White Pine, TN Population

By | June 29, 2019

Population: 1,997. Estimated population in 2021: 2,055 (+2.9% change)
Males: 943 (47.2%), Females: 1,054 (52.8%)

Jefferson County

Zip code: 37890

Median resident age: 37.2 years
Median household income: $25,078
Median house value: $72,100

Races in White Pine:

  • White Non-Hispanic (95.2%)
  • Hispanic (2.5%)
  • Other race (2.2%)
  • Black (0.9%)
  • American Indian (0.8%)
  • Two or more races (0.8%)

Ancestries: United States (22.4%), Irish (11.7%), German (8.2%), English (6.7%), Scotch-Irish (2.8%), Dutch (2.6%).

Elevation: 1140 feet

Land area: 2.5 square miles

Population

For population 25 years and over in White Pine

  • High school or higher: 62.4%
  • Bachelor’s degree or higher: 3.0%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 1.9%
  • Unemployed: 7.1%
  • Mean travel time to work: 22.6 minutes

For population 15 years and over in White Pine town

  • Never married: 20.0%
  • Now married: 55.8%
  • Separated: 2.6%
  • Widowed: 9.7%
  • Divorced: 11.9%

3.1% Foreign born (3.1% Latin America).

Population change in the 1990s: +111 (+5.9%).

Hospitals

Hospitals/medical centers near White Pine:

Airports

Airports certified for carrier operations nearest to White Pine:

  • MC GHEE TYSON (about 53 miles; KNOXVILLE, TN; Abbreviation: TYS)
  • TRI-CITIES RGNL TN/VA (about 67 miles; BRISTOL/JOHNSON/KINGSPORT, TN; Abbreviation: TRI)
  • ASHEVILLE REGIONAL (about 71 miles; ASHEVILLE, NC; Abbreviation: AVL)
Other public-use airports nearest to White Pine:

  • MOORE-MURRELL (about 7 miles; MORRISTOWN, TN; Abbreviation: MOR)
  • GATLINBURG-PIGEON FORGE (about 24 miles; SEVIERVILLE, TN; Abbreviation: GKT)
  • NEW TAZEWELL MUNICIPAL (about 27 miles; TAZEWELL, TN; Abbreviation: 3A2)

Colleges and Universities

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

  • WALTERS STATE COMMUNITY COLLEGE (about 6 miles; MORRISTOWN, TN; Full-time enrollment: 3,893)
  • CARSON-NEWMAN COLLEGE (about 14 miles; JEFFERSON CITY, TN; Full-time enrollment: 2,073)
  • THE UNIVERSITY OF TENNESSEE (about 48 miles; KNOXVILLE, TN; Full-time enrollment: 23,333)
  • PELLISSIPPI STATE TECHNICAL COMMUNITY COLLEGE (about 48 miles; KNOXVILLE, TN; Full-time enrollment: 5,196)
  • WESTERN CAROLINA UNIVERSITY (about 60 miles; CULLOWHEE, NC; Full-time enrollment: 5,843)
  • UNIVERSITY OF NORTH CAROLINA AT ASHEVILLE (about 61 miles; ASHEVILLE, NC; Full-time enrollment: 2,759)
  • ASHEVILLE BUNCOMBE TECHNICAL COMMUNITY COLLEGE (about 62 miles; ASHEVILLE, NC; Full-time enrollment: 2,728)
Public primary/middle school in White Pine:

  • WHITE PINE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Students: 706; Location: 3060 ROY MESSER HW; Grades: KG – 08)

Libraries

Library in White Pine:

  • WHITE PINE PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $45,525; Location: 1708 MAIN ST; 11,896 books; 336 audio materials; 538 video materials; 43 serial subscriptions)

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