TN

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

About Tazewell, TN

Tazewell, TN is located in Claiborne County in the state of Tennessee.

The total City Population for Tazewell is about 2,276 with about 202 people per square mile, and the larger Metro Area Population is about 11,025.

The Average Home Value is $103,200.00, which is roughly 26% lower than the Average Home Value of $139,641.00 for the state of Tennessee, and roughly 45% lower than the National Average of $188,692.00.

The Median Income Per Household is about $36,708.00, which is roughly 23% lower than the Average Median Income Per Household of $47,415.00 for the state of Tennessee, and roughly 36% lower than the National Average of $57,518.00.

Employment

The Unemployment Rate for Tazewell is about 8.6%.

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

Claiborne County voted Republican in the 2020 Presidential Election with a very significant difference of 79.24% between the winner and runner up.

Voting Results by Party

Republican: 81.92%
Democratic: 17.01%
Other: 1.07%


Nearby Locations

New Tazewell, TN (1.10 mi.)
Cumb Gap, TN (8.90 mi.)
Washburn, TN (9.20 mi.)
Harrogate, TN (11.18 mi.)
Rutledge, TN (12.16 mi.)
Thorn Hill, TN (12.59 mi.)
Treadway, TN (12.59 mi.)
Speedwell, TN (12.91 mi.)
Powder Springs, TN (14.14 mi.)
Powder Spgs, TN (14.14 mi.)
Bean Station, TN (16.16 mi.)
Sharps Chapel, TN (16.70 mi.)
Clairfield, TN (17.46 mi.)

Additional Location Details

Zip Code(s) : 37879
Latitude : 36.471034
Longitude : -83.518854
TimeZone : Eastern (GMT -05:00)
Daylight Saving : Yes
Region : South
Average Elevation : 1562 ft.
Area Code(s) : 423

Demographic Details

Average # of People Per Household : 2.42
Male Population Estimate : 47.58%
Female Population Estimate : 48.87%
Median Age : 41.2
Male Median Age : 40.3
Female Median Age : 42.3

White Population Estimate : 94.82%
Black Population Estimate : 1.34%
Hispanic Population Estimate : 0.64%
Asian Population Estimate : 0.43%
Hawaiian Population Estimate : 0.01%
Indian Population Estimate : 0.62%
Other Population Estimate : 0.32%

Crime Details

NOTE: Crime is available at the County level so this doesn't necessarily represent the city of Tazewell specifically.
Average # of Homicides for Claiborne County: About 7 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2014)

Average # of Violent Crimes for Claiborne County: About 317 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Claiborne County is about 42% higher than the national average of about 4 homicides per 100,000 people, and about 9% higher than the national average of about 288 violent crimes per 100,000 people.