The city of Whiteville encompasses the following counties: Columbus. Whiteville's government is comprised of the Mayor, who is currently Terry Mann.
Whiteville encompasses land area: 5.4 sq mi (13.9 km2), water area: 0.0 sq mi (0.0 km2). The elevation is 98 ft (30 m) above sea level. This equates to a population density of 957/sq mi (369.5/km2). The local time zone is EST (UTC-5).
Local area codes are 910. The Federal Information Processing Standard (FIPS) code for the city is 37-73660, which is used in computer filings when non-government agencies and contractors fulfill government contracts. Additional information and the official website of the city is found at http://www.whitevillecity.com/.