knoxville Demographics
Educational Attainment
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Less than High School 4,367 4.3 % 6.6 %
High School Graduate 34,339 33.9 % 32.6 %
Some College 28,075 27.7 % 24.6 %
Bachelor’s Degree 19,858 19.6 % 22.5 %
Graduate or Professional Degree 14,621 14.4 % 13.7 %
High School Graduate or Higher 90,020 88.9 % 87.1 %
Bachelor's Degree or Higher 29,568 29.2 % 29.2 %
Age Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Population 185,312 - -
19 years old and under 41,924 22.6 % 25.6 %
20 to 44 years old 78,477 42.3 % 12.7 %
45 to 64 years old 41,878 22.6 % 12.7 %
65 years old and older 23,033 12.4 % 1.9 %
Language Spoken at Home
Number No. Area % Area National % National
English Only 161,644 100.0 % 84.6 %
Marital Status
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Never Married 31,898 43.0 % 33.5 %
Married 26,765 36.1 % 50.5 %
Separated 2,977 4.0 % 2.6 %
Divorced 12,475 16.8 % 13.5 %
Census Housing Report
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Housing Units 89,645 - -
Occupied Housing Units 79,736 88.9 % 87.7 %
Vacant Housing Units 9,909 11.1 % 12.3 %
1-Unit, Detached 49,436 55.1 % 61.4 %
1-Unit, Attached 5,209 5.8 % 5.8 %
2-Units 2,607 2.9 % 3.7 %
3 to 4 Units 3,572 4.0 % 4.5 %
5 to 9 Units 6,472 7.2 % 4.8 %
10 to 19 Units 9,401 10.5 % 4.6 %
20 or More Units 11,681 13.0 % 8.8 %
Mobile Homes 1,052 1.2 % 6.3 %
Boat, RV, or Van 215 0.2 % 0.1 %
Built 1990 to 1999 9,245 10.3 % 14.0 %
Built 1980 to 1989 10,188 11.4 % 13.6 %
Built 1970 to 1979 14,245 15.9 % 15.5 %
Built 1960 to 1969 10,130 11.3 % 10.8 %
Built 1940 to 1959 21,559 24.0 % 15.6 %
Built 1939 or Earlier 11,616 13.0 % 13.0 %
Electric 53,287 59.4 % 33.5 %
Oil / Kerosene 161 0.2 % 4.4 %
Natural Gas 24,946 27.8 % 42.3 %
Tank or LP Gas 532 0.6 % 4.1 %
Coal 41 0.0 % 0.1 %
Wood 224 0.2 % 1.8 %
Other Fuel 92 0.1 % 0.4 %
None 453 0.5 % 1.0 %
Racial Breakdown
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Caucasian 140,724 78.7 % 75.5 %
African-American 31,513 17.6 % 13.1 %
Native American 306 0.2 % 0.8 %
Asian 3,214 1.8 % 5.6 %
Some Other Race 2,981 1.7 % 4.9 %
Economic Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Median Household Income 37,200 55,775
Median Family Income 49,241 68,260
Median Per Capita Income 23,477 29,979
Weather
  • Chance of Sunshine 58.06 %
  • Temperature 79.59 ℉
  • Rainfall 3.71 inches
  • Energy Demand
    [HDD] 1.37
    [CDD] 5.4
Earthquakes
Magnitude Probability
5.0 0.35 %
6.0 0.07 %
7.0 0.01 %
8.0 0.00 %
9.0 0.00 %
Very Low Risk Area
Public Information
Unemployment Information
Data sourced by HomeFacts.com