TN

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

About La Follette, TN

La Follette, TN is located in Campbell County in the state of Tennessee.

The total City Population for La Follette is about 18,884 with about 525 people per square mile, and the larger Metro Area Population is about 21,545.

The Average Home Value is $72,150.00, which is roughly 48% lower than the Average Home Value of $139,641.00 for the state of Tennessee, and roughly 62% lower than the National Average of $188,692.00.

The Median Income Per Household is about $34,305.50, which is roughly 28% lower than the Average Median Income Per Household of $47,415.00 for the state of Tennessee, and roughly 40% lower than the National Average of $57,518.00.

Employment

The Unemployment Rate for La Follette is about 17.4%.

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

Campbell County voted Republican in the 2020 Presidential Election with a very significant difference of 80.2% between the winner and runner up.

Voting Results by Party

Republican: 82.58%
Democratic: 16.35%
Other: 1.08%


Nearby Locations

Morley, TN (7.45 mi.)
La Follette, TN (7.45 mi.)
Clairfield, TN (10.29 mi.)
Speedwell, TN (10.62 mi.)
Jacksboro, TN (12.27 mi.)
Jellico, TN (12.83 mi.)
Newcomb, TN (13.44 mi.)
Andersonville, TN (14.88 mi.)
Caryville, TN (15.23 mi.)
Rocky Top, TN (17.13 mi.)
Lake City, TN (17.13 mi.)
Pioneer, TN (17.33 mi.)
Maynardville, TN (18.53 mi.)
Cumberland Gap, TN (18.64 mi.)
Cumberland Gp, TN (18.64 mi.)
Cumb Gap, TN (18.64 mi.)

Additional Location Details

Zip Code(s) : 37729, 37766
Latitude : 36.511644
Longitude : -84.013852
TimeZone : Eastern (GMT -05:00)
Daylight Saving : Yes
Region : South
Average Elevation : 1610 ft.
Area Code(s) : 423

Demographic Details

Average # of People Per Household : 2.54
Male Population Estimate : 45.62%
Female Population Estimate : 48.63%
Median Age : 41.7
Male Median Age : 40.6
Female Median Age : 43.0

White Population Estimate : 93.18%
Black Population Estimate : 0.47%
Hispanic Population Estimate : 1.10%
Asian Population Estimate : 0.33%
Hawaiian Population Estimate : 0.09%
Indian Population Estimate : 0.85%
Other Population Estimate : 0.47%

Crime Details

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

Average # of Violent Crimes for Campbell County: About 419 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Campbell County is about 15% higher than the national average of about 4 homicides per 100,000 people, and about 31% higher than the national average of about 288 violent crimes per 100,000 people.