Knoxville, TN
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2022-04-08
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Knoxville, Tennessee Info Snack

Population
187,487
Unemployment
5.5%
Poverty
22.5%
Median Home
$142,700
Median Income
$41,598
Median Rent
$883

Knoxville SnackAbility

4
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
5/10
Housing
7
Affordability
5
Diversity
8.5
Safety
3
Amenities
9
Education
8
Commute
8.5

Knoxville, TN Crime Report

9,505
Total Crimes
5,037.8
Total Crimes / 100k People
114.74%
Above National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Knoxville
/ 100k People
Tennessee
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 9,505 5,037.8 3,165.5 2,346.0
Violent Crime 1,528 809.9 672.7 387.8
Murder 38 20.1 9.6 6.5
Robbery 241 127.7 81.0 73.9
Aggravated Assault 1,125 596.3 543.2 279.7
Property Crime 7,977 4,228.0 2,492.8 1,958.2
Burglary 1,080 572.4 384.5 314.2
Larceny 5,775 3,060.9 1,802.0 1,398.0
Car Theft 1,122 594.7 306.4 246.0

Knoxville, TN Cost Of Living

81
Knoxville's Overall Cost Of Living
0.8x
Lower Than The National Average
Living Expense Knoxville Tennessee National Average
Overall 81 89 100
Services 87 94 100
Groceries 85 91 100
Health 94 91 100
Housing 72 81 100
Transportation 88 86 100
Utilities 92 92 100

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Population over time in Knoxville

Year Population % Change
2020 187,487 1.1%
2019 185,429 0.5%
2018 184,465 0.3%
2017 183,927 0.5%
2016 183,066 0.7%
2015 181,759 0.5%
2014 180,830 0.5%
2013 179,973 0.5%
2012 179,085 0.5%
2011 178,202 -

Race / Ethnicity in Knoxville

White
72.4% (135,713)
African American
16.9% (31,625)
American Indian
0.2% (397)
Asian
1.7% (3,133)
Hawaiian
0.0% (90)
Other
0.3% (634)
Two Or More
3.1% (5,752)
Hispanic
5.4% (10,143)
Race Knoxville TN USA
White 72.4% 73.4% 60.1%
African American 16.9% 16.5% 12.2%
American Indian 0.2% 0.2% 0.6%
Asian 1.7% 1.8% 5.6%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 0.3% 0.2% 0.3%
Two Or More 3.1% 2.3% 2.8%
Hispanic 5.4% 5.6% 18.2%

Gender in Knoxville

Female
52.0% (97,447)
Male
48.0% (90,040)
Gender Knoxville TN USA
Female 52.0% 51.2% 50.8%
Male 48.0% 48.8% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Knoxville for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
5.0% (9,374)
9-12th Grade
7.0% (13,124)
High School / GED
27.0% (50,621)
Some College
20.0% (37,497)
Associate's Degree
8.0% (14,998)
Bachelor's Degree
20.0% (37,497)
Master's Degree
9.0% (16,873)
Professional Degree
2.0% (3,749)
Doctorate Degree
2.0% (3,749)
Education Knoxville TN USA
< 9th Grade 5.0% 3.0% 5.0%
9-12th Grade 7.0% 8.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 27.0% 32.0% 27.0%
Some College 20.0% 21.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 8.0% 8.0% 9.0%
Bachelor's Degree 20.0% 18.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 9.0% 7.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 2.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 2.0% 1.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Knoxville, Tennessee

Less than $10,000
10.0% (1,879,026)
$10,000 to $14,999
6.5% (1,219,414)
$15,000 to $24,999
13.8% (2,587,972)
$25,000 to $34,999
12.7% (2,380,131)
$35,000 to $49,999
14.7% (2,757,900)
$50,000 to $74,999
17.5% (3,272,708)
$75,000 to $99,999
9.7% (1,816,674)
$100,000 to $149,999
9.0% (1,681,234)
$150,000 to $199,999
3.1% (587,438)
$200,000 or more
3.0% (566,197)
Income Knoxville TN USA
Less than $10,000 10.0% 6.7% 5.8%
$10,000 to $14,999 6.5% 4.9% 4.1%
$15,000 to $24,999 13.8% 10.0% 8.5%
$25,000 to $34,999 12.7% 10.2% 8.6%
$35,000 to $49,999 14.7% 13.9% 12.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 17.5% 18.4% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 9.7% 12.5% 12.8%
$100,000 to $149,999 9.0% 13.3% 15.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 3.1% 4.9% 7.1%
$200,000 or more 3.0% 5.1% 8.3%

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