Western Heights neighborhood in Knoxville, Tennessee (TN), 37921 detailed profile



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Area: 0.616 square miles

Population: 2,638

Population density:
Western Heights:

4,284 people per square mile
Knoxville:

1,978 people per square mile
House/condo value distribution in Western Heights in Knoxville, TN neighborhood, block, subdivision, or community

Races in Western Heights in Knoxville neighborhood in TN

Household income distribution in 2009 in Western Heights in Knoxville neighborhood in TN

Median household income in 2013:
Western Heights:

$19,238
Knoxville:

$35,254

Rent paid by renters in 2009 in Western Heights in Knoxville neighborhood in TN

Median rent in 2013:
Western Heights:

$327
Knoxville:

$608

Zip codes: 37921.

Males:

1,206
Females:

1,433
Median age:
Males:
This neighborhood:

35.2 years
Whole city:

31.6 years
Females:
This neighborhood:

35.4 years
Whole city:

34.3 years

Average household size:
Western Heights:

2.0 people
Knoxville:

2.2 people
Percentage of family households:
Western Heights:

47.7%
Knoxville:

38.0%
Percentage of married-couple families (among all households):
Here:

15.2%
Knoxville:

32.7%

Percentage of married-couple families with children (among all households):
Western Heights:

17.2%
Knoxville:

26.9%

Percentage of single-mother households (among all households):
Western Heights:

33.4%
Knoxville:

12.5%

Percentage of never married males 15 years old and over:
Western Heights:

21.4%
Knoxville:

19.5%

Percentage of never married females 15 years old and over:
Western Heights:

25.7%
city:

21.0%

Percentage of people that speak English not well or not at all:
Western Heights:

2.2%
Knoxville:

1.8%

Percentage of people born in this state:
Here:

84.1%
Knoxville:

64.1%

Percentage of people born in another U.S. state:
Western Heights:

12.0%
Knoxville:

28.0%

Percentage of native residents but born outside the U.S.:
Here:

1.3%
city:

1.1%

Percentage of foreign born residents:
Here:

2.5%
Knoxville:

6.7%

Educational Attainment (%)

Rooms in owner-occupied houses/condos in Western Heights:

  • 1 room: 0
  • 2 rooms: 0
  • 3 rooms: 36
  • 4 rooms: 50
  • 5 rooms: 152
  • 6 rooms: 130
  • 7 rooms: 21
  • 8 rooms: 17
  • 9+ rooms: 28

Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Western Heights:

  • 1 room: 148
  • 2 rooms: 80
  • 3 rooms: 101
  • 4 rooms: 225
  • 5 rooms: 424
  • 6 rooms: 129
  • 7 rooms: 58
  • 8 rooms: 3
  • 9+ rooms: 60

Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses and condos in Western Heights:

  • no bedroom: 0
  • 1 bedroom: 38
  • 2 bedrooms: 180
  • 3 bedrooms: 146
  • 4 bedrooms: 43
  • 5+ bedrooms: 31

Bedrooms in renter-occupied houses and condos in Western Heights:

  • no bedroom: 167
  • 1 bedroom: 124
  • 2 bedrooms: 351
  • 3 bedrooms: 432
  • 4 bedrooms: 80
  • 5+ bedrooms: 32
Average number of cars or other vehicles available in houses/condos:
This neighborhood:

1.3
Knoxville:

1.8

Average number of cars or other vehicles available in apartments:
Here:

0.8
city:

1.3

Percentage of units with a mortgage:
Western Heights:

49.1%
Knoxville:

64.1%

Average estimated value of detached houses in 2010 (53.6% of all units):
Western Heights:

$80,223
Knoxville:

$165,322

Owners and renters by unit type (%)

Year house built

  • 2005 or later: 90
  • 2000 to 2004: 47
  • 1990 to 1999: 80
  • 1980 to 1989: 139
  • 1970 to 1979: 411
  • 1960 to 1969: 265
  • 1950 to 1959: 214
  • 1940 to 1949: 138
  • 1939 or earlier: 247

