Whiteville is a city located in North Carolina. With a 2020 population of 5,242, it is the 134th largest city in North Carolina and the 4617th largest city in the United States. Whiteville is currently declining at a rate of -0.93% annually and its population has decreased by -2.82% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 5,394 in 2010. Whiteville reached it's highest population of 5,565 in 1980. Spanning over 6 miles, Whiteville has a population density of 947 people per square mile.
The average household income in Whiteville is $47,485 with a poverty rate of 33.10%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $632 per month, and the median house value is $103,900. The median age in Whiteville is 43 years, 40 years for males, and 43.5 years for females. For every 100 females there are 68.9 males.