 6.9%
  • Divorced: 8.7%

For population 25 years and over in Whitsett:

  • High school or higher: 87.7%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 27.4%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 6.5%
  • Unemployed: 1.0%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 24.7 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.8
North Carolina average:

11.9

Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Whitsett, NC (based on Guilford County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant113,377411
Mainline Protestant74,143178
Catholic20,2287
Black Protestant16,25544
Other14,16439
Orthodox5404
None252,345-
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: 100
Here:

2.16 / 10,000 pop.
North Carolina:

2.05 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 5
Guilford County:

0.11 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.14 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 57
Here:

1.23 / 10,000 pop.
North Carolina:

0.92 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 182
Guilford County:

3.92 / 10,000 pop.
North Carolina:

4.75 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 416
Guilford County:

8.96 / 10,000 pop.
North Carolina:

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

9.2%
North Carolina:

9.8%
Adult obesity rate:
Guilford County:

27.8%
North Carolina:

28.3%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Guilford County:

14.9%
State:

15.6%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Whitsett:

46.4%
State:

48.1%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
This city:

39.7%
North Carolina:

44.6%

Average BMI:
Whitsett:

28.4
State:

28.8

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

23.3%
State:

21.2%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Whitsett:

9.7%
North Carolina:

10.8%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Whitsett:

6.8
State:

6.8

Overweight people:
Here:

33.2%
North Carolina:

33.6%

General health condition:
Here:

50.7%
State:

54.9%

Average condition of hearing:
Here:

75.7%
North Carolina:

79.3%

More about Health and Nutrition of Whitsett, 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 0$0 7$2,910
Totals for Government 0$0 7$2,910

Whitsett government finances - Expenditure in 2012 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Financial Administration: $44,000 ($70.85)
    Solid Waste Management: $33,000 ($53.14)
    General Public Buildings: $10,000 ($16.10)
    Central Staff Services: $5,000 ($8.05)
    Police Protection: $2,000 ($3.22)
    General - Other: $1,000 ($1.61)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $1,000 ($1.61)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $34,000 ($54.75)

Whitsett government finances - Revenue in 2012 (per resident):

  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $3,000 ($4.83)
    Donations From Private Sources: $1,000 ($1.61)
  • State Intergovernmental - Housing and Community Development: $386,000 ($621.58)
    General Local Government Support: $45,000 ($72.46)
  • Tax - Property: $22,000 ($35.43)
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $6,000 ($9.66)
    Other License: $2,000 ($3.22)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $651,000 ($1048.31)

6.35% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($51,873 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.35%
North Carolina average:

7.88%

0.03% of residents moved from foreign countries ($266 average AGI)
Guilford County:

0.03%
North Carolina average:

0.08%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Forsyth County, NC  0.58% ($63,018 average AGI)
from Alamance County, NC  0.38% ($38,768)
from Randolph County, NC  0.37% ($45,253)


6.56% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($51,227 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.56%
North Carolina average:

7.23%

0.04% of residents moved to foreign countries ($326 average AGI)
Guilford County:

0.04%
North Carolina average:

0.09%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Forsyth County, NC  0.74% ($43,253 average AGI)
to Davidson County, NC  0.40% ($40,082)
to Randolph County, NC  0.40% ($35,894)
Businesses in Whitsett, NC
NameCountNameCount
Burger King1H&R Block1
CVS1McDonald's1
Comfort Suites1Popeyes1
Curves1Taco Bell1
Domino's Pizza1UPS2
FedEx2YMCA1

Strongest AM radio stations in Whitsett:

