Johnson City, Tennessee 

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Population

67,142

+6.2% since 2020

Unemployment Rate

4.7%

Median Income

$39,121

Median Home Price

$193,400

Median Age

36.4

Comfort Index (Climate)

8.4 / 5.9

summer / winter

Best Places to Live in Johnson City, Tennessee

Small city / college town - Northeastern tip of Tennessee. September, June and May are the most pleasant months in Johnson City, while January and February are the least comfortable months.
State: Tennessee
County: Washington County
Metro Area: Johnson City Metro Area
City: Johnson City
Zip Codes: 37601 37604 37686 37614
Cost of Living: -18.0% lower
Time zone: Eastern Standard Time (EST)
Elevation: 1662 ft above sea level

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Johnson City, TN Housing Market
Least Expensive HomesHomes Over 2,000 Sq. Ft.
Median Home ValueHomes less than 10 yrs old
Most Expensive HomesAll Single Family Homes
Pros
Cost of living
College town amenities
Healthcare
Cons
Isolation
Low ethnic diversity
Arts and culture

What Bert Has To Say About Johnson City Metro Area

Long a major rail junction and shipping point for traffic crossing the Appalachians from the Midwest into the eastern seaboard, Johnson City is most known today as the home of East Tennessee State University, a school of 12,000 students and a major medical school and teaching hospital. Other companies -- Siemens, Eastman Chemical, and American Water Heater also have operations in the area, but Kingsport and Bristol are far more noted for their industry.


Highlights

ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Johnson City is 4.7% (U.S. avg. is 6.0%). Recent job growth is Positive. Johnson City jobs have increased by 0.4%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Johnson City's cost of living is 18.0% lower than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Johnson City's Cost of Living

WEATHER & CLIMATE
September, June and May are the most pleasant months in Johnson City, while January and February are the least comfortable months. Today's Weather | Climate Averages

VOTING
In the last Presidential election, Washington county remained overwhelmingly Republican, 67.2% to 31.0%. More Voting Stats

POPULATION
Johnson City's population is 67,142 people. Since 2020, it has had a population growth of 6.2%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 18.0 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Johnson City is Real Estate: $193,400. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 5.2%.

SCHOOLS
Johnson City public schools spend $9,063 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 15.7 students per teacher in Johnson City. More Education



Best Places to Live in Johnson City Rankings


Housing Market in Johnson City

It's a good time to buy in Johnson City. Home Appreciation is up 12.9% in the last 12 months.
The median home price in Johnson City is $193,400.
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Reviews for Johnson City   15 Reviews
How it really is. - 4/9/2022
There are many things to do if you’re the outdoors type .Closest beach is about 5hrs away. There’s medium range of shopping. It does not have high end retail. Most... Read More

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Great collection of small cities for a metro feel! - 10/13/2021
I've been fortunate to live all over the world, but privileged to have been born in East Tennessee. I live here now, and it has the perfect mix of small town... Read More

Mountains for hiking and lakes for fishing... - 11/29/2020
I’ve lived near here all my life, moved here in 2015. I love this area!! Great people with great attitudes!! Excellent shopping with lots of restaurants, but low... Read More


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ZIP CODES IN JOHNSON CITY, TENNESSEE
37601 37604 37686 37614

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