Kingsport Population Statistics

Source & Methodology

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:   American Community Survey, U.S. Bureau of the Census, U.S. Department of Education, 50 state departments of education, U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, Federal Bureau of Investigation, 18,000+ local law enforcement agencies, Federal Housing Finance Agency, U.S. Geological Service, National Agricultural Statistics Service.

Date(s) & Update Frequency:   2019 (latest available). Updated annually. Please note: Unemployment data updated August 2021.

Methodology:   Unlike standardly available Census demographics, NeighborhoodScout uses dozens of custom models to transform 8.5 million raw demographic data elements from government sources into proprietary indices and insights…. Read more about Scout's Demographic Data

Kingsport Population & Age Distribution

 

Total Population
54,127

Age

Under 5 Years:
5.5%
5 - 17:
14.7%
18 - 24:
6.9%
25 - 34:
12.6%
35 - 54:
23.5%
55 - 64:
13.5%
Over 65 Years:
23.3%

Educational Attainment of Adults

 
Attending College
3.7%
3.7%
High School Graduates
88.2%
88.2%
College Graduated
27.1%
27.1%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Income

 

Per capita Income

Kingsport
$30,740
$30,740
USA
$34,103
$34,103

Median household income

Kingsport
$42,856
$42,856
USA
$62,843
$62,843

Individuals Below Poverty Level:
18.9%

Employment Industries in Kingsport

 
Manufacturing
17.0%
17.0%
Healthcare
16.1%
16.1%
Retail
12.0%
12.0%
Accommodation
9.7%
9.7%
Education
8.7%
8.7%
Other
6.6%
6.6%
Construction
6.3%
6.3%
Administration
4.4%
4.4%
Finance
3.7%
3.7%
Professional, scientific, and technical services
3.1%
3.1%
Transportation
3.1%
3.1%
Public Service
2.5%
2.5%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Race & Ethnic Diversity

 
White
89.9%
89.9%
Black or African American
3.5%
3.5%
Other Race / Two or More Races
2.9%
2.9%
Hispanic or Latino (Of Any Race)
2.3%
2.3%
Asian
1.2%
1.2%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islanders
0.2%
0.2%
American Indian and Alaska Native
0.1%
0.1%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Ancestries & Languages Spoken

 

Ancestry (Top 20)

German
11.8%
11.8%
Irish
11.3%
11.3%
English
11.0%
11.0%
Scots-Irish
3.9%
3.9%
Scottish
3.1%
3.1%
Italian
2.7%
2.7%
European
2.6%
2.6%
French
1.4%
1.4%
Polish
1.4%
1.4%
Dutch
1.1%
1.1%
British
0.7%
0.7%
Norwegian
0.4%
0.4%
Swedish
0.4%
0.4%
Greek
0.3%
0.3%
Welsh
0.3%
0.3%
Eastern European
0.2%
0.2%
Pennsylvania German
0.2%
0.2%
Hungarian
0.2%
0.2%
French Canadian
0.2%
0.2%
African
0.1%
0.1%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Languages Spoken (Top 20)

English
96.7%
96.7%
Spanish
1.7%
1.7%
Chinese
0.7%
0.7%
Tagalog
0.2%
0.2%
German/Yiddish
0.1%
0.1%
Vietnamese
0.1%
0.1%
African languages
0.1%
0.1%
Native American languages
0.1%
0.1%
Russian
0.1%
0.1%
French
0.1%
0.1%
Arabic
0.0%
0.0%
Hungarian
0.0%
0.0%
Navajo
0.0%
0.0%
Pacific Island languages
0.0%
0.0%
Other Asian languages
0.0%
0.0%
Laotian
0.0%
0.0%
Thai
0.0%
0.0%
Miao/Hmong
0.0%
0.0%
Mon-Khmer (Cambodian)
0.0%
0.0%
Korean
0.0%
0.0%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Foreign Born Kingsport Residents:
2.4%