TN

National Population : 333,590,059
Tennessee State Population : 7,172,444

About Knoxville, TN

Knoxville, TN is located in Knox County in the state of Tennessee.

The total City Population for Knoxville is about 444,035 with about 733 people per square mile, and the larger Metro Area Population is about 586,048.

The Average Home Value is $191,411.11, which is roughly 27% higher than the Average Home Value of $139,641.00 for the state of Tennessee, and roughly 1% higher than the National Average of $188,692.00.

The Median Income Per Household is about $53,642.28, which is roughly 12% higher than the Average Median Income Per Household of $47,415.00 for the state of Tennessee, and roughly 7% lower than the National Average of $57,518.00.

Employment

The Unemployment Rate for Knoxville is about 5.9%.

Tennessee is ranked #44 out of 52 for Best and Worst States to Work in America, with an overall score of 23.34 out of 100.

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Voting

Knox County voted Republican in the 2020 Presidential Election with a very significant difference of 26.6% between the winner and runner up.

Voting Results by Party

Republican: 56.47%
Democratic: 41.45%
Other: 2.08%


Nearby Locations

Powell, TN (8.71 mi.)
Rockford, TN (9.31 mi.)
Heiskell, TN (10.93 mi.)
Louisville, TN (11.44 mi.)
Seymour, TN (12.31 mi.)
Straw Plains, TN (12.68 mi.)
Alcoa, TN (12.71 mi.)
Corryton, TN (12.76 mi.)
Mascot, TN (13.27 mi.)
Concord, TN (13.61 mi.)
Concord Farr, TN (13.61 mi.)
Walland, TN (14.03 mi.)
Kodak, TN (14.04 mi.)
Maynardville, TN (14.12 mi.)
Maryville, TN (14.94 mi.)
Farragut, TN (15.05 mi.)
Clinton, TN (15.46 mi.)
Blaine, TN (16.15 mi.)
Luttrell, TN (16.51 mi.)
Andersonville, TN (18.07 mi.)
Friendsville, TN (18.71 mi.)

Additional Location Details

Zip Code(s) : 37902, 37909, 37912, 37914, 37915, 37916, 37917, 37918, 37919, 37920, 37921, 37922, 37923, 37924, 37931, 37932, 37934, 37938
Latitude : 36.042618
Longitude : -83.800877
TimeZone : Eastern (GMT -05:00)
Daylight Saving : Yes
Region : South
Average Elevation : 881 ft.
Area Code(s) : 865

Demographic Details

Average # of People Per Household : 2.28
Male Population Estimate : 42.86%
Female Population Estimate : 45.29%
Median Age : 36.5
Male Median Age : 35.5
Female Median Age : 37.4

White Population Estimate : 76.03%
Black Population Estimate : 9.31%
Hispanic Population Estimate : 3.22%
Asian Population Estimate : 2.15%
Hawaiian Population Estimate : 0.12%
Indian Population Estimate : 0.77%
Other Population Estimate : 1.62%

Crime Details

NOTE: Crime is available at the County level so this doesn't necessarily represent the city of Knoxville specifically.
Average # of Homicides for Knox County: About 5 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Average # of Violent Crimes for Knox County: About 506 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Knox County is about 26% higher than the national average of about 4 homicides per 100,000 people, and about 43% higher than the national average of about 288 violent crimes per 100,000 people.