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  PEOPLE OVERVIEW
  

The 2014 Knoxville Metro Area, Tennessee, population is 699,097. There are 376 people per square mile (population density).

Family in Knoxville Metro Area, Tennessee

The median age is 39.2. The US median is 37.2. 54.22% of people in Knoxville Metro Area, Tennessee, are married. 11.93% are divorced.

The average household size is 2.37 people. 30.86% of people are married, with children. 14.14% have children, but are single.

Race in Knoxville Metro Area, Tennessee

89.29% of people are white, 6.65% are black, 1.48% are asian, 0.21% are native american, and 0.72% claim 'Other'.

3.40% of the people in Knoxville Metro Area, Tennessee, claim hispanic ethnicity (meaning 96.60% are non-hispanic).

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  PEOPLEKnoxville, TennesseeUnited States
  Population  699,097309,138,711
  Population - 2010  698,030308,745,538
  Population - 2000  616,060285,036,114
  Population - 1990  534,908251,960,433
  Pop. 1990 to Now  30.69%22.69%
  Pop. 2000 to Now  13.48%8.46%
  Pop. Density  37688
  Land Area  1,856.853,531,905.42
  Water Area  74.87264,836.79
  Median Age  39.237.2
  Female Population  51.38%50.83%
  Male Population  48.63%49.18%
  ESTIMATED TOTAL POPULATION BY AGE
  Age 0 to 4  5.80%6.51%
  Age 5 to 9  6.00%6.57%
  Age 10 to 14  6.25%6.68%
  Age 15 to 17  3.73%4.17%
  Age 18 to 20  4.45%4.45%
  Age 21 to 24  5.88%5.52%
  Age 25 to 34  12.53%13.32%
  Age 35 to 44  13.23%13.34%
  Age 45 to 54  14.51%14.44%
  Age 55 to 59  6.64%6.37%
  Age 60 to 64  6.21%5.48%
  Age 65 to 74  8.22%7.12%
  Age 75 to 84  4.80%4.25%
  Age 85 and over  1.76%1.78%
  RACE
  White  89.29%74.17%
  Black  6.65%12.56%
  Asian  1.48%4.81%
  Native American  0.21%0.82%
  Hawaiian, Pacific Islander  0.02%0.17%
  Other  0.72%4.79%
  Two or More Races  1.63%2.68%
  Hispanic  3.40%16.35%
  Non-Hispanic  96.60%83.65%
  FAMILY
  Households  287,751115,226,802
  Family Households  182,41376,595,548
  Non Family Households  105,33838,631,254
  Household Size  2.372.61
  Married Population  54.22%51.40%
  Single Population  45.78%48.60%
  Now Married  52.56%49.23%
  Married but Separated  1.66%2.17%
  Never Married  27.27%31.83%
  Widowed  6.59%6.02%
  Divorced  11.93%10.75%
  Married, w/children  30.86%32.53%
  Married, no children  47.53%41.14%
  Single, w/children  14.14%16.88%
  Single, no children  7.48%9.45%
  PEOPLE COMMENTS
  
re: Murfreesboro vs. Knoxville? - 8/5/2014
So what did you end up doing? Knoxville, TN is a great place!... (read more)
re: Knoxville is a horrible place to live - 10/25/
I have been in Knoxville for 26 years. I love it here. I'm from New York and I haven't experienced anything of what you are talking about. Knoxville is one of the... (read more)
re: Knoxville, TN - 10/7/2014
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  GENERAL COMMENTS
  
re: Knoxville is a horrible place to live - 10/25/
I have been in Knoxville for 26 years. I love it here. I'm from New York and I haven't experienced anything of what you are talking about. Knoxville is one of the... (read more)
re: Knoxville, TN - 10/7/2014
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re: Nice city - 7/8/2013
We too are considering a move to Knoxville, but we're living in Gainesville Florida right now and love it. I was wondering how you felt about Knoxville now, since it's... (read more)
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