Whitwell is located close to the center of Tennessee. Whitwell is between the Sequatchie, Marion county. Whitwell has 3.39 square miles of land area and 0.00 square miles of water area. As of 2010-2014, the total Whitwell population is 2,139, which has grown 28.86% since 2000. The population growth rate is much higher than the state average rate of 13.40% and is much higher than the national average rate of 11.61%. Whitwell median household income is $26,397 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 3.69% since 2000. The income growth rate is much lower than the state average rate of 22.72% and is much lower than the national average rate of 27.36%. Whitwell median house value is $86,900 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 32.47% since 2000. The house value growth rate is much lower than the state average rate of 50.43% 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 Whitwell is much better than the state average in quality. The Whitwell area code is 423.