White Oak, Allegheny County, Pennsylvania

White Oak: Borough of Pennsylvania

About

White Oak is a city located in the county of Allegheny in the U.S. state of Pennsylvania. Its population at the 2010 census was 7,862 and a population density of 1,179 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 7,396 inhabitants.

The city was created 245 years ago in 1777.

Quick Facts about White Oak

Population : 7,396 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Pennsylvania (United States)
County : Allegheny County
Postal code : 15131
Phone Area Codes : 412
Area : 6.67 km2
Establishment : January 01, 1970 (245 years ago)
Time Zone : America/New_York
Local time : 14:26:09 (31st January 2023)
Density : 1,109 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : -6.3% (2010-2020)
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Geography

White Oak is located at 40°20'15"N 79°48'33"W (40.3375700, -79.8092100).

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Demographics

According to census records, the population of White Oak decreased by 6.3% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 7,862 - census
2011 7,846 -0.2% estimation process
2012 7,810 -0.46% estimation process
2013 7,789 -0.27% estimation process
2014 7,736 -0.69% estimation process
2015 7,658 -1.02% estimation process
2016 7,606 -0.68% estimation process
2017 7,521 -1.13% estimation process
2018 7,477 -0.59% estimation process
2019 7,441 -0.48% estimation process
2020 7,396 -0.61% estimation process

Demographic Facts

Estimated population as of July 1, 2019 : 8,373
Based on demographic estimates as of April 1, 2010 : 8,345
Based on demographic estimates as of 1 April 2010 : 0.3%
April 1, 2020 Population : 8,719
April 1, 2010 Population : 8,345
People under 5 years old, percentage : 4.7%
People under 18 years old, percentage : 20.4%
People over 65 (%) : 23.8%
Female persons, % : 50.9%
White only, percent : 87.6%
Black or African American alone, percent : 0.8%
American Indian and Alaska Native only, % : 0.0%
Asians alone % : 9.8%
Only Native Hawaiians and Other Pacific Islanders, % : 0.0%
% of people who have participated in two or more races : 1.5%
% of Hispanic or Latino : 1.8%
White people, not Hispanic or Latino people, make up the majority of the population. : 86.2%
2015-2019 Veterans : 368
Percentage of foreign-born people, 2015-2019 : 11.8%
Rate of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 : 94.5%

Economic Facts

Rate of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 : 94.5%
Owner-occupied housing unit median value, 2015-2019 : $280,700
From 2015 to 2019, the median selected monthly owner costs - with a mortgage : $2,015
Monthly owner costs, without a mortgage, at the median, 2015-2019 : $846
2015-2019 median gross rent : -
2015-2019 Households : 3,215
Population per household, 2015-2019 : 2.58
Living in the same house a year ago, percentage of people aged one year and up, 2015-2019 : 89.8%
Languages other than English spoken at home, as a percentage of people aged 5 and up, 2015-2019 : 15.3%
Households with computers, %, 2015-2019 : 92.4%
Percentage of households with a broadband Internet subscription, 2015-2019 : 88.1%
Percentage of people aged 25 and up with a high school diploma or higher, 2015-2019 : 97.2%
Bachelor's degree or higher, proportion of people aged 25 and up, 2015-2019 : 55.5%
Percentage of people under the age of 65 who have a disability, 2015-2019 : 6.1%
Persons under the age of 65 who do not have health insurance, as a percentage : 3.7%
Total civilian labor force, percent of population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 61.5%
Female labor force participation in the civilian labor force, as a percentage of the population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 56.7%
Total sales of lodging and food services in 2012 ($1,000) : 12,388
Manufacturers' total shipments in 2012 ($1,000) : 1,435,457
2012 total retail sales ($1,000) : 100,550
2012 total retail sales per capita : $12,125
Mean commute time to work (in minutes), workers aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 22.0
2015-2019 median household income (in 2019 dollars) : $109,818
Income per capita in the previous 12 months (in 2019 dollars), 2015-2019 : $53,590
Percentage of people living in poverty : 2.1%
Total number of businesses in 2012 : 1,316
Men-owned businesses in 2012 : 725
Women-owned businesses in 2012 : 325
Minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 76
Non-minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 1,209
Veteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 133
Nonveteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 1,112
2010 population per square mile : 1,619.7
2010 land area in square miles : 5.15

Schools in White Oak

College & universities near White Oak, PA

Code Name City ZIP
214786 Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Greater Allegheny McKeesport (PA) 15132-7644
215381 Pittsburgh Institute of Aeronautics West Mifflin (PA) 15122
418658 All-State Career School-Pittsburgh West Mifflin (PA) 15122
461193 Bella Capelli Academy Monroeville (PA) 15146-2388
430227 Empire Beauty School-Monroeville Monroeville (PA) 15146-2229

Stations (8)

Amtrak & bus stations near White Oak, PA

Code Name Address Type
PGH Union Station 1100 Liberty Avenue RAIL
GNB Greensburg Harrison Ave. and Seton Hill Dr. RAIL
LAB Latrobe station 329 McKinley Ave RAIL
COV Connellsville station North Water Street and West Peach Street RAIL
JST Johnstown 47 Walnut Street RAIL

Post offices near White Oak

Post Office Name City ZIP
Greenock Post Office Greenock (PA) 15047
Boston Post Office McKeesport (PA) 15135
Coulter Post Office Coulters (PA) 15028
Duquesn Post Office Duquesne (PA) 15110
East Mc Keespor Post Office East Mc Keesport (PA) 15035

Other places with the same name (6)

Other cities in Allegheny County

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Allegheny County , PA. (more)

City Name Population Title
Pittsburgh 299,226 County seat in Allegheny County, Pennsylvania, United States
Penn Hills 40,517 Home rule municipality of Pennsylvania
Municipality of Bethel Park 32,345 Home rule municipality of Pennsylvania
Bethel Park 32,118 Home rule municipality of Pennsylvania
Mount Lebanon 31,418 Municipality in Pennsylvania
Monroeville 28,176 City in Alabama, United States
Plum 26,993 Borough of Pennsylvania
Moon 25,204 Township in Allegheny County, Pennsylvania
Unity 21,600 Township in Westmoreland County, Pennsylvania, United States
Upper Saint Clair 19,896 Home rule municipality in Allegheny County
West Mifflin 19,588 Borough of Pennsylvania
McKeesport 18,927 City in Allegheny County, Pennsylvania, United States
Wilkinsburg 15,186 Borough of Pennsylvania
Franklin Park 14,883 Borough of Pennsylvania
Cecil 13,220 Township in Washington County, Pennsylvania
Elizabeth 11,494 Borough in Pennsylvania, United States

Distance to Other Cities

White Oak distances to largest Pennsylvania cities