In 2019, Knoxville, TN had a population of 870k people with a median age of 40.8 and a median household income of $56,623. Between 2018 and 2019 the population of Knoxville, TN declined from 882,598 to 869,525, a −1.48% decrease and its median household income grew from $53,523 to $56,623, a 5.79% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Knoxville, TN are White (Non-Hispanic) (85.9%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (5.68%), White (Hispanic) (3.35%), Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (2.04%), and Asian (Non-Hispanic) (1.53%). 0% of the households in Knoxville, TN speak a non-English language at home as their primary language.
97.7% of the residents in Knoxville, TN are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Knoxville, TN are The University of Tennessee-Knoxville (7,279 degrees awarded in 2019), Pellissippi State Community College (2,049 degrees), and Roane State Community College (1,130 degrees).
In 2019, the median property value in Knoxville, TN was $186,900, and the homeownership rate was 68.9%. Most people in Knoxville, TN drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 22.8 minutes. The average car ownership in Knoxville, TN was 2 cars per household.