Population density (sq mi)1,7071,863167
Median age40.333.038.5
Male/Female ratio0.7:10.9:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)n/a42%57%
Families w/ Kids under 1838%42%41%
Speak Englishn/a92%93%
Speak Spanishn/a4%4%

Key findings

  • The population density in Oakwood is 8% lower than Knoxville
  • The median age in Oakwood is 22% higher than Knoxville
  • In Oakwood 80.08% of the population is White
  • In Oakwood 14.89% of the population is Black
  • In Oakwood 1.41% of the population is Asian

Compare Knoxville, TN Demographics


      Oakwood population breakdown by race

      American Indian0.00%0.43%0.29%
      Native Hawaiian0.00%0.10%0.05%
      Mixed race3.53%2.95%2.03%
      Other race0.09%1.46%1.38%
      In Oakwood, 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.

      Household income distribution

      Place of birth by citizenship

      Oakwood age breakdown

      Marital status

      Age of children in married couples

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