Oak Ridge, TN
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

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

Population
29,037
Unemployment
5.4%
Poverty
15.6%
Median Home
$155,800
Median Income
$55,230
Median Rent
$806

Oak Ridge SnackAbility

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

Oak Ridge, TN Crime Report

783
Total Crimes
2,692.2
Total Crimes / 100k People
8.70%
Above National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Oak Ridge
/ 100k People
Tennessee
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 783 2,692.2 3,247.8 2,476.7
Violent Crime 112 385.1 595.2 366.7
Murder 0 0.0 7.3 5.0
Robbery 9 30.9 90.1 81.6
Aggravated Assault 81 278.5 456.7 250.2
Property Crime 671 2,307.1 2,652.6 2,109.9
Burglary 97 333.5 437.4 340.5
Larceny 523 1,798.2 1,934.4 1,549.5
Car Theft 51 175.4 280.9 219.9

Oak Ridge, TN Cost Of Living

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

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Rankings for Oak Ridge in Tennessee

Map Of Oak Ridge, TN

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Population over time in Oak Ridge

Year Population % Change
2019 29,037 0.0%
2018 29,030 0.1%
2017 29,009 -0.9%
2016 29,285 -0.1%
2015 29,310 0.0%
2014 29,301 -0.1%
2013 29,340 0.4%
2012 29,235 0.4%
2011 29,111 0.6%
2010 28,925 -

Race / Ethnicity in Oak Ridge

White
79.3% (23,026)
African American
6.7% (1,942)
American Indian
0.3% (100)
Asian
3.0% (875)
Hawaiian
0.1% (32)
Other
0.1% (35)
Two Or More
4.5% (1,308)
Hispanic
5.9% (1,719)
Race Oak Ridge TN USA
White 79.3% 73.8% 60.7%
African American 6.7% 16.6% 12.3%
American Indian 0.3% 0.2% 0.7%
Asian 3.0% 1.7% 5.5%
Hawaiian 0.1% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 0.1% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 4.5% 2.0% 2.4%
Hispanic 5.9% 5.4% 18.0%

Gender in Oak Ridge

Female
51.1% (14,831)
Male
48.9% (14,205)
Gender Oak Ridge TN USA
Female 51.1% 51.2% 50.8%
Male 48.9% 48.8% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Oak Ridge for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
2.0% (580)
9-12th Grade
6.0% (1,742)
High School / GED
24.0% (6,968)
Some College
21.0% (6,097)
Associate's Degree
9.0% (2,613)
Bachelor's Degree
19.0% (5,517)
Master's Degree
11.0% (3,194)
Professional Degree
2.0% (580)
Doctorate Degree
6.0% (1,742)
Education Oak Ridge TN USA
< 9th Grade 2.0% 5.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 6.0% 8.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 24.0% 32.0% 27.0%
Some College 21.0% 21.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 9.0% 7.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 19.0% 17.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 11.0% 7.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 2.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 6.0% 1.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Oak Ridge, Tennessee

Less than $10,000
6.8% (197,320)
$10,000 to $14,999
4.6% (133,723)
$15,000 to $24,999
10.1% (293,078)
$25,000 to $34,999
10.1% (292,352)
$35,000 to $49,999
14.5% (420,514)
$50,000 to $74,999
19.1% (555,929)
$75,000 to $99,999
9.5% (277,118)
$100,000 to $149,999
12.8% (372,635)
$150,000 to $199,999
6.8% (198,770)
$200,000 or more
5.6% (162,257)
Income Oak Ridge TN USA
Less than $10,000 6.8% 6.9% 6.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 4.6% 5.2% 4.3%
$15,000 to $24,999 10.1% 10.6% 8.9%
$25,000 to $34,999 10.1% 10.4% 8.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 14.5% 14.0% 12.3%
$50,000 to $74,999 19.1% 18.3% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 9.5% 12.4% 12.7%
$100,000 to $149,999 12.8% 12.8% 15.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 6.8% 4.7% 6.8%
$200,000 or more 5.6% 4.8% 7.7%

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