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Whitakers, North Carolina
Buildings in the center of Whitakers
|• Total||0.82 sq mi (2.13 km2)|
|• Land||0.82 sq mi (2.13 km2)|
|• Water||0.00 sq mi (0.00 km2)|
|Elevation||128 ft (39 m)|
| • Estimate
|• Density||855.05/sq mi (330.30/km2)|
|Time zone||UTC-5 (Eastern (EST))|
|• Summer (DST)||UTC-4 (EDT)|
|GNIS feature ID||0997124|
Whitakers is a town in Edgecombe and Nash Counties in the U.S. state of North Carolina. It is divided between the two counties by railroad tracks and is the northernmost town in the two counties. It is part of the Rocky Mount, North Carolina Metropolitan Statistical Area. The population was 744 in 2010.
The Porter Houses and Armstrong Kitchen was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 2002.
Whitakers is located at(36.105951, -77.713582).
According to the United States Census Bureau, the town has a total area of .81 square miles (2.1 km²), all land.
|U.S. Decennial Census|
|Black or African American (non-Hispanic)||433||69.06%|
|Hispanic or Latino||12||1.91%|
As of the 2020 United States census, there were 627 people, 304 households, and 173 families residing in the town.
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