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 sales and office workers, professionals, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in White Oak who work in office and administrative support (14.74%), sales jobs (11.95%), and healthcare (6.83%).
Also of interest is that White Oak has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
The citizens of White Oak are slightly better educated than the national average of 21.84% for all cities and towns, with 22.82% of adults in White Oak having a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.
The per capita income in White Oak in 2010 was $31,870, which is wealthy relative to Pennsylvania and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $127,480 for a family of four.
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 English.
The most common language spoken in White Oak is English. Other important languages spoken here include Serbo-Croatian and Chinese.