Tazewell Information

Tazewell Information

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

General Tazewell Information

State: Tennessee

County: Claiborne County

Close cities: Harrogate-Shawanee, TN, Cumberland Gap, TN, Washburn, TN, Arthur, TN, Thorn Hill, TN, Harrogate, TN, Sneedville, TN, New Tazewell, TN

Tazewell Population (census data)
Total 2,145 (-1.2% since 2000)
Male 968 (45.1%)
Female 1,177 (54.9%)

Population Density: 491 people per sq. mile

Cost of Living Index: 81.3 (US Avg is 100)

Tazewell Elevation: 1,350 feet above sea level

Land Area: 4.36 square miles

Median Household Income: $25,637

Zip Codes: 37879.

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Tazewell Demographic Data

Ethnic Information:
  • White Non-Hispanic (93.3%)
  • Black (4.0%)
  • American Indian (1.0%)
  • Two or more races (0.9%)
  • Hispanic (0.7%)
Ancestry Information:
  • United States (18.3%)
  • Irish (13.1%)
  • English (7.9%)
  • German (4.4%)
  • Scotch-Irish (3.6%)
  • French (3.2%)

Local Tazewell Sports Teams

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

Tazewell School Information

High Schools
Claiborne Adult High School (1802 Main Street, Tazewell, TN, 37879 - Claiborne County School District District)
Middle Schools
Solders Memorial Middle School (1510 Legion Street, Tazewell, TN, 37879 - Claiborne County School District District)
Elementary Schools
Springdale Elementary School (1915 Highway 25 E South, Tazewell, TN, 37879 - Claiborne County School District District)
Other/Private Schools
The Renaissance Center (1325 Claiborne Street, Tazewell, TN, 37879 - Claiborne County School District District)

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