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Mascot, Tennessee - Basic Facts

The Mascot Census Designated Place had a population of 2,405 as of July 1, 2015.

The primary coordinate point for Mascot is located at latitude 36.0687 and longitude -83.7639 in Knox County. The formal boundaries for the Mascot Census Designated Place (see map below) encompass a land area of 6.97 sq. miles and a water area of 0.22 sq. miles. Knox County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 863 feet.

The Mascot Census Designated Place (GNIS ID: 2403259) has a U1 Census Class Code which indicates a census designated place with an official federally recognized name. It also has a Functional Status Code of "S" which identifies a statistical entity.

The Mascot Census Designated Place is located within Commissioner District 8, a minor civil division (MCD) of Knox County.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Mascot population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2015.

Alternate Unofficial Names for Mascot: Meek.

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Mascot Census Designated Place, TN Boundary Map

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Mascot, TN Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2015)


Total Population 2,405
Population in Households 2,405
Population in Familes 1,968
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density1 346
Diversity Index2 17


Total Households 968
Average Household Size 2.48
Family Households 662
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 1,116 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 720 (64.5%)
Renter Occupied HU 248 (22.2%)
Vacant Housing Units 148 (13.3%)
Median Home Value $108,333
Average Home Value $138,193


Median Household Income $40,668
Average Household Income $49,213
Per Capita Income $19,702
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population -0.05% 0.18%
Households -0.06% 0.16%
Families -0.23% 0.06%
Median Household Income   4.26%
Per Capita Income   2.54%
1) Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
2) The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelyhood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.
Based on Census 2010 counts, the Diversity Index for the United States was 60.6 and it is expected to increase to 64.8 by July 1, 2018.


Mascot, TN - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Mascot to the other 428 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Tennessee by rank and percentile using July 1, 2015 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.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 173 60th
Population Density1 # 277 36th
Diversity Index2 # 213 50th
Median Household Income # 174 60th
Per Capita Income # 234 46th

Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Tennessee Census Data Comparison Tool.