In 2020, Chattanooga, TN had a population of 181k people with a median age of 36.7 and a median household income of $47,165. Between 2019 and 2020 the population of Chattanooga, TN grew from 179,690 to 181,370, a 0.935% increase and its median household income grew from $45,527 to $47,165, a 3.6% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Chattanooga, TN are White (Non-Hispanic) (56.5%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (30.5%), White (Hispanic) (4.17%), Asian (Non-Hispanic) (2.86%), and Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (2.8%).
None of the households in Chattanooga, TN reported speaking a non-English language at home as their primary shared language. This does not consider the potential multi-lingual nature of households, but only the primary self-reported language spoken by all members of the household.
95.7% of the residents in Chattanooga, TN are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Chattanooga, TN are The University of Tennessee-Chattanooga (2,580 degrees awarded in 2020), Chattanooga State Community College (1,473 degrees), and Platt College-Miller-Motte Technical-Chattanooga (243 degrees).
In 2020, the median property value in Chattanooga, TN was $174,900, and the homeownership rate was 52.8%. Most people in Chattanooga, TN drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 19 minutes. The average car ownership in Chattanooga, TN was 2 cars per household.