Demographics

People

Total Population921
Male Share of the Population46.4%
Female Share of the Population53.6%
Senior Citizens20.1%
Employed Population 16+296
Age of the Population39

Families

% of people married33.1%
Average household size3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher2.8%
Median Earnings25+$26,641
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$0
Median Earnings With High School Degree$25,509

Wealth

Median Family Income$38,906
% Above Poverty Level69.9%
% Below Poverty Level30.1%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time20 minutes
% Working from Home2.4%
% Walking and Biking to Work0%
% Using Public Transportation%

Housing

People Living Alone35.7%
Median Gross Rent$617
Median House Value$73,700

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)74.5%
Irish6.6%
English2.3%
German2%
Italian1.4%
Russian0.3%
Greek0.2%
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Whitakers Almanac

CategoryValue
CountyNash County
Standard Zip Codes27891
Phone Area Codes252
Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Approximate Latitude36.1
Approximate Longitude-77.71

Whitakers Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)

StationROCKY MOUNT 8 ESE
Distance14.3 miles
Jan Temp31 to 51 F
Apr Temp46 to 72 F
Jul Temp69 to 90 F
Oct Temp49 to 73 F
Annual Precip46.5 inches
StationTARBORO 1 S
Distance18.4 miles
Jan Temp28 to 50 F
Apr Temp45 to 70 F
Jul Temp69 to 88 F
Oct Temp48 to 72 F
Annual Precip45.5 inches
StationJACKSON
Distance25.4 miles
Jan Temp28 to 49 F
Apr Temp45 to 71 F
Jul Temp67 to 90 F
Oct Temp47 to 72 F
Annual Precip45.8 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Dortches1,085$72,321
Enfield2,322$29,720
Nashville5,523$67,292
Red Oak3,411$98,750
Rocky Mount54,982$50,529
Scotland Neck1,380$37,692

Whitakers Public Schools

Swift Creek Elementary
2420 Swift Creek School Road
ZIP: 27891
(252) 462-2840
Primary
Total Enrollment 263
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