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Knoxville, TN vs Asheville, NC

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Highlights
- Asheville is 0% more densely populated than Knoxville.
- People are 14.0% more likely to be married in Asheville.
- The Median Age is 6.0 years older in Asheville.


People
 Knoxville, TNAsheville, NCUnited States
 184,46589,318321,004,407
 52.1%52.7%50.8%
 47.9%47.3%49.2%
 32.638.637.8
 space3
 178,20281,970308,745,538
 173,89068,889285,036,114
 165,12161,607251,960,433
 6.1%29.7%12.6%
 11.7%45.0%27.4%
 space4
 1,868.71,959.990.9
 98.745.63,531,905.4
 5.50.4264,836.8
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 Est. Total Population By Age
 Knoxville, TNAsheville, NCUnited States
 5.8%5.1%6.2%
 5.7%5.0%6.4%
 4.6%4.8%6.5%
 2.9%2.9%3.9%
 7.6%3.1%4.1%
 10.6%6.6%5.6%
 16.2%17.1%13.7%
 11.4%13.9%12.7%
 11.5%12.3%13.4%
 5.5%5.7%6.7%
 4.9%6.1%6.0%
 7.5%9.4%8.6%
 3.7%5.0%4.4%
 2.0%3.0%1.9%
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 Race
 Knoxville, TNAsheville, NCUnited States
 71.5%77.9%61.5%
 17.3%11.9%12.3%
 2.1%1.9%5.3%
 0.3%0.3%0.7%
 0.1%0.0%0.2%
 0.4%0.1%0.2%
 2.8%2.1%2.3%
 5.6%5.9%17.6%
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 Marriage & Family
 Knoxville, TNAsheville, NCUnited States
 37.3%42.6%50.2%
     34.6%40.6%48.2%
     2.7%2.0%2.0%
 62.7%57.4%49.8%
     42.7%38.1%33.1%
     14.0%13.4%10.9%
     6.0%5.9%5.8%
 space5
 2.212.162.63
 79,45839,697118,825,921
 39,18818,96078,298,703
     24.2%26.4%31.1%
     38.1%49.3%42.3%
 40,27020,73740,527,218
     24.5%14.6%16.3%
     13.3%9.7%10.3%

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Reviews for Knoxville    115 Reviews
Knoxville is charming, but not much more than that - 3/11/2019
Let me start by saying that Knoxville is a very charming place, and if you are looking for a new place to live that is quiet, has a growing number of "hip" things such... Read More

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OK on paper, but ultimately not the town for us. - 2/4/2019
In 2017 we had the opportunity to move based on kids stages in school (and one had just graduated). Anywhere really as spouse's job is found everywhere, mine is a bit... Read More

OK on paper, but ultimately not the town for us. - 2/4/2019
In 2017 we had the opportunity to move based on kids stages in school (and one had just graduated). Anywhere really as spouse's job is found everywhere, mine is a bit... Read More

Reviews for Asheville    116 Reviews
Many outsiders have changed this town. - 9/25/2019
Asheville used to be a great place until the mass exodus of Floridians and Californians came to town. Now it is overpriced (feeling the same pain Washington State felt... Read More

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Check It Out-Asheville has something for Everyone! - 9/22/2019
Asheville and the greater metro area which includes the six county area around it is a truly up and coming community. I've owned a home there for most of the past 13... Read More

Hard to make a living and get decent housing - 7/9/2019
I lived there from 2000-2013. It's very hard to make a living wage and afford a rental much less a house. Since the job market is dominated by the service industry, the... Read More

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ZIPS IN KNOXVILLE, TENNESSEE
37918, 37920, 37922, 37923, 37931, 37921, 37919, 37849, 37917, 37912, 16 total
ZIPS IN ASHEVILLE, NORTH CAROLINA
28806 28803 28715 28804 28704 28805 28801

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