Living in Elizabethton, TN

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Updated: 2020-03-11

Elizabethton SnackAbility

4
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
6/10
Housing
5
Affordability
6
Diversity
6
Safety
4
Amenities
8.5
Education
6
Commute
8.5

Elizabethton, TN Crime Report

742
Total Crimes
5,433.1
Total Crimes / 100k People
111.54%
Above National Average

Elizabethton, TN Cost Of Living

87
Elizabethton's Overall Cost Of Living
0.9x
Lower Than The National Average

Elizabethton, Tennessee Info Snack

Elizabethton is a city in, and the county seat of Carter County, Tennessee, United States. Elizabethton is the historical site of the first independent American government (known as the Watauga Association, created in 1772) located west of both the Eastern Continental Divide and the original Thirteen Colonies.
Population
13,555
Unemployment
5.0%
Poverty
21.4%
Median Home
$122,500
Median Income
$36,174
Median Rent
$627

Elizabethton, TN Photos

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Rankings for Elizabethton in Tennessee

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Map Of Elizabethton, TN

Population over time in Elizabethton

Year Population % Change
2017 13,555 -1.7%
2016 13,796 -1.5%
2015 14,012 -0.3%
2014 14,058 -1.8%
2013 14,322 0.0%
2012 14,318 0.6%
2011 14,228 -0.0%
2010 14,235 -0.5%
2009 14,306 -
Crime/100k Elizabethton TN USA
Violent Crime 454.0 623.7 368.9
Murder 0.0 7.4 5.0
Robbery 58.6 106.2 86.2
Aggravated Assault 395.4 468.5 246.8
Property Crime 4979.1 2825.4 2199.5
Burglary 886.0 489.4 376.0
Larceny 3734.3 2034.1 1594.6
Car Theft 358.8 301.9 228.9

Race / Ethnicity in Elizabethton

White
90.0% (12,198)
African American
4.8% (657)
American Indian
0.2% (24)
Asian
0.3% (36)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
0.9% (120)
Hispanic
3.8% (520)
Race Elizabethton TN USA
White 90.0% 74.0% 61.1%
African American 4.8% 16.6% 12.3%
American Indian 0.2% 0.2% 0.7%
Asian 0.3% 1.7% 5.4%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Two Or More 0.9% 1.9% 2.4%
Hispanic 3.8% 5.3% 17.8%

Household Income For Elizabethton, Tennessee

Less than $10,000
12.0% (162,939)
$10,000 to $14,999
5.4% (72,723)
$15,000 to $24,999
15.6% (211,921)
$25,000 to $34,999
15.1% (205,174)
$35,000 to $49,999
18.5% (250,407)
$50,000 to $74,999
16.2% (218,919)
$75,000 to $99,999
7.8% (105,960)
$100,000 to $149,999
6.1% (82,719)
$150,000 to $199,999
1.2% (16,743)
$200,000 or more
2.1% (27,989)
Income Elizabethton TN USA
Less than $10,000 12.0% 7.4% 6.3%
$10,000 to $14,999 5.4% 5.5% 4.6%
$15,000 to $24,999 15.6% 11.2% 9.3%
$25,000 to $34,999 15.1% 10.8% 9.3%
$35,000 to $49,999 18.5% 14.3% 12.6%
$50,000 to $74,999 16.2% 18.4% 17.5%
$75,000 to $99,999 7.8% 11.9% 12.5%
$100,000 to $149,999 6.1% 12.0% 14.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 1.2% 4.3% 6.3%
$200,000 or more 2.1% 4.3% 7.0%

Gender in Elizabethton

Female
52.6% (7,124)
Male
47.4% (6,430)
Gender Elizabethton TN USA
Female 52.6% 51.2% 50.8%
Male 47.4% 48.8% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Elizabethton for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
7.0% (948)
9-12th Grade
9.0% (1,219)
High School / GED
34.0% (4,608)
Some College
23.0% (3,117)
Associate's Degree
7.0% (948)
Bachelor's Degree
12.0% (1,626)
Master's Degree
6.0% (813)
Professional Degree
1.0% (135)
Doctorate Degree
1.0% (135)
Education Elizabethton TN USA
< 9th Grade 7.0% 5.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 9.0% 8.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 34.0% 32.0% 27.0%
Some College 23.0% 21.0% 21.0%
Associate's Degree 7.0% 7.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 12.0% 17.0% 19.0%
Master's Degree 6.0% 7.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 1.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.0% 1.0% 1.0%

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