Knoxville Information

Knoxville Information

Travel info, sports, demographic data, and general statistics about the city of Knoxville, TN

General Knoxville Information

State: Tennessee

County: Knox County

Close cities: Heiskell, TN, Alcoa, TN, Tazewell, TN, Knoxville, TN, Eagleton Village, TN, Rockford, TN, Louisville, TN, Powell, TN

Knoxville Population (census data)
Total 183,546 (+4.6% since 2000)
Male 86,965 (47.4%)
Female 96,581 (52.6%)

Population Density: 1,981 people per sq. mile

Cost of Living Index: 82.5 (US Avg is 100)

Knoxville Elevation: 889 feet above sea level

Land Area: 92.7 square miles

Median Household Income: $34,185

Zip Codes: 37921, 37950, 37914, 37912, 37923, 37932, 37918, 37916, 37934, 37933, 37922, 37901, 37929, 37919, 37931, 37998, 37938, 37930, 37924, 37995, 37928, 37997, 37920, 37909, 37940, 37915, 37917, 37939, 37927, 37902, 37996, and 37990.

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Knoxville Demographic Data

Ethnic Information:
  • White Non-Hispanic (79.0%)
  • Black (16.2%)
  • Two or more races (1.6%)
  • Hispanic (1.6%)
  • American Indian (0.9%)
  • Other race (0.7%)
Ancestry Information:
  • United States (13.3%)
  • English (10.2%)
  • German (10.0%)
  • Irish (9.9%)
  • Scotch-Irish (3.9%)
  • Scottish (2.5%)
Foriegn Born: 5,248 people (2.9%)
  • Asia (42.9%)
  • Europe (32.1%)
  • Latin America (25.0%)

Local Knoxville Sports Teams

Major League Baseball: Atlanta Braves, Cincinnati Reds
NFL Football: Tennessee Titans, Atlanta Falcons
NBA Basketball: Memphis Grizzlies, Atlanta Hawks
NHL Hockey: Nashville Predators
NCAA Sports: University of Tennessee, Tennessee Technological University

