It is located off Interstate 81 which is one of the busiest stretches of Interstate in the entire country. White Pine is also the location of the southeastern distribution center for Old Dominion Freight, which has over 247 dock locations.
White Pine was once known as “Dandridge Crossing”. It is flanked by the French Broad River on the south and Long Creek on the north. It is a family oriented community that puts great emphasis on their children. The town provides recreational facilities that include a football field, soccer field, softball field, basketball court and 2 little league baseball fields.