Johnson City, TN

66,976 Population
42.8 square miles 1,527.5 people per square mile

Census data: ACS 2016 5-year unless noted

 

 People

Percent of State Population
1.0%
was 1.0%
Ranked 9th Highest in TN
Population Density
1,527.5
US 88.8 people/sq mile
Dependency Ratio
42.8%
was 47.5%
US Population Dependency Ratio is 49.7
Percent Foreign Born
5.5%
was 4.4%
Ranked 6th Highest in TN
Percent Under 18
18.2%
was 18.3%
Ranked 8th Highest in TN
Percent 65 and Over
15.5%
was 17.4%
Ranked 2nd Highest in TN

 Economics

Unemployment Rate
3.4
was 5.9
Ranked 10th Lowest in TN
Percent Living in Poverty
19.3%
was 22.5%
Ranked 5th Lowest in TN
Median Household Income
$40,370
was $40,481
Ranked 6th Highest in TN
Gini Income Distribution
 
47.1
57
US Gini Index is 42.0

 Safety

Homicides per 100,000
6
was 3.1
 
Violent Crimes per 100,000
346.5
was 457.4
 
Property Crimes per 100,000
3,714.1
was 3,961.3
 

 Housing

Total Housing Units
33,095
was 32,107
Ranked 7th Highest in TN
Median Rent
$663
was $714
Ranked 9th Highest in TN
Total Building Permits
530
was 309
 
Occupied Housing Units
29,071
was 28,201
 
Homeownership Rate
51.8%
was 55.7%
Ranked 7th Highest in TN
Single Family Building Permits
162
was 131
 
Residential Units Per Sq Mile
769.8
was 747.5
Ranked 4th Highest in TN
Rental Vacancy Rate
22.3%
was 23.8%
Ranked 5th Highest in TN
Multifamily Building Permits
368
was 178
 
Persons Per Dwelling Unit
2.2
was 2.2
Ranked 9th Highest in TN
Building Permits per 1000 Housing Units
16.7
 
Building Permits per 1000 Residents
8.1
 

 Health

Percent with Insurance Under 18
99.1%
was 95.9%
Ranked 1st Highest in TN
Percent with Insurance 18 to 64
88.5%
Ranked 3rd Highest in TN
Percent with Insurance Over 65
99.5%
was 100%
Ranked 3rd Highest in TN

 Education

Percent with High School Diploma or Higher
89.0%
was 91.0%
Ranked 4th Highest in TN
Percent with Bachelors Degree or Higher
36.9%
was 40.3%
Ranked 4th Highest in TN

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