Whiteville is a very small town located in the state of Tennessee. With a population of 4,550 people and just one neighborhood, Whiteville is the 127th largest community in Tennessee.
Occupations and Workforce
When you are in Whiteville, you'll notice that it is more blue-collar than most other communities in America. 43.99% of Whiteville’s employed work in blue-collar jobs, while America averages only 27.7% that do. Overall, Whiteville is a town of service providers, production and manufacturing workers and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Whiteville who work in law enforcement and fire fighting (13.94%), food service (7.69%) and sales jobs (6.97%).
Setting & Lifestyle
It is a fairly quiet town because there are relatively few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. (Children, for example, often can't help themselves from being noisy, and being parents ourselves, we know!) Whiteville has relatively few families with children living at home, and is quieter because of it. Renters and college students, for their own reasons, can also be noisy. Whiteville has few renters and college students. But the biggest reason it is quieter in Whiteville than in most places in America, is that there are just simply fewer people living here. If you think trees make good neighbors, Whiteville may be for you.
Compared to the rest of the country, citizens of Whiteville spend much less time in their cars: on average, their commute to work is only 17.95 minutes. This also means that noise and pollution levels in the town are less than they would otherwise be.
As is often the case in a small town, Whiteville doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.