- Development Area: Whitehouse
- Constituency: Eastern Westmoreland
- Districts: 3
- North: Bluefields
- West: Cave/Ferris
- South: Caribbean Sea
- East: Kentucky/Cave
- Member of Parlaiment: Hon. Luther Buchanan
- Councillor: Mr. Valdence Gifford
COMMUNITY PRIORITY ISSUES
- Poor roads
- Poor parenting
- High levels of unemployment and youth unemployment
- Low skill levels
- High level of high school dropouts
Number of Active Community Based Organizations: 3
|Estimated Population Size||1124|
|Estimated Number of Households||281|
|Average Households Size||3.9|
|% Households headed by males||52|
|% Households headed w/o academic qualification||53.2|
|% Households headed by unemployed persons||48|
Age sex distribution of population
|15 - 24||5.2||14.2||9.7|
|25 - 29||1.8||7.0||4.4|
|30 - 64||12.5||14.2||13.35|
Social and physical ameneties
55% of the residents lived of family owned land, while 22.2% were leasing. 66.7% of the respondents owned the land on which the houses were constructed, while 22.2% were living for free.
40.7% of the households received public water piped into dwelling. 37% access water from public standpipe. Approximately 96.3% of residents used electricity for lighting and 3.7% utilized bottle torch.
Telephone services utilized by 74% of the residents in which the majority used cellular phones.
Burning (88.9%) was the most common method of garbage disposal. 44.4% of households utilized pit latrine and 40.7% used the water closet not linked to sewer.