White Mountain is a tiny coastal city (i.e. on the ocean, a bay, or inlet) located in the state of Alaska. With a population of 195 people and just one neighborhood, White Mountain is the 61st largest community in Alaska.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some cities, White Mountain isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in White Mountain are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, White Mountain is a city of service providers, sales and office workers and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in White Mountain who work in teaching (16.67%), management occupations (14.58%) and sales jobs (10.42%).
Setting & Lifestyle
The overall crime rate in White Mountain is one of the lowest in the US. This makes it one of the safer places to live in the country in terms of crime.
White Mountain is also nautical, which means that parts of it are somewhat historic and touch the ocean or tidal bodies of water, such as inlets and bays. Quite often, nautical areas such as these attract visitors and locals who come to enjoy the scenery and various waterfront activities.
Compared to the rest of the country, citizens of White Mountain spend much less time in their cars: on average, their commute to work is only 10.11 minutes. This also means that noise and pollution levels in the city are less than they would otherwise be.
White Mountain, even though it is a small city, has many people who use public transportation every day to get to and from work. This is a great benefit for people in the, city who have a need for low-cost transportation.