White House is a somewhat small city located in the state of Tennessee. With a population of 12,638 people and four constituent neighborhoods, White House is the 59th largest community in Tennessee.
White House real estate is some of the most expensive in Tennessee, although White House house values don't compare to the most expensive real estate in the U.S.
Unlike some cities where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, White House is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, White House is a city of professionals, sales and office workers, and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in White House who work in office and administrative support (16.64%), healthcare (10.94%), and sales jobs (10.44%).
Also of interest is that White House has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
White House is a good choice for families with children because of several factors. Many other families with children live here, making it a place where both parents and children are more likely to develop social ties with other families. The city’s good public school district and large population of college-educated adults provide an environment conducive to academic success. Many people own their own single-family homes, providing areas for children to play and stability in the community. Finally, White House’s overall crime rate is lower than average for the country.
One downside of living in White House, however, is that residents on average have to contend with a long commute, spending on average 34.26 minutes every day commuting to work.
White House is a small city, and as such doesn't have a public transit system that people use to get to and from their jobs every day.
In terms of college education, White House is somewhat better educated than the 21.84% who have a 4-year degree or higher in the typical US community: 26.82% of adults 25 and older in the city have at least a bachelor's degree.
The per capita income in White House in 2018 was $34,509, which is wealthy relative to Tennessee, and upper middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $138,036 for a family of four. However, White House contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
The people who call White House home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of White House residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Important ancestries of people in White House include German, Irish, English, Italian, and Swedish.
The most common language spoken in White House is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Vietnamese.