Search for any place in the USA:





Best Place to Live in Knoxville Metro Area, Tennessee

BestPlaces Wiki - Write about this Place.   Schools in this place: Public,  Private,  All


Overview, People, Health, Economy, Housing, Rankings, Climate, Crime
Education, Comments, Transportation, Cost of Living, Religion, Voting

Overview
Population:699,097
Pop. Change:13%
State: Tennessee
Metro Area:Knoxville Metro Area
County:Knox, Blount, ... 5 total
City:Knoxville, Oak Ridge, ... 26 total
Zip Code:37918, 37920, ... 46 total
Real Estate:For Sale  For Rent
Search:Find and Compare Realtors

Knoxville's Real Estate Market
 • Newly Listed Homes
 • Most Expensive Listing
 • Million Dollar Houses
 • Homes from $750,001 to $1,000,000
 • Homes from $500,001 to $750,000
 • Homes from $250,000 to $500,000
 • Homes under $250,000
 • Median Priced Homes
 • Median Condominiums

Interesting Facts about the Knoxville, Tennessee Metro Area

As of 2014, Knoxville Metro Area's population is 699,097 people. Since 2000, it has had a population growth of 13.48 percent.

--------------------

The median home cost in Knoxville Metro Area is $134,200. Home appreciation the last year has been 1.50 percent.

--------------------

Compared to the rest of the country, Knoxville Metro Area's cost of living is 14.00% Lower than the U.S. average.

--------------------

Knoxville Metro Area public schools spend $8,608 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,435. There are about 17.6 students per teacher in Knoxville Metro Area.

--------------------

The unemployment rate in Knoxville Metro Area is 4.90 percent(U.S. avg. is 6.30%). Recent job growth is Positive. Knoxville Metro Area jobs have Increased by 0.65 percent.


Ranked #4 America's Migraine Hot Spots
Ranked #10 Drought-Riskiest Cities
Ranked #42 America's Best and Worst Cities for Crime (Large Metro Areas)
Ranked #47 The Most (and Least) Gender Imbalanced Cities
Ranked #76 America's Most (and Least) Stressful Cities (100 Largest Metro Areas)
See More Rankings Click Here

--------------------

Average Commute time is 22 minutes. The National Average is 25 minutes.

--------------------

Knoxville Metro Area's Real Estate Market (click to see properties)

 • Newly Listed Homes
 • Most Expensive Listing
 • Million Dollar Houses
 • Homes from $750,001 to $1,000,000
 • Homes from $500,001 to $750,000
 • Homes from $250,000 to $500,000
 • Homes under $250,000
 • Median Priced Homes