In 2020, Knoxville, TN had a population of 187k people with a median age of 32.9 and a median household income of $41,598. Between 2019 and 2020 the population of Knoxville, TN grew from 186,173 to 187,487, a 0.706% increase and its median household income grew from $40,341 to $41,598, a 3.12% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Knoxville, TN are White (Non-Hispanic) (72.4%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (16.9%), White (Hispanic) (3.25%), Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (3.07%), and Asian (Non-Hispanic) (1.67%).
None of the households in Knoxville, 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.
95.8% of the residents in Knoxville, TN are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Knoxville, TN are The University of Tennessee-Knoxville (7,694 degrees awarded in 2021), South College (220552) (1,874 degrees), and Tennessee College of Applied Technology-Knoxville (463 degrees).
In 2020, the median property value in Knoxville, TN was $142,700, and the homeownership rate was 46.9%.
Most people in Knoxville, TN drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 20.6 minutes. The average car ownership in Knoxville, TN was 2 cars per household.