In 2018, Chattanooga, TN-GA had a population of 559k people with a median age of 40.7 and a median household income of $54,732. Between 2017 and 2018 the population of Chattanooga, TN-GA grew from 554,876 to 558,703, a 0.69% increase and its median household income grew from $50,250 to $54,732, a 8.92% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Chattanooga, TN-GA are White (Non-Hispanic) (77.9%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (13.2%), White (Hispanic) (3.41%), Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (2.46%), and Asian (Non-Hispanic) (1.5%). 0% of the households in Chattanooga, TN-GA speak a non-English language at home as their primary language, and 97.6% of the residents in Chattanooga, TN-GA are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Chattanooga, TN-GA are The University of Tennessee-Chattanooga (2,574 degrees awarded in 2019), Chattanooga State Community College (1,494 degrees), and Southern Adventist University (835 degrees).
In 2018, the median property value in Chattanooga, TN-GA was $162,200, and the homeownership rate was 68.2%. Most people in Chattanooga, TN-GA drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 22.5 minutes. The average car ownership in Chattanooga, TN-GA was 2 cars per household.