In 2017, Chattanooga, TN had a population of 176k people with a median age of 37 and a median household income of $41,911. Between 2016 and 2017 the population of Chattanooga, TN grew from 175,462 to 176,291, a 0.472% increase and its median household income grew from $41,278 to $41,911, a 1.53% increase.
The population of Chattanooga, TN is 56.5% White Alone, 33.2% Black or African American Alone, and 5.59% Hispanic or Latino. 7.04% of the people in Chattanooga, TN speak a non-English language, and 96.1% are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Chattanooga, TN are The University of Tennessee-Chattanooga (2,489 degrees awarded in 2016), Chattanooga State Community College (1,424 degrees), and Miller-Motte Technical College-Chattanooga (325 degrees).
The median property value in Chattanooga, TN is $153,900, and the homeownership rate is 52.6%. Most people in Chattanooga, TN commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 18 minutes. The average car ownership in Chattanooga, TN is 2 cars per household.