City-data.com crime index for city in 2013 (higher means more crime):
City:

557.1
U.S. average:

244.1

Time Leaving Home for Work in Western Heights in Knoxville neighborhood in TN

Commute time to work in Western Heights in Knoxville neighborhood in TN


Occupations of males:

  • Percentage of males in management occupations (except farmers):
    Here:

    7.6%
    city:

    8.0%

  • Percentage of males in education, training, and library occupations:
    Here:

    14.5%
    city:

    4.5%

  • Percentage of males in sales and office occupations:
    Here:

    8.4%
    city:

    22.1%

  • Percentage of males in construction, extraction, and maintenance occupations:
    Here:

    32.8%
    city:

    9.7%

  • Percentage of males in transportation occupations:
    Here:

    2.8%
    city:

    5.3%

  • Percentage of males in material moving occupations:
    Here:

    31.4%
    city:

    4.2%


Occupations of females:

  • Percentage of females in business and financial operations occupations:
    Here:

    5.9%
    city:

    4.5%

  • Percentage of females in healthcare practitioners and technical occupations:
    Here:

    24.6%
    city:

    9.7%

  • Percentage of females in service occupations:
    Here:

    7.2%
    city:

    22.9%

  • Percentage of females in sales and office occupations:
    Here:

    56.9%
    city:

    33.4%

  • Percentage of females in material moving occupations:
    Here:

    5.3%
    city:

    0.6%


Education in this neighborhood (subdivision or community):

  • Percentage of people 3 years and older in K-12 schools:
    Western Heights:

    33.2%
    Knoxville:

    12.6%

  • Percentage of people 3 years and older in undgraduate colleges:
    Western Heights:

    4.5%
    Knoxville:

    11.9%

  • Percentage of people 3 years and older in grad. or professional schools:
    Western Heights:

    6.2%
    Knoxville:

    2.7%

  • Percentage of students K-12 enrolled in private schools:
    Western Heights:

    31.5%
    Knoxville:

    14.9%

Percentage of population below poverty level:
Western Heights:

77.2%
Knoxville:

26.1%

Median year owner moved in (as recorded in 2010):
Western Heights:

1998
Knoxville:

2002

Median year renter moved in (as recorded in 2010):
Western Heights:

2010
Knoxville:

2011

Percentage of married-couple families with both working:
Western Heights:

82.4%
Knoxville:

70.2%

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (84%)
  • Utility gas (7%)
  • No fuel used (4%)
  • Other fuel (3%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (1%)
  • Wood (1%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (1%)

Roads and streets:

Virginia Ave (Virginia Ave NW)

Length: 1.34 miles
Direction: SW-NE
Address range: 700 to 2299

Vermont Ave (Vermont Ave NW)

Length: 1.23 miles
Directions: N-S, SW-NE
Address range: 726 to 2299

Maryland Ave (Maryland Ave NW)

Length: 1.07 miles
Directions: N-S, SW-NE
Address range: 900 to 2199

Beaumont Ave

Length: 1.01 miles
Direction: E-W
Address range: 800 to 1935

Massachusetts Ave NW (Massachusetts Ave)

Length: 0.94 miles
Directions: E-W, N-S, SW-NE
Address range: 900 to 2299

W Oldham Ave

Length: 0.80 miles
Directions: E-W, N-S, SW-NE
Address range: 700 to 1607

Jourolman Ave

Length: 0.78 miles
Directions: E-W, N-S, SE-NW, SW-NE
Address range: 1200 to 1999

Elm St NW (Elm St)

Length: 0.62 miles
Directions: E-W, N-S, SE-NW, SW-NE
Address range: 1100 to 1899

Murphy Ave

Length: 0.56 miles
Directions: E-W, SE-NW
Address range: 700 to 999

W Scott Ave

Length: 0.50 miles
Directions: E-W, SW-NE
Address range: 700 to 1299

Sunrise St NW (Sunrise St)

