Knoxville, TN Demographic Data

Knoxville, TN Summary

Knoxville is located in Knox County in Tennessee
  • Population: NA
  • Area: 104.17 sq. miles
    • Land Area: 98.53 sq. miles
    • Water Area: 5.65 sq. miles
  • Population Density: NA
  • Elevation: 890.09 ft
  • Time Zone: Eastern Standard Time (GMT -5)
  • Daylight Savings: Yes

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Knoxville, TN Gender Breakdown

Gender
Number
Percent
National Avg
Total Population
0
 
311,536,594

Knoxville, TN Age Breakdown

Age Group
Number
Percent
National Avg
Under 5 Years
 
6.4
5 to 9 Years
 
6.6
10 to 14 Years
 
6.6
15 to 19 Years
 
7.0
20 to 24 Years
 
7.1
25 to 34 Years
 
13.4
35 to 44 Years
 
13.1
45 to 54 Years
 
14.3
55 to 59 Years
 
6.5
60 to 64 Years
 
5.6
65 to 74 Years
 
7.4
75 to 84 Years
 
4.2
85 Years and Over
 
1.8
Age Statistics
Number
Percent
National Avg

Knoxville, TN Race Breakdown

Race
Number
Percent
National Avg
One Race
 
97.2
White
 
74.0
Black or African American
 
12.6
American Indian and Alaska Native
 
0.8
Asian
 
4.9
Asian Indian
 
1.0
Chinese
 
1.1
Filipino
 
0.8
Japanese
 
0.3
Korean
 
0.5
Vietnamese
 
0.5
Other Asian
 
0.7
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander
 
0.2
Native Hawaiian
 
0.1
Guamanian or Chamorro
 
0.0
Samoan
 
0.0
Other Pacific Islander
 
0.1
Some Other Race
 
4.7
Two or More Races
 
2.8
Hispanic Statistics
Number
Percent
National Avg
Hispanic or Latino (of any race)
 
16.6
Mexican
 
10.7
Puerto Rican
 
1.6
Cuban
 
0.6
Other Hispanic or Latino
 
3.7
Not Hispanic or Latino
 
83.4

Knoxville, TN Educational Attainment

Education Level
Number
Percent
National Avg
Less than 9th grade
5,298
4.5% 
5.9
9th to 12th grade, no diploma
9,132
7.8% 
8.0
High school graduate (includes equivalent)
32,110
27.3% 
28.1
Some college, no degree
24,207
20.6% 
21.2
Associate's Degree
11,087
9.4% 
7.8
Bachelor's Degree
22,310
19.0% 
18.0
Graduate or professional degree
13,292
11.3% 
10.8
Education Summary
Number
Percent
National Avg
< High School Graduate
14,430
12.3%
13.9
High School Graduate or Higher
103,006
87.6%
85.9
Bachelor's Degree or Higher
35,602
30.3%
28.8

Knoxville, TN Marital Status

Marital Status
Number
Percent
National Avg
Never Married
61,577
40.1%
32.2%
Now Married
56,410
36.8%
48.8
Divorced
21,324
13.9%
10.8%
Separated
3,084
2.0%
2.2
Widowed
11,047%
7.2
6.0%

Knoxville, TN Language Spoken at Home

Language
Number
Percent
National Avg
English Only
158,066
93.0%
79.3%
Languages other than english
11,917
7.0%
20.7%
Spanish
5,705
3.4%
12.9%
Other indo-european languages
2,639
1.6%
3.7%
Asian and Pacific islander languages
2,282
1.3%
3.3%
Other Languages
1,291
0.8%
0.9%

Knoxville, TN Household Income

Household Income
Number
Percent
National Avg
Less than $10,000
11,440
13.7%
7.2
$10,000 to $14,999
5,805
7.0%
5.4
$15,000 to $24,999
12,945
15.5%
10.8
$25,000 to $34,999
13,085
15.7%
10.3
$35,000 to $49,999
12,317
14.8%
13.6
$50,000 to $74,999
13,025
15.6%
17.9
$75,000 to $99,999
6,773
8.1%
12.2
$100,000 to $149,000
4,794
5.8%
12.9
$150,000 to $199,999
1,314
1.6%
4.9
$200,000 or more
1,802
2.2%
4.8
Median household income
33,595
 
