White House Station is a very small town located in the state of New Jersey. With a population of 2,078 people and two constituent neighborhoods, White House Station is the 429th largest community in New Jersey.
Housing costs in White House Station are among some of the highest in the nation, although real estate prices here don't compare to real estate prices in the most expensive communities in New Jersey.
Unlike some towns where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, White House Station is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, White House Station is a town of managers, professionals, and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in White House Station who work in management occupations (19.67%), teaching (12.96%), and personal care services (9.16%).
A relatively large number of people in White House Station telecommute to their jobs. Overall, about 7.83% of the workforce works from home. While this may seem like a small number, as a fraction of the total workforce it ranks among the highest in the country. 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.
White House Station’s overall crime rate ranks among the lowest in the nation, making it a very safe place to live.
White House Station is a small town, and as such doesn't have a public transit system that people use to get to and from their jobs every day.
The citizens of White House Station are among the most well-educated in the nation: 41.01% of adults in White House Station have a bachelor's degree or even advanced degree, whereas the average US city has 21.84% holding at least a bachelor's degree.
The per capita income in White House Station in 2010 was $54,541, which is wealthy relative to New Jersey and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $218,164 for a family of four. However, White House Station contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
The people who call White House Station home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of White House Station residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Important ancestries of people in White House Station include Italian, German, Polish, and English.
The most common language spoken in White House Station is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Chinese.