Whitmire is located in northwest South Carolina. Whitmire is between the Newberry, Laurens, Union county. Whitmire has 1.24 square miles of land area and has no water area. As of 2010-2014, the total Whitmire population is 1,368, which has shrunk 9.52% since 2000. The population growth rate is much lower than the state average rate of 17.83% and is much lower than the national average rate of 11.61%. Whitmire median household income is $29,783 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 35.33% since 2000. The income growth rate is much higher than the state average rate of 21.44% and is higher than the national average rate of 27.36%. Whitmire median house value is $44,700 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 31.86% since 2000. The house value growth rate is lower than the state average rate of 44.99% and is lower than the national average rate of 46.91%. As a reference, the national Consumer Price Index (CPI) inflation rate for the same period is 26.63%. On average, the public school district that covers Whitmire is close to the state average in quality. The Whitmire area code is 803.