In 2019, Chattanooga, TN had a population of 180k people with a median age of 37.5 and a median household income of $45,527. Between 2018 and 2019 the population of Chattanooga, TN grew from 177,365 to 179,690, a 1.31% increase and its median household income grew from $43,964 to $45,527, a 3.56% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Chattanooga, TN are White (Non-Hispanic) (57.3%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (31.1%), White (Hispanic) (5.02%), Asian (Non-Hispanic) (2.66%), and Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (2.27%). 0% of the households in Chattanooga, TN speak a non-English language at home as their primary language, and 95.8% of the residents in Chattanooga, TN are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Chattanooga, TN are The University of Tennessee-Chattanooga (2,574 degrees awarded in 2019), Chattanooga State Community College (1,494 degrees), and Platt College-Miller-Motte Technical-Chattanooga (343 degrees).
In 2019, the median property value in Chattanooga, TN was $167,500, and the homeownership rate was 52.6%. Most people in Chattanooga, TN drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 18.5 minutes. The average car ownership in Chattanooga, TN was 2 cars per household.