Population density (sq mi)13,9145,513287
Median age32.532.940.6
Male/Female ratio0.8:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)n/a39%56%
Families w/ Kids under 1862%39%40%
Speak Englishn/a89%89%
Speak Spanishn/a2%5%

Key findings

  • The population density in Knoxville is 152% higher than Pittsburgh
  • The median age in Knoxville is 1% lower than Pittsburgh
  • In Knoxville 29.64% of the population is White
  • In Knoxville 57.34% of the population is Black
  • In Knoxville 7.17% of the population is Asian

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      Knoxville population breakdown by race

      American Indian0.00%0.18%0.20%
      Native Hawaiian0.00%0.04%0.03%
      Mixed race5.31%3.23%2.24%
      Other race0.55%0.48%1.98%
      In Knoxville, 2.8% 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

      Knoxville age breakdown

      Marital status

      Age of children in married couples

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