The City of Johnson City is the 9th largest city in Tennessee with a population of 66,020 as of July 1, 2017. Johnson City ranks in the upper quartile for Population Density when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in Tennessee. See peer rankings below.
The primary coordinate point for Johnson City is located at latitude 36.3423 and longitude -82.3809 in Washington County. The formal boundaries for the City of Johnson City (see map below) encompass a land area of 42.83 sq. miles and a water area of 0.31 sq. miles. Washington County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 1,634 feet.
While the primary coordinates for City of Johnson City are located in Washington County, it should be noted that the formal boundaries for this community also extend into Carter County, and Sullivan County.
The City of Johnson City (GNIS ID: 2404808) has a C1 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that does not serve as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.
Beneath the boundary map are tables with Johnson City population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2017.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Johnson City: Blue Plum Station, Haynesville, Johnsons Depot, Johnsons Tank.
|Population in Households||62,296|
|Population in Familes||44,312|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||3,724|
|Average Household Size||2.19|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||32,603 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||14,740 (45.2%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||13,729 (42.1%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||4,134 (12.7%)|
|Median Home Value||$172,840|
|Average Home Value||$211,773|
|Median Household Income||$42,030|
|Average Household Income||$63,653|
|Per Capita Income||$28,393|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||2.84%|
|Per Capita Income||2.77%|
The table below compares Johnson City to the other 427 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Tennessee by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.
|Total Population||# 9||98th|
|Population Density1||# 20||96th|
|Diversity Index2||# 110||74th|
|Median Household Income||# 179||58th|
|Per Capita Income||# 60||86th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Tennessee Census Data Comparison Tool.