Knoxville, Tennessee Houses for Sale

Knoxville is located in the Tennessee Valley and is primarily nestled in the Great Smoky Mountains. The arrival of the railroad system to the city in 1855 has led to Knoxville’s economic boom. Residents and visitors can enjoy cheering for the various sports teams. The city’s residents are fairly young, wherein part of the chunk’s population are college students, wherein almost a quarter of the numbers are younger than 20, as well as young professionals and young families who take residence in Knoxville. Residents enjoy a low cost of living, which is evidenced by its reasonable utility, housing, and transportation costs. Knoxville’s cost of a home and its average monthly housing ent are relatively below compared to those in the larger metro areas.

Knoxville, TN Prices for Houses for Sale

496,481 +11%
432,078 +15%

Relative Price (per sqft.)


Listings of Knoxville Homes for Purchase

573 +33%
916 +14%

Market Duration of Homes Sold

28 -26%

Crime & Safety

Police Officers 371  
Police Civilians 124  
Total Arrests 5,418 (2020)
Total Incidents 15,475 (2020)
CrimeScore 50.60  
National Rank 4190th  
Statewide Rank 182nd  

Local Statistics

Population 190,223 (0.01%)
House Size (sqft.) 2,007 (-2.18%)

Criminal Offenses

Animal Cruelty 27
Arson 14
Assault Offenses 3,759
Bribery 1
Burglary/Breaking & Entering 1,069
Counterfeiting/Forgery 125
Destruction/Damage/Vandalism of Property 1,539
Drug/Narcotic Offenses 2,296
Embezzlement 48
Extortion/Blackmail 11
Fraud Offenses 514
Homicide Offenses 34
Kidnapping/Abduction 38
Larceny/Theft Offenses 5,900
Motor Vehicle Theft 1,127
Pornography/Obscene Material 9
Prostitution Offenses 10
Robbery 242
Sex Offenses 188
Sex Offenses, Non-forcible 16
Stolen Property Offenses 78
Weapon Law Violations 212

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