StatisticOld CityKnoxvilleTennessee
Population density (sq mi)2111,863167
Median age31.433.038.5
Male/Female ratio1.4:10.9:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)n/a42%57%
Families w/ Kids under 1832%42%41%
Speak Englishn/a92%93%
Speak Spanishn/a4%4%

Key findings

  • The population density in Old City is 89% lower than Knoxville
  • The median age in Old City is 5% lower than Knoxville
  • In Old City 82.43% of the population is White
  • In Old City 8.83% of the population is Black
  • In Old City 2.58% of the population is Asian

Compare Knoxville, TN Demographics


      Old City population breakdown by race

      RaceOld CityKnoxvilleTennessee
      American Indian0.00%0.43%0.29%
      Native Hawaiian0.00%0.10%0.05%
      Mixed race3.80%2.95%2.03%
      Other race2.36%1.46%1.38%
      In Old City, 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

      Old City age breakdown

      Marital status

      Age of children in married couples

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