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The 2016 Knoxville Metro Area, Tennessee, population is 861,424. There are 246 people per square mile (population density).

Family in Knoxville Metro Area, Tennessee

The median age is 40.3. The US median is 37.4. 53.53% of people in Knoxville Metro Area, Tennessee, are married. 12.71% are divorced.

The average household size is 2.43 people. 30.25% of people are married, with children. 13.98% have children, but are single.

Race in Knoxville Metro Area, Tennessee

87.66% of people are white, 5.86% are black, 1.38% are asian, 0.20% are native american, and 0.12% claim 'Other'.

3.28% of the people in Knoxville Metro Area, Tennessee, claim hispanic ethnicity (meaning 96.72% are non-hispanic).

  PEOPLEKnoxville, TennesseeUnited States
  Population  861,424321,418,820
  Population - 2010  824,197308,745,538
  Population - 2000  748,259285,036,114
  Population - 1990  650,914251,960,433
  Pop. 1990 to Now  32.34%27.57%
  Pop. 2000 to Now  15.12%12.76%
  Pop. Density  24691
  Land Area  3,5013,531,905
  Water Area  149264,837
  Median Age  40.337.4
  Female Population  51.18%50.81%
  Male Population  48.82%49.19%
  White  87.66%62.77%
  Black  5.86%12.24%
  Asian  1.38%4.95%
  Native American  0.20%0.66%
  Hawaiian, Pacific Islander  0.02%0.16%
  Other  0.12%0.20%
  Two or More Races  1.48%2.13%
  Hispanic  3.28%16.90%
  Non-Hispanic  96.72%83.10%
  Households  340,980116,211,000
  Family Households  219,29376,958,100
  Non Family Households  121,68739,253,000
  Household Size  2.432.63
  Married Population  53.53%50.58%
  Single Population  46.47%49.42%
  Now Married  51.65%48.41%
  Married but Separated  1.88%2.17%
  Never Married  26.91%32.55%
  Widowed  6.85%5.95%
  Divorced  12.71%10.92%
  Married, w/children  30.25%31.68%
  Married, no children  47.30%41.44%
  Single, w/children  13.98%16.94%
  Single, no children  8.47%9.95%

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