Joelton is a very small town located in the state of Tennessee. With a population of 3,719 people and just one neighborhood, Joelton is the 156th largest community in Tennessee.
REAL ESTATE PRICES
Joelton real estate is some of the most expensive in Tennessee, although Joelton house values don’t compare to the most expensive real estate in the U.S.
OCCUPATIONS AND WORKFORCE
Joelton is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Joelton is a town of sales and office workers, managers and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Joelton who work in office and administrative support (18.95%), management occupations (14.03%) and sales jobs (10.92%).
One interesting thing about the economy is that relatively large numbers of people worked from their home: 9.94% of the workforce. While this number may seem small overall, as a fraction of the total workforce this is high compared to the rest of the county. These workers are often telecommuters who work in knowledge-based, white-collar professions. For example, Silicon Valley has large numbers of people who telecommute. Other at-home workers may be self-employed people who operate small businesses out of their homes.
SETTING & LIFESTYLE
The town is relatively quiet, having a combination of lower population density and few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. For example, Joelton has relatively fewer families with younger children, and/or college students. Combined, this makes Joelton a pretty quiet place to live overall. If you like quiet, you will probably enjoy it here.
One downside of living in Joelton is that it can take a long time to commute to work. In Joelton, the average commute to work is 30.64 minutes, which is quite a bit higher than the national average.
Joelton is a small town, and as such doesn’t have a public transit system that people use to get to and from their jobs every day.
In terms of college education, the citizens of Joelton rank slightly lower than the national average. 16.39% of adults 25 and older in Joelton have a bachelor’s degree or advanced degree, while 21.84% of adults have a 4-year degree or higher in the average American community.
The per capita income in Joelton in 2010 was $21,162, which is upper middle income relative to Tennessee, and middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $84,648 for a family of four. However, Joelton contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
The people who call Joelton home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Joelton residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Important ancestries of people in Joelton include Irish, German and English.
The most common language spoken in Joelton is English. Some people also speak Spanish.