Whispering Pines, North Carolina Population 2020

3,439

Whispering Pines is a city located in North Carolina. With a 2020 population of 3,439, it is the 194th largest city in North Carolina and the 5817th largest city in the United States. Whispering Pines is currently growing at a rate of 1.54% annually and its population has increased by 17.45% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 2,928 in 2010. Spanning over 4 miles, Whispering Pines has a population density of 930 people per square mile.

The average household income in Whispering Pines is $92,936 with a poverty rate of 5.86%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,524 per month, and the median house value is $311,300. The median age in Whispering Pines is 39.4 years, 35 years for males, and 40.4 years for females. For every 100 females there are 78.8 males.

Whispering Pines Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Whispering Pines was:

  • White: 92.58%
  • Black or African American: 4.72%
  • Two or more races: 1.80%
  • Asian: 0.90%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Whispering Pines, North Carolina is 3,439, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 3,335.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 2,928.

Whispering Pines, North Carolina Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White2,98292.58%
Black or African American1524.72%
Two or More Races581.80%
Asian290.90%

Whispering Pines Population Pyramid 2020

Whispering Pines Median Age

39.4


Total

35


Male

40.4


Female

Whispering Pines Adults

There are 2,221 adults, (654 of whom are seniors) in Whispering Pines.

Whispering Pines Age Dependency

105.6

Age Dependency Ratio

41.7

Old Age Dependency Ratio

63.8

Child Dependency Ratio

Whispering Pines Sex Ratio

Female

1,801

55.91%

Male

1,420

44.09%

Whispering Pines Households and Families

Whispering Pines Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Whispering Pines Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Non Family100%0%
All88.4%11.6%
Married85.7%14.3%
Female80%20%
Male0%0%

88.4%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,1252.8688.4
Married8163.485.7
Non Family2441.07100
Female652.9280
Male00

3.33

Average Family Size

2.86

Average Household Size

0%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Whispering Pines Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade0.00%
9th to 12th Grade1356.36%
High School Graduate38017.90%
Some College33415.73%
Associates Degree1436.74%
Bachelors Degree73534.62%
Graduate Degree39618.65%

Whispering Pines Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White1,8921,8501,077
Black15259
Hispanic333325
Asian292929
Multiple Races1717

The highest rate of high school graduation is among asian people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 100.00%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$54,685$74,000$36,604
Less Than High School$$$
High School Grad$125,625$127,438$
Some College$36,439$53,393$
Bachelors Degree$58,534$73,214$41,146
Graduate Degree$76,250$96,750$

$54,685

Average Earnings

$74,000

Average Male

$36,604

Average Female

Whispering Pines Language

Whispering Pines Language by Age

Whispering Pines Language

97.41% of Whispering Pines residents speak only English, while 2.59% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 1.49% of the population.

Whispering Pines Poverty

Whispering Pines Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White2,875822.85%
Hispanic947478.72%
Multiple583255.17%

5.86%

Overall Poverty Rate

4.69%

Male Poverty Rate

6.77%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Whispering Pines

The race most likely to be in poverty in Whispering Pines is Hispanic, with 78.72% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Whispering Pines is White, with 2.85% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.00%. Among those working part-time, it was 7.21%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 4.94%.

Name Poverty
Some College7.55%
Less Than High School7.41%
High School3.68%
Bachelors or Greater2.12%
Name Poverty
Female Employed5.95%
Female Unemployed0.00%
Male Unemployed0.00%
Male Employed0.00%

Whispering Pines Income

Whispering Pines Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$76,780$92,936
Families$85,505$102,620
Married Families$86,489-
Non Families$52,813$57,972

Whispering Pines Marital Status

Whispering Pines Marital Status

Marriage Rates

71.6%

Overall Marriage Rate

85.7%

Male Marriage Rate

61.6%

Female Marriage Rate

Whispering Pines Married by Age and Sex

Whispering Pines Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 45-54, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

Whispering Pines Marital Status by Race

Whispering Pines Veterans

302

Number of Veterans

244

Male Veterans

58

Female Veterans

War Veterans
First Gulf War128
Vietnam87
Second Gulf War57
Korea48
World War II19
Age Group Veterans
35 to 54115
75+81
65 to 7463
55 to 6422
18 to 3421

$Whispering Pines Veterans by Education

0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

16.56%

Veteran Disability Rate

Whispering Pines Employment Status

49.7%

Labor Force Participation

37.3%

Employment Rate

4.5%

Unemployment Rate

Whispering Pines Place of Birth

Origin of Non-Citizens

Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

24.03%

Born in North Carolina

97.95%

Native Born

2.05%

Foreign Born

1.09%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

97.95% of Whispering Pines residents were born in the United States, with 24.03% having been born in North Carolina. 1.09% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20203,439521.54%
20193,387521.56%
20183,335391.18%
20173,296521.60%
20163,2441334.28%
20153,111290.94%
20143,082431.41%
20133,039301.00%
20123,009270.91%
20112,982210.71%
20102,9610.00%