chattanooga Demographics
Educational Attainment
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Less than High School 6,290 6.2 % 6.7 %
High School Graduate 30,556 30.1 % 32.8 %
Some College 28,724 28.3 % 24.8 %
Bachelor’s Degree 22,772 22.5 % 22.1 %
Graduate or Professional Degree 13,090 12.9 % 13.5 %
High School Graduate or Higher 86,927 85.7 % 86.9 %
Bachelor's Degree or Higher 30,125 29.7 % 29.7 %
Age Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Population 173,778 - -
19 years old and under 39,746 22.9 % 25.9 %
20 to 44 years old 61,875 35.6 % 12.8 %
45 to 64 years old 46,010 26.5 % 12.6 %
65 years old and older 26,147 15.0 % 1.9 %
Language Spoken at Home
Number No. Area % Area National % National
English Only 150,895 95.2 % 84.8 %
Spanish 6,760 4.3 % 14.1 %
Other Languages 879 0 % 0 %
Marital Status
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Never Married 29,279 42.4 % 33.2 %
Married 26,431 38.2 % 50.6 %
Separated 2,382 3.4 % 2.6 %
Divorced 11,011 15.9 % 13.5 %
Census Housing Report
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Housing Units 82,641 - -
Occupied Housing Units 70,382 85.2 % 87.5 %
Vacant Housing Units 12,259 14.8 % 12.5 %
1-Unit, Detached 47,639 57.6 % 61.5 %
1-Unit, Attached 2,526 3.1 % 5.8 %
2-Units 6,486 7.8 % 3.8 %
3 to 4 Units 2,989 3.6 % 4.5 %
5 to 9 Units 6,007 7.3 % 4.9 %
10 to 19 Units 6,605 8.0 % 4.6 %
20 or More Units 8,751 10.6 % 8.7 %
Mobile Homes 1,579 1.9 % 6.3 %
Boat, RV, or Van 59 0.1 % 0.1 %
Built 1990 to 1999 7,950 9.6 % 14.0 %
Built 1980 to 1989 7,686 9.3 % 13.7 %
Built 1970 to 1979 12,485 15.1 % 15.7 %
Built 1960 to 1969 12,464 15.1 % 11.0 %
Built 1940 to 1959 19,088 23.1 % 15.9 %
Built 1939 or Earlier 11,614 14.1 % 13.1 %
Electric 50,844 61.5 % 32.8 %
Oil / Kerosene 28 0.0 % 4.6 %
Natural Gas 18,370 22.2 % 42.5 %
Tank or LP Gas 609 0.7 % 4.2 %
Wood 348 0.4 % 1.9 %
Other Fuel 49 0.1 % 0.4 %
None 134 0.2 % 1.0 %
Racial Breakdown
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Caucasian 105,655 62.5 % 75.7 %
African-American 58,595 34.7 % 13.1 %
Native American 143 0.1 % 0.8 %
Asian 3,549 2.1 % 5.4 %
Some Other Race 1,085 0.6 % 4.9 %
Economic Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Median Household Income 41,456 53,657
Median Family Income 55,356 65,910
Median Per Capita Income 25,131 28,889
Weather
  • Chance of Sunshine 64.52 %
  • Temperature 84.33 ℉
  • Rainfall 3.02 inches
  • Energy Demand
    [HDD] 0.1
    [CDD] 9.28
Earthquakes
Magnitude Probability
5.0 0.29 %
6.0 0.06 %
7.0 0.00 %
8.0 0.00 %
9.0 0.00 %
Very Low Risk Area
Public Information
Unemployment Information
Data sourced by HomeFacts.com