53,046
Per capita income
23,336
 
28,155

Knoxville, TN Employment Breakdown

Industry
Number
Percent
National Avg
Agriculture, forestry, fishing, hunting and mining
123
0.1%
1.9
Arts, entertainment, recreation, accommodation and food services
11,454
13.3%
9.3
Construction
5,570
6.5%
6.2
Educational services, health care and social assistance
21,797
25.4%
23.2
Finance, insurance, real estate, rental, and leasing
5,139
6.0%
6.7
Information
1,982
2.3%
2.2
Manufacturing
4,984
5.8%
10.5
Other services except public administration
4,547
5.3%
5.0
Professional, scientific, management, administrative and waste management services
9,846
11.5%
10.8
Public administration
2,409
2.8%
5.0
Retail trade
12,093
14.1%
11.6
Transportation, warehousing and utilities
3,390
3.9%
4.9
Wholesale trade
2,581
3.0%
2.8
Occupation
Number
Percent
National Avg
Management, professional, and related occupations
30,537
35.5%
36.2%
Construction, extraction, maintenance, and repair occupations
6,640
7.7%
9.1%
Production, transportation, and material moving occupations
7,831
9.1%
12.0%
Sales and office occupations
23,639
27.5%
24.6%
Service occupations
17,268
20.1%
18.1%

Knoxville, TN Commute Statistics

Commute Type
Number
Percent
National Avg
Workers 16 Years and over
84,120
 
 
Car, truck, or van - drove alone
69,867
83.1%
76.3
Car, truck, or van - carpooled
6,952
8.3%
9.8
Public transportation (excluding taxicab)
1,578
1.9%
5.0
Walked
2,013
2.4%
2.8
Other means
1,010
1.2%
1.8
Worked at home
2,700
3.2%
4.3
Mean travel time to work (Minutes)
NR
 
NR

Knoxville, TN Vehicles per Household

Vehicles per Household
Number
Percent
National Avg
None
9.1

Knoxville, TN Housing Occupancy

Housing Occupancy
Number
Percent
National Avg
Total Housing Units
 
 
Occupied Housing Units
87.5
Owner Occupied
64.9
Renter Occupied
35.1
Vacant Housing Units
12.5
Homeowner Vacancy Rate
2.2
Rental Vacancy Rate
7.3
Average household size of owner-occupied unit
NR
Average household size of renter-occupied unit
NR

Knoxville, TN Rooms per Residence

Rooms per Residence
Number
Percent
National Avg
Total Housing Units
0

Knoxville, TN Structure Type Statistics

Structure Type
Number
Percent
National Avg
Total Housing Units
0
 
 
1-unit, detached
61.7
1-unit, attached
5.8
2-units
3.8
3 or 4 units
4.4
5 to 9 units
4.8
10 to 19 units
4.5
20 or more units
8.5
Mobile home
6.5
Boat, RV, van, etc.
0.1

Knoxville, TN Housing Age Statistics

Housing Age
Number
Percent
National Avg
1939 or earlier
13.5%
1940 to 1949
5.5%
1950 to 1959
11.0%
1960 to 1969
11.1%
1970 to 1979
15.9%
1980 to 1989
13.9%
1990 to 1999
13.9%
2000 to 2004
14.7%
2005 or later
0.6%

Knoxville, TN Household Heating

Heating Fuel Type
Number
Percent
National Avg
Utility Gas
49.1
Bottled, tank, or LP gas
4.9
Electricity
36.1
Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
6.1
Coal or coke
0.1
Wood
2.1
Solar energy
0.0
Other fuel
0.5
No fuel used
0.9

Knoxville, TN Mortgage Statistics

Mortgage Payments
Number
Percent
National Avg
With Mortgage
 
49820840.0
Less than $300
0.2
$300 to $499
1.6%
$500 to $699
5.0%
$700 to $999
14.0%
$1,000 to 1,499
27.4%
$1,500 to 1,999
20.3%
$2,000 or more
31.5%
Not Computed
Mortgage Payment as % of Income
Number
Percent
National Avg
Less than 20.0%
36.4%
20.0% to 24.9%
16.1%
25.0% to 29.9%
12.0%
30.0% to 34.9%
8.5%
35.0% or more
27.1%
Not Computed
NR

Knoxville, TN Rent Statistics

Rent Payment Amount
Number
Percent
National Avg
Specified Renter-Occupied Units
 
 
38,336,617 
Less than $200
1.6%
$200 to $299
3.3%
$300 to $499
7.8%
$500 to $749
21.8%
$750 to $999
24.2%
$1,000 to $1,499
26.3%
$1,500 or more
15.0%
No Cash Rent
2,197,899
Median (Dollars)
904
Rent Payment as % of Income
Number
Percent
National Avg
Less than 15.0%
11.6%
15.0% to 19.9%
12.1%
20.0% to 24.9%
12.5%
25.0% to 29.9%
11.6%
30.0% to 34.9%
9.1%
35.0% or more
43.2%
Not Computed
NR

Knoxville, TN Property Value

Property Type
Number
Percent
National Avg
Specified Owner-Occupied Units
 
75,075,700
Less then $50,000
9.0%
$50,000 to $99,999
9.0%
$100,000 to $149,000
16.1%
$150,000 to $199,000
15.2%
$200,000 to $299,999
18.3%
$300,000 to $499,999
15.6%
$500,000 to $999,999
8.2%
$1,000,000 or more
2.1%
Median (Dollars)
 
176,700