  • WPCM (920 AM; 5 kW; BURLINGTON-GRAHAM, NC; Owner: CAROLINA RADIO GROUP, INC.)
  • WSML (1200 AM; 10 kW; GRAHAM, NC; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WTRU (830 AM; 50 kW; KERNERSVILLE, NC; Owner: TRUTH BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WPTF (680 AM; 50 kW; RALEIGH, NC; Owner: FIRST STATE COMMUNICATIONS)
  • WFTK (1030 AM; daytime; 50 kW; WAKE FOREST, NC; Owner: POSITIVE RADIO GROUP, INC.)
  • WBAG (1150 AM; 1 kW; BURLINGTON-GRAHAM, NC)
  • WWBG (1470 AM; 10 kW; GREENSBORO, NC; Owner: TRUTH BROADCASTING COPORATION)
  • WCOG (1320 AM; 5 kW; GREENSBORO, NC; Owner: TRUTH BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WDNC (620 AM; 5 kW; DURHAM, NC)
  • WRTP (1530 AM; daytime; 10 kW; CHAPEL HILL, NC; Owner: RADIO TRAINING NETWORK, INC.)
  • WRBZ (850 AM; 10 kW; RALEIGH, NC; Owner: ALCHEMY COMMUNICATIONS LIMITED PARTNERSHIP #1)
  • WKXR (1260 AM; 5 kW; ASHEBORO, NC; Owner: RANDOLPH BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WBT (1110 AM; 50 kW; CHARLOTTE, NC; Owner: JEFFERSON-PILOT COMMUNICATNS CO. OF NORTH CAROLINA)

Strongest FM radio stations in Whitsett:

  • WKXU (101.1 FM; BURLINGTON, NC; Owner: CAROLINA RADIO GROUP, INC.)
  • WOZN (98.7 FM; GREENSBORO, NC; Owner: ENTERCOM GREENSBORO LICENSE, LLC)
  • WVBZ (100.3 FM; HIGH POINT, NC; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WMAG (99.5 FM; HIGH POINT, NC; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WQMG-FM (97.1 FM; GREENSBORO, NC; Owner: ENTERCOM GREENSBORO LICENSE, LLC)
  • WKRR (92.3 FM; ASHEBORO, NC; Owner: DICK BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC. OF TENNESSEE)
  • WSOE (89.3 FM; ELON COLLEGE, NC; Owner: ELON COLLEGE)
  • WRSN (93.9 FM; BURLINGTON, NC; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WNAA (90.1 FM; GREENSBORO, NC; Owner: NC AGRICULTURAL & TECHNICAL STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • WUNC (91.5 FM; CHAPEL HILL, NC; Owner: BOARD OF TRUSTEES UNIVERSITY OF NC AT CHAPEL HILL)
  • WJMH (102.1 FM; REIDSVILLE, NC; Owner: ENTERCOM GREENSBORO LICENSE, LLC)
  • WMQX-FM (93.1 FM; WINSTON-SALEM, NC; Owner: ENTERCOM GREENSBORO LICENSE, LLC)
  • WDCG (105.1 FM; DURHAM, NC; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WGBT (94.5 FM; EDEN, NC; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WFDD (88.5 FM; WINSTON-SALEM, NC; Owner: WAKE FOREST UNIVERSITY)
  • WKZL (107.5 FM; WINSTON-SALEM, NC; Owner: DICK BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC. OF TENNESSEE)
  • W243AL (96.5 FM; BROWNS SUMMIT, NC; Owner: CALVARY CHAPEL OF TWIN FALLS, INC.)
  • WQDR (94.7 FM; RALEIGH, NC; Owner: CAROLINA MEDIA GROUP, INC.)
  • WTQR (104.1 FM; WINSTON-SALEM, NC; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WUAG (103.1 FM; GREENSBORO, NC; Owner: U. OF NORTH CAROLINA AT GREENSBORO)

TV broadcast stations around Whitsett:

  • WFMY-TV (Channel 2; GREENSBORO, NC; Owner: WFMY TELEVISION CORPORATION)
  • WUPN-TV (Channel 48; GREENSBORO, NC; Owner: WUPN LICENSEE, LLC)
  • WXLV-TV (Channel 45; WINSTON-SALEM, NC; Owner: WXLV LICENSEE, LLC)
  • WTWB-TV (Channel 20; LEXINGTON, NC; Owner: WTWB OF THE TRIAD, LLC)
  • WLXI-TV (Channel 61; GREENSBORO, NC; Owner: TRI-STATE CHRISTIAN TV, INC.)
  • WGPX (Channel 16; BURLINGTON, NC; Owner: PAXSON GREENSBORO LICENSE, INC.)
  • WGHP (Channel 8; HIGH POINT, NC; Owner: WGHP LICENSE, INC.)
  • WUNC-TV (Channel 4; CHAPEL HILL, NC; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF NORTH CAROLINA)
  • WRAZ (Channel 50; RALEIGH, NC; Owner: WRAZ-TV, INC.)
  • WUVC (Channel 40; FAYETTEVILLE, NC; Owner: CAPITAL BROADCASTING PARTNERS)
  • WDRL-TV (Channel 24; DANVILLE, VA; Owner: DANVILLE TELEVISION PARTNERSHIP)
  • WXIV-LP (Channel 14; REIDSVILLE, NC; Owner: CAROLINA BLUE COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)