Length: 0.48 miles
Direction: SE-NW
Address range: 1200 to 1799

McSpadden St

Length: 0.47 miles
Directions: N-S, SE-NW
Address range: 1300 to 1899

Lonsdale Pike

Length: 0.45 miles
Directions: E-W, N-S, SE-NW, SW-NE
Address range: 1820 to 2299

Bonnyman Dr NW

Length: 0.39 miles
Directions: E-W, SE-NW, SW-NE
Address range: 1100 to 1512

W Oak Hill Ave

Length: 0.38 miles
Direction: SW-NE
Address range: 700 to 999

Reed St (Reed St NW)

Length: 0.34 miles
Directions: E-W, N-S, SE-NW
Address range: 1100 to 1899

W Emerald Ave NW

Length: 0.34 miles
Directions: E-W, SW-NE
Address range: 700 to 999

Bowling Ave (Bowling Ave NW)

Length: 0.33 miles
Directions: E-W, SE-NW
Address range: 1900 to 2199

Belleaire Ave

Length: 0.32 miles
Direction: SW-NE
Address range: 700 to 999

Schofield St (Schofield St NW)

Length: 0.29 miles
Direction: SE-NW
Address range: 1900 to 2299

Iowa Ave

Length: 0.29 miles
Direction: SW-NE
Address range: 1300 to 1599

Keith Ave

Length: 0.29 miles
Direction: SW-NE
Address range: 1900 to 2249

Fort Promise Dr

Length: 0.25 miles
Directions: E-W, N-S, SE-NW, SW-NE
Address range: 100 to 1599

W Woodland Ave

Length: 0.25 miles
Directions: E-W, SW-NE
Address range: 700 to 999

Sidebrook Ave

Length: 0.23 miles
Directions: N-S, SW-NE
Address range: 700 to 999

Marion St NW

Length: 0.21 miles
Directions: N-S, SE-NW, SW-NE
Address range: 1700 to 1899

Drive One NW (Alliance Dr)

Length: 0.21 miles
Directions: E-W, N-S, SE-NW, SW-NE
Address range: 100 to 1399

Stair Ave NW

Length: 0.19 miles
Directions: E-W, SW-NE
Address range: 1300 to 1499

Better Tomorrow Dr (Drive Three NW)

Length: 0.18 miles
Directions: E-W, SE-NW, SW-NE
Address range: 146 to 1299

W Anderson Ave

Length: 0.15 miles
Directions: SE-NW, SW-NE
Address range: 700 to 899

Testerman Dr NW

Length: 0.11 miles
Direction: E-W
Address range: 2000 to 2099

McClellan St

Length: 0.10 miles
Direction: N-S
Address range: 2200 to 2299

Gordon St

Length: 0.10 miles
Direction: N-S
Address range: 2200 to 2299

Hawkins St

Length: 0.09 miles
Direction: E-W

Hooker St NW

Length: 0.08 miles
Direction: SE-NW

Hawkins St NW

Length: 0.08 miles
Directions: E-W, SE-NW
Address range: 2200 to 2299

Gordon St NW

Length: 0.08 miles
Direction: SE-NW
Address range: 2100 to 2199

Meade St NW

Length: 0.07 miles
Direction: SE-NW
Address range: 1900 to 1999

Hooker St

Length: 0.07 miles
Direction: SE-NW

Toms St NW

Length: 0.07 miles
Directions: N-S, SW-NE
Address range: 1700 to 1799

Jordan St NW

Length: 0.07 miles
Direction: N-S
Address range: 1700 to 1799

College St

Length: 0.07 miles
Direction: N-S
Address range: 1500 to 1599

Stonewall St

Length: 0.06 miles
Direction: N-S
Address range: 2300 to 2357

Burnside St

Length: 0.04 miles
Directions: SE-NW, SW-NE
Address range: 2300 to 2361

Bragg St NW

Length: 0.03 miles
Directions: E-W, SE-NW
Address range: 2300 to 2345

Marion St

Length: 0.03 miles
Direction: SE-NW

W Baxter Ave

Length: 0.03 miles
Direction: SW-NE
Address range: 816 to 906
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