White City is a tiny city located in the state of Kansas. With a population of 581 people and just one neighborhood, White City is the 234th largest community in Kansas. White City has an unusually large stock of pre-World War II architecture, making it one of the older and more historic cities.
Occupations and Workforce
White City is a blue-collar town, with 43.59% of people working in blue-collar occupations, while the average in America is just 27.7%. Overall, White City is a city of service providers, construction workers and builders and production and manufacturing workers. There are especially a lot of people living in White City who work in office and administrative support (10.26%), management occupations (7.26%) and personal care services (5.13%).
Telecommuters are a relatively large percentage of the workforce: 7.33% of people work from home. While this number may seem small overall, as a fraction of the total workforce it is high relative to the nation. These workers are often telecommuters who work in knowledge-based, white-collar professions. For example, Silicon Valley has large numbers of people who telecommute. Other at-home workers may be self-employed people who operate small businesses out of their homes.
Setting & Lifestyle
The city is relatively quiet, having a combination of lower population density and few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. For example, White City has relatively fewer families with younger children, and/or college students. Combined, this makes White City a pretty quiet place to live overall. If you like quiet, you will probably enjoy it here.
In White City, however, the average commute to work is quite long. On average, people spend 33.50 minutes each day getting to work, which is significantly higher than the national average.
Being a small city, White City does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.