Whitsett fatal accident list:

Jun 15, 1998 01:50 AM, I-40, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 5, Fatalities: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 12Number of bridges
  • 180ft / 54.6mTotal length
  • 368,460Total average daily traffic
  • 65,013Total average daily truck traffic
New bridges in Whitsett, NC - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 41950-1959
  • 71990-1999
  • 12010-2018
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Whitsett, NC

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

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

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

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

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

7
  • 809 Nc 61 Hwy (Lat: 36.066806 Lon: -79.562250), Call Sign: KTS604, Licensee ID: L00111961,
    Assigned Frequencies: 46.5000 MHz, Grant Date: 03/11/1997, Expiration Date: 03/11/2002, Cancellation Date: 05/12/2002, Registrant: County Of Guilford, 1002 Meadowood St, Greensboro, NC 27409, Phone: (919) 449-7811
  • Lat: 36.060417 Lon: -79.569472, Call Sign: WPKF265,
    Assigned Frequencies: 462.137 MHz, 463.862 MHz, 463.862 MHz, 464.875 MHz, Grant Date: 02/27/2012, Expiration Date: 02/05/2022, Certifier: John T Goodman, Registrant: Amerizon Wireless, 506 W. 13th St., Greenville, NC 27834, Phone: (252) 215-1110, Fax: (252) 355-5946, Email:
  • Lat: 36.050556 Lon: -79.606667, Call Sign: WPTG426,
    Assigned Frequencies: 451.300 MHz, 451.725 MHz, 452.300 MHz, 452.850 MHz, Grant Date: 09/26/2001, Expiration Date: 09/26/2011, Cancellation Date: 11/26/2011, Certifier: Bob R Cosby, Registrant: Federal Licensing Inc, 1588 Fairfield Road, Gettysburg, PA 17325, Phone: (717) 334-9262, Fax: (717) 334-6440
  • Lat: 36.066111 Lon: -79.600417, Call Sign: WQLB832,
    Assigned Frequencies: 452.712 MHz, 457.712 MHz, 461.762 MHz, 466.762 MHz, Grant Date: 11/25/2009, Expiration Date: 11/25/2019, Certifier: Mark Shaw, Registrant: Cara Enterprises Inc, Las Vegas, NV 89140-0124, Phone: (801) 278-9728, Fax: (801) 278-7239, Email:
  • Lat: 36.047194 Lon: -79.600111, Call Sign: WQNA698,
    Assigned Frequencies: 451.387 MHz, 456.387 MHz, 451.587 MHz, 456.587 MHz, 451.662 MHz, 456.662 MHz, 462.387 MHz, 467.387 MHz, 462.437 MHz, 467.437 MHz, Grant Date: 11/24/2010, Expiration Date: 11/24/2020, Certifier: Scott Baker, Registrant: Dee Polley, 216 Middle Fork Road, Garden Valley, ID 83622, Phone: (208) 462-5200, Fax: (208) 247-2277, Email:
  • 6540 Judge Adams Road (Lat: 36.047667 Lon: -79.592083), Call Sign: WQPE662,
    Assigned Frequencies: 457.887 MHz, 456.512 MHz, 456.562 MHz, 456.537 MHz, Grant Date: 04/24/2012, Expiration Date: 04/24/2022, Certifier: Paul D Hale Jr, Registrant: National License, 12591 Brompton Road, Carmel, IN 46033, Phone: (317) 564-8018, Email:
  • Lat: 36.049806 Lon: -79.585889, Call Sign: WQZI795,
    Assigned Frequencies: 464.037 MHz, 469.037 MHz, 464.337 MHz, 469.337 MHz, 464.137 MHz, Grant Date: 06/01/2017, Expiration Date: 06/01/2027, Certifier: Erin Rox, Registrant: Lone Peak Licensing, LLC, Draper, UT 84020-1336, Phone: (801) 938-9346, Fax: (801) 938-9465, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

