White Plains, NY: What you need to know

Just 25 miles north of Manhattan, White Plains houses several corporations and serves as a retail hub for Westchester County. The community has numerous federal and state government offices and courts, and its quality of life ranks the city among the Best Places to Live in America. Residents who like the outdoors have access to several parks and bike lanes, while other amenities include a solid healthcare system and an efficient public transportation network.


White Plains, NY City Profile

Quick Facts

Population 57,790
Median Age 38
Median Household Income $80,442
Median Home Price $511,600
Walkscore 64

White Plains, NY Rankings

White Plains , NY Real Estate

White Plains, N.Y., is a thriving business, government and technology center just half an hour from midtown Manhattan

White Plains, NY Demographics

Population By Gender

  Male 48.2%
  Female 51.8%

 
Total Employed Armed Forces: 51
In White Plains , NY

 
3.5% CIVILIAN VETERANS
in White Plains , NY

Median Population

Median Age 38.3%
Age 18 Over 79.4%
Age 21 Over 76.4%
Age 62 Over 19.1%
Age 65 Over 15.6%

Race

  Ethnicity White 62%
  Ethnicity Black 12.3%
  Ethnicity Asian 7.2%
  Ethnicity Hispanic 34.4%
  Ethnicity Indian 1%
  Ethnicity Other 12.9%

Economics

  Median Household Income $80,442
  Median Home Price $511,600
  Homes Owned 49.1%
  Homes Rent 50.9%
  Median Property Rent $1,554

Language

  English Only 54.9%
  English Other 45.1%

 
COMMUTE TIME: 26.8 MINUTES
in White Plains , NY

Commute Types

  Walked 8.2%
  Worked at Home 4.5%
  Public Transportation 19.5%
  Other Means 2.3%
  Drove Alone 56.9%
  Carpooled 8.6%

64/100
WALK SCORE
for White Plains , NY