StatisticFort SandersKnoxvilleTennessee
Population5,198183,9276,833,174
Population density (sq mi)6,8651,863167
Median age21.533.038.5
Male/Female ratio1.0:10.9:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)n/a42%57%
Families w/ Kids under 1824%42%41%
Speak Englishn/a92%93%
Speak Spanishn/a4%4%

Key findings

  • The population density in Fort Sanders is 268% higher than Knoxville
  • The median age in Fort Sanders is 35% lower than Knoxville
  • In Fort Sanders 81.30% of the population is White
  • In Fort Sanders 10.04% of the population is Black
  • In Fort Sanders 2.79% of the population is Asian

Compare Knoxville, TN Demographics

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      Fort Sanders population breakdown by race

      RaceFort SandersKnoxvilleTennessee
      White81.30%75.25%77.84%
      Black10.04%17.89%16.81%
      Asian2.79%1.91%1.61%
      American Indian0.18%0.43%0.29%
      Native Hawaiian0.15%0.10%0.05%
      Mixed race4.49%2.95%2.03%
      Other race1.04%1.46%1.38%
      In Fort Sanders, 4.9% of people are of Hispanic or Latino origin.
      Please note: Hispanics may be of any race, so also are included in any/all of the applicable race categories above.

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      Source: The Fort Sanders, Knoxville, TN demographics data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).