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Johnson City, TN (Tennessee) Houses and Residents

Johnson City,TN index of house prices

Total population: 65,813 (Urban population: 54,240, Rural population: 1,083 (21 farm, 1,062 nonfarm))

Houses: 33,095 (29,071 occupied: 15,065 owner occupied, 14,006 renter occupied)

% of renters here:

48%
State:

35%

Housing density: 843 houses/condos per square mile

Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses and condos in 2016: $123,307.

Median contract rent in 2016: $363 (lower quartile is $275, upper quartile is $476)


Median rent asked for vacant for-rent units in 2016: $683


Median gross rent in Johnson City, TN in 2016: $438

Housing units in Johnson City with a mortgage: 9,433 (187 second mortgage, 841 home equity loan, 78 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 5,632

Median household income for houses/condos with a mortgage: $81,331

Median household income for apartments without a mortgage: $44,344

Median monthly housing costs: $739


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Johnson City, Tennessee Age and Sex of Residents
Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $171,500 (it was $95,300 in 2000)
Johnson City:

$171,500
Tennessee:

$157,700
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $119,900 - $271,400

Mean price in 2016:

Detached houses: $256,249
Here:

$256,249
State:

$216,477

Townhouses or other attached units: $199,707
Here:

$199,707
State:

$202,370

In 2-unit structures: $644,685
Here:

$644,685
State:

$153,786

In 3-to-4-unit structures: $130,606
Here:

$130,606
State:

$159,626

In 5-or-more-unit structures: $224,622
Here:

$224,622
State:

$230,713

Mobile homes: $57,788
Here:

$57,788
State:

$72,294
Median year house/condo built: 1978

Median year apartment built: 1985

Household type by relationship:

Households: 66,976
  • In family households: 47,738 (8,435 male householders, 9,007 female householders)
    11,996 spouses, 15,247 children (14,082 natural, 632 adopted, 533 stepchildren), 842 grandchildren, 397 brothers or sisters, 633 parents, 280 other relatives, 901 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 15,322 (5,074 male householders (3,981 living alone)), 6,555 female householders (4,916 living alone)), 3,693 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 3,916

Size of family households: 8,646 2-persons, 4,059 3-persons, 2,274 4-persons, 1,088 5-persons, 392 6-persons, 42 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 8,474 1-person, 2,357 2-persons, 252 3-persons, 184 4-persons, 60 5-persons, 31 6-persons.

7,181 married couples with children.
4,706 single-parent households (1,050 men, 3,656 women).

94.1% of residents of Johnson City speak English at home.
2.6% of residents speak Spanish at home (83% speak English very well, 11% speak English well, 5% speak English not well, 1% don't speak English at all).
1.4% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (76% speak English very well, 17% speak English well, 5% speak English not well, 2% don't speak English at all).
1.5% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (77% speak English very well, 20% speak English well, 3% speak English not well).
0.4% of residents speak other language at home (82% speak English very well, 11% speak English well, 7% speak English not well).

Foreign born population: 3,715 (5.5%)
(17.4% of them are naturalized citizens)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:

Here:

6.7
State:

6.4

Median number of rooms in apartments:

Here:

4.0
State:

4.5

Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses and condos in Johnson City, Tennessee:

  • 0no bedroom
  • 01 bedroom
  • 2,7722 bedrooms
  • 6,0473 bedrooms
  • 5,0514 bedrooms
  • 1,1955+ bedrooms
Note: State values scaled to Johnson City population

Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Johnson City, Tennessee:

  • 514no bedroom
  • 4,6261 bedroom
  • 5,6442 bedrooms
  • 2,5173 bedrooms
  • 6654 bedrooms
  • 405+ bedrooms
Note: State values scaled to Johnson City population
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Cars and other vehicles available in Johnson City in owner-occupied houses/condos:

  • 260no vehicle
  • 4,4451 vehicle
  • 6,5482 vehicles
  • 3,1203 vehicles
  • 5194 vehicles
  • 1735+ vehicles
Note: State values scaled to Johnson City population

Cars and other vehicles available in Johnson City in renter-occupied apartments

  • 2,560no vehicle
  • 6,8441 vehicle
  • 3,2982 vehicles
  • 9813 vehicles
  • 3234 vehicles
  • 05+ vehicles
Note: State values scaled to Johnson City population
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Johnson City, Tennessee:

  • 01 room
  • 02 rooms
  • 2813 rooms
  • 1,0564 rooms
  • 2,6465 rooms
  • 2,9416 rooms
  • 2,5527 rooms
  • 1,8538 rooms
  • 3,7369+ rooms
Note: State values scaled to Johnson City population

Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Johnson City, Tennessee:

  • 4811 room
  • 1,3242 rooms
  • 2,9523 rooms
  • 4,5904 rooms
  • 2,1905 rooms
  • 1,6736 rooms
  • 4927 rooms
  • 1918 rooms
  • 1139+ rooms
Note: State values scaled to Johnson City population

Year house built

Median 2016 house/condo value by year built ($)

Median house/condo value by year householder moved into unit ($)

Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders ($)

Owners and renters by unit type in %

  • Johnson City, TN household income distribution

  • Johnson City, TN household income distribution
  • 2,262Less than $10,000
  • 1,760$10,000 to $14,999
  • 1,860$15,000 to $19,999
  • 2,596$20,000 to $24,999
  • 1,819$25,000 to $29,999
  • 2,225$30,000 to $34,999
  • 1,772$35,000 to $39,999
  • 1,069$40,000 to $44,999
  • 1,154$45,000 to $49,999
  • 1,485$50,000 to $59,999
  • 2,859$60,000 to $74,999
  • 3,435$75,000 to $99,999
  • 2,206$100,000 to $124,999
  • 944$125,000 to $149,999
  • 794$150,000 to $199,999
  • 831$200,000 or more
  • Home value of owner-occupied houses in 2016 in Johnson City, TN

  • Home value of owner-occupied houses in 2016 in Johnson City, TN
  • 409Less than $10,000
  • 99$10,000 to $14,999
  • 157$20,000 to $24,999
  • 498$40,000 to $49,999
  • 106$50,000 to $59,999
  • 149$60,000 to $69,999
  • 772$70,000 to $79,999
  • 226$80,000 to $89,999
  • 241$90,000 to $99,999
  • 1,397$100,000 to $124,999
  • 1,885$125,000 to $149,999
  • 1,854$150,000 to $174,999
  • 887$175,000 to $199,999
  • 2,228$200,000 to $249,999
  • 913$250,000 to $299,999
  • 1,191$300,000 to $399,999
  • 1,004$400,000 to $499,999
  • 453$500,000 to $749,999
  • 458$750,000 to $999,999
  • 138$1,000,000 to $1,499,999
  • Rent paid by renters in 2016 in Johnson City, TN

  • Rent paid by renters in 2016 in Johnson City, TN
  • 446Less than $100
  • 37$100 to $149
  • 188$150 to $199
  • 415$200 to $249
  • 160$250 to $299
  • 658$300 to $349
  • 547$350 to $399
  • 741$400 to $449
  • 863$450 to $499
  • 2,007$500 to $549
  • 1,268$550 to $599
  • 966$600 to $649
  • 1,112$650 to $699
  • 1,024$700 to $749
  • 525$750 to $799
  • 615$800 to $899
  • 111$900 to $999
  • 530$1,000 to $1,249
  • 236$1,250 to $1,499
  • 73$1,500 to $1,999
  • 92$2,000 to $2,499
  • 293$3,500 or more
  • 1,099No cash rent

Year of entry for the foreign-born population

  • 1,1142010 or later
  • 9122000 to 2009
  • 5711990 to 1999
  • 3111980 to 1989
  • 1571970 to 1979
  • 250Before 1970
Note: State values scaled to Johnson City population
Johnson City commuting: travel time to work

Travel time to work (commute)

  • Less than 5 minutes: 948
  • 5 to 9 minutes: 5,020
  • 10 to 14 minutes: 7,936
  • 15 to 19 minutes: 5,671
  • 20 to 24 minutes: 3,717
  • 25 to 29 minutes: 1,231
  • 30 to 34 minutes: 3,685
  • 35 to 39 minutes: 125
  • 40 to 44 minutes: 622
  • 45 to 59 minutes: 1,121
  • 60 to 89 minutes: 183
  • 90 or more minutes: 458
Johnson City, TN Time Leaving Home for Work

Percentage of workers working in this county: 75.5%
Number of people working at home: 1,454 (4.7% of all workers)

Johnson City mode of transportation to work chart

Means of transportation to work

  • Drove a car alone: 49,064 (88%)
  • Carpooled: 3,290 (6%)
  • Bus or trolley bus: 179 (0%)
  • Subway or elevated: 8 (0%)
  • Railroad: 60 (0%)
  • Taxi: 1,048 (2%)
  • Bicycle: 91 (0%)
  • Walked: 571 (1%)
  • Worked at home: 1,454 (3%)

First ancestries reported:

