White House, TN
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White House profile

Living in White House

White House is a somewhat small city located in the state of Tennessee. With a population of 12,982 people and four constituent neighborhoods, White House is the 50th largest community in Tennessee.

White House real estate is some of the most expensive in Tennessee, although White House house values don't compare to the most expensive real estate in the U.S.

Unlike some cities, White House isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in White House are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, White House is a city of professionals, sales and office workers, and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in White House who work in office and administrative support (16.26%), teaching (12.28%), and sales jobs (10.81%).

Also of interest is that White House has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.

White House is a good choice for families with children because of several factors. Many other families with children live here, making it a place where both parents and children are more likely to develop social ties with other families. The city’s good public school district and large population of college-educated adults provide an environment conducive to academic success. Many people own their own single-family homes, providing areas for children to play and stability in the community. Finally, White House’s overall crime rate is lower than average for the country.

One downside of living in White House is that it can take a long time to commute to work. In White House, the average commute to work is 35.10 minutes, which is quite a bit higher than the national average.

Being a small city, White House does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.

The percentage of people in White House who are college-educated is somewhat higher than the average US community of 21.84%: 26.42% of adults in White House have at least a bachelor's degree.

The per capita income in White House in 2018 was $35,648, which is wealthy relative to Tennessee, and upper middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $142,592 for a family of four.

White House is a somewhat ethnically-diverse city. The people who call White House home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of White House residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in White House include German, Irish, English, European, and Scots-Irish.

The most common language spoken in White House is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Vietnamese.