White Oak is a somewhat small borough located in the state of Pennsylvania. With a population of 7,775 people and two constituent neighborhoods, White Oak is the 166th largest community in Pennsylvania.
White Oak is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, White Oak is a borough of professionals, sales and office workers, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in White Oak who work in office and administrative support (14.04%), sales jobs (10.67%), and healthcare (8.57%).
The education level of White Oak citizens is a little higher than the average for US cities and towns: 24.60% of adults in White Oak have at least a bachelor's degree.
The per capita income in White Oak in 2010 was $30,169, which is wealthy relative to Pennsylvania, and upper middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $120,676 for a family of four. However, White Oak contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
The people who call White Oak home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of White Oak residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in White Oak include Irish, Italian, Polish, and Slovak.
The most common language spoken in White Oak is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Chinese.