Baxter is a very small town located in the state of Tennessee. With a population of 1,384 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Baxter is the 281st largest community in Tennessee.
Unlike some towns, Baxter isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Baxter are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Baxter is a town of service providers, sales and office workers, and construction workers and builders. There are especially a lot of people living in Baxter who work in office and administrative support (15.73%), healthcare suport services (10.48%), and sales jobs (7.66%).
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, Baxter has relatively fewer families with younger children, and/or college students. Combined, this makes Baxter a pretty quiet place to live overall. If you like quiet, you will probably enjoy it here.
Baxter 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 Baxter rank slightly lower than the national average. 13.31% of adults 25 and older in Baxter 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 Baxter in 2010 was $15,892, which is low income relative to Tennessee and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $63,568 for a family of four.
The people who call Baxter home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Baxter residents report their race to be White. Important ancestries of people in Baxter include Irish, German, Scottish, and French .
The most common language spoken in Baxter is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and African languages.