Knoxville, TN
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2021-08-09
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Knoxville, Tennessee Info Snack

Population
186,173
Unemployment
5.4%
Poverty
24.3%
Median Home
$136,300
Median Income
$40,341
Median Rent
$845

Knoxville SnackAbility

4
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
6/10
Housing
7
Affordability
5
Diversity
8.5
Safety
3
Amenities
9
Education
8
Commute
8.5

Knoxville, TN Crime Report

9,466
Total Crimes
5,017.3
Total Crimes / 100k People
102.58%
Above National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Knoxville
/ 100k People
Tennessee
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 9,466 5,017.3 3,247.8 2,476.7
Violent Crime 1,259 667.3 595.2 366.7
Murder 22 11.7 7.3 5.0
Robbery 232 123.0 90.1 81.6
Aggravated Assault 859 455.3 456.7 250.2
Property Crime 8,207 4,350.0 2,652.6 2,109.9
Burglary 1,157 613.3 437.4 340.5
Larceny 6,067 3,215.7 1,934.4 1,549.5
Car Theft 983 521.0 280.9 219.9

Knoxville, TN Cost Of Living

82
Knoxville's Overall Cost Of Living
0.8x
Lower Than The National Average
Living Expense Knoxville Tennessee National Average
Overall 82 89 100
Services 85 93 100
Groceries 89 95 100
Health 92 89 100
Housing 70 80 100
Transportation 83 88 100
Utilities 93 96 100

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Population over time in Knoxville

Year Population % Change
2019 186,173 0.4%
2018 185,429 0.5%
2017 184,465 0.3%
2016 183,927 0.5%
2015 183,066 0.7%
2014 181,759 0.5%
2013 180,830 0.5%
2012 179,973 0.5%
2011 179,085 0.5%
2010 178,202 -

Race / Ethnicity in Knoxville

White
72.4% (134,799)
African American
16.9% (31,405)
American Indian
0.3% (521)
Asian
1.8% (3,300)
Hawaiian
0.1% (139)
Other
0.3% (605)
Two Or More
2.9% (5,448)
Hispanic
5.3% (9,956)
Race Knoxville TN USA
White 72.4% 73.8% 60.7%
African American 16.9% 16.6% 12.3%
American Indian 0.3% 0.2% 0.7%
Asian 1.8% 1.7% 5.5%
Hawaiian 0.1% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 0.3% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 2.9% 2.0% 2.4%
Hispanic 5.3% 5.4% 18.0%

Gender in Knoxville

Female
52.1% (96,996)
Male
47.9% (89,177)
Gender Knoxville TN USA
Female 52.1% 51.2% 50.8%
Male 47.9% 48.8% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Knoxville for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
5.0% (9,308)
9-12th Grade
7.0% (13,032)
High School / GED
27.0% (50,266)
Some College
21.0% (39,096)
Associate's Degree
8.0% (14,893)
Bachelor's Degree
19.0% (35,372)
Master's Degree
9.0% (16,755)
Professional Degree
2.0% (3,723)
Doctorate Degree
2.0% (3,723)
Education Knoxville TN USA
< 9th Grade 5.0% 5.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 7.0% 8.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 27.0% 32.0% 27.0%
Some College 21.0% 21.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 8.0% 7.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 19.0% 17.0% 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
10.9% (2,034,736)
$10,000 to $14,999
6.8% (1,269,037)
$15,000 to $24,999
14.1% (2,633,039)
$25,000 to $34,999
12.5% (2,335,267)
$35,000 to $49,999
14.8% (2,747,319)
$50,000 to $74,999
17.2% (3,195,932)
$75,000 to $99,999
9.6% (1,792,840)
$100,000 to $149,999
8.3% (1,538,526)
$150,000 to $199,999
2.7% (498,509)
$200,000 or more
3.1% (572,090)
Income Knoxville TN USA
Less than $10,000 10.9% 6.9% 6.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 6.8% 5.2% 4.3%
$15,000 to $24,999 14.1% 10.6% 8.9%
$25,000 to $34,999 12.5% 10.4% 8.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 14.8% 14.0% 12.3%
$50,000 to $74,999 17.2% 18.3% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 9.6% 12.4% 12.7%
$100,000 to $149,999 8.3% 12.8% 15.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 2.7% 4.7% 6.8%
$200,000 or more 3.1% 4.8% 7.7%

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