 American: 10,644
 English: 4,424
 German: 3,170
 Irish: 2,358
 Scotch-Irish: 1,587
 Scottish: 928
 European: 926
 Liberian: 424
 Italian: 362
 British: 225
 Polish: 208
 Welsh: 204
 Dutch: 195
 African: 181
 Bahamian: 180
 Swedish: 158
 Iranian: 154
 French (except Basque): 152
 Scandinavian: 132
 Northern European: 95
 Canadian: 87
 Russian: 84
 Ethiopian: 60
 New Zealander: 55
 Jamaican: 53
 Egyptian: 38
 Celtic: 38
 Greek: 35
 Swiss: 33
 Norwegian: 32
 Hungarian: 31
 Eastern European: 31
 Portuguese: 28
 Lebanese: 27
 Slovak: 25
 Czech: 25
 Slavic: 23
 Czechoslovakian: 22
 French Canadian: 22
 Nigerian: 17
 Ukrainian: 17
 Brazilian: 16
 Danish: 15
 Luxemburger: 14
 Arab: 14
 Syrian: 14
 Iraqi: 12
 Ghanaian: 11
 Serbian: 10
 Belgian: 9
 Turkish: 9
 Finnish: 8
 Assyrian/Chaldean/Syriac: 8
 Australian: 7
 Pennsylvania German: 6
 Ugandan: 2

Most common places of birth for the foreign-born residents (%):

  • 19%Mexico
  • 9%India
  • 6%Korea
  • 4%China, excluding Hong Kong and Taiwan
  • 4%England
  • 4%Germany
  • 3%Liberia

Place of birth for U.S.-born residents:

  • This state: 35,922
  • Other state: 26,719
  • Northeast: 4,309
  • Midwest: 5,240
  • South: 14,031
  • West: 3,139

78% of Johnson City residents lived in the same house 1 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 36% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 75% lived in Tennessee.

Johnson City:

78.2%
State average:

85.8%

Education attainment for males 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 64
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 60
  • 5th and 6th grade: 342
  • 7th and 8th grade: 661
  • 9th grade: 356
  • 10th grade: 128
  • 11th grade: 568
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 179
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 4,443
  • Less than 1 year of college: 870
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 3,519
  • Associate degree: 1,560
  • Bachelor's degree: 5,024
  • Master's degree: 1,595
  • Professional school degree: 717
  • Doctorate degree: 530

Educational Attainment for Males (%)

Education attainment for females 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 76
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 188
  • 5th and 6th grade: 9
  • 7th and 8th grade: 354
  • 9th grade: 221
  • 10th grade: 407
  • 11th grade: 537
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 725
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 7,103
  • Less than 1 year of college: 1,193
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 3,155
  • Associate degree: 1,262
  • Bachelor's degree: 4,646
  • Master's degree: 3,041
  • Professional school degree: 532
  • Doctorate degree: 258

Educational Attainment for Females (%)

Class of Workers in 2016 (%)

  • Unemployment by race in 2016
  • Unemployment rate for White non-Hispanic residents
  • 6.4%Males
  • 6.0%Females
  • Unemployment rate for Black residents
  • 11.6%Males
  • 12.6%Females
  • Unemployment rate for Asian residents
  • 2.6%Females
  • Unemployment rate for two or more race residents
  • 14.2%Males
  • 12.4%Females
  • Unemployment rate for Hispanic or Latino residents
  • 1.0%Males
  • 5.7%Females
Johnson City marital status for males
Johnson City marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 17,556
  • One, attached: 984
  • Two: 2,100
  • 3 or 4: 2,038
  • 5 to 9: 4,017
  • 10 to 19: 2,799
  • 20 to 49: 1,245
  • 50 or more: 1,050
  • Mobile homes: 1,306

Median worth of mobile homes: $17,400

Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities in 2016: 0.2%

Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities in 2016: 1.5%

House/condo owner moved in on average 11 years ago

Renter moved in on average 1 years ago

Year Householders Moved Into Residence in Johnson City:

Most commonly used house heating fuel in Johnson City
Houses and condos Apartments
  • Electricity (60.6%)
  • Utility gas (38.0%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (0.9%)
  • Wood (0.4%)
  • No fuel used (0.3%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (0.2%)
  • Electricity (89.7%)
  • Utility gas (9.7%)
  • No fuel used (0.9%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (0.3%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (0.3%)

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 867
Here:

15.2%
Tennessee:

11.4%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 433
Here:

13.4%
Tennessee:

12.8%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 195
Here:

3.1%
Tennessee:

22.1%

School Enrollment by Level of School for Male Students (%)

School Enrollment by Level of School for Female Students (%)

Age and Sex of Sensory-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Physically-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Mentally-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Self-Care Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Go-Outside-Home Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Residents with Employment Disability (Noninstitutionalized)