Knoxville School Information

High Schools
Austin East High/Magnet School (2800 Ml King, Jr Avenue, Knoxville, TN, 37914 - Knox County School District District)
Austin-East Magnet High School AOF (2800 Martin Luther King Avenue, Knoxville, TN, 37914 - Knox County Public Schools District)
Austin-East Magnet High School AOIT (2800 Martin Luther King Avenue, Knoxville, TN, 37914 - Knox County Public Schools District)
Bearden High School (8352 Kingston Parkway, Knoxville, TN, 37919 - Knox County School District District)
Central High School (5321 Jacksboro Parkway, Knoxville, TN, 37918 - Knox County School District District)
Farragut High School (11237 Kingston Parkway, Knoxville, TN, 37922 - Knox County School District District)
Fulton High School (2509 Broadway, Knoxville, TN, 37917 - Knox County School District District)
Halls High School (4317 East Emory Road, Knoxville, TN, 37938 - Knox County School District District)
Karns High School (2710 Byington Solway Road, Knoxville, TN, 37931 - Knox County School District District)
Knoxville Adult Evening High School (101 East 5th Avenue, Knoxville, TN, 37917 - Knox County School District District)
South Doyle High School (2020 Tipton Sta Road, Knoxville, TN, 37920 - Knox County School District District)
West High School (3326 Sutherland Avenue, Knoxville, TN, 37919 - Knox County School District District)
Middle Schools
Bearden Middle School (1000 Francis Road, Knoxville, TN, 37909 - Knox County School District District)
Cedar Bluff Middle School (707 North Cedar Bluff Road, Knoxville, TN, 37923 - Knox County School District District)
Farragut Middle School (200 West End Avenue, Knoxville, TN, 37922 - Knox County School District District)
Gresham Middle School (500 Gresham Road, Knoxville, TN, 37918 - Knox County School District District)
Halls Middle School (4317 East Emory Road, Knoxville, TN, 37938 - Knox County School District District)
Holston Middle School (600 Chilhowee Drive, Knoxville, TN, 37914 - Knox County School District District)
Karns Middle School (2925 Gray Hendrix Road, Knoxville, TN, 37931 - Knox County School District District)
Northwest Middle School (5301 Pleasant Ridge Road, Knoxville, TN, 37912 - Knox County School District District)
South Doyle Middle School (3900 Decatur Road, Knoxville, TN, 37920 - Knox County School District District)
Vine Middle / Magnet (1807 Martin Luther King Jr Avenue, Knoxville, TN, 37915 - Knox County School District District)
West Valley Middle School (9118 George Williams Road, Knoxville, TN, 37919 - Knox County School District District)
Whittle Springs Middle School (2700 White Oak Lane, Knoxville, TN, 37917 - Knox County School District District)
Elementary Schools
A L Lotts Elementary (9320 Westland Drive, Knoxville, TN, 37922 - Knox County School District District)
Adrian Burnett Elementary School (4521 Browns Gap Road, Knoxville, TN, 37918 - Knox County School District District)
Amherst Elementary School (7201 Ball Camp Parkway, Knoxville, TN, 37931 - Knox County School District District)
Bearden Elementary School (5717 Kingston Parkway, Knoxville, TN, 37919 - Knox County School District District)
Beaumont Elementary/Magnet School (1211 Beaumont Avenue, Knoxville, TN, 37921 - Knox County School District District)
Belle Morris Elementary School (2308 Washington Parkway, Knoxville, TN, 37917 - Knox County School District District)
Blue Grass Elementary School (8901 Blue Grass Road, Knoxville, TN, 37922 - Knox County School District District)
Brickey McCloud Elementary School (1810 Dry Gap Road, Knoxville, TN, 37918 - Knox County School District District)
Christenberry Elementary School (927 Oglewood, Knoxville, TN, 37917 - Knox County School District District)
Dogwood Elementary (705 Tipton Avenue, Knoxville, TN, 37920 - Knox County School District District)
Fountain City Elementary (2910 Montbelle Drive, Knoxville, TN, 37918 - Knox County School District District)
Gap Creek Elementary School (1920 Kimberlin Heights Road, Knoxville, TN, 37920 - Knox County School District District)
Halls Elementary School (7502 Andersonville Parkway, Knoxville, TN, 37938 - Knox County School District District)
Hardin Valley Elementary (11445 Hardin Valley Road, Knoxville, TN, 37932 - Knox County School District District)
Inskip Elementary School (4701 High School Street, Knoxville, TN, 37912 - Knox County School District District)
Karns Elementary School (8108 Beaver Ridge Road, Knoxville, TN, 37931 - Knox County School District District)
Lonsdale Elementary School (1317 Louisiana Avenue, Knoxville, TN, 37921 - Knox County School District District)
Maynard Elementary School (737 College Street, Knoxville, TN, 37921 - Knox County School District District)
Mooreland Heights Elementary (5315 Magazine Road, Knoxville, TN, 37920 - Knox County School District District)
Mount Olive Elementary School (2507 Maryville Parkway South W, Knoxville, TN, 37920 - Knox County School District District)
New Hopewell Elementary School (757 Kimberlin Hgts Road, Knoxville, TN, 37920 - Knox County School District District)
Norwood Elementary School (1909 Merchants Drive, Knoxville, TN, 37912 - Knox County School District District)
Pleasant Ridge Elementary (3013 Walnoaks Road, Knoxville, TN, 37921 - Knox County School District District)
Pond Gap Elementary School (1400 Hollywood Drive, Knoxville, TN, 37919 - Knox County School District District)
Ritta Elementary School (6228 Washington Parkway, Knoxville, TN, 37918 - Knox County School District District)
Rocky Hill Elementary School (1200 Morrell Road, Knoxville, TN, 37919 - Knox County School District District)
Sarah Moore Greene Elementary / Magnet (3001 Brooks Road, Knoxville, TN, 37914 - Knox County School District District)
Sequoyah Elementary School (942 Southgate Road, Knoxville, TN, 37919 - Knox County School District District)
Shannondale Elementary School (5316 Shannondale Road, Knoxville, TN, 37918 - Knox County School District District)
South Knoxville Elementary (801 Sevier Avenue, Knoxville, TN, 37920 - Knox County School District District)
Spring Hill Elementary (4711 Mildred Drive, Knoxville, TN, 37914 - Knox County School District District)
Sterchi Elementary School (900 Oaklett Drive, Knoxville, TN, 37912 - Knox County School District District)
West Haven Elementary School (3620 Sisk Road, Knoxville, TN, 37921 - Knox County School District District)
West Hills Elementary School (409 Vanosdale Road, Knoxville, TN, 37919 - Knox County School District District)
West View Elementary School (1714 Mingle Avenue, Knoxville, TN, 37921 - Knox County School District District)
Other/Private Schools
Ball Camp Primary School (9801 Middlebrook Parkway, Knoxville, TN, 37931 - Knox County School District District)
Bonny Kate Elementaryf School (7608 Martin Mill Parkway, Knoxville, TN, 37920 - Knox County School District District)
Cedar Bluff Intermediate (709 North Cedar Bluff Road, Knoxville, TN, 37923 - Knox County School District District)
Cedar Bluff Primary School (705 North Cedar Bluff Road, Knoxville, TN, 37923 - Knox County School District District)
Chilhowee Intermediate (5005 Asheville Highway, Knoxville, TN, 37914 - Knox County School District District)
Fair Garden Family / Community Center (400 Fern Street, Knoxville, TN, 37914 - Knox County School District District)
Farragut Intermediate (208 West End Avenue, Knoxville, TN, 37922 - Knox County School District District)
Farragut Primary School (509 N Campbell Sta Road, Knoxville, TN, 37922 - Knox County School District District)
Green Magnet Math And Science Academy (800 Townview Drive, Knoxville, TN, 37915 - Knox County School District District)
Knox Adaptive Education Center (5719 Kingston Parkway, Knoxville, TN, 37919 - Knox County School District District)
Richard Yoakley Alternative Center (4415 Washington Parkway, Knoxville, TN, 37917 - Knox County School District District)
Ridgedale Alternative School (4600 Ridgedale Road, Knoxville, TN, 37921 - Knox County School District District)
Sam E. Hill Family / Community Center (1725 Delaware Avenue, Knoxville, TN, 37921 - Knox County School District District)
Sunnyview Primary School (412 Bagwell Road, Knoxville, TN, 37924 - Knox County School District District)
The Center School (101 East Fifth Avenue, Knoxville, TN, 37917 - Knox County School District District)

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