knoxville Demographics

Educational Attainment

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
Less than High School 3,919 4.0 % 6.3 %
High School Graduate 29,900 30.1 % 32.2 %
Some College 23,964 24.2 % 24.4 %
Bachelor’s Degree 25,929 26.1 % 22.9 %
Graduate or Professional Degree 15,472 15.6 % 14.1 %
High School Graduate or Higher 87,976 88.7 % 87.5 %
Bachelor's Degree or Higher 34,814 35.1 % 35.1 %

Age Statistics

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Population 186,238 - -
19 years old and under 41,544 22.3 % 25.5 %
20 to 44 years old 80,058 43.0 % 12.6 %
45 to 64 years old 39,998 21.5 % 12.8 %
65 years old and older 24,638 13.2 % 2.0 %

Language Spoken at Home

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
English Only 163,394 100.0 % 84.4 %

Marital Status

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
Never Married 33,709 43.7 % 33.6 %
Married 26,108 33.8 % 50.4 %
Separated 3,273 4.2 % 2.5 %
Divorced 14,127 18.3 % 13.4 %

Census Housing Report

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Housing Units 90,626 - -
Occupied Housing Units 81,005 89.4 % 87.6 %
Vacant Housing Units 9,621 10.6 % 12.4 %
1-Unit, Detached 47,053 51.9 % 61.5 %
1-Unit, Attached 5,515 6.1 % 5.9 %
2-Units 1,764 1.9 % 3.6 %
3 to 4 Units 4,308 4.8 % 4.4 %
5 to 9 Units 7,498 8.3 % 4.8 %
10 to 19 Units 11,460 12.6 % 4.4 %
20 or More Units 11,741 13.0 % 9.0 %
Mobile Homes 1,287 1.4 % 6.2 %
Built 1990 to 1999 9,197 10.1 % 13.9 %
Built 1980 to 1989 9,185 10.1 % 13.5 %
Built 1970 to 1979 14,067 15.5 % 15.3 %
Built 1960 to 1969 11,558 12.8 % 10.7 %
Built 1940 to 1959 20,255 22.4 % 15.5 %
Built 1939 or Earlier 12,461 13.7 % 12.8 %
Electric 56,135 61.9 % 33.9 %
Oil / Kerosene 39 0.0 % 4.2 %
Natural Gas 22,944 25.3 % 42.1 %
Tank or LP Gas 1,032 1.1 % 4.1 %
Wood 233 0.3 % 1.6 %
Other Fuel 132 0.1 % 0.4 %
None 490 0.5 % 1.0 %

Racial Breakdown

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
Caucasian 139,049 76.5 % 75.1 %
African-American 32,994 18.2 % 13.1 %
Native American 1,081 0.6 % 0.9 %
Asian 4,349 2.4 % 5.6 %
Some Other Race 4,245 2.3 % 5.2 %

Economic Statistics

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
Median Household Income 35,816 57,617
Median Family Income 49,627 71,062
Median Per Capita Income 22,941 31,128

Weather

  • Chance of Sunshine 56.67 %
  • Temperature 72.22 ℉
  • Rainfall 4.87 inches
  • Energy Demand
    [HDD] 5.82
    [CDD] 1.55

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