1
  • Whitsett, 7114 Gusenbury Rd (Lat: 36.063611 Lon: -79.568889), Type: Mast, Structure height: 79.2 m, Call Sign: WQOS923,
    Assigned Frequencies: 10835.0 MHz, Grant Date: 01/20/2012, Expiration Date: 01/20/2022, Certifier: John E Monday, Registrant: At&t Mobility LLC, 208 S Akard St., Rm 1015, Dallas, TX 75202, Phone: (855) 699-7073, Fax: (214) 746-6410, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

19 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Whitsett)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

2
  • Aircraft: CESSNA T182T (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: LYCOMING IO-540-AB1A5 (230 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 1274V , Serial Number: T18208807, Year manufactured: 2008, Airworthiness Date: 01/24/2008, Certificate Issue Date: 01/17/2019
    Registrant (Individual): Roy Rawlings Jr Barnes, 204 Club Sq, Whitsett, NC 27377
  • Aircraft: BARON FRED N LANCAIR 320 (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: LYCOMING IO-320 SERIES (150 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 9BF , Serial Number: 771, Year manufactured: 1995, Airworthiness Date: 06/03/2016, Certificate Issue Date: 10/23/2015
    Registrant (Individual): Eric T Miller, 917 Penn Lo Dr, Whitsett, NC 27377

Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 2 partial tracts)
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)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED8$146,4195$119,99019$158,8541$55,1901$111,090
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$00$02$119,4650$00$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED1$141,6601$95,8608$154,4780$01$26,130
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN1$65,4801$158,5105$161,3600$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$02$112,6050$00$0

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0152.00

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 2 partial tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED1$78,9001$136,010
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$00$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$00$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$0

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 0152.00

Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Whitsett, NC
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Whitsett, NC - Value

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

    Fire incident distribution by year Based on the data from the years 2002 - 2018 the average number of fire incidents per year is 40. The highest number of reported fire incidents - 97 took place in 2018, and the least - 6 in 2016. The data has an increasing trend.
    Fire incident types in Whitsett, NC When looking into fire subcategories, the most reports belonged to: Structure Fires (48.6%), and Outside Fires (30.5%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Whitsett, NC
    • 33148.6%Structure Fires
    • 20830.5%Outside Fires
    • 12518.4%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 172.5%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Whitsett, NC
Most common first names in Whitsett, NC among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
William2268.8 years
John2073.6 years
James1977.5 years
Mary1681.4 years
Robert1465.7 years
Charles1171.6 years
George976.0 years
Carrie881.2 years
Ruth780.8 years
Pearl785.0 years
Most common last names in Whitsett, NC among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Clapp2682.3 years
Greeson2074.9 years
Smith1677.2 years
Ingle1576.2 years
Jones872.9 years
Dick884.3 years
Shepherd873.7 years
Levens780.6 years
May775.2 years
Neese780.3 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Whitsett, NC
  • 54.2%Utility gas
  • 39.6%Electricity
  • 6.2%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Whitsett, NC
  • 50.9%Electricity
  • 49.1%Utility gas


Whitsett compared to North Carolina state average:

  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage below state average.
  • Renting percentage below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly below state average.

Whitsett on our top lists:

  • #21 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Thailand (population 500+)"
  • #16 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest number of infant deaths per 1000 residents 2007-2013 (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #31 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest percentage of residents that drank alcohol in the past 30 days"
  • #34 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the most Mainline Protestant congregations"
  • #35 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the most Mainline Protestant adherents"
  • #41 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest average weight of females"
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  • Carl D. Shoffner (1)
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Total of 26 patent applications in 2008-2020.