Kingsport, Tennessee Houses for Sale

Kingsport can be found in the northeastern part of the state of Tennessee and a city in Sullivan County and is in the Holston River that is near the Virginia border and in the northeast part of Knoxville. The area where the present-day Kingsport was settled when the entrepreneur William King founded a boatyard along the river in the 1700s. The zone used to be a part of the short-lived State of Franklin during the 1780s. In 1864, a minor battle took place in the site during the American Civil War. Kingsport began to develop in 1910 after the railroad around 1910 brought the industry and commerce to the region, and the land was then purchased for a new town in 1916 by the Massachusetts city planner John Nolen.

Kingsport, TN Prices for Houses for Sale

330,094 +28%
259,963 +37%

Relative Price (per sqft.)


Listings of Kingsport Homes for Purchase

95 -24%
124 -14%

Market Duration of Homes Sold

28 +21%

Crime & Safety

Police Officers 112  
Police Civilians 40  
Total Arrests 2,285 (2020)
Total Incidents 5,369 (2020)
CrimeScore 58.43  
National Rank 4365th  
Statewide Rank 196th  

Local Statistics

Population 54,112 (0.00%)
House Size (sqft.) 1,872 (15.22%)

Criminal Offenses

Animal Cruelty 9
Arson 8
Assault Offenses 1,071
Bribery 1
Burglary/Breaking & Entering 279
Counterfeiting/Forgery 116
Destruction/Damage/Vandalism of Property 618
Drug/Narcotic Offenses 1,194
Embezzlement 10
Extortion/Blackmail 7
Fraud Offenses 463
Homicide Offenses 4
Kidnapping/Abduction 20
Larceny/Theft Offenses 1,889
Motor Vehicle Theft 290
Pornography/Obscene Material 58
Prostitution Offenses 3
Robbery 29
Sex Offenses 59
Sex Offenses, Non-forcible 6
Stolen Property Offenses 26
Weapon Law Violations 74

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