White Oak is a city in Gregg County, Texas, United States. The population was 6,469 at the 2010 census.
White Oak Municipal Building
|Motto: "Pride, Tradition"|
Location of White Oak, Texas
|Coordinates: 32°31′56″N 94°51′27″W|
The establishment of a school in the area in 1887 led to the development of the town. During the oil boom of the 1930s, the population of the town increased significantly.
The town was named for two trees growing near the site of the first school.
White Oak is located at (32.532349, -94.857638).
According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 9.1 square miles (24 km2), of which 0.1 square miles (0.26 km2), or 0.55%, is water.
The City of White Oak is served by the White Oak Independent School District - Home of the Roughnecks.
The largest graduating class from White Oak High School was the class of 2007 graduating with a total of 108 people, they were also the first class to have over 100 people.